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What is a GAG Order pertaining to the Quo Warranto case of ABS-CBN?

Requested on the Supreme Court upon ABS-CBN’s conquest with its outstanding Quo Warranto case with the Office of the Solicitor’s General. On Tuesday the highest lawyer seeks to plea “very urgent motion” asking the high court to issue prohibiting another person to act ABS-CBN’s behalf. Continue reading What is a GAG Order pertaining to the Quo Warranto case of ABS-CBN?

WHAT ARE MIRANDA RIGHTS AND HOW IT STARTED

Miranda Rights is a constitutional privilege and must be performed during an arrest. The accused has the right to remain silent and can request a legal counsel on his behalf. Anything he says can be used against him. If he cannot provide an attorney he will be given one. Continue reading WHAT ARE MIRANDA RIGHTS AND HOW IT STARTED

May “the power to tax” be delegated to the local government units?

(Board of Assessment Appeals of Laguna v. CTA 8 scra 224) Yes. In the absence of constitutional provision, “the power to tax may still be delegated to local government units in accordance with the well-settled doctrine that the power to create local government units by implication confers upon it the power to tax.” So even if no constitutional provision exists, local government units still possess the power to tax. Continue reading May “the power to tax” be delegated to the local government units?

Non-delegation of the power to tax under the Philippine Taxation Law

(Abakada Guro Party List v. Ermita [469 SCRA 1,122,123-124]) The Supreme Court sustained the constitutionality of R.A. 9337 authorizing the President to increase the VAT rate from 10% to 12% effective January 1, 2006 upon recommendation of the Secretary of Finance on the existence of either of the two conditions. RATIO:AS TO DELEGATION OF POWER: No, there is no undue delegation of legislative power but only of the discretion as to the execution of a law. This is constitutionally permissible. Congress does not abdicate its functions or unduly delegate power when it describes what job must be done, who must … Continue reading Non-delegation of the power to tax under the Philippine Taxation Law

BAR EXAMINATIONS labor law 2014-2017

November 5, 2017 2:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. INSTRUCTIONS 1. This Questionnaire contains nine (9) pages. Check and make sure that your Questionnaire has the correct number of pages. You may write on your Questionnaire as you answer the questions. Read each question very carefully and write your answers in your Bar Examination Notebook in the same order of the questions. Answer the essay questions legibly, clearly, and concisely. Write your answers only on the front of every page of your Notebook. If the front pages are not sufficient, continue at the back of the first page and so on. … Continue reading BAR EXAMINATIONS labor law 2014-2017

BAR EXAMINATIONS REMEDIAL LAW 2014-2017

2017 BAR EXAMINATIONS REMEDIAL LAW November 26, 2017 8:00 A.M. – 12:00 N.N. INSTRUCTIONS 1. This Questionnaire contains ten (10) pages. Check and make sure that your Questionnaire has the correct number of pages. You may write on your Questionnaire as you answer the questions. Read each question very carefully and write your answers in your Bar Examination Notebook in the same order of the questions. Answer the essay questions legibly, clearly, and concisely. Write your answers only on the front. of every page of your Notebook. If the front pages are not sufficient, continue at the back of the … Continue reading BAR EXAMINATIONS REMEDIAL LAW 2014-2017

BAR EXAMINATIONS CRIMINAL LAW 2014-2017

2017 BAR EXAMINATIONS CRIMINAL LAW November 19, 2017 2:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. INSTRUCTIONS 1. This Questionnaire contains nine (9) pages. Check and make sure that your Questionnaire has the correct number of pages. You may write on your Questionnaire as you answer the questions. Read each question very carefully and write your answers in your Bar Examination Notebook in the same order of the questions. Answer the essay questions legibly, clearly, and concisely. Write your answers only on the front of every page of your Notebook. If the front pages are not sufficient, continue at the back of the … Continue reading BAR EXAMINATIONS CRIMINAL LAW 2014-2017

BAR EXAMINATIONS CIVIL LAW 2014-2017

2017 BAR EXAMINATIONS CIVIL LAW November 12, 2017 8:00 A.M. – 12:00 N.N. INSTRUCTIONS 1. This Questionnaire contains nine (9) pages. Check and make sure that your Questionnaire has the correct number of pages. You may write on your Questionnaire as you answer the questions. Read each question very carefully and write your answers in your Bar Examination Notebook in the same order of the questions. Answer the essay questions legibly, clearly, and concisely. Write your answers only on the front of every page of your Notebook. If the front pages are not sufficient, continue at the back of the … Continue reading BAR EXAMINATIONS CIVIL LAW 2014-2017

BAR Q AND A: (2014-2017) TAX

2017 BAR EXAMINATIONS TAXATION LAW November 12, 2017 2:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. INSTRUCTIONS 1. This Questionnaire contains ten (10) pages. Check and make sure that your Questionnaire has the correct number of pages. You may write on your Questionnaire as you answer the questions. Read each question very carefully and write your answers in your Bar Examination Notebook in the same order of the questions. Answer the essay questions legibly, clearly, and concisely. Write your answers only on the front of every page of your Notebook. If the front pages are not sufficient, continue at the back of the … Continue reading BAR Q AND A: (2014-2017) TAX