The 2009-2010 edition of The Labor Code of the Philippines and Its Implementing Rules and Regulations with appendices of the latest Department of Labor and Employment issuances and recent laws is now off the press.
Copies of the new edition are available at the leading book stores in the country.
Important appendices are the dissertation “Flight Attendants and Stewards Association v. Philippine Airlines: Revisiting Rules on Retrenchment and Termination for Authorized Causes” by Atty. Francis V. Sobreviñas, a professorial lecturer at the University of the Philippines College of Law; “Abstracts of Selected Supreme Court Decisions in Labor Law” by Atty. Vicente B. Foz, publisher-editor of the book under the business name “Philippine Law Gazette;” and “Answers to Questions on Employee Status, Wages, Benefits and Related Issues,” employer-employee queries to the Bureau of Working Conditions (BWC) and responses by Director Brenda L. Villafuerte.