PROBLEMS AREAS IN LEGAL ETHICS
by Atty. Editha Arciaga-Santos
A View on Lawsuits:
Lawsuits: A method of collecting half the debt by collecting twice the payment. Ralph
What kind of lawyer should one be?
I am not angry. I am irate. I am foaming in th
LABOR LAW AND SOCIAL LEGISLATION
2015 BAR EXAMINATIONS
I. Fundamental Principles and Policies
A. Constitutional provisions
1. Article II, Secs. 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 18, 20.
2. Article III, Secs. 1, 4, 7, 8, 10, 16, 18(2).
3. Article XIII, Secs. 1,
2015 BAR EXAMINATIONS
I. Letters of Credit
A. Definition and Nature of Letter of Credit
B. Parties to a Letter of Credit
1. Rights and Obligations of Parties
C. Basic Principles of Letter of Credit
1. Doctrine of Independence
JURISDICTION OF THE COURTS
JURISDICTION OF THE SUPREME COURT
1. ORIGINAL jurisdiction over cases involving ambassadors, other public ministers and
prohibition, mandamus, quo
warranto and habeas
corpus(concurrent with RTC
CONFLICTS OF LAW
like decide PRELIMINARILY a given
controversy involving a foreign factor
Legal Problem Involving a Foreign
A Filipino gets married in China to a
lovely, sexy female from Mexico, the
following questions may righ
Primary Concern of Parties in a Contract of
1. Estimation of risk whether or not the
insurer will assume the risk, and if he does, for
how much premium;
2. Limitation of risk how much is the insurer
liable to pay;
BOOK III. TITLE IV.
SUCCESSION CASE ASSIGNMENTS JUNE 17, 2015 (WEDNESDAY)
CHAPTER 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS (ARTS. 774-782)
1. Succession (Art. 774)
2. Decedent/Testator (Art. 775)
3. Heir/legatee/devisee (Art. 782)
Bases/Reasons for S
LECTURES ON HUMAN RIGHTS
COMPILED BY: ATTY. RAUL B.
Definition of Human Rights
Human Rights refer to the basic
Why Are Human Rights Important?
Every person benefits from human rights.
Human rights give people the freedom to choose
how they wish
NAPOCOR vs. City of Cabanatuan
City of Cabanatuan filed a collection suit against NAPOCOR, a government-owned and controlled
corporation demanding that the latter pay the assessed franchise tax due, plus surcharge and interest. It
alleged that N
Amount owed to a CREDITOR for delivered goods or completed services.
Claim against a DEBTOR for an uncollected amount, generally from a
completed transaction of sales or services rendered.