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06 March 2020 by
M&A transactions whose definitive agreements are executed on or after 1 March 2020 will be subject to mandatory notification to the PCC if they meet the new thresholds of PhP 6 billion for the Size of Party test, and PhP 2.4 billion for the Size of Transaction test.
06 March 2020 by
The Supreme Court recently issued amendments to the Rules of Civil Procedure and the Revised Rules on Evidence (collectively, the "Revised Rules"). The Revised Rules will take effect on 1 May 2020. Like the earlier released Revised Guidelines on Continuous Trial of Criminal Cases, the Revised Rules are intended to expedite civil and criminal litigations and, to this end, streamline the litigation process.
29 February 2020 by
Many of us believe access to justice is a given in Hong Kong, yet this is not always the case. A case in point is a migrant domestic worker (“MDW”) who is unfairly dismissed and has to pursue his/her claim before the Labour Tribunal and/or the Small Claims Tribunal.
28 November 2019 by
The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has issued a decision on its first case on abuse of dominance. Abuse of dominance is a violation of Section 15 of the Philippine Competition Act (PCA).
28 September 2019 by
The nominations for the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2019 have been announced (please scroll down for the full list). On November 13, Asia's leading female lawyers will gather at the Island Shangri-La in Hong Kong to celebrate the achievements of women in the legal profession.
20 September 2019 by
The winners for the fifth annual Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Awards have been announced
04 September 2019 by
In the recently released 2019 Global Innovation Index (“GII”) report, the Philippines saw a notable 19-place leap from the 73rd spot in 2018 to 54th this year.
09 August 2019 by
LES Philippines is the local Society of LES International, a worldwide federation of professionals involved in the transfer of technology, industrial property, and intellectual property rights.
08 August 2019 by
The Philippines recently passed three new laws to assist micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and start-ups
22 July 2019 by
In the Philippines, a business owner may engage people to perform work either by entering into employment relationships or by contracting out the work to be performed.