Manila, 4 August 2021 - On 27 July 2021, Quisumbing Torres' Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) industry group hosted a virtual event on Modern Workforce Transformation.

Gil Zerrudo, partner and co-head of the firm's TMT group, emphasized that employers tasked to create a fit-for-purpose workforce while protecting business interests require knowledge across many areas of regulation, including employment, remuneration and benefits, mobility, data privacy/protection, tax and protection of confidential information/trade secrets.

During the session, our speakers tackled the most frequently asked questions on setting up the modern workforce and workplace. Discussion topics included:

  • Vaccine-related policies
  • Borders and immigration points
  • Return-to-the-workplace guidelines
  • Work-from-home protocols
  • Protection of confidential information/trade secrets
  • Antitrust and competition considerations

Lawyers across different practice areas participated in the session: