2017 (Labor Law) Bar Exam Questions: Question 6

[Answer/discuss the question below, or see 2017 bar exam Labor Law Instructions; 2016 Labor Law and Social Legislation Questions: 12345789101112, and 13; See also 2017 Bar Exam: Information, Discussions, Tips, Questions and Results]

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A.

One of Pacific Airline’s policies was to hire only single applicants as flight attendants, and considered as automatically resigned the flight attendants at the moment they got married. Is the policy valid? Explain your answer. (2.5%)

B.

Tarcisio was employed as operations manager and received a monthly salary of P25,000.00 through his payroll account with DB Bank. He obtained a loan from Roberto to purchase a car. Tarcisio failed to pay Roberto when the loan fell due. Roberto sued to collect, and moved to garnish Tarcisio’s payroll account. The latter vigorously objected and argued that salaries were exempt from garnishment. Is Tarcisio correct? Explain your answer. (3%)

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