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The Remedies of Law and Jurisprudence on Illegally Dismissed Employees

       This research dwells on a legal analysis of law and jurisprudence affecting employees who were dismissed illegally albeit in violation of the 1987 Philippine Constitution, The Labor Code of the Philippines and existing jurisprudence.             This research speaks on the relationship between an employee and an employer who signed a contract. Such […]

Elegado vs. Court of Tax Appeals, G.R. No. L-68385 May 12, 1989 – a case digest

Facts: On March 14, 1976, Warren Taylor Graham, an American national formerly resident in the Philippines, died in Oregon, U.S.A.  As he left certain shares of stock in the Philippines, his son, Ward Graham, filed an estate tax return on September 16, 1976, with the Philippine Revenue Representative in San Francisco, U.S.A. in the amount […]

Macadangdang vs. Court of Appeals; G.R. No. L-49542 September 12, 1980 – a case digest

This petition for review seeks to set aside the decision of the Court of Appeals (CA) in CA-G.R. No. 54618-R which reversed the decision of the Court of First Instance of Davao, Branch IX dismissing the action for recognition and support filed by respondent Elizabeth Mejias against petitioner Antonio Macadangdang, and which found minor Rolando […]

Co Giok Lun vs. Jose Co; G.R. No. 184454, August 3, 2011 – a case digest

Facts: The case involves two lots allegedly co-owned by two brothers, petitioner Co Giok Lun (Lun) and Co Bon Fieng (Fieng), and the father of respondent Jose Co (Co). The lots are situated in Sorsogon province, one in the town of Gubat and the other in the town of Barcelona. The Gubat property was allegedly […]