Krish Anoche

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Useful Laws For Online Businesses

Aside from brick and mortar stores, many entrepreneurs are now venturing into online businesses for global exposure and wider public reach. …

What Happens To The SSS Death Benefit When The Primary Beneficiary Remarries?

A spouse who is the primary beneficiary of a deceased member is entitled to death benefit if two qualifying factors are established: 1) that he/she …

The Benefits That Solo Parents Can Get According To RA 8972

Solo parents carry a heavy responsibility as they are left alone to take care of their children. In 2015, the National Statistics Office (NSO) stated …

The Use Of Surnames

What's in a name? Why do people take matters to court because of the use of surnames? Whether it has to do with illegitimate children using their …

Forcible Abduction: The Elements And Penalties

Forcible abduction under Article 342 of the Revised Penal Code is defined as "abduction of any woman against her will and with lewd designs." The …

Foreign Corporations: The Law On Doing Business In The Philippines

The Philippine business landscape has dramatically changed, thanks to the increasing number of foreign investors in the country. Even local …

Insanity Plea: No Guarantee To Exempt An Individual From Criminal Liability

It is easy to use insanity plea as an escape from possible prosecution due to committing a criminal offense. Insanity is the best defense for an …

Warrantless Arrest: When Can It Be Lawful?

An individual who committed an offense was chased by a police officer. The individual attempted to go inside a house to hide from the police …

The Crime Of Usurpation Of Authority

Pretending to be a person of authority is a serious crime punishable by law. One instance that makes you liable for a crime of usurpation of …

The Adverse Consequences Of Non-Appearance At The Pre-Trial

The pre-trial provides an opportunity for both the defendant and the plaintiff to air both sides. However, if the defendant fails to appear, the …

Passport Validity Extended To 10 Years

It is a breath of fresh air for all of us to know that the validity of passports has finally been extended from 5 years to 10 years. Now we don't …

People Are More Comfortable Expressing Dismay On Social Media Than Settling Disputes At The Barangay Level

Social media networks have been our virtual friends and a replacement for real-life social interaction. We express our discontentment, happiness, …

Are Poverty Alleviation Programs Successfully Implemented?

Poverty is one of the perennial problems plaguing the country. Various programs have been implemented to reduce the numbers of starving Filipinos. …

Suspended Employee Is Not Entitled To Pay

An employee who has been cited for violating the code of conduct will be placed under preventive suspension while the investigation is ongoing. One …

Can The Use Of Marijuana For Medical Purposes Be Finally Legalized?

A bill legalizing marijuana for medical use has been passed, but it has not yet been approved due to several reasons and one of which is that the …

Foreign Telcos Interested In The Philippine Market

Globe Telecom and PLDT are the two internet service providers dominating the Philippine market. If you check their social media pages, you will see …

Missing P1000 from Jack Lam's Bribery Still Remains A Mystery

President Duterte is very vocal about putting an end to graft and corruption. Stringent policies have been rolled out to ensure that government …

How Does A Person Get Compensated For Moral Damages?

There are things we often say or do that can hurt a person's feelings. Hurtful remarks can even destroy a person's reputation and it will take time …

The Code Of Conduct And Ethical Standards For Public Officials And Employees

Being a public official is both a privilege and a responsibility. More often than not, you become the subject for public scrutiny when you fail to …

The Fundamentals Of Succession

Succession as defined under <i>Art. 774 of the New Civil Code is a mode of acquisition by virtue of which the property, rights and obligations to the</i> …

The Elements And Nature Of Eminent Domain

Eminent domain refers to the inherent right of the state to condemn private property to public use upon payment of just compensation. Before the …

Can Grandparents Be Obliged To Provide Financial Support?

Children feel caught in the middle between parents' decision. Child support is the most common issue being raised. Although it is common knowledge …

Lenders Have 10 Years To Collect Payment From Debtors

In times of financial difficulties, we turn to our relatives, friends and even colleagues for assistance. Once they extend a loan, we agree to pay …

What Are The Penalties For Hazing?

On September 17, another student became a hapless victim of hazing due to traumatic injuries. Horacio Castillo III joined the initiation rites by a …

Crimes Against Public Morals

Gambling becomes a form of recreation to some people, but when there is money involved, it's going to be a different story. A person who is caught …

The Conditions And Requirements Of Bail

When a person is arrested, posting bail is the usual way to get out. Bail is a bond that compels a person to appear in court once they are ordered to …

Can You Use Chat Messages As Evidence?

Chat messages or text messages are often used as evidence in court. However, presenting these electronic evidences has to meet the following …

Are Donated Properties Part Of Community Property?

Executing any marriage settlement is not common among married couples unless the situation really calls for it. This is why issues involving …

Know The Rights Of Arrested Individuals

Our country's current state only proves that anyone can fit the profile for a druggie or a criminal. You can be subject for interrogation or …

Presidential Decree No. 1563: Mendicancy Law Of 1978

How do you feel about people on the streets begging for money or food? Does your generous nature tell you to give or do you believe that they should …