Eric Recalde’s Talk on the PEACe Bonds

ACCRALAW offers a formal training program for its young lawyers. The Quality Circle, the committee tasked to implement the Firm’s training program, organizes monthly seminars on different topics of interest. Last 21 September 2021, Partner Eric R. Recalde lectured on...
Changing Measures: The Dawn of a New Age

Changing Measures: The Dawn of a New Age

No person shall be deprived of his life, liberty, or property without due process of law1. This was guaranteed by no less than the Constitution – our fundamental law, in its mission to find a striking balance between the immense powers of the State on one hand, and an...
Workers’ Rights in the Gig Economy

Workers’ Rights in the Gig Economy

The gig economy involves work done in digital labor platforms which includes both web-based platforms, where work is outsourced through an open call to a geographically dispersed crowd (crowdwork), and through location-based apps (work on-demand via apps) which...

ACCRALAW’s A-Listed Lawyers

The Asia Business Law Journal published The A List, which is its list of the Philippines’ Top 100 Lawyers. Included in this list are the following ACCRALAW lawyers: Avelino V. Cruz Emerico O. De Guzman Alex Ferdinand S. Fider Judy Hao Victor P. Lazatin Francisco Ed....

A Bar Methods Lecture for New Recruits

To date, ACCRALAW has hired 45 associates who are scheduled to join the Firm after they take the 2020/2021 Bar Examinations.  The Firm’s Managing Partner, Emerico O. De Guzman, Co-Managing Partner, Patricia-Ann T. Prodigalidad, and Hiring Partner, Ana Teresa Lourdes...

Chambers Employment 2021 Global Practice Guide

ACCRALAW contributed the Philippine chapter of Chambers Global Practice Guide on Employment Law. Emerico O. De Guzman, Clarence Darrow C. Valdecantos, Joy Anne C. Leong-Pambid, and Gilyen Ezra Marie L. Li wrote the chapter. They discussed the important changes in...