1997 RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE, AS AMENDED (RULES 1-71, RULES OF COURT) EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 1997 Per Resolution of the Supreme Court in Bar Matter No. 803 Adopted in Baguio City on April 8, 1997 RULES OF COURT Pursuant to the provisions of section 5 (5) of Article VIII of the Constitution, the Supreme Court… Read More 1997 RULES OF CIVIL PROCEDURE, AS AMENDED
The 1997 Revised Rules on Civil Procedure The table provides the links that will bring you to the main contents of LawPhil for your easy reference. Rule 1 General Provision Rule 2 Cause of Action Rule 3 Parties to Civil Actions Rule 4 Venue of Actions Rule 5 Uniform Procedure in Trial Courts Rule 6… Read More The 1997 Revised Rules on Civil Procedure
We have recently observed Davao Mayor, Rudy Duterte, the strongest candidate in the upcoming May 09 election, use the expression “putang-ina (mo)” consistently as if it is part of his natural repertoire. Many people have questioned whether or not the aforementioned expression he consistently uses is immoral or even defamatory against persons. In the contemplation of… Read More Imprisonment by uttering “putang-ina mo?”
“Mors omnia solvi” As a general rule, both criminal and civil cases against him are expected be dismissed. Death dissolves all things. The Revised Penal Code, under Article 89 (1): “By the death of the convict, as to the personal penalties; and as to pecuniary penalties, liability therefor is extinguished only when the death of the… Read More What will happen to Justice Corona’s cases?
In consideration of Senator Trillanes’ accusations against Mayor Duterte (nor President-elect), let us first familiarize ourselves with the 61-year old “BANK SECRECY LAW,” also known as “R.A. 1405.” Section 1 thereof provides: SECTION 1. It is hereby declared to be the policy of the Government to give encouragement to the people to deposit their money… Read More Duterte-Trillanes-BPI hoolabaloo: Basics of Bank Secrecy Law
May this blog be filled with positive energy and be filled with bright, informative, intelligent contents. Let this blog be a hub for higher learning, inspiration and positive outcomes both to the author/s and readers.… Read More A Primer