ACCRALAW was ranked by The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific as a leading law firm in various practice areas for 2024.
ACCRALAW actively participates in the Legal Aid Clinic of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines Makati City Chapter (“IBP Makati”). ACCRALAW lawyers volunteer and take turns in providing free legal advice to the residents of Makati City.
Optimizing Business Recovery with Court-Mandated Guidelines for Notification in Financial Rehabilitation Proceedings
Business organizations, like any other ventures, are not immune to the complexities of economic downturns that may be brought about by volatile market conditions, shifting consumer preferences, or unforeseen global events.
ACCRALAW Associate Khen C. Aquino participated as a speaker at the event entitled “The Practice”. It was held last 19 December 2023 and organized by the Integrated Bar of the Philippines Cebu Chapter in collaboration with the Militis Lex Fraternity and Honor Society.
ACCRALAW acted as legal counsel to Bank of the Philippine Islands (“BPI”), one of the country’s largest banks, in connection with its merger with Robinsons Bank Corporation (“RBank”), with BPI as the surviving bank.
The Philippine e-commerce market is experiencing continuous growth. E-commerce sales are expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of nine percent (9%). Against this backdrop, Republic Act No. 11967, or the Internet Transactions Act of 2023 (“ITA”) was signed into law last December 5, 2023.
Congress has enacted another piece of legislation meant to boost business in the country. It promotes fairness and modernization of tax administration. Will the Ease of Paying Taxes Act truly ease the burden of paying taxes?
The Philippines places a significant emphasis on privacy and consent, rooted in constitutional rights. In Ople v. Torres, the Supreme Court expressly recognized the right to privacy as a fundamental right guaranteed by the Constitution, identifying in the process several constitutional provisions that protect different facets of such right.
Chambers Asia-Pacific has again recognized ACCRALAW as a leading law firm in various practice areas for 2024. The Firm was ranked as a Band 1 firm in the practice areas of Dispute Resolution, Employment, and Intellectual Property.
ACCRALAW was named as the Philippines Copyright Firm of the Year in the 2023 Asia IP Awards held last 2 November 2023. The selection was determined based on the feedback of more than 5,000 in-house counsels polled by Asia IP magazine in 2023.