Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez
Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez
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President Duterte's many unfinished businesses
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 23, 2021 - 12:00am
The day millions of Filipinos voted for Rodrigo Duterte over Mar Roxas, Jojo Binay, Grace Poe, and Miriam Defensor Santiago was on April 24, 2016 in the last of the three presidential debates held in the University...
Do we want another six years under Duterte?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 22, 2021 - 12:00am
The lines I used to hear from my birdie in Malacañang is that the president is tired in the palace and cannot wait until he leaves office and go home to Davao.
PDP-Laban about to burst into fragments
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 21, 2021 - 12:00am
Those who do not learn from the mistakes of the past are bound to repeat them.
Exciting political realignments to watch
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 20, 2021 - 12:00am
While the nation is in the thick of the war against COVID-19, the camps of the presidential hopefuls cannot be derailed in their many preparations for the 2022 national derby.
What our politicians today can learn from Dr. Jose Rizal?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 19, 2021 - 12:00am
Today happens to be the 160th birth anniversary of the greatest Malayan who ever lived, Dr. Jose Mercado Rizal Alonso y Realonda.
1Sambayan’s grand event a grand dud
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 17, 2021 - 12:00am
With due respect to its honorable organizers, that June 12, supposedly grand event organized by retired senior associate Justice Tony Carpio, retired DFA Secretary Tony del Rosario, and retired Supreme Court Justice...
Premature campaigning not a crime in the Philippines?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 16, 2021 - 12:00am
As of today, many traditional politicians and even non-trapos, are already campaigning, one way or another, even using the community pantry or social media as partisan campaign platforms But my “cousin”...
What now, Pacquiao, quo vadis Bongbong?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 15, 2021 - 12:00am
The problem with a multi-titled world boxing champion, doubling as politician on the side, is perhaps falsely assuming that running for president of the Philippines is as simple as knocking out a Juan Miguel Marquez,...
Bravo to Governor Gwen for standing up against Imperial Manila
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 14, 2021 - 12:00am
This is a late accolade and this is not being “sipsip”.
What is freedom without food, justice without jobs?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 13, 2021 - 12:00am
Yesterday, we celebrated Freedom Day, and many Filipino people asked themselves whether they are really free.
Which is the correct Independence Day, June 12 or July 4?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 12, 2021 - 12:00am
From July 4, 1946, the Philippines celebrated Independence Day every July 4. Effective August 4, 1964, the celebration was shifted to June 12 by virtue of Proclamation 4166, issued by President Diosdado Macapag...
The differences among freedom, liberty, and independence
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 11, 2021 - 12:00am
Is the Philippines an independent state? Are the Filipino people truly free? Are the Filipinos genuinely enjoying the liberties of a sovereign people?
Great to be of service to the IBP Cebu City Chapter
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 10, 2021 - 12:00am
Lawyers are the most pressured professionals all the time and in all jurisdictions.
Resignation and abandonment are not illegal dismissals
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 9, 2021 - 12:00am
There are many Filipino employees, and I bewail this practice, who tender their resignation or who just walk away and never return to their work, despite repeated orders by the management.
May employees be dismissed for uttering offensive words?
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 7, 2021 - 12:00am
The answer is yes, as a general rule.
Insubordination: Man’s original sin, employees’ worst offense
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 6, 2021 - 12:00am
The fall of every employee from the grace usually bestowed by employers at the start of the employment relationship usually takes place when he begins to disobey the instructions of his employer and superiors.
Employers must pay complete wages and benefits
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 5, 2021 - 12:00am
The contract between employers and employees is a simple covenant, whereby the worker obligates himself to perform the job according to the standards set forth by the employer, and the latter accepts the obligation...
Rampant labor problems in construction industry
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 4, 2021 - 12:00am
Managing construction companies requires not only good faith but also compliance with all labor laws.
Many times employers have won their labor cases
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 3, 2021 - 12:00am
It is entirely wrong to conclude that all labor cases are won by the workers.
Controlling jurisprudence on illegal dismissals of OFWs
by Atty. Josephus B. Jimenez - June 2, 2021 - 12:00am
The Supreme Court has declared as unconstitutional not just once but twice two legislative enactments or insertions by Congress limiting backwages for illegally dismissed OFWs to only three months, instead of full...
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