Tuesday, July 15, 2003

What employers should know

Let me give you a perspective on what The E-Commerce Law or Republic Act 8792 is all about. This law was signed last June 14, 2000. You can view a copy of it at the DigitalFilipino site.

What the E-Commerce Law does is empower all existing laws by recognizing their electronic counterpart. A promise-to-pay note sent through a text message can be considered a promissory note, and so is an order confirmation sent through such medium. A few months back, it was also proven that sexual harassment can take place by using modern technologies and be penalized.

For the full story, read it HERE.