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Drivers get P857-M SAP aid: DSWD

Aug 15, 2020

MANILA – Social Welfare Secretary Rolando Bautista on Friday clarified that his department did not overlook the drivers' sector in providing aid under the government’s social amelioration program (SAP) ...Read more


Source: https://www.pna.gov.ph/articles/1112342

Settling the estate of the deceased

Aug 14, 2020

Death is a reality of life and a fact of our mortality. We Christians believe that we come to life with nothing and die with nothing. While the deceased leaves his mortal body, the material things that he acquired during his lifetime are not left wit...Read more


Source: https://manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/footnotes-by-tranquil-g-s-salvador-iii/331363/settling-the-estate-of-the-deceased.html

How Much Support Should a Parent Give his Child?

Aug 14, 2020

Children are precious gifts to any family.  However, not all families are ideal. Some children are left to the care of one parent. Despite the varying family structures, one thing is certain and cons...Read more


Source: https://ndvlaw.com/how-much-support-should-a-parent-give-his-child/

Protecting credit card users

Aug 14, 2020

A credit card owner and millions of others contribute to a global billion-dollar industry. It comes as no surprise that the use of credit card has gained popularity in the Philippines even among young, inexperienced cardholders. But as most indiscriminate s...Read more


Source: https://www.divinalaw.com/protecting-credit-card-users/

Bar Matter No. 3490: Regionalization of the Next Bar Exam

Aug 13, 2020

Bar Matter No. 3490 was released today, August 13, 2020, by the Supreme Court for the Regionalization of the next Bar Examinations....Read more


Source: http://sc.judiciary.gov.ph/12625/

DOJ confirms death of exec tagged in Wirecard mess

Aug 13, 2020

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, August 13) — The Department of Jus...Read more


Source: https://www.cnnphilippines.com/business/2020/8/13/Wirecard-Christopher-Reinhard-Bauer-died-in-PH.html

GMA7 buys back PDRs

Aug 11, 2020

GMA Network Inc. is buying back its Philippine Depositary Receipts (PDR) in a preemptive bid to protect its foreign investors. ...Read more


Source: https://business.inquirer.net/305062/gma7-buys-back-pdrs

Virtual Notarization

Aug 11, 2020

Going through reportedly the world’s longest lockdown because of COVID-...Read more


Source: https://accralaw.com/virtual-notarization/

IBP urges public to report 'fake' lawyers

Aug 10, 2020

The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) on Monday encouraged the public to report to the organization or law enforcement agencies persons misrepresenting the...Read more


Source: https://www.gmanetwork.com/news/news/nation/750573/ibp-urges-public-to-report-fake-lawyers/story/

Patients not prisoners

Aug 10, 2020

As the Philippines continues to be on community quarantine, Filipinos wrestle with a host of problems that come with the COVID-19 pandemic, not the least of which is hospitalization cost....Read more


Source: https://www.divinalaw.com/patients-not-prisoners/

Ejectment: a quick legal process

Aug 07, 2020

Everyone wants a roof, whether owned or rented, over their heads. Having a place to stay in, no matter how small, is every man’s modest dream. In fact, in my generation, it is the pride of the head of the family to be able to provide food, clothing...Read more


Source: https://manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/footnotes-by-tranquil-g-s-salvador-iii/330709/ejectment-a-quick-legal-process.html

Lien and encumbrances

Aug 05, 2020

Dear PAO,I am reviewing the draft Contract to Sell that my seller was proposing for approval. I noticed the word...Read more


Source: https://www.manilatimes.net/2020/08/05/legal-advice/dearpao/lien-and-encumbrances/750910/

Government won’t restrain free expression – Palace

Aug 04, 2020

Malacañang assured on Tuesday the government will not suppress the right to free speech of citizens online....Read more


Source: https://ptvnews.ph/government-wont-restrain-free-expression-palace/

QC re-imposes liquor ban

Aug 04, 2020

Quezon City has issued Executive Order No. 35 returning the liquor ban in the city until August 18 due to the Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine....Read more


Source: https://ptvnews.ph/qc-re-imposes-liquor-ban/

Notarization through Videoconferencing During the Quarantine

Aug 04, 2020

On 14 July 2020, the Philippine Supreme Court issued A.M. No. 20-07-04-SC known as the 2020 Rules on Remote Notarization of Paper Documents (“RON Rules”) which became effective 15 days after its publi...Read more


Source: https://ndvlaw.com/notarization-through-videoconferencing-during-the-quarantine/