SyCipLaw Bulletin # 11: Enhanced Community Quarantine Extended until April 30; Bayanihan Act IRRs

The Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) over Luzon has been extended until 11:59 PM of April 30, 2020. This is pursuant to the Memorandum issued on April 7, 2020 by the Executive Secretary. The ECQ period was initially from March 17…

SyCipLaw Bulletin # 5: Labor, Immigration, and Ports Authority Released Issuances Relating to the COVID-19 Pandemic

A. National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) Temporarily Suspends Work The NLRC issued NLRC COVID-19 Advisory No. 5 dated March 17, 2020 [1]which provides that during the effectivity of the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) over Luzon from (March 17, 2020 to 12 midnight of April…