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MTF Updates – DOLE Labor Advisory No. 17 dated May 18, 2020

Dear Valued Clients and Friends,

We are sending to you a copy of Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) Labor Advisory No. 17 dated May 18, 2020, providing for the guidelines on employment preservation upon resumption of business operation.

The DOLE encourages employers to adopt work-from-home or implement a telecommuting arrangement. The employers may also use alternative work schemes or flexible work arrangements while the Public Health Crisis exist.

Employers and employees may agree voluntarily and in writing to temporarily adjust employees’ wage and wage-related benefits. Employees who are separated from employment due to authorized cause shall be entitled to the final pay pursuant to Labor Advisory No. 6, series of 2020.

Should you have questions on the above article, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Thank you,
Mata-Perez, Tamayo & Francisco

May 19, 2020

DOLE Labor Advisory No. 17

Contact Information

Our office address:

15/f Unit A. ACT Tower, H.V. Dela Costa St.
Salcedo Village, Makati City 1227 Philippines

Telefax: +632 831-1297

Telephone: +632 808-5375 • +632 815-0069



Euney Marie J. Mata-Perez

Mark Anthony P. Tamayo

Gerardo Maximo V. Francisco