8 months DOLE to elevate case against PLDT to the Supreme Court MB
By Erma Edera The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) will elevate to the Supreme Court its pending case on its regularization order against PLDT after the Court of Appeals (CA) junked their motion for reconsideration. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III(ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./Presidential Photo / MANILA BULLETIN) “We have already requested the office of the Solicitor General to file the appropriate pleadings with the Supreme Court,” Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III said. In their pleading to the SC, Bello said they will maintain that 7,344 contractual employees covered by their orders were deployed by illegitimate service contractors. Once the ... more