AI, Employee Privacy and COVID-19

AI, Employee Privacy and COVID-19

For more than a year now, the current COVID-19 pandemic has affected “how we do things” in all aspects of our lives. Apart from “shocking” our health systems, this pandemic forced companies to adapt in order to survive, drastically changing working arrangements....
No Vaccine, No Work

No Vaccine, No Work

It was reported in the news recently, that CNN in New York, USA fired three employees who violated company policy by reporting for work unvaccinated against the COVID-19 virus1. Jeff Zucker, CNN chief, was reported to have said that CNN has a zero-tolerance policy on...

In Memoriam – Jefferson M. Marquez

ACCRALAW mourns the untimely demise of Jefferson M. Marquez, Senior Partner of ACCRALAW and Resident Partner of the Firm’s Cebu Branch. Jeff was a leading labor and employment law practitioner and commended by the different business organizations in Cebu such as the...
Understanding NFTs as Virtual Assets

Understanding NFTs as Virtual Assets

Play-to-Earn games have been gaining traction recently. With popular games like Axie Infinity and My Defi Pet, users are drawn to the unique selling proposition that one can earn money as they play. In a nutshell, Play-to-Earn games involve the use of Non-Fungible...