4 months Labor Code amended to allow 100 percent of service charges to go to employees MB
By Genalyn Kabiling A law providing the 100 percent distribution of the service charges collected by hotels, restaurants, and other establishments to covered employees has been signed by President Duterte. President Rodrigo Roa (ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) Republic Act No. 11360 amended the Labor Code to allow the full distribution of the service charge to employees in the hospitality industry. The Labor Code previously stated that service charges collected by hotels, restaurants and other establishments must be distributed at 85 percent to employees and 15 percent to the management. “All service charges collected by hotels, restaurants and ... more