2020 January

CEZAR T. QUIAMBAO, Petitioner, vs. PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES and STAR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, Respondents.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 195957, January 15, 2020 ] CEZAR T. QUIAMBAO, Petitioner, vs. PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES and STAR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, Respondents. D E C I S I O N REYES, A., JR., J.: Before us is a Petition for Review on Certiorari against the Court of Appeals’ (CA’s) Decision[1] dated November 18, …

CEZAR T. QUIAMBAO, Petitioner, vs. PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES and STAR INFRASTRUCTURE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, Respondents. Read More »

PHILIPPINE-JAPAN ACTIVE CARBON CORPORATION, PETITIONER, VS. HABIB BORGAILY, RESPONDENT.

THIRD DIVISION[ G.R. No. 197022, January 15, 2020 ] PHILIPPINE-JAPAN ACTIVE CARBON CORPORATION, PETITIONER, VS. HABIB BORGAILY, RESPONDENT. DECISION CARANDANG, J.: Before Us is a Petition for Review on Certiorari[1] filed by petitioner Philippine-Japan Active Carbon Corporation assailing, the Decision[2] dated Feb1uary 25, 2011 of the Court of Appeals (CA) in CA-G.R. SP No. 01315 …

PHILIPPINE-JAPAN ACTIVE CARBON CORPORATION, PETITIONER, VS. HABIB BORGAILY, RESPONDENT. Read More »

SAMUEL ANG AND FONTAINE BLEAU FINANCE AND REALTY CORPORATION, PETITIONER, V. CRISTETA ABALDONADO, RESPONDENT.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 231913, January 15, 2020 ] SAMUEL ANG AND FONTAINE BLEAU FINANCE AND REALTY CORPORATION, PETITIONER, V. CRISTETA ABALDONADO, RESPONDENT. D E C I S I O N J. REYES, JR., J.: Before the Court is a petition for review on certiorari under Rule 45 of the Rules of Court seeking to …

SAMUEL ANG AND FONTAINE BLEAU FINANCE AND REALTY CORPORATION, PETITIONER, V. CRISTETA ABALDONADO, RESPONDENT. Read More »

SPOUSES LAURETO V. FRANCO AND NELLY DELA CRUZ-FRANCO, LARRY DELA CRUZ FRANCO, AND ROMEO BAYLE, PETITIONERS, VS. SPOUSES MACARIO GALERA, JR. AND TERESITA LEGASPINA, RESPONDENTS.

THIRD DIVISION[ G.R. No. 205266, January 15, 2020 ] SPOUSES LAURETO V. FRANCO AND NELLY DELA CRUZ-FRANCO, LARRY DELA CRUZ FRANCO, AND ROMEO BAYLE, PETITIONERS, VS. SPOUSES MACARIO GALERA, JR. AND TERESITA LEGASPINA, RESPONDENTS. DECISION LEONEN, J.: An express agreement is not necessary to establish the existence of agricultural tenancy. The tenancy relationship can be …

SPOUSES LAURETO V. FRANCO AND NELLY DELA CRUZ-FRANCO, LARRY DELA CRUZ FRANCO, AND ROMEO BAYLE, PETITIONERS, VS. SPOUSES MACARIO GALERA, JR. AND TERESITA LEGASPINA, RESPONDENTS. Read More »

CASILDA D. TAN AND/OR C & L LENDING INVESTOR, PETITIONERS, VS. LUZVILLA B. DAGPIN, RESPONDENT.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 212111, January 15, 2020 ] CASILDA D. TAN AND/OR C & L LENDING INVESTOR, PETITIONERS, VS. LUZVILLA B. DAGPIN, RESPONDENT. D E C I S I O N LAZARO-JAVIER, J.: Antecedents By Decision[1] dated September 12, 2003, the Labor Arbiter declared petitioners Casilda D. Tan and/or C & L Lending Investor …

CASILDA D. TAN AND/OR C & L LENDING INVESTOR, PETITIONERS, VS. LUZVILLA B. DAGPIN, RESPONDENT. Read More »

IMELDA SZE, SZE KOU FOR, & TERESITA NG, PETITIONERS, VS. BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE, REPRESENTED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE, RESPONDENTS.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 210238, January 06, 2020 ] IMELDA SZE, SZE KOU FOR, & TERESITA NG, PETITIONERS, VS. BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE, REPRESENTED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE, RESPONDENTS. DECISION REYES, J. JR., J.: The Facts The respondent Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) issued Revenue Regulation 8-2001 or the Voluntary Assessment Program (VAP), …

IMELDA SZE, SZE KOU FOR, & TERESITA NG, PETITIONERS, VS. BUREAU OF INTERNAL REVENUE, REPRESENTED BY THE COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE, RESPONDENTS. Read More »

RICARIDO* GOLEZ, IN HIS OWN BEHALF AND HIS CHILDREN CRISPINO GOLEZ, ISIDRO GOLEZ, EMMA G. DE LOS SANTOS, HELEN G. CABECO, VICTORIA G. NORBE,** ANTERO GOLEZ, SIMON GOLEZ AND GRACE G. BACLAY, IN SUBSTITUTION OF THE DECEASED PRESENTACION GOLEZ, PETITIONERS, VS. MARIANO ABAIS,*** RESPONDENT.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 191376, January 08, 2020 ] RICARIDO* GOLEZ, IN HIS OWN BEHALF AND HIS CHILDREN CRISPINO GOLEZ, ISIDRO GOLEZ, EMMA G. DE LOS SANTOS, HELEN G. CABECO, VICTORIA G. NORBE,** ANTERO GOLEZ, SIMON GOLEZ AND GRACE G. BACLAY, IN SUBSTITUTION OF THE DECEASED PRESENTACION GOLEZ, PETITIONERS, VS. MARIANO ABAIS,*** RESPONDENT. DECISION CAGUIOA, …

RICARIDO* GOLEZ, IN HIS OWN BEHALF AND HIS CHILDREN CRISPINO GOLEZ, ISIDRO GOLEZ, EMMA G. DE LOS SANTOS, HELEN G. CABECO, VICTORIA G. NORBE,** ANTERO GOLEZ, SIMON GOLEZ AND GRACE G. BACLAY, IN SUBSTITUTION OF THE DECEASED PRESENTACION GOLEZ, PETITIONERS, VS. MARIANO ABAIS,*** RESPONDENT. Read More »

SIMON R. PATERNO, PETITIONER, VS. DINA MARIE LOMONGO PATERNO, RESPONDENT.

FIRST DIVISION[ G.R. No. 213687, January 08, 2020 ] SIMON R. PATERNO, PETITIONER, VS. DINA MARIE LOMONGO PATERNO, RESPONDENT. DECISION REYES, J. JR., J.: The Facts and The Case Assailed in this Petition for Review on Certiorari[1] are the Decision[2] dated October 31, 2013 and Resolution[3] dated July 31, 2014 of the Court of Appeals …

SIMON R. PATERNO, PETITIONER, VS. DINA MARIE LOMONGO PATERNO, RESPONDENT. Read More »

JOSSIE P. MONDEJAR, COMPLAINANT, V. MAY N. LASPIÑAS, LEGAL RESEARCHER AND MAE VERCILLE H. NALLO, CLERK III, BOTH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, BRANCH 40, SILAY CITY, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, RESPONDENTS.

EN BANC[ A.M. No. P-19-3996 (Formerly OCA-IPI-12-3875-P), January 07, 2020 ] JOSSIE P. MONDEJAR, COMPLAINANT, V. MAY N. LASPIÑAS, LEGAL RESEARCHER AND MAE VERCILLE H. NALLO, CLERK III, BOTH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, BRANCH 40, SILAY CITY, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, RESPONDENTS. D E C I S I O N PER CURIAM: This is a case …

JOSSIE P. MONDEJAR, COMPLAINANT, V. MAY N. LASPIÑAS, LEGAL RESEARCHER AND MAE VERCILLE H. NALLO, CLERK III, BOTH OF THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, BRANCH 40, SILAY CITY, NEGROS OCCIDENTAL, RESPONDENTS. Read More »