As reported in the news, Nobel Laureate Maria A. Ressa and Rappler Holdings Corporation (“RHC”) were acquitted on another criminal tax charge that was filed against them in the Regional Trial Court (“RTC”) of Pasig City in a Decision that was promulgated on 12 September 2023. ACCRALAW represents Ms. Ressa and RHC.
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ACCRALAW has recently authored the Philippine chapter of the third edition of the “International Comparative Legal Guide (“ICLG”) – Technology Sourcing 2023,” published by the Global Legal Group (“GLG”). The chapter, which may be referred to by legal practitioners all over the world, includes significant pointers on how Philippine laws on procurement, dispute resolution, intellectual …
ACCRALAW Davao Branch held its Legal Forum on 10 August 2023 at the SEDA Hotel in Davao City. It was attended by clients from different industries representing educational institutions, business process outsourcing companies, construction companies, hospitals, real estate, hospitality and tourism service, agricultural suppliers, and producers and buyers, among others.
The Angara Abello Concepcion Regala and Cruz Law Offices (ACCRALAW) hosted a Testimonial Dinner to celebrate the admission to the Partnership of Mr. Joseph Anthony I. Malaya and pay tribute to the remarkable careers of retiring partners, Mr. Francisco Ed. Lim, Mr. Emerico O. de Guzman, and Ms. Ana Lourdes Teresa A. Oracion.
On 5 August 2023, ACCRALAW Partner Louie John D. Lood delivered a lecture entitled “The Ties that Bind Labor and Employment” during the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Seminar organized by the Integrated Bar of the Philippines Cebu City Chapter and the University of San Carlos School of Law. The seminar was held at City Sports Club, Cebu City.