Paid leave during presidential elections.
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Paid leave during presidential elections.

Dear Clients and Friends: ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS informs you that pursuant to Article 113 of the Electoral Code, all employers that have employees selected and appointed by the Supreme Electoral Tribunal as members of the Vote Recipient Boards, must grant them a paid leave during the trainings and the performance of their duties on...

On January 28, 2019January 28, 2019by
Income tax Exemption for year-end bonuses in 2018
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Income tax Exemption for year-end bonuses in 2018

Dear Clients and Friends: ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS, informs you that on October 24, 2018 the Legislative Assembly at its plenary session approved Decree number 160, which temporary provisions exempt from withholding and payment of income tax the year-end bonuses received by workers in accordance with the Labor Code and the...

On November 19, 2018November 19, 2018by
Upcoming National Holiday in El Salvador on November 2nd, 2018
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Upcoming National Holiday in El Salvador on November 2nd, 2018

Dear Clients and Friends: ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS reminds you that pursuant to Article 190 of the Labor Code, the 2nd of November of each year is established as paid holiday leave, applicable to the employees of the public and private sectors in order to commemorate the “All Souls’ Day”. In this regard, employees working...

On October 30, 2018October 30, 2018by
Yearbook 2019/2020 A global guide for practitioners
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Yearbook 2019/2020 A global guide for practitioners

  ‘This article first appeared in World Trademark Review Yearbook 2019/2020, a supplement to World Trademark Review, published by Globe Business Media Group – IP Division. To view the guide in full, please go to www.WorldTrademarkReview.com.’ BY: JOSE ROBERTO ROMERO MENA. 

On October 4, 2018October 4, 2018by
40 DECADES OF EXCELLENCE
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40 DECADES OF EXCELLENCE

“We are celebrating our first forty years since the day when we founded our firm. This event fills us with great satisfaction and gives us a huge impetus to move forward, with new purposes, renewed courage and innovative ideas that will result in better methods, innovative ways that integrate our team. Today ROMERO PINEDA is...

On September 17, 2018September 17, 2018by
Upcoming National Holiday on September 15, 2018
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Upcoming National Holiday on September 15, 2018

  Dear Clients and Friends: ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS reminds you that pursuant to Article 190 of the Labor Code, the 15th of September of each year is established as paid holiday leave, applicable to the employees of the public and private sectors in order to commemorate the “Independence Day”. In this regard, employees working...

On September 13, 2018September 13, 2018by
Upcoming National Holiday on August, 2018.
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Upcoming National Holiday on August, 2018.

ROMERO PINEDA  reminds you that pursuant to Article 190 of the Labor Code, August 6th of each year is established as paid holiday leave, applicable to the employees of the public and private sectors to commemorate the Divine Savior of the World. In addition, the 3rd and 5th of August are established as paid holidays...

On July 24, 2018July 24, 2018by
APPROVAL OF LABOR STABILITY FOR WOMEN AFTER MATERNITY LEAVE
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APPROVAL OF LABOR STABILITY FOR WOMEN AFTER MATERNITY LEAVE

ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS informs you that on June 28, 2018 the Legislative Assembly at its plenary session approved reforms to the Labor Code to guarantee labor stability for female employees beyond the maternity leave. The reform of Article 113 of the Labor Code extended the labor stability, establishing that from the beginning of the...

On July 3, 2018July 3, 2018by
” New procedures on the platform of the National Drugs Bureau”
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” New procedures on the platform of the National Drugs Bureau”

The National Drugs Bureau in its modernization process is implementing the systematization of applications for registration of pharmaceutical, cosmetic and hygienic products, joining some other procedures that were already performed in the platform of the authority. As of Monday, June 11, this new modality may be used for the registration applications of Pharmaceutical, Cosmetic and...

On June 11, 2018June 11, 2018by
Approval of Law to install and maintain nurseries for employee’s children.
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Approval of Law to install and maintain nurseries for employee’s children.

ROMERO PINEDA & ASOCIADOS informs you that May 31, 2018, the Legislative Assembly at its plenary session approved the “Special law for the regulation and installation of nurseries for employee´s children”. The Law was approved based on the constitutional mandate established in Article 42, second paragraph of the Constitution of El Salvador, in force since...

On June 8, 2018June 12, 2018by