The Firm is at the forefront of one of the most exciting global trends as it applies to the Philippines. Considered as one of the bright spots for foreign investors, the Philippines is one of the top three locations in the world for outsourced services, the other two being India and China. These include business process outsourcing, medical transcriptions, outsourced financial research and contact centers.
The Firm advises its outsourcing clients in the review of service agreements, the formulation of service level agreements, and the various ways to respond to a request for proposal. We advise clients in the structuring of outsourcing joint ventures with their foreign clients. We assisted an 800-seat outsourced service provider in the acquisition of local equipment through various innovative means, including lease-to-own and equipment lease agreements. We have extensive knowledge in the various laws and regulations on Information Technology (IT) enabled enterprises so as to maximize their tax and other fiscal incentives.