Motorcycle Taxis are Here to Stay

Motorcycle Taxis are Here to Stay

The Court of Appeals has recently declared unconstitutional a Mandaluyong City ordinance prohibiting male back riders on motorcycles. In so doing, the Court of Appeals held that there was an unlawful exercise of police power because there was no data showing that...
The Subtle Power of FIRB

The Subtle Power of FIRB

COVID-19 triggered economic losses since the first case was recorded in January 2020. The community quarantine measures imposed by the government severely disrupted business operations and commercial activities and led to a negative impact in our economic performance....

Jacqueline Ann A. Tan’s Article on Taxation Law

Jacqueline Ann A. Tan, a Senior Associate from the Firm’s Tax Department recently published an article in Ateneo Law Journal. The said journal invited Ms. Tan to author an article for its special volume on “Taxation Law and Policy”. Ms. Tan’s Article entitled...