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Promulgated Decisions and Resolutions
for April, 2006

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1. CA GR SP 88613: LUNA L. JAVIER vs. JOSEFA P. LOZANO-RODA
Petitioner Luna Javier is seeking a review of the Decision dated December 13, 2004, rendered by the Regional Trial Court, Branch 104, Quezon City, that dismissed her appeal from the Decision dated March 19, 2004, rendered by the Metropolitan Trial Cou...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

2. CA GR SP 93935: HEIRS OF MARILOU K. SANTIAGO, et al. vs. ALFONSO AGUILA
On March 17, 2006, petitioners moved for an extension of thirty (30) days from March 21, 2006 or until April 20, 2006 within which to file a petition for review under Rule 43 of the Revised Rules of Court....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

3. CA GR CV 84695: ANGELO S. BUMAGAT vs. THE MUNICIPALITY OF PANIQUI, et al.
This decision resolves herein plaintiff-appellant's appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 67 of Paniqui, Tarlac in Civil Case No. 615 for annulment of title, recovery of possession and ownership with damages....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

4. CA GR SP 90580: SPS. ELPIDIO and VIRGINIA DUAMAN vs. HON. JUDGE MANUEL S. MENDIOLA, et al.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari on appeal assailing the June 16, 2005 Decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Cauayan City, Isabela - Branch 20 in Special Civil Action No. 20-190,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

5. CA GR SP 87622: GLEN L. OLAY, RENE HUSADA, et al. vs. TAFBEM PACKAGING CORP./FRANK CHIONGSON, JR., et al.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court seeking the reversal of the June 14, 2004 and the September 24, 2004...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

6. CA GR SP 84132: LOLITA BALOGO vs. N L R C, PRY GARMENTS and its owner RAYMOND YAPCHIONGCO
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court assailing the November 28, 2003 Decision of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) in NLRC NCR CA 034054-03...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

7. CA GR CR 17816: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. JOSE BAOY TAOPO, JR., @ JR.TAOPO, et al.
This is an appeal from the March 28, 1994 Judgment and June 17, 1994 Order of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Makati City, Branch 142,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

8. CA GR CR 29200: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. FERDINAND CAOLBOY
For failure of the accused-appellant to file appellant's brief within the thirty (30) day period from October 13, 2005 or until November 12, 2005 per Resolution dated November 10, 2005, the instant appeal is hereby deemed ABANDONED and ordered DISMI...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

9. CA GR SP 65321: SIENG LIN SEE, et al. vs. CLETO SARMIENTO, et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Review filed by Sieng Lin See and his children, Alexander, Philip, Maria and Julie See pursuant to Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Court assailing the Order of March 6, 2001...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

10. CA GR SP 77469: FAUSTINO CHINGKOE vs. NLRC, et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari filed by Faustino Chingkoe pursuant to Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Court assailing the Decision of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC),...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

11. CA GR CV 63276: LEONARDO BARROZO vs. RICARDO DE GUZMAN
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court of Dagupan City, Branch 40, (RTC, Branch 40) promulgated on February 8, 1999 in Civil Case No. 97-01593-D the dispositive portion of which states:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

12. CA GR SP 88582: ARTURO J. DIZON vs. ANIANO GUTIERREZ
Before us is a Petition for Review under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure seeking a review and nullification of the decision dated January 20, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court of Cabanatuan City,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

13. CA GR CV 66922: MALAYAN INSURANCE COMPANY, INC. vs. ALFINA SHIPPING CO., S.A., et al.
This is an ordinary appeal under Rule 41 of the Revised Rules of Civil Procedure that seeks to set aside the decision dated November 25, 1999 of the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 6 in Civil Case No. 94-68820....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

14. CA GR SP 93670: CUNETA LAND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION vs. SECURITY BANK CORPORATION
For failure of the petitioner to file the announced Petition for Review within the non-extendible period of fifteen (15) days from March 22, 2006 or until April 6, 2006 given by this Court...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

15. CA GR CV 84991: ADELAIDA M. BUENAVENTURA vs. ANGELITO (A.KA. EFREN) BUENAVENTURA
For failure of defendant-appellant to file the required Appellant's Brief within the reglementary period which expired on September 23, 2005 as per JRD Report dated April 24, 2006,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

16. CA GR CV 84950: PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK, DAGUPAN BRANCH, ETC. vs. SPS. JEROME AND JOSEFINA BAUTISTA
For failure of the defendants-third party plaintiffs-appellants to file Appellants' Brief within the extended period given by this Court which lapsed on November 20, 2005...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

17. CA GR CV 83677: DELIA BUENAFE TAGAYUMA, et al. vs. BONGABONG LENDING INVESTOR CORP., ET. AL.
For failure of defendants-appellants to file the required Appellants' Brief within the extended period prayed for which expired on March 5, 2006 as per JRD Report...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

18. CA GR SP 94132: SPS. ILUMINADO LANDICHO and LOLITA CAPULE LANDICHO, et al. vs. HON. HILARIO F. CORCUERA, et al
This a petition for annulment of judgment with application for the issuance of a writ of preliminary injunction and/or temporary restraining order under Rule 47 of the of Revised Rules of Court....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

19. CA GR SP 74518: OSCAR L. ONGJOCO vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, et al.
This is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure filed by petitioner Oscar L. Ongjoco (Oscar, for brevity) assailing for grave abuse of discretion the 07 February 2002 resolution of the National Labor Relations Commi...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

20. CA GR SP 88739: DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM, et al. vs. MANUEL DEL ROSARIO
The Regional Trial Court, Branch 52, Sorsogon, sitting as a Special Agrarian Court, rendered a Decision dated December 8, 2004 in Agrarian Case No. 2000-6746, which disposed as follows: "WHEREFORE, premises considered, judgment is hereby rendered: 1....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

21. CA GR SP 89366: GOITO FABRICANTE III vs. RAMON C. REY and CORAZON DLS REY
Assailed in the present Petition for Review is the Decision dated March 1, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 57, Libmanan, Camarines Sur, the decretal portion of which reads: "WHEREFORE, in view of the foregoing the instant appeal is hereby DIS...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

22. CA GR SP 89914: DOMINGO SABADO S. FERNANDEZ, et al. vs. NLRC, et al.
In this special civil action for certiorari, petitioners seek to annul and set aside the Resolution dated January 27, 2005 of public respondent National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) in NLRC NCR CA NO. 034027-03 (NLRC NCR Case No. 30-10-4950- 01 a...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

23. CA GR SP 90037: SILVINO GARCIA and FRISCO GARCIA vs. PAMFILO SALES and BERNARD SALES
Invoking Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, petitioners filed this Petition for Review to question the Orders dated March 2, 2005 and April 22, 2005, both of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 13, Lipa City, which affirmed the earlier Decisio...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

24. CA GR SP 90167: CONTAR REALTY CO., INC. vs. JUANITA AJIDO, et al.
In this Petition for Review of the Decision dated April 6, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 268, Pasig City in Civil Case No. 70171, petitioner claims that: "I RESPONDENTS BERNARDO AND EDMUNDANTE ARE LIABLE TO PETITIONER UNDER THE PROMISSORY...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

25. CA GR SP 90277: DIOSDADO RONALDO I. NACU, JR. vs. CATALINO C. ESGUERRA, et al.
This is a Petition for Review of the Decision dated June 6, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 57, Angeles City, affirming in toto the earlier Decision, dated January 13, 2004 of the Municipal Circuit Trial Court in Mabalacat and Magalang Pampan...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

26. CA GR SP 89752: CONCERNED WORKERS OF SMC-POLO et al. vs. SECRETARY OF LABOR and (IBM)-SMC CHAPTER,
This is a petition for certiorari with prayer for temporary restraining order. Petitioners seek the annulment of public respondent's twin Resolutions dismissing petitioners' appeal and denying their motion for reconsideration....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

27. CA GR CV 74206: MA. LUISA MEDINA vs. MACARIO MARFA et al.
This rule finds application in this Appeal from the Decision dated October 24, 2001, of the Regional Trial Court of Angeles City, Branch 57, in Civil Case No. 8909, which declared, among others, the Deed of Real Estate Mortgage, dated August 27, 1997,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

28. CA GR CR 29026: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. CHRISTOPHER ANGANA y ELITO and VINCENT CAYENO y ODOG
This is an Appeal from the Decision, dated December 1, 2004, of the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 20, in Criminal Case No. 03-216357, finding Accusedappellants guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of robbery under paragraph 5, Article...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

29. CA GR CR 28505: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. DANTE ROSARIO y MOLINA
For jurisdiction to be acquired by courts in criminal cases, the offense should have been committed or any of its essential ingredients took place within the territorial jurisdiction of the court....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

30. CA GR SP 90881: PLANTERS DEVELOPMENT BANK vs. HON. VIVENCIO S. BACLIG, et al.
Assailed in this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the Rules of Court is the Order dated May 14, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 77, Quezon City which suspended the proceedings of the Ex-Parte Petition for the Issuance of a Writ of Pos...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

31. CA GR SP 91647: VILMA BERMUDEZ vs. NLRC AND PHILIPPINE RACING CLUB, INC.
By way of this petition for certiorari, petitioner Vilma Bermudez assails the Decision promulgated on November 30, 2004 by the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC), which reversed and set aside the Decision dated February 16, 2004 of Labor Arbit...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

32. CA GR SP 91958: BECCO PHILIPPINES, INC., et al. HON. OFELIA A. MARQUEZ and NEW CITY BUILDERS, INC.
Petitioners Becco Philippines, Inc. and Beccomax Properties Development Corporation (petitioners) are before Us, seeking to reverse the Order dated April 11, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 216, Quezon City, denying their Motion to Dismiss Ci...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

33. CA GR SP 90104: MARIO AGLIPAY vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, LABOR ARBITER NI￯﾿ᄑA FE S. LAZAGA-RAFOLS
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of 1997 Rules on Civil Procedure in NLRC NCR CA No. 038731-04 NLRC CASE No. SUB-RAB-1-07-06-0137-2000 Pang., entitled "Atty. Mario G. Aglipay vs. National Labor Relations Commission, Labor Arbiter Ni...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

34. CA GR CV 84812: PASCUAL KIMMAYONG, SR. and JAIME BALLOGAN vs. BENITO BASCOS, bus owner, et al.
This is an appeal from the joint decision dated December 6, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 35 of Santiago City in Civil Cases Nos. 35- 1098 and 35-1099 for damages for breach of contract of carriage....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

35. CA GR SP 82707: ERIOLE JOHN B. RAPADAS vs NLRC(2ND DIV.),CADBURRY MARKETING SERVICES PTY. LTD. and/or GABRIEL ONG
On March 31, 2005, We promulgated the Decision in this case reversing the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) Decision dated September 29, 2003 and instead reinstated the Labor Arbiter's Decision dated June 19, 2002....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

36. CA GR CV 85594: ALITA P. GOMEZ vs. DEMETRIO BARQUILLA, ET AL.
Considering the JRD verification report dated April 21, 2006 that no appellants' brief was filed,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

37. CA GR SP 86971: VIRGINIA L. CLAVERIA vs. BENJAMIN R. PONCIANO
The petition at bar seeks the review of the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Iriga City, Branch 36 (pp. 18-26, Rollo) in the exercise of its appellate jurisdiction, dismissing the appeal "for being improper" and sustained the grant of the issua...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

38. CA GR CV 76650: TROADIO, PERCIVERANDA ALMAZAN, et al. vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is an appeal from the Order dated March 15, 2002 of the Regional Trial Court of Binan, Laguna, Branch XXV, in LRC Case No. B-2742...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

39. CA GR CV 80826: AIDA REYES HASHIMOTO,ASSISTED BY HER HUSBAND vs. MARIO MANUEL AND MYRNA CORDERO
Assailed and sought to be annulled in this appeal is the Decision dated April 14, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court, Olongapo City, Branch 72, in Civil Case No. 329-0-2001, which among others, ordered the appellants to deliver the owner's copy of Origin...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

40. CA GR SP 88888: JULITA V. Q. MACARAEG vs. PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK (DAGUPAN CITY BRANCH) AND EDMUNDO VINOYA
Before Us is a Petition for Review seeking to annul and set aside the Order dated October 27, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of San Carlos City, Pangasinan, Branch 56,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

41. CA GR CR 01392: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. EDUARDO DE LA PISA Y CANTIGA, et al.
Accused-appellants Eduardo de la Pisa y Cantiga ("Eduardo") and Edgar de la Pisa y Panales ("Edgar") appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Cataingan, Masbate (Branch 49), dated December 9, 1998, in Criminal Case No. 716, convicting th...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

42. CA GR CV 83212: SPOUSES RICARDO GALVEZ and JULIET AS-IL GALVEZ vs. BIA TENEFRANCIA, et al.
On appeal by plaintiff is the Decision dated December 8, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court of Baguio City in a complaint for specific performance...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

43. CA GR CR 01133: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. JUI CHANG HSU
Impugned in this appeal is the Decision dated May 20, 2005, of the Regional Trial Court of Pasay City, Branch 231, in Criminal Case No. 01-1635 convicting Jui Chang Hsu for violation of Section 15, Article III of Republic Act (R.A.) No. 6425, as amend...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

44. CA GR CR 29182: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. WILFREDO HEBRES Y HABADO
Accused-appellant Wilfredo Hebres y Habado ("appellant") appeals from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Manila (Branch 2), dated February 17, 2005,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

45. CA GR CV 84196: FILMAG (PHILS.), INC., Rep. by ALVARO S. ABENOJAR, JR. vs. JULIAN DELA ROSA
Considering the report of the Judicial Records Division dated April 24, 2006 that no defendant-appellant's brief has been filed within the extended period,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

46. CA GR CV 84908: GLORIA M. TAPANG vs. SPOUSES RICARDO S. CALO AND REGINA P. CALO, et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision dated March 1, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court of Guagua, Pampanga, Branch 52, in Civil Case No. G-2087, dismissing plaintiff's complaint for Annulment of Titles for insufficiency of evidence....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

47. CA GR CV 84250: JOSE G. SANTOS vs. ERLINDA MANUSON, ET.AL.
Per Judicial Records Division report, no appellant's brief has been filed as per docket book dated April 19, 2006....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

48. CA GR CV 84024: PACIFIC REHOUSE CORPORATION, ET. AL. vs. ISABEL TRIAS
Per Judicial Records Division report, no appellant's brief has been filed as per docket book dated April 18, 2006....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

49. CA GR SP 93601: VIRGILIO VELASCO vs. PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES and JOSEPH YAO
Before Us is a Petition for Review, of the 16 December 2005 Regional Trial Court Decision which affirmed the Municipal Trial Court Decision...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

50. CA GR CV 68436: MINORS RODJARD, et al. vs. RODOLFO B. MORCO
Before us is an appeal assailing the Order dated July 19, 2000 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 50, Puerto Princesa City, increasing the monthly support in favor of the plaintiffs-appellees Rodjard Morco, et. al. to P5,000.00....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

51. CA GR CV 65922: NG KAM NAR vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is an appeal filed by the Republic through the Office of the Solicitor General from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 80, Morong, Rizal in LRC Case No. 197-T,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

52. CA GR CR 01912: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. PO3 ROQUE CADAYONG y MANGAT
This is an appeal of the Decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Olongapo City, Branch 72, convicting accused-appellant PO3 Roque Cadayong y Mangat of Murder....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

53. CA GR CR 01700: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. MERLIE DUMANGAY y SALE
This is an appeal of the Decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Makati City, Branch 135, convicting accused-appellant Merlie Dumangay of Violation of Sections 5 and 11 of Article II of Republic Act No. 9165 (Comprehensive Drugs Act of 2002)....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

54. CA GR CV 73229: FLOR A. BALMADRID, et al. vs. CENON CAMANO AND SOLEDADV. CAMANO
Before Us is an Appeal from the Decision dated November 7, 2001 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Virac, Catanduanes, Branch 42, in Civil Case No. 1373 for Recovery of Possession with Damages,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

55. CA GR CV 67343: LOURDES CHOAYAM vs. CECILLA T. FABUNAN
The case before the Court is an appeal taken by appellant Lourdes Choayam from the Decision dated January 28, 2000 of the Regional Trial Court of Olongapo City, Branch 73, in Civil Case No. 56-0-97, which dismissed the complaint for sum of money she fi...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

56. CA GR SP 67168: Q. B. CHUA CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION vs. BAGUIO COUNTRY CLUB CORPORATION
BROUGHT to Us in this Rule 43 petition is the Decision of the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission (CIAC) ordering petitioner Q. B. Construction and Development Corporation to pay a sum of money to respondent Baguio Country Club Corporation....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

57. CA GR SP 77351: JULIANA C. BALLOVAR vs. OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT et al.
THE age old legal principle of immutability of judgments already final and executory is placed under the crucible of a critical adjudication in this petition for review of the Order...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

58. CA GR SP 60200: EAST WEST PLACEMENT, INC. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
ASSAILED in this petition for certiorari is the decision of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) affirming in toto the decision of the Labor Arbiter...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

59. CA GR SP 77749: REYNALDO CASTILLO vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
THROUGH this special civil action for certiorari, petitioner seeks to annul the Resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC)...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

60. CA GR SP 80121: ROGELIO V. BERNABE vs. SOCIAL SECURITY SYSTEM, (Central Azucarera de Tarlac)
VIA this petition for review, petitioner Rogelio V. Bernabe is questioning the Decision of the Employees' Compensation Commission (ECC) which affirmed on appeal that of the Social Security System (SSS) denying his claim for disability benefits....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

61. CA GR SP 74298: SARITA R. MAGPUSAO vs. OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN and JANE M. MUROS
QUESTIONED before Us in this petition for review by Sarita R. Magpusao (petitioner) is the Decision of the Office of the Ombudsman...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

62. CA GR SP 82480: SPOUSES EZIQUIEL CALIZO AND FLORENTINA CALIZO vs. HON. GUILLERMO P. AGLORO et al.
ASSAILED in this petition for certiorari are the (1) Order of the Regional Trial Court denying petitioners' motion to admit memorandum of appeal, and (2) Order denying petitioners' motion for reconsideration....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

63. CA GR SP 81701: RUBEN ANDRADA et al. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
ASSAILED in this petition for certiorari is the Decision of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) reversing the Labor Arbiter decision that held private respondent Subic Legend Resort and Casino Inc. (SLRC) liable for illegal dismissal, backwa...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

64. CA GR SP 75081: FELICIANO G. TINIO vs. HON RENATO F. HERRERA
We resolve the issue in this special civil action for certiorari and prohibition brought to annul the Order of the DAR Regional Office in San Fernando, Pampanga that placed petitioner Feliciano G. Tinio's and his family's landholdings within CARP...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

65. CA GR SP 86607: EDUARDO LUMINIANO, INC. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
ASSAILED in this petition for certiorari is the Resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) affirming in toto the Decision of the Labor Arbiter dismissing the complaint of petitioner for lack of merit....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

66. CA GR CV 84377: FRANCISCO HERRERA et al. vs. HENRY CHUA and DANILO SOSOBAN y DUYAIN
FOCUS of this appealis the Decision of the Regional Trial Court in an action for quasi-delict resulting to damage to property and serious physical injuries with damages instituted by plaintiffsappellees against defendants-appellants....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

67. CA GR SP 72854: ANSCOR LAND, INC. vs. KRAFT REALTY AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION et al.
APPEALED by way of petition for review of Anscor Land Inc. (ALI) is the portion of the Decision of the Construction Industry Arbitration Commission (CIAC) exonerating Prudential Guarantee and Assurance Inc. (PGAI) from solidary liability under the perf...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

68. CA GR CV 85140: HARISH RAMNANI vs. WILLIAM S. UY
ON appeal is a Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 67, City of Pasig, in a collection suit instituted by plaintiff-appellee Harish Ramnani against defendant-appellant William S. Uy....
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

69. CA GR SP 90758: HENRY N. KAWSON vs. ESTRELLITA BELTRAN-ABELARDO et al.
THIS treats of the instant petition for certiorari assailing Resolution 2005-10 of the Director of the Bureau of Legal Affairs, Intellectual Property Office (IPO),...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

70. CA GR CV 55261: EUSTACIA T. DE LEON vs. RODOLFO MENCIAS AND LUZ MENCIAS, et al.
Before Us is an Appeal from the Decision dated July 6, 1995 of the Regional Trial Court of Dagupan City, Branch 44, in Civil Case No. D-5312 for Declaration of Nullity/Revocation of Donation, Reinvidicacion and Damages with Injunction/Receivership...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

71. CA GR SP 89151: ANGELITA H. SOLANO AND TEODORICO SOLANO, JR. vs. HON. ALFREDO C. FLORES, et al.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, with prayer for prohibition and preliminary injunction, seeking to set aside the Orders dated October 14, 2004 and February 14, 2005...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

72. CA GR SP 89458: LBC EXPRESS INC., and MARILOU R. OLAN vs. HON. FELIXBERTO OLALIA, et al.
Assailed in this petition for Certiorari and Prohibition under Rule 65 of the 1997 Revised Rules of Court are...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

73. CA GR SP 88445: HEIRS OF THE LATE MASTER MARINER GONZALO M. VASQUEZ, et al. vs. NLRC, et al.
The National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC), in a Resolution dated June 30, 2004, denied petitioners' appeal and affirmed the Decision dated November 10, 2003 rendered by Labor Arbiter Teresita D. Castillon-Lora dismissing petitioners' claims for d...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

74. CA GR CR 26622: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. GERRY BUNDUKIN y RAMOS, et al.
P Before Us on appeal is the Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 3, Pallocan West, Batangas City, dated June 18, 2002, in Criminal Case No. 10695, finding Gerry Bundukin y Ramos and Marlou Flores y Briones guilty beyond reasonable doubt of th...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

75. CA GR CV 54493: MARIA NIEVES GOZUN et al. vs. THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE AFP , et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision dated March 8, 1996 of the Regional Trial Court, Third Judicial Region, Branch 44, San Fernando, Pampanga, which dismissed the complaint of herein plaintiff-appellants for Pampanga, for just compensation, back rental...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

76. CA GR CR 29154: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs NESTOR REOPER y DAYOT
On appeal is the Decision1 dated November 30, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Mandaluyong City, Branch 213 in Criminal Case No. MC-03-7179-D finding the accused Nestor Reoper y Dayot guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of illegal possession...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

77. CA GR CR 30002: ROMULO FLORES vs PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is a Petition for Review filed under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, as amended, assailing the January 4, 2005 Decision of the Regional Trial Court of San Fernando City, La Union, Branch 66, in Criminal Case Nos. 7010/7011 which affi...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

78. CA GR SP 93663: SOLITA OZAETA vs HONORABLE PRESIDING JUDGE VICTORIANO B. CABANOS, ET AL.
Assailed in this petition for certiorari under Rule 65 is the Order dated August 10, 2005 denying petitioner's motion to dismiss the complaint for damages filed by the private respondents, as well as the Order dated January 10, 2006 denying the motion...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

79. CA GR CV 78661: SPS. MAGDALENA and BENJAMIN CALARA, et. al. vs. VIRGINIA P. JODLOMAN, et. al.
What constitutes extrinsic fraud as ground for annulment of judgment is primarily at issue in this appeal from the October 28, 2002 Decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of San Pedro, Laguna, Branch 93, in Civil Case No. SPL-0287, dismiss...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

80. CA GR SP 91501: JOHNNY CO VS HON. PHILIP A. AGUINALDO, et. al.
Before the Court is a Petition for Certiorari, Prohibition and Preliminary Injuction with prayer for the issuance of a temporary restraining order under Rule 65 of the Rules of Court which seeks to annul and set aside the Order dated October 8, 2004...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

81. CA GR CR 72499: HEIRS OF ARNALDO MELLENDREZ, et. al. vs. SPS. MARIO SY, et. al.
This treats of an appeal from the Decision dated July 5, 2001 issued by the Regional Trial Court of Romblon, Romblon, Branch 81, in Civil Case No. V-1159, the decretal portion of which states: "WHEREFORE, judgment is rendered:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

82. CA GR SP 93257: LUDY C. AUMENTADO vs FREDDIE CORALDE
This resolves petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration of Our Resolution dated February 27, 2006 outrightly dismissing the petition on the ground that the order appealed from is not appealable pursuant to Sec. 9, Rule 37 and Sec. 1 (a), Rule 41 of the 1...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

83. CA GR SP 68036: RED RIBBON BAKESHOP, INC. VS ABIGAIL M. BINUYA, et. al.
Before the Court is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure seeking to annul the Resolutions issued by the Third Division of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) dated July 30, 20012 and September 24, 2001...
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84. CA GR SP 93435: ZETA SECURITY AGENCY,INC. vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,et al.
The petitioner through counsel has filed a motion to withdraw this petition for certiorari submitting the quitclaim of the private respondent to show that the petitioner has already settled the claim of the respondent to his satisfaction....
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85. CA GR CV 72084: DANILO VICEO,et al vs ZOOMAK, R.P.C. INC.,et al.
We have occasion today to discuss one of the most obvious implications of the concept of a buyer in good faith which this appeal casually ignores....
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86. CA GR SP 92169: CARLO EDAnO and JAY-AR, et al, vs. JUDGE FATIMA ASDALA Presiding Judge, RTC Q. C. Br. 87 et al.
Mandamus is an extraordinary writ which lies to compel performance of ministerial act or mandatory duty where there is a clear legal right....
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87. CA GR SP 88278: ROQUE M. CALANZA, ET AL. VS. THE HONORABLE FRANCISCO A. QUERUBIN AND VALLEY GOLF CLUB, INC.,
This is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Court which seeks the reversal of the Orders dated 31 March 2004, 01 October 2004 and 22 November 2004 all issued by the Regional Trial Court, Branch 74 of Antipolo City....
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88. CA GR SP 90369: MANUEL DIMALANTA, SR. VS. Minor HARRY FALLESGON, rep, by his mother, LILIAN FALLESGON,
BEFORE US is a Petition for Review pursuant to Rule 42 of the Rules of Court which seeks the reversal of the Decision of the Regional Trial Court [Branch 130] of Caloocan City in Civil Case No. C-21130 affirming in toto the Decision of the Metropolitan...
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89. CA GR CV 69180: LOURDES K. MENDOZA vs. ASIAN CONSTRUCTION & DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
This is an appeal from the Decision [Rollo, pp.39-44] of the Regional Trial Court [Br. 126, Caloocan City], dated December 1, 2000, in Civil Case No. C-19100, the dispositive portion of which reads:...
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90. CA GR CV 75204: ROLANDO J. AGUERO vs. GLORIA AGUERO AGUILAR, et al.
On appeal is the Resolution, dated July 6, 2001 [Rollo, pp. 36-43],issued by the Regional Trial Court, Branch 89, Quezon City in SP Proc. No. Q-92-14146. The dispositive portion of the assailed Resolution reads:...
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91. CA GR SP 70472: SPS. MANUEL D. FRANCISCO, et al. vs. HON. ADELAIDA R. CRISOSTOMO REYES
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari filed under Rule 65 of the revised Rules of Civil Procedure which seeks to annul the Order, dated February 14, 2002, issued by Presiding Judge Adelaida Crisostomo Reyes, of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 209 of ...
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92. CA GR SP 82487: KLT FRUITS, INC., JOSEPH LAO TIAK BEN, et at. vs. WSR FRUITS, INC. et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari filed under Rule 65 of the revised Rules of Civil Procedure seeking to annul and set-aside the following Orders issued by the Regional Trial Court, Branch 20 of the City of Manila, rendered in connection with Civi...
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93. CA GR SP 76731: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. HON. HENRICK F. GINGOYON, et al.
This is a special civil action for certiorari filed under Rule 65 of the revised Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Orders, dated January 9, 2003 [Rollo, p.23] and February 12, 2003 [Rollo, pp. 24- 25], of (now deceased) public respondent Judge Hen...
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94. CA GR SP 91651: ALING LUDY FISH AND DELIVERY/ELIZABETH ARMAMIENTO
This Petition for Certiorari urges Us to nullify the Order dated 28 February 2005 and the Resolution dated 27 July 2005 of the National Labor Relations Commission denying petitioners' Motion to Reduce Bond and declaring as final and executory the Deci...
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95. CA GR CV 72258: PILAR GUEVARRA-SANTIAGO,et al. vs LAS Pinas CITY GOVERNMENT,et al.
Unless contrary substantial evidence is presented in the proper proceedings by the proper party, a Torrens certificate of title cannot be overturned. The Torrens system rests on stability ??? on the assurance that once ownership is recorded in the prop...
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96. CA GR CR 29464: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. FIDEL GONZALES
The following circumstances show accused-appellant's lack of interest to prosecute the present appeal: (1) The letter/notice to file appellant's brief sent to accused-appellant was returned unserved with postal notation on the envelope, "Not In My Rou...
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97. CA GR SP 90500: GRACE L. BALLESTEROS vs UNIVERSITY OF PANGASINAN,ET AL.
This is an appeal from the Resolution1 dated May 12, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court of Dagupan City, Branch 41 in Civil Case No. 2004-0357-D granting the motion to dismiss on the ground of lack of cause of action....
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98. CA GR SP 90679: ABRAHAM B. VIRAY VS. N L R C, COLGATE PALMOLIVE PHILS., INC. and ROBERT GALAN
This is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court, which seeks to nullify and set aside the Decision of the First Division of public respondent National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) promulgated on December 16, 2004 dism...
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99. CA GR SP 91835: SPOUSES LUIS AND LOLITA DIZON VS. SPOUSES WILLIAM AND ALICIA PINEDA,
This is a Petition for Review on Certiorari under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure which seeks to reverse and set aside the Decision dated May 30, 2005 and Resolution dated September 23, 2005, both rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Sa...
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100. CA GR SP 84622: MARK PEREZ GANORAN vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,et al.
The petitioner Mark Perez Ganoran was a utility hand hired to work on board the MV Seabourn Goddess II by the respondent Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd. through its manning agency the respondent Career Philippines Shipmanagement Inc....
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101. CA GR CR 28183: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. TEODORO BAUTISTA y VINAS a.k.a. "OMPONG"
Assailed in this appeal is the decision dated October 27, 2000 of Branch 72 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Malabon in Criminal Case No. 20332-MN finding the accused Teodoro Bautista y Vinas and Marcelino Bonzon y Malicsi, guilty beyond reasonable...
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102. CA GR SP 94133: HEIRS OF MAURO CONSTANTINO namely, LUISA C. MANUEL, et al. vs HON. LYLIHA L. ABELLAAQUINO
Before this Court is a petition for certiorari1 filed by petitioners on 19 April 2006. Having found that the petition lacks an explanation why the service of the petition was not done personally upon the respondents, this Court is constrained to consi...
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103. CA GR CV 59727: LYDIA C. TUANO VDA DE PAHATI vs SUSAN DUSAL,et al
Before this Court is an appeal from the Order dated 25 June 1997 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Quezon City, Branch 89, in Civil Case No. Q-97-31047, entitled "Lydia C. Tuano vda. de Pahati vs. Susana Dusal", dismissing with prejudice plaintiff...
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104. CA GR CR 01696: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ANTONIO SEVILLA Y PINEDA
Before Us is appeal from the Decision dated January 13, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Malolos City, Bulacan, Branch 12, in Criminal Case No. 1825-M-2002, finding the accused-appellant guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of murder as qual...
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105. CA GR SP 85853: ERAIDA SANTOS, NORMA SANTOS,et al. vs ALFREDO SALAZAR
Before Us is a petition for review assailing the Orders dated July 27, 2004 and May 31, 2004 and the Resolution dated March 10, 2004 issued by the Office of the President in O.P. Case No. 02-L-592....
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106. CA GR SP 86431: PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK vs RAQUEL AQUINO-CAHAYON, represented by JULIET AQUINOCAHAYON,
Before this Court is a petition for review filed by Philippine National Bank assailing the decision dated August 27, 2004 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Nasugbu, Batangas, Branch 14....
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107. CA GR CV 67067: ORLANDO L. CASAO vs. SAMUEL SOTTO
Before this Court is a Joint Motion to Render Judgment Based on a Compromise Agreement filed by Plaintiff-Appellee Orlando L. Casao and Defendant-Appellant Samuel Sotto. The Compromise Agreement dated April 21, 2006, reads in full thus: "Plaintiff-App...
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108. CA GR CR 01036: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. JONATHAN ANDEBOR y MAROLINA
On appeal is the Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 103, Quezon City, convicting appellant Jonathan Andebor y Marolina for violation of Republic Act (RA) No. 9165, involving the illicit sale and possession of several sachets of a metylamphet...
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109. CA GR SP 83624: PHILIPPINE AMUSEMENT, et. al. vs. RUFINO G. AUMENTADO, JR.
This is an appeal under Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Court filed by petitioner Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR, for brevity) from Resolution No. 030082 (Rollo, pp. 37-44) of the Civil Service Commission (CSC, for brevity) dated Janu...
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110. CA GR CV 76599: PAZ DEL ROSARIO vs. FELIX LIMCAOCO, et al.
Before this Court are two appeals from the Decision dated October 17, 1997 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 18, Tagaytay City in the consolidated cases docketed as Civil Case No. 411, for reconveyance with damages, and Civil Case No. 796, for canc...
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111. CA GR SP 87927: C.S.C. MANILA, INC., et al. vs. NLRC(2nd Division) and JULITO G. ABITAN
Anchored on alleged grave abuse of discretion, this petition for certiorari and prohibition under Rule 65 Rules of Court seeks to annul and set aside and enjoin the enforcement of the two (2) Resolutions issued by respondent National Labor Relations ...
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112. CA GR SP 88371: LAURENCE S. D. CAJULAO, et al. vs. SALUD PAMINTUAN-JOVEN, et al.
Before this Court is a Petition for Review under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Court seeking the reversal of the Decision dated January 4, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 67,Paniqui, Tarlac which affirmed the Decision dated July 29, 2004 of the...
Promulgated on 2006-04-28

113. CA GR SP 92946: PHILAM SAVINGS BANK vs HON. FRANCISCO G. MENDIOLA, et al.
Before us is an Omnibus Motion for Reconsideration1 of the Resolution of this Court dated 8 February 2006 dismissing the petition for certiorari filed by the petitioners, on the following grounds:...
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114. CA GR CV 83530: HEIRS OF EBANCULLA, et al. vs. HEIRS OF ALBERTO SAHAGUN, et al.
Brought to this Court for review through this appeal under Rule 41 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure is the Decision, dated June 29, 2004, in Civil Case No. RTC-1031-I of the Regional Trial Court,...
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115. CA GR SP 66978: PRISCILLA V. CANCIO and CYNTHIA V. REYES vs. HON. EMMANUEL D. LAUREA, et al.
The petitioners Priscilla Cancio and Cynthia Reyes (or the petitioners) in this petition for certiorari ask that the: (a) Order dated February 21, 2000 of Hon. Emmanuel Laurea, Presiding Judge of Branch 169 of the Regional Trial Court of Malabon (or RT...
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116. CA GR SP 76027: FEDERICO R. PEREZ,et al. vs SPOUSES FELIX ORLINO,et al.
Challenged in this Petition for Review are the following: (a) the Decision dated 1 February 2001 of the Regional Trial Court of Dagupan City, Branch 44, in Civil Case No. 2000- 0151-D declaring as null and void the Decision dated 14 April 2000 of the...
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117. CA GR SP 76443: ROLANDO AGNO vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, et al.
This petition for certiorari was filed by Rolando Agno (or Agno for brevity) assailing the Decision dated December 6, 2002 of the National Labor Relations Commission (or NLRC) favorable to the respondents Asiatrust Development Bank (or Asiatrust), and...
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118. CA GR SP 92143: HON. HERMOGENES E. EBDANE,JR. vs HON. PLACIDO C. MARQUEZ,et al
Challenged in the instant petition for certiorari is the propriety of the writ of preliminary injunction issued by the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 40, in Civil Case No. 05-112479....
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119. CA GR SP 62945: CRISANTA BELZA and FLORENCIA BELZA vs. HON. HILARIO CORCUERA, and SEVERINA BALINGIT,
The petitioners Crisanta and Florencia, both surnamed Belza (or hereafter the Belzas), through this petition for certiorari and prohibition assail the Order dated February 29, 2000 granting execution and the Order dated December 28, 2000 denying its re...
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120. CA GR SP 89345: ANG & ANG ASSOCIATES,et al. vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,ET AL.
This is a motion to withdraw petition filed by corroborating counsel of the petitioners on the ground that the parties have settled the case to their mutual satisfaction....
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121. CA GR SP 86043: SECURITY BANK CORPORATION vs HON. REINATO G. QUILALA,et al.
Before this Court is petitioner's Manifestation and Motion dated February 22, 2006 praying for the withdrawal of the instant Petition for Certiorari, stating that:...
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122. CA GR SP 88893: UNIVERSAL RIGHTFIELD PROPERTY HOLDINGS, INC.,et al vs THE HONORABLE PAULITA B. ACOSTA-VILLARANTE,et
Before this Court is a Motion to Archive and Manifestation filed by private respondents on 20 February 2006 where private respondents alleged that the parties in the instant case are the same parties in SEC Case No. MC03-077...
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123. CA GR SP 92202: ROWENA DE LEON CRUZ vs NLRC, et al.
In this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, petitioner Rowena De Leon Cruz seeks the nullity of the 31 January 2005 Decision of the National Labor Relations Commission in NLRC CA. No. 040311-04 which reversed an...
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124. CA GR CR 29217: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs DENNIS DERIEGA y BAUTISTA
Before this Court is an appeal from the Joint Decision dated March 10, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, National Capital Judicial Region, Branch 54, Manila only in Criminal Case No. 99- 174358 entitled "People of the Philippines, Plaintiff, versus Den...
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125. CA GR SP 86095: MANUEL R. HERNANDEZ VS. HON. DANILO S. CRUZ, ET AL.
This petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure seeks to nullify, on the ground of grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction...
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126. CA GR SP 92065: MA. CHRISTINA AGUILAR, et al. vs NLRC, et al.
In this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, petitioners seek to nullify and set aside the 28 April 2005 Decision (Rollo, pp. 22-29) of the National Labor Relations Commission in NLRC NCR C.A. No. 041454-04 which...
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127. CA GR SP 90176: INLAND TRAILWAYS, INC. vs HON. FORTUNITO L. MADRONA PRESIDING JUDGE, et al.
In this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, petitioner Inland Trailways, Inc. (INLAND) seeks to nullify and set aside the 21 February 2005 Order of the respondent Judge in Civil Case No. 98-0406 which reversed t...
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128. CA GR CR 21978: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs GARY ALVIR y KEMPIS
Considering that the appealed decision in the above-entitled case has been affirmed by the Court of Appeals and the same has become final and executory by virtue of the Entry of Judgment dated September 11, 2003 issued by the Court of Appeals, the Moti...
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129. CA GR SP 78734: SIGASIG SECURITY SERVICES, INC. VS. THE HONORABLE SECRETARY PATRICIA A. STO TOMAS, ET AL.
The resolution of this case necessarily requires Us to revisit once again the essential rules and pertinent guidelines governing the exercise by the Secretary of the Department of Labor and Employment...
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130. CA GR SP 88539: LETICIA A. AVILES vs SOCIETE GENERALE MANILA OFFSHORE BRANCH
In this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, petitioner Leticia A. Aviles seeks to nullify and set aside the 5 August 2004 Decision of the National Labor Relations Commission in NLRC NCR CA No. 039670-04 which re...
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131. CA GR SP 90672: PYRAMID FOOD SERVICES, INC. vs JOLLIBEE TAFT WORKERS UNION-KILUSAN-TUCP
In this Petition for Review under Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, petitioner Pyramid Food Services, Inc. seeks the nullity and reversal of the 20 July 2005 Decision of DOLE Acting Secretary Manuel G. Imson in OS-VA- 2005-005 which ordere...
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132. CA GR SP 91715: MINDANAO STEEL CORPORATION, et al. vs ROBERTO R. PASCUAL AND NLRC
In this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, Mindanao Steel Corporation (petitioner) seeks to nullify and set aside the 9 March 2005 Resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission in NLRC NCR CA No. 035280...
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133. CA GR SP 90454: LUCIA AGDUYENG vs DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM ADJUDICATION BOARD,et al.
The landowner appeals by petition for review the decision dated December 28, 2004 of the Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board (DARAB) in DARAB Case No. 8082 entitled Constancio Galindo and Godofredo Sabog v. Lucia Agduyeng, claiming that DA...
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134. CA GR SP 90947: JOSE MARCEL PANLILIO, et al. vs REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, et al.
In this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, petitioners seek to set aside the Order of Branch 51 of the Regional Trial Court, Manila, dated 20 June 2005 which reads as follows:...
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135. CA GR SP 84250: FERDINAND S. TOPACIO vs THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, et al.
Before this Court is a Petition for Prohibition & Injunction under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, seeking to permanently enjoin the respondents Department of Justice (hereinafter referred to as DOJ for brevity), the National Prosecution...
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136. CA GR CV 60814: ROSALINDA GARCIA vs SPOUSES BERNARD and NANCY RAM and ALLAN RAM
Subject of the present appeal is the Decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Morong, Rizal, Branch 80 dated 27 May 1998 in Civil Case No. 456-T, an action for recovery of possession filed by plaintiff-appellee Rosalinda Garcia, represented by her...
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137. CA GR SP 85364: MACARIO LANDICHO VS. NLRC, ET AL.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the Rules of Court seeking to annul and set and aside the Resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) dated March 31, 2004...
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138. CA GR CV 78146: EDGARDO D. DEL ROSARIO VS, REYNALDO S. VIDAL
Referring this case for mediation, parties in this case by themselves, submitted a Compromise Agreement, dated April 3, 2006, signed by the parties and noted by retired Justice Oswaldo D. Agcaoili as mediator...
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139. CA GR SP 78568: HEIRS OF DOMINGO F. CAYABYAB,et al. vs HON. ANTONIO M. ESTEVES
The plaintiffs in Civil Case No. 4590-R of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) in Baguio City (Branch 5) entitled Domingo F. Cayabyab, represented herein by his attorney-in-fact, Cristino Ancheta vs. Spouses Gamaliel A. Flores and Ophelia T. Flores hereby pr...
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140. CA GR SP 85931: LOVY PEREZ,et al. vs HEIRS OF LORENZO BUENSUCESO,et al.
The petitioner Lovy Perez, since substituted by her heirs due to her death last January 16, 2006, is appealing the adverse resolution rendered on September 4, 2003, whereby the Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board (DARAB) reversed and set a...
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141. CA GR SP 89206: JOHN R. RANCHES vs ANDREA CHRISTINE RAMIREZ
Through certiorari, the petitioner assails the Resolution issued on August 27, 2004 by the Department of Justice in I.S. No. 02E- 19785 and I.S. No. 02F-26461,1 for being tainted by grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction,...
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142. CA GR CV 77739: SAMUEL T. DUQUE vs SPOUSES SEBASTIANI B. DE GUZMAN and MARY MYRNA T. DE GUZMAN
The defendants appeal the adverse decision dated November 16, 2002 rendered in this case by the Regional Trial Court (Branch 276) in Muntinlupa City. This case was brought by the plaintiff to seek the annulment of contracts and the reconveyance of real...
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143. CA GR CV 83248: SPOUSES VENERANDO and ELIZABETH MANIA vs GLORIA M. BERNARDO et. al.
Finding no new matter of substance that may warrant the modification, much less reversal of this Court's decision dated January 12, 2006, plaintiffs-appellants' Motion for Reconsideration is hereby DENIED for lack of merit. SO ORDERED....
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144. CA GR SP 91872: POWER SECTOR ASSETS AND LIABILITIES MANAGEMENT CORPORATION VS THE PRESIDING JUDGE, REGIONAL TRIALCOU
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the Rules of Court seeking to review and reverse the orders dated June 29, 2005 and September 1, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, National Capital Judicial Region, Branch 90, Quezon City...
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145. CA GR SP 93774: MANILA BANKERS LIFE INSURANCE CORP. vs. HON. AGAPITO K. LAOAGAN, JR., et al.
Before us is a petition filed under Rule 47 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure seeking to annul and set aside the decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Abatan, Bugias, Benguet, Branch 64, in Civil Case No. 6498-CV-021 entitled "Cresencia A...
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146. CA GR SP 94116: CASA DE MODA/DELIA LITONJUA vs LUCY MENDY ZULUETA,et al.
The records show that the petition suffers from the following deficiencies: 1. The Certification of Non-forum Shopping is signed by the petitioner Delia Litonjua but her authority to sign on behalf of her co-petitioner corporation is not attached to...
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147. CA GR SP 91435: NATIONAL POWER CORPORATION vs HON. MARLENE GONZALES-SISON,IN HER CAPACITY AS PRESIDING JUDGE
Before this Court is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, assailing the Orders dated March 30, 2005 and July 26, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC), National Capital Judicial Region, Branch 85, Quezon City...
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148. CA GR CR 28093: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs ALEX LABACHAN
This is an appeal from the Decision dated 15 September 2003, of the Regional Trial Court of Bauang, La Union, Branch 67, in Criminal Case No. 1973-BG, convicting the herein accused-appellant Alex Labachan beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of Estafa...
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149. CA GR CR 01683: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs ROGELIO ALMIRO y KALAW AND EFREN PEREZ y NAMUCO
This is an appeal from the Decision dated May 10, 1999 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 33, Siniloan, Laguna, in Criminal Case No. S-1955 entitled People of the Philippines versus Rogelio Almiro y Kalaw and Efren Perez y Namuco, the dispositive por...
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150. CA GR CR 23811: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES VS. MELECIO LUZON Y MENDOZA
This is an appeal from the Judgment dated June 3, 1999 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Batangas, Branch 87 finding accused-appellant MELECIO LUZON guilty of the crime of Homicide...
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151. CA GR CR 27661: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES VS. FERDINAND A. CRUZ
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court, National Capital Judicial Region, Branch 140 in Makati City, in Criminal Case No. 97-945, finding accused-appellant Ferdinand A. Cruz guilty beyond reasonable doubt of Qualified Theft....
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152. CA GR CV 72300: MARIA AMELITA VILLAROSA VS. APOLONIO GOLFO; EDUARDO RAMOS
This is an appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 147, dated December 15, 1992, granting the complaint for damages filed by plaintiff-appellee...
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153. CA GR SP 91079: DANILO R. CABRERA vs. JULIFERD L. HILAY and PRIMO ARTHUR J. CORDETA VI
After a careful perusal of the Motions for Reconsideration filed by petitioner Danilo R. Cabrera (Rollo, pp. 293-301), public respondent Office of the Ombudsman...
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154. CA GR SP 69578: GABRIEL ZABALA, JR. vs MYRNA H. MENDOZA
The petitioner appeals by petition for review the decision issued by the Office of the Deputy Ombudsman for Luzon dated November 19, 2001 and approved by the Ombudsman on November 20, 2001, whereby his suspension for 3 months without pay was recommende...
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155. CA GR SP 73139: JOHN RANIER S. DEL ROSARIO, et al. vs. HON. ANTONIO J. FINEZA, et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the revised Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the following issuances of Hon. Antonio J. Fineza [Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court (Br. 131), Caloocan City]:...
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156. CA GR CV 79259: PEDRO P. CHAVEZ vs. MA. TERESITA LONZON; REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
The People's Tribune appeals from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Olongapo City in Civil Case No. 258-0-95, the dispositive portion whereof reads...
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157. CA GR CV 65450: JESUS FERNANDEZ AND AMPARO URETA FERNANDEZ vs. ANTONIA BONDOC-CONDE AND JOSE CONDE
This is an appeal from the Decision, dated August 10, 1999, rendered by the Regional Trial Court, Branch 113, Pasay City, in Civil Case No. 96-0391, the dispositive portion of which reads:...
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158. CA GR SP 88157: HEIRS OF MAXIMO MARCELO et al. vs. HON. BRICCIO C. YGANA et al.
This is a Petition for Certiorari filed on January 26, 2005, questioning the two (2) Omnibus Orders dated August 19, 2002 and October 29, 2004, respectively issued by Judge Briccio C. Ygana, Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Pasig City, Branc...
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159. CA GR CV 85992: ARISTOTELES DANGARAN, ET. AL. vs. MAY LIGSAY, ET. AL.
The right to appeal is not a natural right or a part of due process, it is purely statutory privilege, and may be exercised only in the manner and in accordance with the provisions of law. Thus, an appeal may be dismissed by the Court of Appeals if the...
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160. CA GR SP 93325: METROPOLITAN BANK AND TRUST CO. vs. HON. RAMON S. CAGUIOA et al.
The instant petition seeks to nullify the Order of October 19, 2005 issued by public respondent Regional Trial Court (pp. 177, rollo), which denied the motion to dismiss filed by petitioner Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company (MBTC for brevity)....
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161. CA GR CR 00727: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. DANTE NUEVA Y SAMARO
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court of Caloocan City finding accused-appellant Dante Nueva y Samaro and Porpirio Maribuhok guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of murder and sentencing him to suffer the penalty of reclus...
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162. CA GR CR 25500: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. AILEEN VILLANUEVA, and LOLITA LOYOLA,
This is an Appeal from the Decision, dated November 25, 1999, of the Regional Trial Court of Pasay City, Branch 117, in Criminal Case No. 98-1552, finding Accusedappellant guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of estafa under Article 315, paragr...
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163. CA GR SP 91416: REMERCO GARMENTS MANUFACTURING,INC. and VICTORIA REYES vs NLRC, et al
Challenged in the instant petition for certiorari are the: (a) Decision of public respondent National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) promulgated on March 19,2004, affirming the Labor Arbiter's Decision dated July 15, 1999, and (b) its subsequent Res...
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164. CA GR CV 85455: SPOUSES RIZALDY ABISTANO and and MA. TERESA B. ABISTANO vs. HIYAS SAVINGS & LOAN BANK
The plaintiff spouses Rizaldy Abistano and Ma. Teresa B. Abistano appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Malolos City in Civil Case No. 174-M-2003 the dispositive portion whereof reads...
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165. CA GR CR 01068: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. MICHAEL RIMANDO @Cael, et al.
Before Us on appeal is the Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 51, Tayug, Pangasinan, dated September 21, 1998, in Criminal Case No. T-1713, finding Michael Rimando alias "Cael" and Orlando Peralta alias "Tiyanak" guilty beyond reasona...
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166. CA GR CV 63186: PRUDENTIAL GUARANTEE AND ASSURANCE, INC. vs. EASTERN SHIPPING LINES, INC., et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision, dated October 16, 1998, of the Regional Trial Court, Manila, Branch 1, rendered in Civil Case No. 94-71988, entitled "Prudential Guarantee and Assurance, Inc. versus Eastern Shipping Lines, Inc., Asian Terminals,...
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167. CA GR SP 76284: EXPORT AND INDUSTRY BANK, INC. vs. HON. EDWIN D. SORONGON, et al.
This is a Petition for Certiorari with Prayer to Lift/Dissolve Writ of Preliminary Injunction filed under Rule 65 of the revised Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Order, dated October 23, 2002, granting private respondents' application for the i...
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168. CA GR CR 00165: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ELMER PERALTA Y DE GUZMAN ALIAS "MEMENG"
Before Us on appeal is the Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 135, Makati City, dated June 20, 2003, in Criminal Case No. 02-2009, finding Elmer Peralta y de Guzman guilty beyond reasonable doubt of illegal sale of methamphetamine hydrochlor...
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169. CA GR SP 92278: ANGEL FORTUNA, RAMON TURRALBA and ARTURO DE LA CRUZ vs. NLRC, ET AL.
Assailed in this Petition for Certiorari, as tainted with grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction, are the decision of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC), First Division dated April 20, 2005 in NLRC NCR CA No....
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170. CA GR SP 91957: PHILIPPINE PIZZA, INCORPORATED vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, and JOMAR GUTIERREZ
Impugned in this petition for certiorari, as tainted with grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction, are the decision dated January 30, 2004 of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC), First Division, Quezon City in N...
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171. CA GR SP 91934: J. FERNANDO U. CAMPANA vs. FACT-FINDING AND INTELLIGENCE BUREAU
This petition for review seeks to annul, reverse and set aside the Decision dated January 27, 2005 of the Office of the Ombudsman...
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172. CA GR CR 29037: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. BENITO BANADO Y DORDINEZ
This is an appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 103, Quezon City, in Criminal Case No. 03-115232, finding the accusedappellant Benito Banado y Dordinez guilty beyond reasonable doubt of violation of Section 11, Article II of Re...
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173. CA GR CV 83515: D. B. MORFE ENTERPRISES vs. SPS. ENGR. ROBITO CARPO and JOVITA CARPO
Settled is the rule that rescission or, more accurately, resolution, of a party to an obligation under Article 1191 is predicated on a breach of faith by the other party that violates the reciprocity between them....
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174. CA GR CV 77900: JUAN TINIO DE JESUS vs. RUBEN TINIO DE JESUS, et al.
Distinction should be made between redemption and repurchase of foreclosed property. The right to redeem becomes functus officio on the date of its expiry, and its exercise after the period is not really one of redemption but a repurchase....
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175. CA GR SP 87884: SPACETECH TRADERS & DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION vs. MAKATI SHANGRI-LA HOTEL RESORT, INC.
In this jurisdiction, the burden of proving that an obligation has been extinguished by payment devolves upon the debtor who offers such a defense to the claim of the creditor....
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176. CA GR CV 63356: VISITACION BLANCO vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES, et al.
This appeal seeks to reverse, annul, and set aside the decision dated December 1, 1998 of the Regional Trial Court of Batac, Ilocos Norte, Branch 17, adjudicating unto oppositor Ignacia Trinidad,...
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177. CA GR SP 89521: SUSAN C. ALBAN-TUBORAN vs HON. CECILIA R. BORJA-SOLER,Presiding Judge of RTC, Branch 29, et al.
Acting on petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration of Our Decision dated January 11, 2006, the Court finds no new matters which were not taken into consideration in arriving at the said decision and/or which would warrant a reversal or modification of t...
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178. CA GR SP 86799: SYLVIA HERALDO,et al. vs LINA FAUSTINO
Through this Petition for Review, petitioners seek the reversal of the following: (a) Decision dated 26 July 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Malolos, Bulacan, Branch 7, in Civil Case No. 188-M-2004, affirming with modification the Decision of the...
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179. CA GR CV 74417: RICHARD R. BOND, JR. vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
The November 19, 2001 decision of the Regional Trial Court of Paranaque City, Branch 257 in Land Registration Case No. 95-075, LRA Rec. No. N-65838 denying the application for registration of title of Lot No. 5018 of applicant-appellant Richard R. Bo...
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180. CA GR CR 29058: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. FRANCIS DELA FUENTE
The record shows that accused-appellant has already filed his Brief and the plantiff-appellee, through the Office of the Solicitor General, has filed a Manifestation for Acquittal in Lieu of Appellee's Brief....
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181. CA GR CV 81419: MIGUELITO PANO vs. ELIZABETH PASCUAL-PANO, et al.
Subject of the present appeal is the November 5, 2003 decision of the Regional Trial Court of Gapan City, Nueva Ecija, Branch 36, in Civil Case No. 2534, dismissing the petition filed by the plaintiff-appellant Miguelito Pano for the declaration of nul...
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182. CA GR CV 70178: GOLDLINE TOURS, INC. vs. SPACE TRANSPORT CORP., et al.
Subject of this appeal is the decision rendered by Branch 76, Regional Trial Court of Quezon City in Civil Case No. Q-95-24868. The dispositive portion of said decision states, to wit: "WHEREFORE, judgment is hereby rendered in favor of plaintiff Gold...
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183. CA GR CV 84583: SPS. ROMUALDO & VIOLETA VENTURANZA vs. UNIVERSITY OF PERPETUAL HELP MEDICAL CENTER, INC.
Considering that copies of the Resolution dated March 10, 2006 and the letter/notice to file appellants' brief sent to petitioners-appellants' counsel at his forwarding address and to petitioners-appellants at their address on record were returned unse...
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184. CA GR CV 61809: SPOUSES CESAR M. LARGA and GRACIELA G. LARGA vs. SPOUSES EDILBERTO M. ANDRANEDA et al.
It is settled that where a complaint is entitled as one for specific performance but nonetheless prays for the issuance of a deed of sale for a parcel of land, its primary objective and nature is one to recover the parcel of land itself and,...
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185. CA GR CR 26722: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ENRIQUE GASGAS, JR.
For inconsistencies in the testimony of a witness to matter the inconsistencies must not only be minor or trivial but must also relate to the commission of the crime itself,...
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186. CA GR CV 65619: ANGELES FUENTES vs. DEVELOPMENT BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES et al.
Republication in the manner prescribed by Act No. 3135 is necessary for the validity of a postponed extrajudicial foreclosure sale which actually means that another publication is required in case the auction sale is rescheduled, and the absence of su...
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187. CA GR SP 77118: SPOUSES JOSE MARI GONZALES,et al. vs HON. JUDGE MARIA ELENA J. SANTOS
Assailed on certiorari and prohibition for allegedly being tainted with grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction are the following orders issued in Civil Case No. 279-V-02 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) in Valenzuela Cit...
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188. CA GR SP 91495: COMPOSITE GROUP OF COMPANIES AND MEGA MARKET,INC. vs. N L R C and MARIO F.CINCHES
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure which seeks to set aside on grounds of grave abuse of discretion,...
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189. CA GR SP 91233: ESTELITA DIZON vs. OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN,et al.
Courts and quasi-judicial agencies -such as our Ombudsman - are mere instruments of the law....
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190. CA GR SP 93726: FELMINGTON DORADO, et al. vs. SPOUSES BIENVENIDO and NENITA DORADO
Records show that although the instant petition is accompanied by the original copies of the assailed decision of both lower courts (Annexes "A" and "B")...
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191. CA GR SP 91702: ANDRES G. NARAG vs. N L R C, and VICTORIANO R. CALAYCAY, et al.
Assailed in this petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure is the Decision dated April 28, 2005...
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192. CA GR SP 91725: NIXON LEE vs. UY KIAO ENG
The petitioner, in the instant petition, seeks the reversal of the Order of the trial court issued on September 20, 2005 (pp. 399-401, rec.) and reiterates his prayer in his petition before the trial court....
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193. CA GR SP 90115: FIL-ESTATE PROPERTIES, INC. vs. SPOUSES NARCISO H. ROBLE and EVELYN A. ROBLE
Before Us is a petition for review under Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure praying that we reverse and set aside the assailed decision of the Office of the President dated March 14, 2005 and its Resolution dated May 12, 2005 denying Fil-Estate'...
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194. CA GR CV 84834: JOEL PANTALEON vs. MARIFE L. YUMUL, ET. AL.
Acting on the defendants-appellants' Motion to Dismiss Appeal dated October 10, 2005, with the information that herein parties have voluntarily agreed to settle the case amicably...
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195. CA GR SP 91943: BASHIER D. MANALAO vs. Hon. VICTOR C. FERNANDEZ, et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari, Prohibition and Injunction with prayer for Temporary Restraining Order and/or Writ of Preliminary Injunction which seeks to nullify and set aside the Joint Order dated October 5, 2005, of the Office of the Deput...
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196. CA GR SP 88311: DBP SERVICE CORPORATION vs THE PREMIER INSURANCE AND SURETY CORPORATION
In this Petition for Review, basic rules on the vicarious liability of an employer for acts done by his employee are once again put to test....
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197. CA GR CR 00407: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. DEMETRIO VILLANUEVA y AMBEGUIA
This is an appeal assailing the decision of the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 135, in Criminal Case No. 02-2045....
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198. CA GR CV 72881: ROGER FLORA, et al. vs. THE HONORABLE CITY MAYOR OF BAGUIO, et al.
The power of the defendant MAYOR on squatting is based on Section 28 of RA 7279 and not on Section 455 of the Local Government Code of 1991....
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199. CA GR CV 76210: DBS BANK PHILIPPINES, INC. vs. FELICIDAD T. MARTIN, et al.
A lease contract is a consensual, bilateral, onerous and commutative contract by which the owner temporarily grants the use of his property to another who undertakes to pay the rent therefore. And when an agreement has been forged, such contract then...
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200. CA GR SP 91331: ESTRELLAS HOME CARE CLINIC, INC.,ET AL. VS. HONORABLE AGUSTIN S.DIZON,ET AL.
The plaintiffs in Civil Case No. Q-50125 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) in Quezon City (Branch 80), presided by respondent Hon. Agustin S. Dizon, entitled Estrellas Home Care Clinic, Inc., et al. v. Development Bank of the Philippines, et al., come...
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201. CA GR SP 93798: JESHICRIS MANUFACTURING COMPANY vs. THELMA CANLAS TRINIDAD-PE AGUIRRE, et al.
The Court resolves to DISMISS herein Petition for Certiorari, Prohibition and Mandamus for non-compliance with the required certification against forum shopping...
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202. CA GR CR 25540: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. LILIBETH ARICHETA
This is an appeal from the Decision dated September 25, 2000 rendered by Branch 29 of the Regional Trial Court of Manila in Crim. Case No. 96-152984. The dispositive portion thereof states, to wit: "WHEREFORE, this Court finds the accused LILIBETH AR...
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203. CA GR SP 89209: SEGUNDINA VDA. DE MERCULIO, et.al. vs. PAULA MERCULIO, et.al
Tenants are defined as persons who -- in themselves and with the aid available from within their immediate farm households -- cultivate the land belonging to or possessed by another, with the latter￯﾿ᄑs consent; for purposes of production, sharin...
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204. CA GR SP 79991: JANITO HALLARDA, et al. vs. VALLEY GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB, INC.
Before Us is a petition for review filed under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure which assails the Order dated May 30, 2003 rendered by the Regional Trial Court, Fourth Judicial Region, Branch 74, Antipolo City, in Civil Case No. 02-217 affi...
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205. CA GR CV 60976: SPOUSES BIENVENIDO R. SESE and HELEN L. CADAG vs RAMON ALMOGUERRA, et al.
Before us is the appeal by the defendants-appellants from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of San Jacinto, Masbate, Branch 50 (the "lower court") in Civil Case No. 203. The dispositive portion of the appealed decision reads:...
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206. CA GR SP 91663: ABUNDIO EBIERNAS and CARMELITA EBIERNAS vs ROBERTO PANGILINAN, SR.
Petitioners seek reconsideration of Our Decision dated February 22, 2006 which denied the petition for review. We have once more reviewed the issues in this petition particularly as they relate to the motion for reconsideration and respondent's comment...
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207. CA GR SP 90397: PRECY BUNYI and MILA BUNYI vs FE S. FACTOR
Petitioners seek reconsideration of Our Decision dated January 16, 2006 which denied the petition. After a thorough study of the issues raised in the Motion for Reconsideration, the Court finds no sufficient reason to deviate from its findings and con...
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208. CA GR SP 91214: CARMEL DEVELOPMENT, INC. vs ROGELIO MANGOSONG and all persons claiming rights and interests under hi
The Court, after going over the petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration, finds that there are no new matters or arguments set forth in this instant motion which have not been passed upon and considered by the Court when it rendered the Decision dated F...
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209. CA GR SP 89790: SHINRYO (PHILIPPINES) COMPANY, INC. vs RRN INCORPORATED, et al.
Petitioner seeks reconsideration of Our Decision dated February 22, 2006 which denied the petition. We have once more reviewed the issues in this petition particularly as they relate to the Motion for Reconsideration and respondents' Comment thereto....
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210. CA GR SP 85732: LEOVEGILDO REYES vs. NLRC AND PANGASINAN FIVE STAR BUS COMPANY, et. al.
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari (Rollo, pp. 2-29) from the Resolution (Rollo, pp. 36-52) of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) dated April 15, 2004 which dismissed for lack of merit petitioners' appeal of the Decision (Rollo,...
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211. CA GR SP 88602: ANTONIO B. RAMOS vs HON. ANTONIO M. EUGENIO, JR., Presiding Judge, et al.
Petitioner seeks reconsideration of Our Decision dated January 26, 2006 which denied the petition. We have once more reviewed the issues in this petition particularly as they relate to the motion for reconsideration and respondents' Comment thereto. W...
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212. CA GR CV 62975: PURIFICACION NICOLAS SORIANO vs. GREGORIA NICOLAS, et. al.
Before Us is an appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Lingayen, Pangasinan, Branch 69, dated January 11, 1999 (Records, pp. 114-115), involving an action to annul documents which was docketed as Civil Case No. 17725, entitled "Purific...
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213. CA GR SP 88030: DICKLY D. DAMAG VS PHILIPPINE COUNCILORS' LEAGUE NATIONAL BOARD, et. al.
Before the Court is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the Rules of Court with prayer for the issuance of a writ of preliminary injunction and temporary restraining order which seeks to annul and set aside the undated Resolution of the Philippi...
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214. CA GR CR 29244: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. EDUARDO DE JUAN et al.
Impugned in this appeal is the Joint Decision dated March 22, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court of Quezon City, Branch 103, in Criminal Case Nos. Q-03-118375-76...
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215. CA GR CR 27932: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ROGELIO MANDIGMA Y CORTIGUERRA
This is a Motion filed by accused-appellant alleging, among others, that he filed his appeal with this Court from the judgment rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Batangas City,...
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216. CA GR CV 83679: CELERINO L. MARIANO, et al. vs. VICEROY LAND, INC., et al.
This is an appeal from the Order of dismissal dated July 21, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 15, Malolos, Bulacan in Civil Case No. 393-M-2002...
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217. CA GR SP 90400: FIL-ESTATE PROPERTIES, INC. vs. VICTOR SABALONES, et al.
Unable to secure their title to the subdivision lot they bought, the buyers imputed breach of PD 957 (The Subdivision and Condominium Buyers' Protective Decree) on the developer, whilst the latter finds fault on them for not paying the fees stipulat...
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218. CA GR CV 64588: RICARDO SORIA, et al. vs. SIXTO PASCUA, et al.
On appeal is the decision of Branch 54, Regional Trial Court of Alaminos, Pangasinan in Civil Case No. A-1034. The dispositive portion of said decision states, to wit: "WHEREFORE, in consideration of the foregoing premises and by reason of preponderan...
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219. CA GR CV 81626: TESTATE ESTATE OF EUGENIO BALTAO,et al vs STA. LUCIA REALTY and DEVELOPMENT INC.,et al
Finding no new matter of substance that would warrant the modification much less the reversal of the December 2, 2005 Decision of this Court, the Motion for Reconsideration filed by the plaintiffs-appellants is hereby DENIED for lack of merit....
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220. CA GR CV 66135: GINA D. QUIBALLO vs. ROMMEL C. RONQUILLO, et al.
This is an appeal from the decision of Branch 57, RTC, Angeles City, the dispositive portion of which states, to wit: "IN VIEW OF THE FOREGOING, the marriage of plaintiff Gina D. Quiballo and defendant Rommel C. Ronquillo contracted on December 18, 19...
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221. CA GR CR 29208: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs DOMINADOR GOROSPE, JR. Y ASUNCION
Appellant Dominador Gorospe seeks a reversal of the Decision dated December 29, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Urdaneta City, Branch 46, in Criminal Case No. U- 12542 finding him guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of Homicide. The origin...
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222. CA GR CV 85646: EPIFANIA CORPUZ-MAGTOTO vs RODRIGO GROSPE alias ERNESTO,et al.
In an Order dated April 29, 2005, the Regional Trial Court of San Jose, Occidental Mindoro, dismissed Civil Case No. R-1421, entitled "Epifania Corpuz-Magtoto vs. Rodrigo Grospe @ Ernesto, et al.", for lack of jurisdiction....
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223. CA GR CV 67524: RAMONA T. BALINGCOS, et al. vs. EDGARDO CARPENTEROS and NENITA LOPEZ
Before Us is an appeal from the Decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court, Branch 264, Pasig City, in Civil Case No.63674, the dispositive portion of which reads, as follows: "WHEREFORE, premises considered, judgment is rendered in favor of plaint...
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224. CA GR CV 60877: MANUEL BOLINAS vs. PROVINCIAL SHERIFF OF ALBAY, et al.
It is an accepted doctrine that the award of attorney's fees as an item of damages is the exception rather than the rule, and counsel's fees are not to be awarded every time a party wins a suit....
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225. CA GR CV 82323: DANTE HERNANDEZ, et al. vs. DOMINGO PANLILIO and ESTELITA PANLILIO
Before this Court is a Motion to Admit Compromise Agreement filed by the parties herein assisted by their respective counsels. Said Compromise Agreement states as follows, to wit: "1. That in the spirit of mutual peace and understanding, they have agr...
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226. CA GR CV 67172: WCD INTERNATIONAL TRADING CORP. VS SOUTH RICH ACRES, INC.
Before Us is an appeal under Rule 41 of the Rules of Court seeking to reverse and set aside the Decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Pasig City, Branch 155, dated January 25, 2000,...
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227. CA GR CR 00620: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. PEDRO BARIA Y TALABOT @ PETER
This is an intermediate review of the Decision rendered by Branch 23, Regional Trial Court, Fourth Judicial Region, Trece Martires City in Criminal Case No. TM-1250. The dispositive portion thereof states, to wit: "WHEREFORE, premises considered, the...
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228. CA GR SP 91803: RONALDO AMOS vs NLRC and NIDEC CORPORATION OF THE PHILIPPINES
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Resolutions dated March 31, 2005 and August 31, 2005 of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) in RAB IV-03-15359-02-L (CA NO. 04068...
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229. CA GR CR 29206: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. NINO TAAN
Before Us is the Motion to Withdraw Appeal of the accusedappellant Nino Taan dated December 15, 2005....
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230. CA GR CR 29327: CRISTINA AQUINO vs. PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES
Before this Court is a manifestation/compliance filed by petitioner on April 10, 2006 showing compliance with our resolutions dated July 15, 2005 and September 26, 2005. It appearing that petitioner has substantially complied with the aforesaid resolu...
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231. CA GR SP 88910: MHHR MANPOWER RECRUITMENT & PLACEMENT AGENCY CORP. vs. NLRC, et al.
On April 5, 2006, herein petitioner MHHR Manpower Recruitment and Placement Agency Corporation, through its president, Virginia A. Wagan, filed with this Court a letter manifesting that the parties had settled their case last December 6, 2005. Attache...
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232. CA GR SP 90255: MILAGROS AREVALO vs. MANOTOK REALTY, INC.
Subject of this petition for review under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure is the Decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Manila, Branch 49, in Civil Case No. 04-110395 which affirmed in toto the previous decision dated September 22,...
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233. CA GR CR 01818: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. AMADITO A. ABALOS and HEREAZALDE A. ABALOS
Before us is an appeal from the decision dated January 23, 2001 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 39 of Lingayen, Pangasinan in Criminal Case No. 5781 for murder....
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234. CA GR SP 93822: NEBAI & COMPANY INC.,represented by IGNACIO G. NOCOM vs. PEYMON LIMITED, INC.
Before Us is a petition for review under Rule 42 of the Revised Rules of Court seeking to set aside the Decision dated August 8, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Pasig City,...
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235. CA GR SP 94062: JVS ASIA, INC. vs. N L R C, EXEQUIEL M. ORARA, et al.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court seeking to reverse the July 29, 2005 Resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission...
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236. CA GR CV 64857: PHILIPPINE PRYCE ASSURANCE, CORPORATION vs. METROPOLITAN SHIPPING CO. INC.
On appeal before this court is the decision dated December 29, 1998 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 27 in Civil Case No. 95-73213, which disposed of the plaintiff-appellee Philippine Pryce Assurance Corporation's complaint for su...
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237. CA GR CR 28957: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES VS FERDINAND ROSITES y SUDARIO
Finding no new matter of substance that would warrant the modification much less the reversal of the February 17, 2006 Decision of this Court, the Motion for Reconsideration filed by the accused-appellant is hereby DENIED for lack of merit....
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238. CA GR CV 84107: STEEL CORPORATION OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. FABRIDUCT & METAL SYSTEM, INC., ET. AL.
Per Judicial Records Division report, no appellant's brief has been filed as per docket book dated April 18, 2006....
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239. CA GR SP 84940: STO NINO HOSPITAL, et al. vs. NLRC, et al.
This special civil action for certiorari seeks to annul the decision of the Labor Arbiter dated April 22, 2003, the January 19, 2004 resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) in NLRC NCR CA No. 036584-03 affirming the decision of the...
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240. CA GR CV 74857: COUNTRY BANKERS INSURANCE CORPORATION vs. TERESITA ORDONEZ
This is an appeal from the April 10, 2002 decision of the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 41, in Civil Case No. 95-75334 filed by the defendant-appellant praying that the questioned decision be reversed and set aside and a new one be rendered di...
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241. CA GR CV 70117: PHILIPPINE COMMERCIAL INTERNATIONAL BANK vs. DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM, et al.
The December 13, 2000 decision of the Regional Trial Court of Tarlac City, Branch 63, sitting as a Special Agrarian Court in Civil Case No. 8724, is assailed in this petition for review under Rule 42 of the Revised Rules of Court, in relation to Sectio...
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242. CA GR CV 74626: COUNTRY RURAL BANK OF TAGIG, INC. vs. NELSON L. CONTRERAS, et al.
Before us is an ordinary appeal seeking the reversal of the orders dated August 13, 2001 and March 5, 2002 of the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 4, granting the petition for the issuance of writ of possession filed by plaintiff-appellee Country...
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243. CA GR CV 70526: NELSON M. VILLARICA, et al. vs. DELFIN CRUZADO
To secure a loan of P2,000,000.00, Delfin Cruzado (Cruzado) executed a Deed of Real Estate Mortgage over his land, together with all the buildings erected thereon and all improvements found therein, covered by Transfer Certificate of Title (TCT) No. 20...
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244. CA GR CV 60360: JUANA BELTRAN, et al. vs. ASSOCIATED BANK now WESTMONT BANK
Before this court is an appeal from the RTC filed by the Associated Bank, now known as the Westmont Bank. The appellant seeks to set aside the decision of the Regional Trial Court of San Jose City, Nueva Ecija dated 25 May 1998, finding it negligent, h...
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245. CA GR CV 71916: SANNAEDLE CO., LTD. vs. ASIAN CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
On appeal before us is the October 6, 2000 judgment of the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 138, in Civil Case No. 00-710 which granted the plaintiff-appellee's Complaint for Sum of Money against the defendant-appellant, and the order dated...
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246. CA GR CV 73514: INES MALAPITAN, et al. vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
In the present appeal, the oppositor-appellant assails the August 14, 2001 order of the Regional Trial Court of Bacoor, Cavite, Branch 89 in LRC Case No. LRC B-2000-7 which disposed of the applicants-appellees' application for registration of title of...
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247. CA GR SP 89373: MASUDA PHILIPPINES, INC. VS. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS, ET AL.
Before us is the petition for certiorari with prayer for the issuance of temporary retraining order and/or writ of preliminary injunction filed by herein petitioner Masuda Philippines, Inc., seeking to annul and set aside the Resolutions dated June 30,...
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248. CA GR SP 91968: MAPUA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY LABOR UNION vs OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND
Finding no new matter of substance that may warrant the reconsideration, much less the reversal of this Court's decision dated February 22, 2006, petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration is hereby DENIED for lack of merit. SO ORDERED....
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249. CA GR SP 91271: ARTEMIO VELASCO,et al. vs MARIO VELASCO,et al.
For finding no new matter of substance that could warrant the reversal or modification of this Court's Decision dated February 16, 2006, the petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration is hereby DENIED for lack of merit....
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250. CA GR SP 92018: GRACE MARINE AND SHIPPING CORPORATION and/or UNIVERSAL MARINE CORP. VS.N L R C, and JONAS D. CASTELO
This is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the Rules of Court, filed by petitioners Grace Marine and Shipping Corporation and/or Universal Marine Corporation (hereinafter referred to as the "shipping corporations and the respondents in the NL...
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251. CA GR CR 28876: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. CYNTHIA INOJO
The accused appeals the decision of the Regional Trial Court of Las Pinas City, Branch 199 convicting her of the crime of Estafa defined and penalized under Article 315, Paragraph 1 (b) of the Revised Penal Code, as amended, in an Information which rea...
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252. CA GR SP 89041: TIVOLI ROYALE COUNTRY CLUB and JORDAN TOLENTINO, vs. VICTOR PACOT and NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COM.
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court, with an application for a temporary restraining order and/or preliminary injunction, seeking to nullify and set aside the Resolution of the public respondent Na...
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253. CA GR CV 82611: NORBERTO LUNA vs NATIVIDAD C. GODINO
Finding no new matter of substance that would warrant the modification much less the reversal of the February 15, 2006 Decision of this Court, the Motion for Reconsideration filed by the defendant-appellant is hereby DENIED for lack of merit. SO ORDER...
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254. CA GR SP 89560: MANUEL STA. MARIA vs HON. CLIFTON U. GANAY, et. al.
Finding no new matter of substance that may warrant the reconsideration, much less the reversal of this Court's decision dated January 12, 2006, petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration is hereby DENIED for lack of merit. SO ORDERED....
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255. CA GR SP 90521: EUFEMIA B. JAGONIA vs JOSEPH B. SHAW, JR.
Finding no new matter of substance that would warrant the modification much less the reversal of the March 8, 2006 Decision of this Court, the Motion for Reconsideration filed by the petitioner is hereby DENIED for lack of merit. SO ORDERED....
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256. CA GR SP 90587: DEUSDEDITH C. CORPUZ,et al vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,et al
For finding no new matter of substance that could warrant the reversal or modification of this Court's Decision dated March 6, 2006, petitioners' Motion for Reconsideration is hereby DENIED for lack of merit. SO ORDERED....
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257. CA GR CV 74295: DR. MADGE C. GEALONE vs. CEFERINO J. CAPALAD, et al.
This is an appeal from the October 2, 2001 decision of the Regional Trial Court of Pasig City, Branch 161, in Civil Case No. 67326, granting the plaintiff-appellee's Complaint for Sum of Money and Damages against the defendants-appellants....
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258. CA GR SP 90767: VON DE CHAVEZ a.k.a. SY BUN UY,et al. vs THE PRESIDING JUDGE, REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, BRANCH 93, et al
Finding no new matter of substance that would warrant the modification much less the reversal of the January 23, 2006 Decision of this Court, the petitioners' Motion for Reconsideration is hereby DENIED for lack of merit....
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259. CA GR CV 76085: CHARLES L. ONG, et al. vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
Subject of this appeal is the decision dated January 16, 2002 of the Municipal Trial Court (MTC) of Mangaldan, Pangasinan granting the application for registration of title of the applicants-appellees over a 574- square meter piece of land situated in...
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260. CA GR CR 28848: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. LOUDERICO ORTIZ DARISAN and PILAR GAYAS GAUANG
A witness is not expected to remember every single detail of an incident with perfect or total recall. We note that the inconsistencies pointed to by accused-appellants are minor ones....
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261. CA GR CV 65365: SPOUSES JOSE DOMINGO and MARIA RUBIANES vs. ROXAS MEMORIAL AGRICULTURAL AND INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL, et al
One who buys from a person who is not the registered owner is not a purchaser in good faith. A person who deals with registered land through someone who is not the registered owner is expected to look behind the certificate of title and examine all fa...
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262. CA GR CV 78531: RICARDO I. VIACRUSIS, et al. vs. ALFREDO I. VIACRUSIS, JR. and PRUDENCIO B. JALANDONI
The Supreme Court has held that a certificate against forum shopping should be signed by all the plaintiffs or petitioners....
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263. CA GR SP 88339: HEIRS OF THE LATE JOSE SAN MATEO vs. ROMEO A. RIVERA. and HON. JUDGE ROMMELLO BAYBAY
A complaint for unlawful detainer need not necessarily employ the exact words "unlawfully withholding" as used in the law, because any allegation to that effect, such as an allegation that defendants continuously refused to vacate the premises eve...
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264. CA GR CV 82789: ALFREDO VILLANUEVA and EDITH VILLANUEVA vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
The RTC is not divested of its jurisdiction by the fact that it rendered the judgment ordering the reconstitution of a lost or destroyed certificate of title without awaiting the report and recommendations of the land registration commissioner and the...
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265. CA GR CV 70244: HEIRS OF MARIANO GABAYA, et al. vs. HEIRS OF HILARIO GABAYA, et al.
The first pre-requisite before a plaintiff could claim the right to a partition to be ordered by the court as provided under Section 1, Rule 69 of the Revised Rules of Court is for plaintiff to prove filiation to the registered owner in possession of...
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266. CA GR CR 28038: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. CARMELITA BALDERAMA
Before us is an appeal interposed by accused-appellant CARMELITA BALDERAMA from the decision dated October 28, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of San Fernando City, La Union,...
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267. CA GR CV 50065: SPS. DANILO D. CAMACHO and ANGELA CAMACHO vs. PHILIPPINE AIRLINES, INC. et al.
For consideration is a Motion for Judgment Based on Compromise Agreement filed by the parties and represented by their respective counsel praying for the approval of the above Motion and that judgment be rendered based on the compromise agreement incorpor...
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268. CA GR SP 86146: TROPIC IMAGE, INC. & RUSSELL D. LARGE vs. N L R C and JUANITO TORRIBIO, JR.
Assailed in this petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure is the Resolution dated December 30, 2003...
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269. CA GR SP 89751: MA. CRISTINA R. SAN JOSE vs. HON. REINATO G. QUILALA et al.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari, prohibition and mandamus filed by the petitioner seeking to set aside and nullify the following orders issued by the Regional Trial Court of Makati City in Criminal Case Nos. 04-3186 to 04-3187,...
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270. CA GR SP 88671: SUBURBAN SECURITY, et. al. vs. NLRC & PAULINO B. MABBORANG
This petition for certiorari seeks to reverse and set aside the Resolution dated 30 August 2002, dismissing petitioners' appeal and the Resolution dated 19 November 2004, denying petitioners' Motion for Reconsideration, both issued by the National Labo...
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271. CA GR SP 91688: SAULOG TRANSIT, INC. and GREGORIO V. NUARIN vs HON. MARIA CECILIA I. AUSTRIA-CHUA, et al.
This is a special civil action for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, as amended, which seeks to set aside the Order dated July 18, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, Balayan Batangas, Branch 11 (hereafter RTC), the dispositi...
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272. CA GR CV 48062: BALI DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION vs. MANILA ELECTRIC COMPANY
Section 34, Rule 133 of the Rules of Court states that the court shall consider no evidence which has not been formally offered and where the purpose for which the evidence is offered has not been specified....
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273. CA GR CV 77611: ANTONIO B. BARIN vs. SPS. DANIEL CASTRO and BENJAMINA DABU, et al.
The law requires that every action must be prosecuted and defended in the name of the real party in interest. A real party in interest is the party who stands to be benefited or injured by the judgment in the suit, or the party entitled to the avails...
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274. CA GR CR 26975: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. MARIO BARERA SANTOS
It is not an uncommon experience to have a conclusion of guilt reached on the basis of the testimony of a single witness because the rule has always been that the testimony of witnesses is to be weighed, not that the witnesses be numbered....
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275. CA GR CV 74486: FILOMENA ABBAGO-PAGUI vs. BRAULIO ABBAGO
To successfully maintain an action to recover the ownership of a real property, otherwise known as an accion reinvindicatoria, the person who claims a better right to it must prove two (2) things:...
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276. CA GR CV 79013: LOURDES CARESOSA VDA DE BOTE vs. ROMMEL DE ROMA
There are three (3) types of negligence: (1) ordinary negligence - which is the omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs,...
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277. CA GR CV 82204: EDWARD ROSALES vs. PERLA COMPANA DE SEGUROS, INC.
Section 306 of the Insurance Code expressly provides that "(a)ny insurance company which delivers to an insurance agent or insurance broker a policy or contract of insurance shall be deemed to have authorized such agent or broker...
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278. CA GR CV 73767: ROSARIO DUCUSIN, et al. vs. ADELAIDA FRIAL, et al.
Laches has been defined as the failure or neglect, for an unreasonable and unexplained length of time, to do that which by exercising due diligence could or should have been done earlier;...
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279. CA GR CV 76081: OSCAR CRISTOBAL vs. DULOS REALTY AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, et al.
An innocent purchaser for value is one who buys the property of another, without notice that some other person has a right to, or interest in, such property and pays a full and fair price for the same,...
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280. CA GR CV 61256: MARTINA CARANGUIAN VDA. DE CATABAY, et al. vs. BALBINO CATABAY, et al.
The essential requisites of res judicata are as follows: (1) there must be a final court judgment or court order; (2) the court that rendered the judgment must have jurisdiction over the subject-matter and the parties;...
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281. CA GR CR 28723: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. CHANG KIM and LEONORA EVANGELISTA y AQUINO
The commission of the offense of illegal sale of regulated drugs requires merely the consummation of the selling transaction....
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282. CA GR CV 67027: ELVIRA RAMOS, et al. vs. CRESENCIA ACHEVARA, et al.
There are three (3) types of negligence: (1) ordinary negligence - which is the omission to do something which a reasonable man, guided upon those considerations which ordinarily regulate the conduct of human affairs,...
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283. CA GR CR 01817: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. DANTE JOSE DIVINA
In a prosecution for illegal sale of regulated or prohibited drugs the law applicable now is Section 5, Article II of Republic Act No. 9165, otherwise known as the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002,...
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284. CA GR CV 82302: ALBINO B. ACHAS vs. PRAXEDES BERNARDINO, et al.
To recover actual damages, not only must the amount of loss be capable of proof; it must also be actually proven with a reasonable degree of certainty, premised upon competent proof or the best evidence obtainable....
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285. CA GR CV 55015: MACARIO GA vs. CRESENCIA GRIMALDOPLATIL
This is an appeal from the September 25, 1995 Decision (Rollo, pp. 46-52) of the Regional Trial Court of Quezon City, Branch 93 in Civil Case No. 089-2515, the dispositive portion of which reads as follows:...
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286. CA GR SP 92344: TCB ROYAL INDUSTRIAL,INC.,et al. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,(Third Division),et al.
This is a special civil action for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, as amended, which seeks to set aside the Resolutions dated July 21, 2005 and October 21, 2005 of the National Labor Relations Commission (hereafter NLRC),...
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287. CA GR SP 93547: JOSE MARCIANO F. GALVEZ vs. ARSENIO DE GUZMAN, ET.AL.
Before Us is a Petition for Review of the Resolution of the Department of Justice dated January 27, 2006....
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288. CA GR SP 91092: LIANNE'S GARMENTS and/or ARTURO ADRALES vs SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT,et
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari seeking to annul and set aside the Orders dated March 8, 2005 and July 19, 2005 of public respondent Secretary of Labor and Employment in NCR00-LSED-0309-IS-005, OS-LS-1019-2004-0123, entitled "Melanie Med...
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289. CA GR CV 78937: IGNACIO V. ILLENBERGER, ET.AL. vs. RICARDO D. PAPA, JR. ETC.
Per Judicial Records Division report, no appellant's brief has been filed as per docket book dated April 20, 2006....
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290. CA GR SP 86568: BENITA LARANGA vs. AFP RETIREMENT & SEPARATION BENEFIT SYSTEM
Before us is a petition for review of the Decision dated August 12, 20041 rendered by the Regional Trial Court [RTC], Branch 25 of Bi￯﾿ᄑan, Laguna in the case for ejectment with damages docketed as Civil Case No. B-6245 instituted by respondent A...
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291. CA GR CV 53524: AMERICAN HOME ASSURANCE CO. vs. NISSHIN LINE CO., LTD. and/or VIRJEN SHIPPING CORPORATION
This is an appeal from the May 12, 1995 Decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Manila, Branch 33, in Civil Case No. 89-51354....
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292. CA GR SP 92366: DIRECTORIES PHILIPPINES CORPORATION VS DPC SUPERVISORS UNION
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Decision dated May 31, 2005 and resolution dated October 18, 2005 of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in BLR-A-C-42-5-6-04 (NCR...
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293. CA GR CR 28086: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs GUILLER LABASAN
Before this Court is an appeal from the decision dated November 20, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court, First Judicial Region, Branch 17, Batac, Ilocos Norte in Criminal Case No. 3322 entitled "People of the Philippines, Plaintiff, vs. Guiller Labasan,...
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294. CA GR SP 83086: EDILBERTO B. COLLAMAR vs. N L R C, and GERMAN MARINE AGENCIES, INC.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari assailing the August 29, 2003 Resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) in NLRC OFW 30-12-00543-01...
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295. CA GR CR 01727: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ANGELITO SALUMBIDES y ALBERTO
This case is an appeal from the Decision dated 2 March 2000 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of San Pedro, Laguna, Branch 31,...
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296. CA GR SP 91426: ROGELIO VALENTOS VS ARMANDO MAGLUYAN and EUFEMIA RILLO
By petition for review, the registered owner of an agricultural land seeks the review and reversal of the decision rendered on July 6, 2005 in DARAB Case No. 12503, whereby the Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board (DARAB) affirmed the decis...
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297. CA GR SP 89110: HONESTO BONNEVIE vs. HON. SANTIAGO G. ESTRELLA, et. al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure with Prayer for the Issuance of Preliminary Injunction (Rollo, pp. 2-12) seeking the reversal of the Resolution and three (3) Orders of public respondent Hon. Ju...
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298. CA GR SP 83236: DENHOLM CREW MANAGEMENT PHIL., INC., et al. vs NLRC and ALVIN CUTAMORA
A seafarer's entitlement to the disability benefits provided under the Standard Terms and Conditions Governing the Employment of Filipino Seafarers on Board Ocean-Going Vessels is at issue in this petition for certiorari primarily challenging the Resol...
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299. CA GR CV 80573: JOSEFINA NG LIM vs HEIRS OF VICENTE LLAVE,et al.
This is an appeal from the decision of a trial court upholding the validity of a sale of property executed by the original owner in favor of the plaintiff and nullifying a later conveyance made by his heirs to the defendants....
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300. CA GR CR 29047: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. RANDY CABALLERO Y ABAD
Appeal from the October 19, 2004 Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Dagupan City, Branch 44, in Criminal Case No. 99-03082-D, finding the accused-appellant Randy Caballero y Abad guilty beyond reasonable doubt of violation of Section 4, Article I...
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301. CA GR SP 67118: ROBERTO MANZANARES, et al. vs. HON. STELLA CABUCO ANDRES, et al.
In this special civil action for certiorari and prohibition, the Orders dated September 11, 2001 and September 20, 2001 of the respondent Hon. Stella Cabuco Andres of Branch 31 of the Regional Trial Court in San Pedro, Laguna (or RTC) issued in Crimina...
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302. CA GR SP 69640: VICAR INTERNATIONAL CONSTRUCTION, INC. et al vs. Hon. HENRICK F. GINGOYON, et al.
In this petition for certiorari, Vicar International Construction Inc. and the spouses Reynaldo A. Lim and Carmelita V. Lim (hereafter the petitioners for brevity) seek to nullify and set aside the Order dated November 20, 2001 issued by Br. 117 of the...
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303. CA GR CR 00782: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ROBERTO T. GARCIA AND MELISSA B. CRUZ
This is an appeal from the Judgment dated September 23, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 140 finding appellant ROBERTO T. GARCIA and accused MELISSA B. CRUZ guilty...
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304. CA GR CV 78862: ELPIDIO FAUSTO GUINTO,et al. vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
Before this Court is an Appeal from the Decision dated 11 February 2003 of the Regional Trial Court of Antipolo City, Branch 73, in Land Registration Case No. 01-2676 granting appellees' application for original registration of land under P.D. No. 1529...
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305. CA GR CR 00037: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ROLDAN MORALES y MIDARASA
This is an appeal from the Decision dated April 29, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Quezon City, Branch 1033 finding appellant ROLDAN MORALES y MIDARASA guilty...
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306. CA GR CV 55713: HEIRS OF MARAVILLOSA AGUILAR BARTOLABAC vs. PERSAPANE LIAO and ROSA LIAO ALBURO
Before Us is an appeal from the decision dated October 27, 1994 as modified in the order dated July 9, 1996 of Branch 46, Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Masbate,...
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307. CA GR SP 76298: GOVERNMENT SERVICE INSURANCE SYSTEM vs THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES,et al.
The Government Service Insurance System, by way of a petition for review, pleads for the reversal of the decision of the Office of the President on July 1, 2002 and its resolution on March 7, 2003 denying the motion for reconsideration of the decision....
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308. CA GR SP 69046: R. D. POLICARPIO & CO., INC vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION and JOSHUA SANTOS CASTRO,
For allegedly having been issued with grave abuse of discretion, the petitioner R. D Policarpio & Co., Inc. (or RD Policarpio for brevity) filed this Petition for Certiorari seeking to annul and set aside the National Labor Relations Commission's (or N...
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309. CA GR CV 84839: MYRNA MEMITA vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES,
Up for consideration is the appeal taken by the Republic of the Philippines (or hereafter the Republic) against the judgment favorable to Myrna Memita (hereafter Memita) and granting her Petition for Reconstitution and Issuance of Second Owner's Copy o...
Promulgated on 2006-04-24

310. CA GR SP 78814: PAMANA GOLDENCARE FOUNDATION, INC. VS HON. LAMBERTO A. DAING,JR.,ET AL.
The petitioner assails the order dated November 29, 2001 issued by respondent Hon. Lamberto A. Daing, Jr., Presiding Judge of Branch 46, Regional Trial Court (RTC), in San Fernando City in Civil Case No. 12167 entitled Patient Care Corp. v. Pamana Gold...
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311. CA GR CV 84632: WARREN B. ARNILLO vs. MARY JANE TABACULDE-ARNILLO, and REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES,
This is not the first nor will this be the last officious appeal taken by the Republic of the Philippines from a judgment declaring a marriage ab initio, without a peep from the respondent spouse....
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312. CA GR SP 88692: LEADER SECURITY & GENERAL SERVICES, INC.,et.al. vs SECRETARY PATRICIA A. STO. TOMAS,et al.
In our Resolution of February 14, 2006, We called the attention of the petitioners to the fact that there is a failure of service of the petition either on the private respondents who are no longer at their stated addresses or on their counsel who is n...
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313. CA GR SP 88229: LEONIDO KONG, et al. vs. SOCORRO S. MACAM, et al.
Through this petition for review, the petitioners Flor Kong, Lizzette Kong, and Queenie Kong (or hereafter the Kong Heirs) as substituting heirs of the since deceased Leonido Kong, and thespouses Remy and Ana Kong, ask that the following be set aside an...
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314. CA GR SP 90676: FULLFORCE SECURITY AND INVESTIGATION AGENCY, INC. vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION
This Petition for Certiorari ascribes grave abuse of discretion against the National Labor Relations Commission for rendering the Decision of 31 January 2005 which modified on appeal the Labor Arbiter's Decision of 11 February 2004 finding private res...
Promulgated on 2006-04-24

315. CA GR CR 00057: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES VS RICARDO SUISA COMABIG
Before the Court is an appeal filed by accused-appellant Ricardo Suiza Comabig a.k.a. Ricky, from the Decision dated October 8, 2002 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Makati City, Branch 62, in Criminal Case No. 01-367, finding him guilty beyond rea...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

316. CA GR SP 82645: NOLI LIM vs. ANGELITO DE LOS SANTOS, et. al.
Before Us is a Petition for Review filed pursuant to Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Court questioning the Orders of the Office of the President dated: (a) December 22, 2003 (Rollo, pp. 22-23) which dismissed petitioner's appeal and (b) February 13, 2004...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

317. CA GR CV 82192: LETICIA DAYAG BISALMOS vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is an appeal interposed by the Republic of the Philippines, from the Decision rendered by Branch 4, Regional Trial Court, Second Judicial Region, Tuguegarao City in Special Proceedings No. 1948, a petition for Declaration of Presumptive Death of R...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

318. CA GR CV 70653: DOLORES F. ALMODOVAR vs. LOURDES CASTILLO,et al.
Assailed in this appeal is the Order dated December 15, 2000 in Civil Case No. L-18060 of Branch 37, Regional Trial Court, Lingayen, Pangasinan which granted defendants-appellees' motion to dismiss plaintiff-appellant's complaint for "Settlement of Est...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

319. CA GR SP 93952: BERNARDITA LAGANG, ET AL. vs PHILIPPINE VETERANS BANK
Before us is the "Urgent Petition for Certiorari, Annulment of Judgments or Final Orders and Resolutions Pending Writ of Execution of the Property Really Owned by BLP Dev't. Foundation, Inc.," filed by the petitioner Bernardita Galang through counsel....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

320. CA GR SP 88061: CENTRO CERAMICA CORPORATION vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS C O M M I S S I O N a n d JHORIZALDY B. UY
Before us is a petition for certiorari to annul and set aside the issuances rendered by the Second Division of the National Labor Relations Commission [NLRC] in NLRC NCR CA No. 035557-03 which is a case for illegal dismissal instituted against herein...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

321. CA GR CR 24447: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES VS VIRGILIO DEL CASTILLO
Before the Court is an appeal filed by accused-appellant Virgilio Del Castillo from the Amended Decision dated May 29, 2000 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 23, Naga City, in Crim. Case No. 93-4738, finding him guilty beyond reasonable doubt o...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

322. CA GR CV 68988: ALEXANDER YNZON VS. SPOUSES ANTONIO MENESES and ALICE MENESES
Before the Court is an appeal by defendants-appellants Antonio Meneses and Alice Meneses from the Decision dated September 8, 2000 in Civil Case No. D-10612 of Branch 44, Regional Trial Court, Dagupan City ordering them to pay plaintiff-appellee Alexa...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

323. CA GR CV 85731: ESPERANZA ARANETA-AZARCON vs AARON ALBAR AZARCON
This is an appeal from the Order dated May 31, 2005 dismissing the petition for the issuance of a temporary protection order, support and permanent custody of children under the provisions of Republic Act No. 9262, on the ground of violation of the ru...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

324. CA GR CV 71044: SPS. EVA MARIE & BENEDICTO NOEL RONQUILLO VS. DR. CONCEPCION ILAO-ORETA, ET AL.
Assailed in this appeal is the Decision dated March 9, 2001 in Civil Case No. 5309 of Branch 84, Regional Trial Court, Batangas City which ordered defendants-appellees to pay plaintiffs-appellants the amount of P9,939.00 as actual damages and the costs...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

325. CA GR CR 27247: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs LEONARDO L. VILLALON, et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision1 dated October 9, 2002 of the Regional Trial Court of Pasig City, Branch 69 in SCA No. 2244, the dispositive portion of which reads as follows:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

326. CA GR CV 70858: ROSALINDA CRUZ VS. JOSEPH CHEN and ELIZABETH CHEN
Before the Court is an appeal by accused-appellants Joseph Chen and Elizabeth Chen from the Decision dated February 1, 2001 in Criminal Case No. Q-96-64705 of Branch 225, Regional Trial Court, Quezon City, insofar as it adjudged accused-appellants civi...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

327. CA GR CV 70420: WENCESLAO D. SAN ANDRES, ET AL. VS. HON. MAYOR SULPICIO S. ROCO, JR., ET AL.
Before the Court is an appeal from the Order dated April 17, 2001 in Civil Case No. 01-0225 of Branch 24, Regional Trial Court, Naga City which dismissed the petition for declaratory relief questioning the resolutions passed by appellee Sangguniang Pan...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

328. CA GR CV 71974: SPOUSES JOSE SIA and LEONIZA DEE SIA vs. PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK,et al.
Before the Court is an appeal from the Decision dated April 19, 2001 in Civil Case No. 92-5774-58 of Branch 53, Regional Trial Court, Sorsogon, Sorsogon which denied the complaint for "Performance and/or Declaration of Preferred Rights" and declared t...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

329. CA GR CR 29728: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. VICTOR SIMON
On January 26, 2006, this Court required the appellant to file the Appellant's Brief within thirty (30) days from notice....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

330. CA GR SP 87659: DELFIN T. TING vs. HON. ROMMEL O. BAYBAY et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 147 (pp. 273-276, orig. rec.), under Rule 44, Section 10, of the Revised Rules of Civil Procedure, which granted the petition of petitioner-appellee Delfin T. Ting,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

331. CA GR CV 81448: WILLIAM LL. OBIAS vs. ERMELO M. ALMEDA FOUNDATION, INC. et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision dated November 14, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court of Naga City in Civil Case No. 2001-0195 filed by both plaintiff-appellant and defendants-appellants....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

332. CA GR SP 84495: ORIENTAL ASSURANCE CORPORATION vs.TABLERIA TAN TAO SAW MILL, INC., HON. ROMULO A. LOPEZ, et al.
This Special Civil Action for Certiorari, Prohibition and Mandamus with prayer for the issuance of a Preliminary Injunction and/or Temporary Restraining Order...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

333. CA GR SP 81101: METRO DATA COMPUTER COLLEGE AND/OR ELSA IBAY vs. N L R C, and GERONIMO S.F. DE LOS REYES
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari filed by the petitioners Metro Data Computer College and/or Elsa Ibay ("Petitioners")....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

334. CA GR CV 56722: TALAYAN LADIES CLUB, INC., et al. vs. PHILADELPHIA SCHOOL, INC., et al.
This is an Appeal interposed by appellants Philadelphia School, Inc. and its President, Lydia C. Lao, from the decision issuing a permanent injunction against them,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

335. CA GR CV 74667: IGLESIA NI CRISTO vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
Before Us, on appeal is the Decision dated 17 November 2000 of the Municipal Trial Court (MTC), denying the application filed by the applicant-appellant...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

336. CA GR CV 84192: VICTORIO Q. GARCIA vs REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
In this ordinary appeal, oppositor-appellant Republic of the Philippines seeks to nullify and set aside the 18 October 2004 Resolution of the Regional Trial Court of San Fernando, Pampanga, Branch 41, granting the Petition to correct the registered na...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

337. CA GR CV 73295: PHILIPPINE REFINING CO., INC. vs. RUBIN CHAN
Before Us, are the Appeals interposed respectively, by plaintiffappellant Philippine Refining Company, Incorporated (PRC, for brevity)...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

338. CA GR SP 91429: ALFREDO I. MONZON VS DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, et. al.
Before the Court is a Petition for Certiorari which seeks to annul and set aside the Resolutions of the Department of Justice (DOJ) dated July 6, 2004 and June 21, 2005 in I.S. No. 021-40102....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

339. CA GR CV 77846: ANA MANIPON VS THE OFFICE OF THE MUNICIPAL MAYOR OF BAMBAN, TARLAC, et. al.
Before the Court is an appeal from the Order dated July 12, 2002 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 66, Capas, Tarlac, in Civil Case No. 558- C-02, for abatement of nuisance....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

340. CA GR CR 26844: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. CESAR M. QUINSAY
Before Us is a motion to dismiss filed by accused-appellee for the dismissal of the appeal by the private complainant-appellant on the grounds that the:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

341. CA GR SP 90981: HOLY TRINITY REALTY AND DEVELOPMENT CORP. vs. HONORABLE PRESIDING JUDGE, BRANCH 85, RTC MALOLOS BUL
Assailed in this Petition for Certiorari pursuant to Rule 65 of the Rules of Court is the Order dated 07 February 2005 granting the respondent's Motion for Reconsideration and setting aside the Order dated 11 March 2004, as well as the Order dated 16...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

342. CA GR CV 85105: ARNALDO E. SANTIAGO vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
On September 16, 2005, the Republic of the Philippines, through the Office of the Solicitor General, filed its appellant's brief....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

343. CA GR CV 62841: HENRIETTA LACERNA, ET AL. VS. SABINA MASIGLAT, ET AL.
Sought to be reversed and set aside is the Decision dated 26 January 1999 of the Regional Trial Court of Anonas, Urdaneta City, Pangasinan, Branch 45, in Civil Case No. U-5409, entitled Henrietta Lacerna, Rizalina Cruz, Helen Ramos and Lucresia Asuncio...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

344. CA GR CR 00044: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. DOLORES OCDEN,
This is an appeal from the Decision, dated 02 July 2001, of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Baguio City, Branch 60, in Criminal Case Nos. 16315-R, 16316-R, 16318-R, 16350-R, 16369-R, 16964-R and 16966-R....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

345. CA GR SP 87722: RUBEN BERNARDO, JR. vs. MERCURY DRUG CORPORATION, ET AL.
The instant petition seeks to annul -...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

346. CA GR SP 76702: FEDERICO GALANG, et al. vs. SHERWOOD HILLS GOLF CLUB, INC.,
This Petition for Review seeks to set aside the Order, dated April 11, 2003, of the SEC En Banc, in OGC-AA-CFD Case No. 11-02-15, which dismissed Petitioners' "appeal" for lack of interest....
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

347. CA GR CV 59704: LEONCIO C. OLIVEROS,et al. vs SAN MIGUEL CORPORATION,et al.
Before the Court is an appeal from the Decision dated August 12, 1997 in Civil Case No. 3232-V-89 of Branch 172, Regional Trial Court (RTC), Valenzuela City dismissing the complaint for declaration of nullity of TCT Nos. T-18460 and T-137261 registered...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

348. CA GR SP 88433: ABS-CBN BROADCASTING CORPORATION, VS. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION and FEDERICO BERMEJO LIM,
This is a Petition for Certiorari with a prayer for a temporary restraining order or writ of preliminary injunction under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Court which seeks the reversal and the setting aside of the Decision dated 31 May 2004 and the Resolu...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

349. CA GR CV 65788: SOLIDBANK CORPORATION vs. SPOUSES MANUEL and IMELDA DELA CRUZ
This is an appeal from the Decision dated October 29, 1999 in Civil Case No. 97-1847 of Branch 138, Regional Trial Court, Makati City ordering defendants-appellants spouses Manuel and Imelda dela Cruz to jointly and severally pay plaintiff-appellee Sol...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

350. CA GR SP 79734: GX INTERNATIONAL, INC. vs. COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE et al.
Assailed on appeal to Us is a portion of the decision of the Court of Tax Appeals dated June 05, 2003 in CTA No, 5956 directing petitioner to pay to respondent P1,496,447.79 as deficiency value-added tax for 1995 plus 20% deficiency interest from February...
Promulgated on 2006-04-21

351. CA GR CV 80427: HYATT ELEVATORS & ESCALATORS CORP. VS. CATHEDRAL HEIGHTS BUILDING COMPLEX ASSOCIATION, INC.
This is an appeal from the Judgment of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 100, Quezon City, dated March 5, 2003, which granted plaintiff-appellee's complaint for sum of money...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

352. CA GR CV 76718: ELSA REJOSO-LOPEZ VS. HENRY LOPEZ; REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court, Fourth Judicial Region, Branch 72 in Antipolo City, in Civil Case No. 00-5826 for the Declaration of Nullity of Marriage....
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

353. CA GR SP 85724: TOMAS PALARUAN and FLORDELIZA PALARUAN VS. AQUILINO PALARUAN and APOLINARIO PALARUAN
Before Us is petitioners' petition for review which seeks to nullify, reverse and set aside the Decision of the Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board dated November 6, 2003 and its Resolution dated July 27, 2004 denying the Motion for Reconside...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

354. CA GR CV 79547: BRIAN FISH vs ELISA A. THEODOSSIS, et al.
In this appeal, the Republic of the Philippines, as represented by the Office of the Solicitor General, opposes the 31 July 2002 decision rendered by Branch 60 Family Court of Angeles City, in Civil Case No. 9852, declaring the nullity of marriage bet...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

355. CA GR SP 81014: BHUENN JUN D. BULATAO vs. HON. IRIN ZENAIDA S. BUAN, et al.
This is a Petition for Annulment of Judgment with a prayer for a temporary restraining order and/or writ of preliminary injunction under Rule 47 of the 1997 Rules of Court which seeks the annulment of the Decision dated 14 March 2001 of the Regional Tr...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

356. CA GR SP 86354: GEORGE S. IMPERIAL VS. ATTY. RAMON SAMPANA
This is a petition for review of the Resolution of the Office of the President dated August 19, 2004, dismissing the administrative case against the respondent...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

357. CA GR CV 62799: JULIE M. RECILE vs. LAND BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is an appeal from the decision dated January 11, 1999 of Branch 27, Regional Trial Court (RTC), Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

358. CA GR CR 25104: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES VS. LEONARDO SACUEZA Y GUEVARRA
It is indeed utterly perplexing, if not all the more unexpectedly tragic, to witness the brutal and senseless killing of a relatively young man at the prime of his life and at the very same day that he is celebrating to commemorate a special moment of his...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

359. CA GR CV 86271: HELEN CAWAREN vs ELISEO LUMAWAG y DELA CRUZ,et al.
The records show that the defendants-appellants' brief suffers from the following deficiencies: 1. It has no subject index of the matters covered by the brief, no digest of its arguments, no page references and no table of cases, textbooks and statute...
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360. CA GR CR 00138: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs DOMINADOR MALANA, et al.
As a result of the explosion used to perpetrate the crime in the case at bar, a woman was burned alive and charred to death, while her 22-year-old daughter although escaping death paid for her life with the amputation of her left leg. Miraculously, th...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

361. CA GR SP 91827: D. M. CONSUNJI, INC. ET AL. vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,ET AL.
This is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 seeking to reverse and set aside the Decision dated May 30, 2003 and to reinstate the Decision dated May 13, 2002 of the Labor Arbiter declaring the termination of private respondents as valid and orderin...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

362. CA GR SP 90205: MARCIAL E. IDAGO, ET AL. VS. OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY OMBUDSMAN FOR LUZON and ALEXANDER A. JOANINO
Impugned in this Petition for Certiorari with Mandamus, as tainted with grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction, are the Joint-Orders of the Office of the Deputy Ombudsman for Luzon in OMB-L-A-05- 0001-A to OMB-L-A-05-0011...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

363. CA GR CV 81017: CORAZON CORONADO vs. SAN MIGUEL CORPORATION
Before Us is a motion for reconsideration filed by defendantappellant San Miguel Corporation on March 31, 2005....
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

364. CA GR SP 83525: JIMSON RABINO, JOSE SANGALANG, et al. vs. CORROTECH, INC. and/or NESTOR BAUZA , et al.
Well-established is the principle that factual findings of quasi-judicial bodies, like the NLRC, are accorded with respect even with finality, if supported by substantial evidence. Moreso, when such findings confirm the findings of fact of the Labor A...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

365. CA GR SP 92250: WINFRED GAOIRAN VS. NLRC, ET AL.
Assailed in this petition for certiorari, as tainted with grave abuse of discretion amounting to lack or excess of jurisdiction, are: (1) The Resolution issued on April 20, 2005 by the National Labor Relations Commission, First Division, in NLRC NCR CA No...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

366. CA GR SP 92425: HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY vs HON. JUDGE REINATO G. QUILALA,ET AL.
Assailed in this petition for certiorari under Rule 65 is the Order dated March 17, 2005 granting the motion for release and inspection of articles seized by virtue of a search warrant, as well as the Order dated September 15, 2005 denying the motion f...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

367. CA GR CV 75249: PHILIPPINE INVESTMENT ONE, INC. vs. FISHWEALTH CANNING CORP.
At bench is an appeal from the Decision dated July 12, 2001 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 137, in Civil Case No. 99-1062, the decretal portion of which states:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

368. CA GR SP 84071: UNIVERSITY OF THE ASSUMPTION vs THE SECRETARY OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT, et al.
Petitioner, University of the Assumption [ASSUMPTION] comes to Us through this Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the Rules of Court, seeking to partially reverse or modify the Decision dated 21 November 2003 rendered by the Acting Secretary of...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

369. CA GR CV 84240: ULDARICO M. TUBIG vs REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is an appeal filed by the Republic of the Philippines through the Office of the Solicitor General from the Decision (Records, pp. 78-81) of the Municipal Trial Court of Binmaley, Pangasinan, in LRC No. 27-03 dated 24 November 2004 which granted t...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

370. CA GR SP 86487: SPS. ANASTACIO and NIEVES BERGADO vs FELICIANO ALEJANDRO
Before this Court is a Petition for Review under Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Court filed by petitioners, spouses Anastacio and Nieves Bergado, from the Decision (Rollo, pp. 78-81) of the Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board (DARAB, for br...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

371. CA GR CV 84731: KERRY SECURITIES (PHILS.), INCORPORATED vs WINSTON UY
This is an appeal from the Decision1 dated December 28, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Mandaluyong City, Branch 214 dismissing the complaint for sum of money and damages in Civil Case No. MC-99-850....
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

372. CA GR CR 01915: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs DANTE AREVALO,et al.
At around 8:00 p.m. of July 31, 1994, Vicente Cordero went to see his friend Eduardo Santos at #1288 Mithi Street, Tondo, Manila, to spare him fare money to visit a certain "Lando." Santos told Cordero to wait inside the house while...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

373. CA GR CR 29205: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. JAIME VERGARA, et al.
Finding the explanations stated in the appellant's motion for reconsideration why no appellant's brief was filed herein to be reasonable, and in light of the conformity of the Office of the Solicitor General to the motion, we GRANT the motion for recon...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

374. CA GR SP 74855: CARMENCITA RAMOS,ET AL. vs Hon. JUDGE ROMMEL BAYBAY,et al.
Via petition for certiorari, the plaintiffs seek to nullify the following orders issued in Civil Case No. 01-1297 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) in Makati City entitled Carmencita Ramos, Preciosa Ramos, Alex Ramos and Abegail Ramos v. James Allan Ba...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

375. CA GR SP 72869: JIMMY UY vs. NLRC, et al.
CONSIDERING THAT THE MATTERS BEING RAISED BY THE PRIVATE RESPONDENT IN HIS MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION ARE MERELY REHASHING THOSE THAT WE HAVE FULLY AND DIRECTLY ADDRESSED IN THE DECISION DATED FEBRUARY 14, 2006, AND FINDING NOTHING THEREIN TO COMPEL A...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

376. CA GR SP 88307: SPOUSES JOEY UMALI AND JULIE F. UMALI VS ARNEL DE LEON and EVELYN S. DE LEON
This collection case was commenced in the Metropolitan Trial Court (MeTC) in Las Pinas City and was tried and decided by Branch 79 of the court. The MeTC decided in favor of the plaintiffs, the petitioners herein, but on appeal of the defendants, the...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

377. CA GR SP 92709: FILIPINAS SYSTEMS, INC. and FELIPE A. CRUZ, JR. vs. N L R C & ULYSSES RICO H. BANARIA
This Petition for Certiorari seeks the reversal of the Decision of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) which affirmed the Labor Arbiter's...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

378. CA GR SP 91497: CLARITA L. PASION vs. IMELDA C. BRAVO,
This Petition for Review seeks to annul the Resolution of the Civil Service Commission Office which dismissed petitioner from service...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

379. CA GR SP 91450: FLORANTE NOBLE vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
The instant petition seeks to nullify the Resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) promulgated on June 18, 2004 (pp. 27-30, rollo), which dismissed petitioner's appeal "for lack of validity and/or merit"....
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

380. CA GR SP 93302: RICHARD J. GORDON, et al. vs. HON. REGIONAL TRIAL COURT OF OLONGAPO (BRANCH 74) AND EDUARDO BALAOING
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari of the November 16, 2004 and December 14, 2005 Orders (Rollo, pp. 17-21) of the Regional Trial Court in Civil Case No. 82-0-93,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

381. CA GR CV 85164: UNION BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES vs QUICK KNIT SERVICES AND GENERAL MERCHANDISING,et al.
Sought to be reviewed and set aside is the Decision dated April 29, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 132, in Civil Case No. 99-1627, entitled "Union Bank of the Philippines vs. Quick Knit Services and General Merchandising, Vict...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

382. CA GR SP 86445: JOSE ONILONGCO vs. DEPARTMENT OF AGRARIAN REFORM ADJUDICATION BOARD, et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 152-156) filed by petitioner of the Decision of this Court dated January 6, 2006...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

383. CA GR SP 92977: MATERRCO, INC. vs. HON. PRESIDING JUDGE JESUS B. MUPAS, et. al.
This is a petition for certiorari, prohibition, and injunction with prayer for the issuance of a temporary restraining order and/or writ of preliminary injunction filed by petitioner Matterco, Inc. [Matterco] to assail the January 25, 2006 Order of the...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

384. CA GR SP 92063: ASIAN TERMINALS, INC. vs HON. NAPOLEON E. INOTURAN, Presiding Judge,et al.
This is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, as amended, seeking to set aside the Order dated July 6, 2005, issued by the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 133, Makati City in Civil Case No. 03-1146, the dispos...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

385. CA GR CR 01415: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. SONNY RENTORIA
This is an appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Gumaca, Quezon (Branch 61), dated March 18, 2002, in Criminal Case No. 6467-G, convicting accused-appellant Sonny Rentoria ("appellant") of statutory rape under Articles 266-A and 266-B...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

386. CA GR SP 91880: NAHZEEB HASHIMM II vs. HON. ALIPIO C. YUMUL, et al.
Nahzeeb Hashimm II filed a complaint for ejectment against spouses Jim and Erlinda Asuncion in the Municipal Circuit Trial Court (MCTC) of Sta. Ignacia-Mayantoc-San Clemente-San Jose, Sta. Ignacia, Tarlac, which was docketed as Civil Case No. 536- SI(...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

387. CA GR SP 93869: FELIX BALACCUA, et al. vs. HON. JUDGE EDWIN G. LARIDA, ET. AL.
This is a Petition for Certiorari with prayer for Writ of Preliminary Injunction directed against the Order dated March 23, 2006 granting the Writ of Execution....
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

388. CA GR CV 72282: UNIBANCARD CORPORATION vs. MUKESH K. VASWANI and CESAR TONGCO
Before a decision in this case could be rendered, We received a copy of the Compromise Agreement signed by plaintiff-appellee and defendant-appellant...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

389. CA GR CV 65812: JACINTO NATIVIDAD et al. vs. ISABELITA ANIANA RICAFRENTE
Appealed before Us is an Order1 dated November 5, 1999 of the Regional Trial Court of Morong, Rizal, Branch 80 (RTC), docketed as Special Civil No, 99-030-M, the dispositive portion of which reads:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-20

390. CA GR CV 78641: MUNOZ MARKET CORPORATION,et al vs UNION BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES
A dispute over the possession and control of a piece of prime real estate in Quezon City had given rise to this case.A dispute over the possession and control of a piece of prime real estate in Quezon City had given rise to this case....
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

391. CA GR SP 91673: LORNA F. CILLAN vs. HON. ROMEO BARZA, et al.
Submitted for resolution is petitioner's motion for reconsideration of the Resolution dated October 21, 2005 of this Court dismissing the instant petition for failure to comply with Section 4, Rule 7 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure in connection w...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

392. CA GR CR 00433: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. MARK JASON JAVIER y AMANTE
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court of Sanchez Mira, Cagayan finding accused-appellant Mark Jason Javier y Amante guilty beyond reasonable doubt of statutory rape, sentencing him to suffer the supreme penalty of death...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

393. CA GR SP 92863: CHRISTER BIGANDER et al. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
Sought to be nullified in the petition at bar is the Order (pp. 22-25, rollo) of public respondent National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) directing the execution to proceed,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

394. CA GR CV 66383: RENATO P. GONZALES vs. CARLOS GOTAUCO
Before Us is an appeal from the decision and order dated August 12, 1999 and November 12, 1999, respectively,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

395. CA GR CV 72421: MA. VICTORIA BALTASAR VS. REY EVASCO
Assailed in the present appeal is the Decision dated July 27, 2001 in Civil Case No. 9341 of Branch 1, Regional Trial Court, Legazpi City, granting the complaint for "Declaration of Absolute Nullity of Marriage" filed by plaintiff-appellee Ma. Victoria...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

396. CA GR SP 86066: LAND BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ALFREDO HABABAG, SR., ETC., ET AL.
After a careful perusal of the Motions for Partial Reconsideration filed by petitioner Land Bank of the Philippines...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

397. CA GR SP 89378: INTERCITY HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION, INC. vs. HON. ALBERTO L. LERMA, et.al.
Before us is a petition for annulment of judgment under Rule 47 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, which seeks to annul the judgment rendered by the Regional Trial Court, Branch 256 of Muntinlupa City in Civil Case No. 98-080 entitled "Benita Diaz d...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

398. CA GR SP 91998: DRS. CHENG HAN CU, ET AL. VS. HON. AMOR A. REYES, ET AL.
This is a motion for partial reconsideration filed by petitioners of this Court's decision dated January 23, 2006...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

399. CA GR CR 29237: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. NOEL MADRID CRISOL,
Still hedging like his biblical counterpart Cain, Noel Madrid Crisol (or hereafter Noel) had stabbed dead with a knife his half brother Emil Canale Crisol (or hereafter Emil). Although the police were insisting on Murder, Noel was charged with Homicide...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

400. CA GR SP 87726: MARILYN PAYONGAYONG vs SPOUSES EDILBERTO P. CAMAISA and NORMA FERNANDEZ-CAMAISA,et al.
For Resolution is the Motion for Partial Reconsideration filed by Spouses Edilberto P. Camaisa and Norma Fernandez-Camaisa (hereafter respondents) on December 1, 2005....
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

401. CA GR SP 91845: BENEDICTO JAVIER vs OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT, MARILYN BERINO, et al.
This treats petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration of Our Resolution dated November 14, 2005, which dismissed his petition as the same was elevated to this Court using the wrong mode....
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

402. CA GR CV 85150: SPOUSES ARTHUR and JOVELINA OMAC vs SPOUSES ERNESTO and HELEN MIDAYANES
This is an appeal of the Order dated March 31, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Makati in LRC-CAD. Case No. M- 4296, entitled "In Re: Petition for the Issuance of a Writ of Possession; Spouses Arthur and Jovelina Omac, Petitioner, versus Spou...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

403. CA GR SP UDK 5488: BALDOMERO SOLIMAN, et. al. vs JOSE GRAVIDEZ
The petitioners have earlier filed a motion for extension of time to file a Petition for Review of a decision of the DARAB impleading their own father Jose Gravidez as respondent....
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

404. CA GR CR 28939: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. OMNA DELA CRUZ y MISTICA,et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision dated May 28, 2004 in Criminal Case No. 02-2480 of Branch 135, Regional Trial Court (RTC), Makati City convicting accused-appellants Cornelia Gonzales and Aquilino Maxino and five other accused for violation of Secti...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

405. CA GR CR 29280: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ALFREDO BULANDE y Cupia,
Bulande was charged with the Violation of Section 11, Article II, Republic Act No. 9165, for allegedly having in his "possession, custody and control one (1) heat-sealed transparent plastic sachet containing 0.06 gram of white crystalline substance, whi...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

406. CA GR CV 67377: HEIRS OF LAWRENCE M. ALPAY, et. al. vs. SUN LIFE ASSURANCE CO. OF CANADA
Before Us is an appeal from the Order of the Regional Trial Court of Quezon City, Branch 81, dated May 2, 2000 in Civil Case No. Q-99-37474 (Rollo, pp. 23-25; Records, pp. 209-211) entitled, "Heirs of Lawrence M. Alpay, represented by Rudsend W. Alpay,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-19

407. CA GR SP 92967: JULIETA "LITA" S. WONG vs. HON. THELMA CANLAS TRINIDAD PE-AGUIRRE, et al.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari and annulment of judgment/decision which was filed by petitioner under Rule 65 and Section 10, Rule 47 of the Revised Rules of Court seeking to nullify,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

408. CA GR SP 93969: JOSE PARAGAS vs. HON. CESAR M. SOTERO, et al.
Before Us is a petition for certiorari and prohibition under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court seeking to annul and set aside the January 4, 2006 Decision...
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

409. CA GR SP 93918: NESTOR M. MAGNAYE vs HON. RTC BRANCH 3, MANILA,et al.
Before us is the petition entitled "Petition for Certiorari Pursuant to Rule 65, Sec. 1 of Rules of Court with Prayer for Immediate Issuance of a Temporary Restraining Order"....
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410. CA GR CV 85120: VIRGINIA G. VILLANUEVA vs DANILO C. VILLANUEVA,et al.
For resolution is the Manifestation and Motion filed by the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) seeking the withdrawal of its appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court of La Trinidad, Benguet, annulling the marriage of the plaintiff and th...
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

411. CA GR CV 73646: ROLANDO, ANTONIO and DANILO, all surnamed HAO vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 64-65) filed by applicants-appellees of the Decision of this Court dated December 29, 2005...
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412. CA GR SP 84767: EQUITABLE PCI BANK, INC. vs HON. CESAR D. SANTAMARIA,et al.
For resolution before this Court is a motion for reconsideration filed by private respondent Edward A. Halim on 11 October 2005, which was opposed by petitioner....
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

413. CA GR CV 68283: LUZ DELLORO VDA. DE BALATAN VS. CARLOS DE LOS SANTOS, ET AL.
Assailed in the present appeal is the Decision dated February 29, 2000 in Civil Case No. Q-96-28845 of Branch 224, Regional Trial Court, Quezon City dismissing the complaint for "Declaration of Nullity of Deed of Sale, Recovery of Possession and Damage...
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414. CA GR CV 82367: ERLINDA ADRID vs. SALUD VILLARUEL
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 45-46) filed by defendant-appellant of the Decision of this Court dated October 28, 2005 (Rollo, pp. 36-44), the Court finds no cogent reason to reconsider said Decision....
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

415. CA GR SP 88000: LUZON DEVELOPMENT BANK vs. NATIVIDAD GARCIA, et. al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure with Application for Writ of Preliminary Injunction (Rollo, 2-31) seeking the nullification of the Order dated May 14, 2004 (Rollo, pp. 53-54) of public responden...
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

416. CA GR CV 60748: HONDA CARS MAKATI, INC vs EVANGELINE C. CASTILLO
Before this Court are the following joint motions filed by parties in the above-captioned case: 1. Joint Motion to Dismiss dated March 16, 2006; and 2. Joint Motion to Retrieve Documents dated March 23, 2006....
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

417. CA GR CV 59943: NORMA T. ZAMUDIO, et al. vs RURAL BANK OF GOA, INC., et al.
Before us is the appeal by the plaintiffs-appellants Norma T. Zamudio ("appellant Norma") and Jose Zamudio ("appellant Jose") from the December 15, 1997 Joint Decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 30, San Jose, Camarines Sur in Civil Cases No. T...
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

418. CA GR CV 60037: GUADALUPE RESOURCES, INC.,et al vs VICTORIO F. LEGASPI
After a thorough study of the motion for reconsideration filed by plaintiffs-appellees in the above-entitled case, as well as the comment filed by defendant-appellant, the Court finds no sufficient reason to deviate from its findings and conclusions r...
Promulgated on 2006-04-18

419. CA GR CR 00457: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs RANDY ALABADO y DAVID
This is an appeal from the joint decision dated August 4, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Mandaluyong City, finding accused-appellant Randy Alabado y David guilty of the crimes of murder and frustrated murder in Criminal Case Nos. MC-00-2508...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

420. CA GR CV 82911: HELENA BENITEZ vs. PATRICIA DEL ROSARIO
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 63 of Makati City in Civil Case No. 95-1309 for replevin and damages instituted by herein plaintiff-appellee Helena Benitez against defendantappellant Patricia del Rosario. T...
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421. CA GR CV 80132: CONCEPCION LORENZO et al. vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
This is an appeal from the Decision dated August 26, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court of Echague, Isabela, in LRC Case No. 24-2692 granting the petition filed by the appellees for reconstitution of Original Certificate of Title (OCT) No. 3980 covering a p...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

422. CA GR CV 82074: ADELINA S. RODRIGUEZ et al. vs. MAREX VET PHILIPPINES, INC. et al.
Brought to Us on appeal is the decision, dated June 20, 2003, rendered by the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Of Quezon City in Civil Case No. Q-98-36231 in an action for collection of a sum of money,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

423. CA GR SP 89538: JOSE FLORES LIM vs. HON. REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, BR. 24, MANILA et al.
The petition at bar seeks to annul and set aside the Orders issued by the public respondent, Regional Trial Court, Branch 24, Manila, on January 31, 2005 (pp. 17-20, rollo) and March 30, 2005 (p. 21, rollo), respectively, in Criminal Cases Nos. 04-229722,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

424. CA GR SP 75681: SALVADOR ECHANO, JR. vs LIBERTY TOLEDO
Petitioner Salvador Echano, Jr. (hereinafter referred to as petitioner), seeks a review1 of the Decision dated 30 September 2002, finding him guilty of grave misconduct and dishonesty and the Order dated 19 November 2002, denying his motion for recons...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

425. CA GR SP 74936: Spouses AGUSTINITO P.HERMOSO and JAVILLA L. HERMOSO vs. Hon. NIMFA CUESTA-VILCHES, et al.
The petitioners spouses Agustinito P. Hermoso and Javilla L. Hermoso (or hereafter the Hermosos for brevity) through certiorari, ask that the Orders dated May 20, 2002 and September 16, 2002 of Br. 48 of the Regional Trial Court of Manila (hereafter th...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

426. CA GR SP 89955: SPS. RICARDO FORNESA, JR., and CYNTHIA FORNESA vs. HON. MARRISA MACARAIGGUILLEN, et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 184-194) filed by petitioners of the Resolution of this Court dated November 15, 2005 (Rollo, p. 183), the Court finds no cogent reason to reconsider said Resolution....
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

427. CA GR CV 83106: GUIDED STAR CONSTRUCTION, et al. vs. PCI LEASING AND FINANCE, INC.
By Resolution of February 28, 2005, appellant was ordered to submit within an inextendible period of ten (10) days a sufficient number of copies of the assailed decision to be appended to its Brief. By another Resolution dated June 30, 2005, appellant...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

428. CA GR CV 60999: LEONCIO AMONOY vs ROMULO CASTRO,ET AL
Before Us is plaintiff-appellee's motion for reconsideration of this Court's decision dated January 27, 2006....
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429. CA GR CR 01695: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. JEREMY SECO
On May 4, 2004, the Regional Trial Court of Marinduque, Branch 94, rendered the assailed Decision in Criminal Case No. 51-01, convicting accused-appellant of Rape with the qualifying aggravating circumstances of minority and relationship, and sentenci...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

430. CA GR CR 00804: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. AMIN USMAN and MARCELINO ELCARTE,
This rule finds application in this Appeal from the Decision, dated November 30, 2004, of the Regional Trial Court of Pasig City, Branch 70, in Criminal Case No. 12575-D, convicting Accused-Appellants Amin Usman and Marcelino Escalante of Violation of...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

431. CA GR SP 62821: TEMIC SEMICONDUCTORS, INC. EMPLOYEES UNION, et al. vs. BUREAU OF LABOR RELATIONS
When the writ of execution is not in harmony with and exceeds the judgment which gives it life, the writ has pro tanto no validity....
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

432. CA GR SP 85207: GOLDWIN STEAM LAUNDRY, INC. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, et al.
On January 12, 2006, herein petitioner filed a Manifestation in Lieu of Memorandum seeking the dismissal of the instant petition for certiorari in view of the amicable settlement of the subject matter before the Regional Arbitration Branch III, City of...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

433. CA GR CR 01918: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ROMMEL RIMANDIMAN y Nedruda
The lifeless body of a young man riddled with wounds was found along Kalayaan Avenue, Marikina Heights Subd., Marikina City, on November 18, 1991. This was reported to the police, and by networking they were able to connect this with an earlier report...
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434. CA GR SP 81154: KLT FRUITS, INC., LAO TIAN BEN and LAO TIAK BEN vs REGIONAL TRIAL COURT,BRANCH 59, MAKATI CITY,et al
This is a special civil action for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure seeking to annul and set aside the Orders dated 30 June 2003 and 1 October 2003 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 59, Makati City in Civil Case No. 02-1...
Promulgated on 2006-04-17

435. CA GR SP 92399: NIPPON EXPRESS PHILIPPINES CORP. VS HON. SECRETARY OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT, ET AL.
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari seeking to annul the decision dated March 2, 2005 and the Resolution dated October 28, 2005 of public respondent Secretary of Labor and Employment in Case No. OS-A-8-49-04 NCR-OD-M-0405-007, entitled "Nip...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

436. CA GR SP 87922: JOSE GERARDO M. SANCHEZ vs. JOSE GERARDO M. SANCHEZ, et al.
This is a Petition for Review under Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Court which seeks the reversal and the setting aside of the Resolutions dated 02 June 2004 and 08 December 2004 both rendered by the Chief State Prosecutor of the Department of Justice in...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

437. CA GR SP 93734: PACIFIC BANKING CORPORATION,et al. vs ANSON TRADE CENTER, INC.,et al.
On 21 March 2006, a Petition for Review (sic) on Certiorari (Rollo, p. 02), pursuant to Rule 65 of the Rules of Civil Procedure was filed before this Court assailing the Resolution dated 10 October 2005 dismissing Civil Case No. 01-102198 for failure o...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

438. CA GR CR 28740: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. CEFERINO ARIOLA y MANALANG @ JEFFREY, et. al.
Before us is an appeal from the Decision dated 05 July 2004 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 41, in Criminal Case No. 97- 155297, the decretal portion of which reads:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

439. CA GR SP 90886: RAMON G. LACBAIN II vs. KATHYRINE C. FAN
This is an appeal from the dismissal of the administrative case filed by Ramon Lacbain, II against Kathyrine Fan, the Secretary of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Zambales for grave misconduct docketed as OMB-L-A-04-0664-J. The assailed issuances rende...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

440. CA GR SP 91774: ROOS INDUSTRIAL CONSTRUCTION, INC. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, et al.
It is a horn book doctrine in our jurisdiction that the factual findings of quasi-judicial bodies, like the NLRC, are accorded respect even with finality, if supported by substantial evidence. Moreso, when such findings jibe with the findings of fact...
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441. CA GR CV 81346: DOROTEA VDA. DE FILART vs SATURNINO T. VELASCO
For failure to tender new matter of substance that would warrant the modification or reversal of the decision dated January 20, 2006, this Court resolves to DENY applicant-appellant's Motion for Reconsideration for lack of merit....
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

442. CA GR SP 83815: RONALD P. LUNARIA vs. NLRC (2nd division). et. al.
At bench is a petition for certiorari filed pursuant to Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure which primarily seeks the nullification of the Resolution dated September 17, 2003 issued by public respondent National Labor relations Commission in N...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

443. CA GR CV 78617: JULIANA F. CRUZ, et. al. vs. JUSTO LOPEZ, et. al.
At bench is an appeal from the October 23, 2002 Decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Malolos, Bulacan, Branch 14, in Civil Case No. 481-M-96, dismissing the complaint and counterclaims in the suit for declaration of nullity of sale, reconve...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

444. CA GR CR 00817: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs RICKY BALDOVIA
Before this Court is an appeal from the Decision dated October 20, 2003 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Second Judicial Region, Branch 30, Bayombong, Nueva Vizcaya in Criminal Case No. 1595 entitled "The People of the Philippines, Plaintiff, versus...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

445. CA GR SP 93197: LEPANTO CONSOLIDATED MINING CO. vs. HON. MANALO B. GALUTEN and PANELO G. AMBAS
A perusal of the instant petition reveals that it is dismissible because of the following substantial and procedural infirmities: (a) The Verification does not comply with the requirements of Section 4, Rule 7 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, as a...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

446. CA GR CV 51951: PHILIPPINE BANKING CORPORATION vs. FAR EAST WIRE & METAL PRODUCTS MFG. CORPORATION, et al.
This is an appeal from the 27 January 1995 Decision of the Regional Trial Court (Branch 66) of Makati (now Makati City), Metro Manila,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

447. CA GR SP 93987: NAGKAKAISANG MANGGAGAWA NG ISETAN - SUPER AND FOUR (4) OTHERS vs NLRC,ISETANN DEPARTMENT STORE, IN
For consideration is a Petition for Certiorari filed under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court. A close scrutiny of the said petition reveals that it contains two (2) Verifications & Certifications of Non-Forum Shopping which are both defective....
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

448. CA GR SP 89915: OMAR B. FRANCISCO vs. HON. PETRITA BRAGA DIME ,Judge of Regional Trial Court , et al.
The Rules of Court shall be liberally construed in order to promote their objective of securing a just, speedy and The Rules of Court shall be liberally construed in order to promote their objective of securing a just, speedy and inexpensive disposi...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

449. CA GR CV 77180: KARRIVIN HOLDINGS CORP. vs. REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
In representation of appellant Republic of the Philippines, the Office of the Solicitor General seeks the reversal of the Decision dated April 19, 2000 of the Regional Trial Court of Tanauan, Batangas, Branch 6, in Land Registration Case No. T-523, the...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

450. CA GR SP 81309: CATALINO MAGNO vs. MAGDALENA FERNANDEZ-AMBROSIO, et. al.
Challenged in this petition for review filed pursuant to Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure is the June 10, 2003 Decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Urdaneta City, Pangasinan, Branch 45, in Civil Case No. U-7679, the dispos...
Promulgated on 2006-04-12

451. CA GR SP 93879: ROGELIO SALAZAR vs MARGARITA FERNANDO
Considering that the docket and other legal fees paid has a shortfall of P1,530.00 -...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

452. CA GR SP 87011: JIMMY L. BATISLAONG vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, et al.
Before us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, which seeks to annul and set aside the resolutions dated April 29, 2002 and August 18, 2004 of herein public respondent National Labor Relations Commission in NL...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

453. CA GR SP 77025: MEDICARD PHILIPPINES INCORPORATED VS THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,ET AL.
Myrna Magana, a company nurse of Medicard Philippines, filed a complaint for illegal dismissal, reinstatement and damages against Medicard and the Manila Pavilion when she was removed from her job at Manila Pavilion and given no equivalent assignment ...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

454. CA GR SP 67910: MICHAEL HAYES HACKBART vs. Hon. NATIVIDAD G. DIZON, et al.
The petitioner Michael Hayes Hackbart (or hereafter Michael) by this petition for certiorari, seeks to annul and set aside the twin Orders of June 26, 2001 and October 15, 2001 denying his Motion To Dismiss the suit for Legal Separation, Support and Su...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

455. CA GR CV 59617: SALVADOR NARCELLES And JUSTINA BELEN vs. HEIRS OF CARLOS CALUZA
This is a Partial Appeal interposed by appellant heirs of Carlos Caluza from the decision in the consolidated cases, with respect to the portion thereof pertaining to Civil Case No. 1713,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

456. CA GR CV 36440: UNITED ASIAN BANK BERHAD vs. CHINA BANKING CORPORATION
This is an Appeal interposed by appellant United Asian Bank Berhad (UABB, for brevity) from the decision dismissing its complaint....
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

457. CA GR SP 80175: MARUBENI ENERGY SERVICES CORPORATION vs. DIRECTOR OF BUREAU OF LABOR RELATIONS OF D O L E, et al.
Before us is a Petition for Certiorari that seeks to annul and set aside the Resolution dated 18 June 2003 issued by the public respondent...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

458. CA GR CV 78007: PYRAMID CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING CORPORATION VS. BENJAMIN BITANGA and MARILYN ANDAL BITANGA
This appeal by writ of error seeks to overturn: (1) The Partial Decision rendered on November 29, 2002 by the Regional Trial Court of Quezon City, Branch 96, in Civil Case No. Q-01-45041, adjudging defendants-appellants jointly and severally liable to...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

459. CA GR SP 88538: OMENGAN CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION vs. (CIAC), SEDFREY A. ORDONEZ, et al.
This Special Civil Action for Certiorari and Mandamus seeks to annul the Orders of the respondent Commission which dismissed petitioner's complaint for lack of jurisdiction...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

460. CA GR SP 89827: SPS. MARSHMALLOW AND MARICEL VIVAS vs. HON. ROMMEL O. BAYBAY, SHERIFF REYNALDO R. CAMERINO, et al
Assailed in this petition for certiorari is the Writ of Possession issued by the Regional Trial Court (RTC) as well as the Notice to Vacate issued by respondent sheriff...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

461. CA GR CR 28509: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. JOEL AUSTRIA y NARIDO
Joel Austria y Narido alias "Jojo" was charged before the Regional Trial Court [RTC], of Daet, Camarines Norte with the crime of homicide punishable under Article 249 of the Revised Penal Code, as stated under the following Information dated August 28,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

462. CA GR CR 01505: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. ROBERTO PENAREDONDO y DOE alias "PONAS"
This is an appeal from the November 22, 2003 Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Libmanan, Camarines Sur in Criminal Case No. L-3470 convicting accused-appellant Roberto Penaredondo of the crime of rape and sentencing him to suffer the penalty of re...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

463. CA GR CV 77615: CABANATUAN CITY GAMING AND AMUSEMENT CORP. VS PHILIPPINE AMUSEMENT AND GAMING CORP.
Before the Court on appeal is the Decision dated October 9, 2002 rendered by the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 27, Cabanatuan City, in Civil Case No. 4081-AF,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

464. CA GR SP 83216: MIGUEL L. MAGPANTAY vs. C. F. SHARP CREW MANAGEMENT, INC., NEW COMMODORE CRUISE LINE and N L R C
This petition for certiorari was filed by Miguel L. Magpantay (or hereafter Magpantay) assailing the Decision dated August 29, 2003 of the National Labor Relations Commission (or NLRC) favorable to the respondents C. F. Sharp Crew Management, Inc. and...
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465. CA GR CV 83502: LEONCIO DELA CRUZ, et al. vs. JOSE MOSQUERIOLA AND ALFREDO C. OCLAY
Appellants come to this Court to seek a review of the Decision dated November 25, 2002 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 44, Dagupan City on these grounds: "1. The trial court erred in holding that it is not convinced by defendant Jose Mosqueriola; ...
Promulgated on 2006-04-11

466. CA GR CV 73863: PIA DE LUNA, et al. vs. ENRIQUE DE LUNA, et al.
Before this Court is an appeal from the Decision rendered by Branch 272 of the Regional Trial Court of Marikina City, dated August 27, 2001, in Civil Case No. 98-467-MK, dismissing without prejudice the complaint filed by herein plaintiffs-appellants f...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

467. CA GR SP 93702: CO-GREEN TRADING, CORP., and/or HYUN SEONG EUY vs. N L R C and NOEL MORAL
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court seeking to annul and set aside the Orders dated November 29, 2005 and August 31, 2005...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

468. CA GR CR 26674: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs ANGELINA SALVADOR y ELENTERION
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court of San Mateo, Rizal, Branch 77, finding accusedappellant Angelina Salvador y Elenterion guilty beyond reasonable doubt of the crime of estafa through falsification of public document....
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

469. CA GR SP 93854: BBCKO MANPOWER SERVICES and ROBERTO VELASCO vs NLRC,YUYIEN DELOS REYES, MARIVIC ANIASCO, et. al.
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari with Urgent Ex-Parte Motion for the Issuance of a Temporary Restraining Order and/or Injunction, seeking to annul the Resolutions of the National Labor Relations Commission dated October 28, 2005 and Janu...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

470. CA GR CV 77645: SPS. DANTE MANALAYSAY, et. al. vs. ROMALUS LENDING INVESTOR, et. al.
Challenged in this appeal is the Order dated October 21, 2002 issued by the Regional Trial Court of Bataan, Branch 2, in Special Proceedings No. 7411, dismissing the petition filed by appellants Spouses Dante and Mercy Manalaysay for suspension of paym...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

471. CA GR SP 91808: SAPHIL ENTERPRISES,INC., represented by BERNARDINO L. SAPLACO, JR. vs NESTOR CASTANEDA
Before this Court is a Petition for Review under Rule 42 of the Rules of Court of the decision dated May 8, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, National Capital Judicial Region, Branch 192, Marikina City in Civil Case No. 2004- 1004-MK entitled "Saphil...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

472. CA GR CV 64497: RIZAL COMMERCIAL BANKING CORP. VS. CAESAR VALENCERINA, ET AL.
Assailed in this appeal is the Decision dated January 8, 19992 in Civil Case No. 34227 of Branch 71, Regional Trial Court, Pasig City which held all defendants jointly and severally liable for the payment to plaintiff-appellee of the total amount of P5...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

473. CA GR SP 84730: HEIRS OF BONIFACIO C. MARTIN, et al. vs. Hon. AUGUSTO P. QUIJANO, et al.
We answer these questions in this Petition for Certiorari filed under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure which seeks to annul and set aside the Decision, dated February 28, 2002, and the Resolution, dated June 4, 2004, of the Department of Ag...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

474. CA GR SP 87422: ASIAN CHEMICAL CORPORATION,et al. vs THE NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,et al.
This pertains to the Motion to Withdraw the Petition filed by the petitioners through counsel on 30 March 2006. (Rollo, p. 146). The aforesaid motion was filed on the ground that the parties have agreed to amicably settle their dispute before the Offic...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

475. CA GR SP 93177: TOPGOLD PHILIPPINES, INC.,et al vs HON. RODOLFO R. BONIFACIO,et al.
This treats of the Petition for Certiorari filed by petitioners Topgold Philippines, Inc. Golden-Exim Trading & Commercial Corporation, et al, assailing the orders dated September 29, 2004 and December 5, 2005 both issued by the public respondent in Ci...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

476. CA GR CV 69740: SPOUSES APOLONIO M. LIRIO, et al. vs HEIRS OF PEDRO LIRIO, et al.
Before us are the appeals by the plaintiffs-appellants and the defendants-appellants from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Calamba, Branch 37 (the "lower court") in Civil Case No. 1396-89- C. The dispositive portion of the appealed decision...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

477. CA GR CR 28264: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. RESTITUTO BOBADILLA, et. al.
Defendants-appellants spouses Restituto and Reinita Bobadilla and Rosario de Vera Parani appeal from the Decision dated 27 November 2003, rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Cavite City, Branch 17, in Criminal Case No. 64-99, the decretal portion o...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

478. CA GR SP 80948: HEIRS OF DOMINGO DESINGANO, et. al. vs. HON. ALFONSO S. GARCIA, et. al.
Alongside the orders dated February 27, 2003 and September 3, 2003, assailed in this petition for certiorari filed pursuant to Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure is the March 12, 2003 Decision rendered by public respondent, the Hon. Alfonso G...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

479. CA GR SP 82994: SPS. CESAR ALEJANDRINO, et. al. vs. CYNTHIA R. REYES. et. al.
Filed pursuant to Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, the petition for review at bench seeks the reversal of the July 15, 2003 Decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Paranaque City, Branch 196, in Civil Case No. 03-0152 which affirm...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

480. CA GR SP 63603: TADAC INTERNATIONAL CORP. vs. REGIONAL TRIAL COURT OF MAKATI CITY, et. al.
With the failure of the mediation proceedings conducted in the case, petitioner Tadac International Corporation is now before us, seeking that judgment be finally rendered in the case on the strength of the parties pleadings. In its September 30, 2005...
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481. CA GR CV 78613: EDGARDO NAOE vs. CGP TRANSPORTATION and SERVICES CORPORATION, et. al.
Whether or not a drawer can be held liable for payment by the assignee of a dishonored crossed check is primarily at issue in this appeal from the December 17, 2002 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of San Pedro, Laguna, Branch 92, in Civil Case No....
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482. CA GR SP 85543: NATANAEL B. JUANE vs. IGLESIA EVANGELICA METODISTA EN LAS ISLAS FILIPINAS (IEMELIF), INC.
Before Us is an appeal from the Decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 30 which denied the petition for certiorari and prohibition with preliminary injunction and/or restraining order in Civil Case No. 03-107439. The factual a...
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483. CA GR CV 85581: VICENTE SIMANGAN, ET. AL. vs. NORBERTO MABBORANG, ET. AL.
On January 16, 2006, this Court issued a Resolution granting the appellants an extension of thirty (30) days from December 28, 2005 or until January 27, 2006...
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484. CA GR SP 85254: RBC CABLE SYSTEM &/OR EVELYN CINENSE vs. NLRC (SECOND DIVISION), et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 187-191) and Supplemental Motion for Reconsideration...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

485. CA GR SP 52008: NARCISO YTING VS COURT OF TAX APPEALS, et. al.
Before the Court is a Petition for Review which seeks to reverse and set aside the Decision of the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) dated January 14, 1999 in CTA Case No. 5462...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

486. CA GR CV 69854: SPOUSES PATRICIO BAES & ELENA MENDOZA BAES, et. al. VS SPOUSES LINO SANCHEZ & FELIPA SANCHEZ, et. al
Before the Court is an appeal from the Decision dated November 15, 2000 of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 84, Batangas City, in Civil Case No. 5278, for damages arising from breach of promise to marry,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

487. CA GR SP 65880: KIMBERLY CLARK PHILIPPINES, INC. AND/OR CRISANTO O. MARTINEZ vs. THE N L R C , et al.
This Petition for Certiorari filed under Rule 65 of the Rules on Civil Procedure, seeks to annul the Decision, dated February 14, 2001 and Resolution, dated April 30, 2001 of the Public Respondent National Labor Relations Commission, in NLRC CA No. 02...
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488. CA GR SP 91320: ROLANDO PAZ, SR. et. al. VS FELICISIMO CARINO
Before the Court is a Petition for Review of the Decision dated June 22, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Alaminos City, Pangasinan, Branch 54, in Civil Case No. A-2913, for Ejectment....
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

489. CA GR SP 90117: SPS. MARIANO LAVENIA, ROGELIO LAVENIA, et al. vs. ROSAL VINLUAN
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of Our Resolution promulgated on October 10, 2005, filed by petitioners, thru counsel, alleging that the late filing of the Petition was due to the death of the wife of their counsel,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-10

490. CA GR CV 85152: SPS. FLORENCIO SEBASTIAN & ALICE SEBASTIAN, JR. VS. UNION BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES
Appeal from the Order dated March 28, 2004, of the Regional Trial Court of Makati, Branch 143, in Civil Case No. 04-177, the dispositive portion whereof reads: "WHEREFORE, premises considered, let this case be as it is hereby DISMISSED. "SO ORDERED. ...
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491. CA GR SP 87765: ESTRELLA G. QUINTIA vs. NLRC (FIRST DIVISION), et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 198-205) filed by petitioner of the Decision of this Court dated January 12, 2006...
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492. CA GR SP 93842: GENESIS INTEGRATED PROJECT,INC. vs. HON. PRESIDING JUDGEHON. PRESIDING JUDGE,et al.
The instant petition filed under Rule 65, 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assails the trial court's Order dated December 8, 2005 dismissing the case for failure of petitioner and its counsel to appear at the pre-trial, and Order dated March 27, 2006 deny...
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493. CA GR CV 63784: VIRGINIA A. KATIGBAK vs. SAMUEL AND ELSA SALAS
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of Our Decision promulgated on December 29, 2005 filed by plaintiff-appellant, through counsel....
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494. CA GR SP 92681: FRANCISCO M. RUIZ, ET AL. vs HON. FERNANDO L. FELICEN,ET AL.
This is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 seeking to annul and set aside the Order dated October 11, 2005 granting private respondent's motion for issuance of an alias writ of execution, as well as the Order dated December 7, 2005 denying petitio...
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495. CA GR SP 93831: SKILLS INTERNATIONAL CO., INC. vs. HON. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION , et al.
Considering the following deficiencies which are grounds for dismissal:...
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496. CA GR SP 92837: PLAN DOT COM, INC. vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, ET AL.
Assailed in this petition for certiorari under Rule 65 is the Resolution dated July 26, 2005 affirming the Decision dated June 30, 2004 of the Labor Arbiter which declared the private respondent to have been illegally dismissed and ordering his immedia...
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497. CA GR SP 68087: JOSE MANUEL FELICIANO vs. BERNARDO GARCES,
A complaint for Unlawful Detainer and Damages with Preliminary Injunction was lodged by the petitioner Jose Manuel Feliciano (or hereafter Feliciano) against the respondent Bernardo Garces (or Garces) before the Municipal Trial Court in Cities in Caban...
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498. CA GR SP 93084: GESE ENTERPRISE and/or, CECILIA LEE vs NLRC, WILLY RUZ and EDGARDO LOPEZ
On April 4, 2006, petitioner Cecilia Lee representing Gese Enterprise and respondents Willy Ruz and Edgardo Lopez executed a Compromise Agreement before Mediator Atty. Nicanor B. Jimeno resolving the dispute between them. The text of the Compromise Agr...
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499. CA GR CR 29141: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs.ANDRES FERRERAS
This is an appeal from the decision rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Sorsogon City (Branch 51) dated July 12, 2004 convicting herein accused-appellant of attempted rape....
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500. CA GR CV 85989: NENITA NAFARRETE vs. HANNIVAL NARVASA
Per Judicial Records Division Report, no appellant's brief has been filed as per docket book dated 24 March 2006....
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501. CA GR SP 87102: ORIENTAL ASSURANCE CORP. vs. HON. HENRY B. BASILLA et al.
This is a special civil action for certiorari under Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the twin Orders issued by public respondent Presiding Judge of the Regional Trial Court of Legazpi City, Branch 3, respectively issued on July 26...
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502. CA GR CV 82588: JUMPING JAP TRADING CORPORATION, ET AL. vs CARMENCITA F. NEMOTO,ET AL.
This is an appeal from the Decision1 dated April 16, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court of Muntinlupa City, Branch 276 in Civil Case No. 02-189 for annulment of real estate mortgage and extrajudicial foreclosure sale, damages with prayer for preliminary...
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503. CA GR CV 85942: BENJAMIN BAUTISTA vs SHIRLEY G. UNANGST and OTHER UNKNOWN PERSONS
Challenged in the instant appeal is the Decision dated July 29, 2004 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Olongapo City, Branch 72, in Civil Case No. 227-0-98, entitled "Benjamin Bautista vs. Shirley Unangst, et al.", for Specific Performance or Re...
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504. CA GR CV 85762: MARTHA F. ZABALA vs. SPS. RICARDO BERNAL,et al.
Section 1 (e), Rule 50 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, as amended, provides: "Section 1. Grounds for dismissal of appeal. ￯﾿ᄑ An appeal may be dismissed by the Court of Appeals, on its own motion or on that of the appellee, on the followin...
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505. CA GR SP 93334: DANILO A. LESCANO, ET.AL. vs. HON. REGIONAL TRIAL COURT BRANCH 35, CALAMBA, LAGUNA
Acting on the Manifestation filed by petitioners' through counsel, stating that " in view of the Order of Judge Romeo C. De Leon of the Regional Trial Court 4th Judicial Region Branch 35 City of Calamba,...
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506. CA GR SP 91478: SPOUSES LAURO M. LIAGA and PILAR LIAGA vs. OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT, et al.
This petition which is anchored on Rule 65 of the Revised Rules of Court, as amended, involves two (2) Resolutions of the Office of the President (O.P.)...
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507. CA GR CV 84285: SPS. VICTOR and EVITA PERNIA vs UNITED COCONUT PLANTERS BANK,et al.
This treats of the Explanation/Compliance submitted by counsel Atty. Veronica N. Lladoc for defendant-appellant United Coconut Planters Bank (UCPB, for brevity), to this Court's Resolution dated January 6, 2006. (Rollo, p. 43)....
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508. CA GR SP 90410: BASISTA WATER DISTRICT,et al. vs NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,et al.
For resolution is the petitioner's motion for reconsideration of this Court's resolution dated August 16, 2005....
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509. CA GR SP 85050: SONIA PENAFLOR Y BAUTISTA vs. VALENZUELA CITY FIRE STATION BUREAU OF FIRE PROTECTION et al.
Sought to be reviewed in the petition at bar are the Resolutions of the Department of Justice issued on December 23, 2003 (pp. 309-313, rollo) and on June 4, 2004 (pp. 314-315, rollo), respectively....
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510. CA GR CV 71496: GERARDO KALAW and SUSAN KALAW vs. LEILA OGALESCO
Defendant-appellant Leila Ogalesco, a contractor, undertook to build a residential house for the plaintiffs-spouses Gerardo & Susan Kalaw at No. 24 Zenith Street, SSS Village, Marikina City, for a total price of One Million Pesos (Php1Million)...
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511. CA GR CV 84913: ROSALIA V. GALICIA, et al. vs. BANK OF SAN JUAN, INC.
Questioned in this appeal brought by the plaintiffs Rosalia V. Galicia, and Spouses Elpidio and Lydia Velasquez is the decision1 dated August 12, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of San Fernando City, Pampanga, Branch 46, which has dismissed plain...
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512. CA GR SP 93864: SKIPPERS UNITED PACIFIC, INC., et al. vs NLRC (Second Division), et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari (With Prayer for the Issuance of a Temporary Restraining Order and/or Writ of Preliminary Injunction) assailing the Order dated 20 October 2005 and Resolution dated 31 January 2006 of the National Labor Relations...
Promulgated on 2006-04-07

513. CA GR CR 29042: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs OLIVER CRUZ y ABASTA
Accused-appellant seeks reconsideration of Our Decision dated January 16, 2006 which affirmed the decision of the Regional Trial Court. After a thorough study of the Motion for Reconsideration, the Court finds no sufficient reason to deviate from its f...
Promulgated on 2006-04-07

514. CA GR SP 93432: MANILA JOCKEY CLUB, INC. vs PIEDRAS NEGRAS CONSTRUCTION DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
Before this Court is a Petition for Review under Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure. A cursory perusal of the Petition shows that a certified true copy of the assailed Decision dated 15 February 2006 rendered by the Arbitral Tribunal of the...
Promulgated on 2006-04-07

515. CA GR CR 29060: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs ROGER LADIAO y YAPE
Before this Court is an appeal from the Judgment dated 03 September 2004, promulgated on 06 September 2004, of the Regional Trial Court of Paranaque City, Branch 274, in the case entitled, "People of the Philippines vs. Roger Ladiao y Yape." docketed a...
Promulgated on 2006-04-07

516. CA GR CV 69017: ISABEL GANIBE, assisted by her husband REGINO GANIBE vs HEIRS OF SUSANA GANIBE
Helen G. Cabildo, for and in behalf of the defendants-appellants heirs of Susana Ganibe, filed a Motion to Vacate Entry of Judgment and to Admit Appellants' Brief....
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517. CA GR CR 27861: BABY NELLIE M. OLAIREZ,et al. vs SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY, INC.,et al.
This appeal involves an indirect contempt order issued by the Regional Trial Court of Baguio City, Branch 6, in Civil Case No. 5191-R, entitled "Baby Nellie M. Olairez and Shieryl A. Rebucal vs. Saint Louis University, Elizabeth F. Dacanay, April Lily...
Promulgated on 2006-04-07

518. CA GR CV 83763: JACINTO B. RANADA vs MICHELLE M. DIEGO and CARMENCITA D. MARAMAG
This is an appeal from the Decision dated October 22, 1999 rendered by the Regional Trial Court (hereafter RTC) of Ilocos Norte, Branch 12, Laoag City, in Civil Case No.11744 for Custody of a Minor, the dispositive portion of which reads as follows:...
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

519. CA GR SP 91024: EVANGELINE PAGAYONHERNANDEZ vs MANOTOK SERVICES, INC.
Petitioner seeks reconsideration of Our Decision dated December 7, 2005 which dismissed the petition. Perusing over the arguments raised in petitioner's Motion for Reconsideration, We find no justification to compel us to modify or reverse Our Decisio...
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520. CA GR SP 88769: ALFONSO HUAN, DOING BUSS. AHT TRANSPORTATION vs. MALABON SOAP OIL INDUSTRIAL CO. INC.,
After a very careful examination of the Motion for Reconsideration filed by petitioner, thru counsel, of Our Resolution dated June 8, 2005, We find no valid reason to disturb the said resolution....
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521. CA GR CV 80741: FLAVIANA M. DEL ROSARIO vs. ALABANG SOUTHRIDGE LAND, INC., ET AL.
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of Our Resolution promulgated on March 31, 2005, filed by plaintiff-appellant, through counsel....
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522. CA GR SP 87262: GINA DIAZ y JAUD vs. HON. HENRICK F. GINGOYON, et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 100-106) filed by private respondent of the Decision of this Court dated January 20, 2006...
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523. CA GR CV 61818: SPS. ERNESTO LAHOM AND GLORIA DE GUZMAN vs. PNB & ROMULO B. GOROSPE, et al.
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of the Decision of this Court promulgated on March 29, 2005 filed by defendant-appellant Philippine National Bank, through counsel....
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

524. CA GR CV 81266: ARLAND R. VILUAN vs REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
Petitioner Arland R. Viluan ("Arland", for brevity) filed a Petition dated 18 November 2002 with the Regional Trial Court of San Fernando City, La Union in the case entitled "In the Matter of the Judicial Declaration of Presumptive Death of Amie...
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525. CA GR CV 84279: DOMINGO VILLAMOR, JR.,ET AL. JR. vs RURAL BANK RURAL BANK OF SAN JACINTO Manager, ROGELIO ALDAVE
Defendant-appellee seeks reconsideration of Our Decision dated December 20, 2005 which granted the appeal and reversed and set aside the decision of the Regional Trial Court....
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

526. CA GR CV 83463: TRADERS ROYAL BANK vs PLANTERS DEVELOPMENT BANK, BANCAPITAL DEVELOPMENT CORP.,et al.
Before this Court are several motions filed by the parties. The said motions are as follows: 1) On December 29, 2004, the Court received a motion for extension of time filed by appellant Traders Royal Bank (hereafter appellant) with a manifestation by...
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

527. CA GR SP 86630: ELEONOR P. BUNAGCABACUNGAN vs. FELICIANO B. DUYON
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 147-155) filed by petitioner of the Decision of this Court dated September 16, 2005...
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528. CA GR SP 91391: ABENIGO CINCO, SR. vs HON. ARMANDO A. YANGA,Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court, Branch 66, et al
The Motion for Reconsideration must be denied. It is not a simple matter to suspend the application of technical rules of procedure which were specifically formulated and implemented to ensure an orderly administration of justice. Claims and cries for...
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529. CA GR CR 00103: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. MARIO GUILLERMO y ESTEBAN
Appeal from the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Camiling, Tarlac, Branch 68, in Criminal Cases Nos. 2001-129 and 2001-130, finding the accused-appellant Mario Guillermo y Esteban guilty beyond reasonable doubt of two counts of qualified rape...
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

530. CA GR CV 72159: NORBERTO D. OLEGARIO II vs. MARIA DIVINA MEDEL-OLEGARIO, REP OF THE PHILS.
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of Our Decision promulgated on September 15, 2005, filed by petitioner-appellee, through counsel....
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

531. CA GR SP 87420: MARIA TUAZON, et. al. VS NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISISION, et. al.
Before the Court is a Petition for Certiorari which seeks to annul and set aside the Decision dated June 28, 20041 of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) in NLRC NCR CA No. 035634-03 which reversed the Decision dated October 23, 2002 of the...
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

532. CA GR SP 66547: DIONISIO MACASAET vs. HON. RAFAEL LAGOS, et al.
The respondents Heirs of Felisa Abrea and Heirs of Donata Abrea (or hereafter the Heirs) sued the petitioner Dionisio Macasaet (or Macasaet) for Declaration of Nullity of Title, Reconveyance with Damages before the Municipal Trial Court in Cities of Lu...
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

533. CA GR SP 93738: ELMER MADAYAG, et al. vs REGIONAL TRIAL COURT OF LAS PINAS CITY, et al.
Before this Court is a Petition for Annulment of Judgment dated 10 March 2006....
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534. CA GR SP 93557: LICERIO ANTIPORDA, JR., et al. vs. THE HON. ZENAIDA DAGUNA, et al.
The instant petition for certiorari is fatally defective for the following reasons: 1. The petition failed to indicate the date petitioners received copy of the assailed December 9, 2005 Order and when they filed a motion for reconsideration thereof i...
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535. CA GR SP 92821: MAXIMA MEAT FAIR CO., INC., et al. vs. NLRC, et al.
By Resolution of 25 January 2006, petitioners were granted an inextendible period of fifteen (15) days only, or until January 30, 2006, within which to file their announced petition. Filed fifteen days late on February 14, 2006, the instant petition fo...
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536. CA GR SP 87948: CITY OF MANILA rep. by his Hon. Mayor JOSE L. ATIENZA, JR., et al. vs. HON. CARIDAD H. GRECIA-CUERDO
Filed pursuant to Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, the petition for certiorari at bench primarily seeks the nullification of the July 9, 2004 Order issued by public respondent, the Hon. Caridad Grecia-Cuerdo, Presiding Judge of Branch 112...
Promulgated on 2006-04-06

537. CA GR CV 78350: CELSO GUILLERMO, ET AL. vs. FLORENTINO DE GUZMAN, et al.
Considering the 8 March 2006 report of the Judicial Records Division (JRD), the instant appeal is deemed ABANDONED and accordingly DISMISSED pursuant to Section 1 (e), Rule 50 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure for failure of defendants-appellants to...
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538. CA GR SP 93099: FIBERWORLD INC., AND EDBERT G. TANTUCO vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, et al.
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of Our Resolution dated February 24, 2006, dismissing the instant petition for failure of petitioners to attach copies of the private respondent's complaint and position paper filed before the Labor Arbiter,...
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539. CA GR SP 93845: N.T. PHILIPPINES, INC. vs NLRC (Third Division), et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari dated 27 March 2006 under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Resolution dated 10 February 2006 of the National Labor Relations Commission (Third Division)....
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540. CA GR CV 67207: LUIS REYES PASTOR vs. VALENTIN MOVIDO
THE DEFENDANT-APPELLEE HAS MOVED FOR THE RECONSIDERATION OF OUR DECISION PROMULGATED ON JULY 18, 2005, ALLEGING THAT IT WAS NOT IN ACCORDANCE WITH JURISPRUDENCE; AND THAT OUR FINDINGS THEREIN WERE BASED ON CONJECTURES AND MISAPPREHENSION OF THE FACTS....
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541. CA GR SP 89809: WENNIE V. ELEUTERIO, as heir of ROMEO A. ELEUTERIO vs NLRC Third Division, et al.
Without necessarily giving due course to the Petition for Certiorari, the Court hereby directs respondents to file their Comment, not a motion to dismiss, within ten (10) days from receipt of this resolution. Petitioner may file her Reply within five (...
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542. CA GR SP 87333: ISAGANI DE TORRES vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 459-463) filed by petitioner of the Decision of this Court dated January 17, 2006...
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543. CA GR CV 62305: ALBERTO ALBA, et al. vs. JORGE CARAAN, et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 237-241) filed by plaintiffs-appellees of the Decision of this Court dated October 28, 2005 (Rollo, pp. 193-213), the Court finds no cogent reason to reconsider said Decision....
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544. CA GR SP 78334: LEPANTO CERAMICS, INC. vs. VOLUNTARY ARBITRATOR LYDIA A. NAVARRO &LEPANTO CERAMICS EMPLOYEES ASSO
Assailed in this petition for certiorari is the Decision of the Voluntary Arbitrator granting the members of respondent association a Christmas bonus in the amount of P3,000.00...
Promulgated on 2006-04-05

545. CA GR CV 81099: SPOUSES LYDIA FLORES-CRUZ,et.al. vs SPOUSES LEONARDO and ILUMINADO GOLI-CRUZ,et.al.
BEFORE US is a motion for reconsideration filed by the plaintiffappellees through counsel, seeking for the reconsideration of the Decision dated 23 August 2005, the decretal portion of which reads:BEFORE US is a motion for reconsideration filed by the p...
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546. CA GR CR 29987: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. RICARDO N. HERMOSO
Before Us is a petition for review under Rule 42 of the Revised Rules of Court, seeking the reversal of the February 15, 2006 Order of the Regional Trial Court,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-05

547. CA GR SP 87543: FIL-ESTATE PROPERTIES, INC. ET AL. vs. SPOUSES VICTORIANO & CLARITA LIMSENBEN
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 139-145) filed by the petitioners of the Decision of this Court dated November 10, 2005...
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548. CA GR CV 60414: UNITED COCONUT PLANTERS BANK vs. BERTHRAM TAN AND AVA TAN vs. PEOPLE'S TRANS-EAST ASIA INS. CORP.
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of the Decision of this Court promulgated on September 16, 2004, filed by the appellant, thru counsel....
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549. CA GR SP 86828: ACD INVESTIGATION SECURITY AGENCY, INC., et al. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION, et al.
This is a Motion for Reconsideration of Our Resolution promulgated on October 29, 2004 dismissing the instant petition on the ground that it is not accompanied by relevant pleadings and documents and the actual addresses of petitioners were not disclo...
Promulgated on 2006-04-05

550. CA GR SP 93245: ANDREW CARANTES VS MAJOR PHILIP DEMOT, SG 24, ROBERT CHUA, ET AL.
The instant Petition for Review under Rule 43 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, as amended, assails the Resolution dated January 12, 2005 (Annex "A" Petition) of the Office of the Ombudsman dismissing the criminal complaint for malicious mischief a...
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551. CA GR SP 88779: DR. DIOSDADO SALCEDO vs RAFAEL DEBATIAN and DAVID MACEDA
After a thorough study of the issues raised in the Motion for Reconsideration filed by petitioner in the above entitled case, the Court finds no sufficient reason to deviate from its findings and conclusions reached in its Decision dated December 13, 2...
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552. CA GR CV 69949: ENGR. JOLLY LOTERINA, et. al. VS NJ BAUTISTA CONSTRUCTION, INC.
Before Us is an appeal seeking to reverse and set aside the Decision dated January 10, 2001 of the Regional Trial Court (RTC), Branch 150, City of Makati, in Civil Case No. 99-165,...
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553. CA GR SP 67366: ANITA COLLADO MASONGSONG vs. HON. RTC of PASIG CITY, BR. 154, HON. MTC of TAGUIG, et al.
The petitioner Anita Masongsong (or hereafter Anita) by this petition for review seeks the reversal of the decision of the Regional Trial Court of Pasig City, which affirmed the decision of the Metropolitan Trial Court (or MeTC) of Taguig, Metro Manila...
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554. CA GR SP 66872: LANCELOT A. DELA TORRE vs. HON. LORETO CLORIBEL-PURUGGANAN, et al.
In a suit for Sum of Money and Damages filed by the respondent Patricio T. Antonio (or hereafter Antonio) against the petitioner Lancelot Dela Torre (or Dela Torre), the Regional Trial Court of Tuguegarao City allowed Antonio to present evidence ex-par...
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555. CA GR SP 85649: ROSA YABUT, et. al. vs. LETICIA I. ROSALES
Before Us is a Petition for Review which seeks to annul and/or set aside the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 8, dated July 29, 2004, in Civil Case No. 03-108502 (Rollo, pp. 202-206) entitled, "Leticia Rosales, Plaintiff-Appellee,...
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556. CA GR CV 55015: MACARIO GA vs. CRESENCIA GRIMALDOPLATIL
This is an appeal from the September 25, 1995 Decision (Rollo, pp. 46-52) of the Regional Trial Court of Quezon City, Branch 93 in Civil Case No. 089-2515, the dispositive portion of which reads as follows:...
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557. CA GR CV 85860: MULTI-FOLD LINKS, INC. vs NETWORK EXCHANGE, INC.,et al.
There being no appellants' brief filed within the reglementary period as reported by our Judicial Records Division, the appeal is dismissed....
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558. CA GR CV 59539: Medardo Siasoco, et. al. vs. Sps. Geronimo and Melanie Duenas, et. al.
Challenged in this appeal is the Decision dated November 17, 1997 of Branch 166 of the Regional Trial Court of Pasig City in Civil Case No. 64390 entitled "Medardo Siasoco, et al., plaintiffs vs. Sps. Geronimo and Melanie Duenas, et al., defendants...
Promulgated on 2006-04-05

559. CA GR SP 88632: PHILIPPINE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CENTER,et. al. VS DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT,ET AL.
In a Resolution on August 15, 2005, we have directed the respondents to file a comment to the second amended petition filed by the petitioners....
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560. CA GR CV 81382: MILAGROS QUINTO vs REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
Considering that the Court's Resolution dated March 2, 2006, which reconsidered an earlier Resolution dated June 23, 2005 dismissing the appeal and granted petitioner-appellant a new period of thirty (30) days to file her appellant's brief, was returne...
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561. CA GR SP 93771: NICANDRO S. MENDOZA,et al. vs HON. PABLO C. ESPIRITU, JR.,et al.
The petition shows on its face that it seeks to nullify the decision of the Labor Arbiter and the writ of execution issued in Ernesto Bartolome vs. Mendoza Security Detective and Investigation Agency and Nicandro S. Mendoza, NLRC NCR Case No. 00-08-092...
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562. CA GR SP 85640: ROSA YABUT, et. al. vs. LETICIA I. ROSALES
Before Us is a Petition for Review which seeks to annul and/or set aside the Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 8, dated July 29, 2004, in Civil Case No. 03-108502 (Rollo, pp. 202-206) entitled, "Leticia Rosales, Plaintiff-Appellee,...
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563. CA GR CV 82990: DALMACIO FRANCISCO vs. JACINTA FRANCISCO DE LOS REYES
In a Minute Resolution dated July 21, 2005, inasmuch as the notice to file brief sent to appellant's counsel of record was returned with postal notation "deceased" on the envelope, appellant was required to submit the name and complete address of her n...
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564. CA GR SP 85867: SUNICO TRADING, INC., ERLINDA SUNICO,et al. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION,et al.
petitioners through counsel on 06 September 2005, seeking for the reconsideration of the Decision dated 16 August 2005, the decretal portion of which reads: "WHEREFORE, the foregoing premises considered, the instant Petition is hereby DISMISSED for la...
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565. CA GR SP 88239: GEMINIANO CALAGUI vs APARRI COMMUNITY HOUSING COOPERATIVE,INC.
Before this Court is a Petition for Review under Rule 42 of the Rules of Court assailing the decision dated December 21, 2004 of the Regional Trial Court, Second Judicial Region, Branch 6, Aparri, Cagayan, in Civil Case No. II-3071 for Unlawful Detain...
Promulgated on 2006-04-05

566. CA GR SP 90894: RICO GENERAL INSURANCE CORPORATION VS INSURANCE COMMISSION,et al.
In this petition for certiorari and prohibition with prayer for preliminary injunction and/or temporary restraining order, petitioner Rico General Insurance Corporation assails the legality and constitutionality of the Insurance Commission's Circular N...
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567. CA GR SP 90469: SPS. LEONARDO BENAMIR and EVELYN BENAMIR VS SPS. CELESTINO CERALDE and REMEDIOS CERALDE
Finding no new matter of substance that could warrant the reversal or modification of this Court's decision dated February 14, 2006, the respondents' Motion for Reconsideration is hereby DENIED for lack of merit. SO ORDERED....
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568. CA GR SP 91522: EDUARDO E. BASANGAN vs TEODORO SUPANGAN
Before this Court is a Petition for Review of the decision dated July 22, 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, Third Judicial Region, Branch 65, Tarlac City in Civil Case No. 9719, entitled "Teodoro L. Supangan, Plaintiff, vs. Sps. Eduardo T. Basangan and...
Promulgated on 2006-04-04

569. CA GR SP 87745: UNITED LUISITA WORKERS' UNITED LUISITA WORKERS vs. DOLE and HACIENDA LUISITA, INC., (HLI).
This pertains to the motion for reconsideration filed by the petitioner through counsel on 21 October 2005, seeking for the reconsideration of the Decision dated 30 September 2005, the decretal portion of which reads: "WHEREFORE, the petition is DISMISS...
Promulgated on 2006-04-04

570. CA GR SP 78426: COMMISSIONER OF INTERNAL REVENUE vs ISABELA CULTURAL CORPORATION
BEFORE US is a motion for reconsideration filed by the petitioner through counsel, seeking for the reconsideration of the Decision dated 30 September 2005, the text of which reads:"WHEREFORE, the petition is hereby DISMISSED for lack of merit and the d...
Promulgated on 2006-04-04

571. CA GR SP 84386: PHILIPPINE DEVELOPMENT AND INDUSTRIAL CORP. vs. NATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS COMMISSION et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 158-167) filed by petitioner of the Decision of this Court dated November 24, 2005...
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572. CA GR SP 89784: JOSE ANTONIO A. DATUIN vs. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 107-113) filed by the respondents of the Decision of this Court dated December 09, 2005...
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573. CA GR CR 00618: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. LOUIE INOSANTO y SABATE et al.
After a careful perusal of the Motion for Reconsideration (Rollo, pp. 311-320) filed by accused-appellant Ronaldo Esguerra y Sta. Maria and the Manifestation...
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574. CA GR CR 26233: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES VS. ENGR. ROMEO A. LIBAN
This is an appeal from the decision of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 26, 4th Judicial Region, Santa Cruz, Laguna, in Criminal Case No. SC-6974...
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575. CA GR CV 83438: SPS. REYNALDO & EMELITA EUGENIO vs THE LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRAR OF MANILA, et al.
This is an appeal from the Decision (Records, pp. 52- 54) of the Regional Trial Court of Manila, Branch 24, dated 3 June 2002 in Spec, Pro. No. 02-102986 for "Cancellation and/or Correction of Certificate of Live Birth of Minors Emery, Meyer, and Jere...
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576. CA GR SP 87719: JOSE J. TEVES, JR., et al. vs HON. SELMA PALACIO ALARAS, et al.
Before this Court is a Petition for certiorari with application for the issuance of a temporary restraining order and/or writ of preliminary injunction filed under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure, assailing the Order dated 09 November 2004...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

577. CA GR SP 86570: EASTERN ENTERTAINMENT, INC. AND EASTERN FILMS, INC. vs MANOLITO CRUZ
Before this Court is a Petition for Review dated 10 October 2004 filed under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Decision2 dated 11 March 2004 and Order dated 02 September 2004 of the Regional Trial Court, National Capital Judici...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

578. CA GR CR 28672: THE PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs CESAR REQUEJO, SR.
Before this Court is an appeal of the Decision dated 16 June 2004 rendered by the Regional Trial Court, 5th Judicial Region, Branch 13, Ligao City in the case entitled "People of the Philippines vs. Cesar Requejo, Sr." docketed as Criminal Case No. 434...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

579. CA GR CV 78256: ELIZABETH DELA PLATA SANCHEZ vs ALLAN B. SANCHEZ, et al.
Before this Court is an appeal assailing the Decision dated 21 June 2002 of the Regional Trial Court, Fourth Judicial Region, Branch 71, Antipolo City, in the case entitled "In The Matter of the Petition for Declaration of Nullity of Marriage under Art...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

580. CA GR CV 63155: AN-NA CARIDAD HOLDINGS CORP, et al. vs REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
Before this Court is an appeal from the Decision dated 30 October 1998 of the Regional Trial Court, Fourth Judicial Region, Branch 16, Cavite City, in the case entitled "Petition for Original Registration of Title Under Property Registration Decree, An...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

581. CA GR CV 79652: LORNA DELOS SANTOS vs LINDA DUNGCA, et al.
Before this Court is an appeal from the Decision dated 02 April 2003 of the Regional Trial Court, First Judicial Region, Branch 52, Tayug, Pangasinan in Civil Case No. T-2224 entitled "Lorna delos Santos vs. Manolitio "Boyet" Dungca and Linda Dungca,"...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

582. CA GR CV 75864: GERRY L. SO vs EVANGELINE B. GO and THE ESTATE OF VICENTE GO
Before this Court is an appeal from the Decision dated 27 May 2002 rendered by the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 135, in the case entitled "Gerry L. So vs. Evangeline B. Go and Estate of Vicente B. Go", docketed as Civil Case No. 99-1645,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

583. CA GR SP 87877: FREMMUF MUFFLER & SERVICES and/or FREDIE G. MABAZZA vs. ROWENA FAJARDO and the NLRC
Before Us is a petition for certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure to annul and set aside the Decision dated March 18, 2004, as well as the Resolution dated November 9, 2004, of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC) in N...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

584. CA GR SP 87827: MIGUEL POINGUE, et al. vs HON. LAMBERTO A. DAING, JR., et al.
Before this Court is a Petition for Certiorari under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Orders dated 24 September 2004 and 12 October 20043 issued by the Regional Trial Court, Third Judicial Region, Branch 46, City of San Fernan...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

585. CA GR CV 84587: PETRON CORPORATION vs. PEOPLE'S GENERAL INSURANCE, et al.
Brought to this Court for review through this appeal under Rule 41 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure is the Decision, dated June 16, 2004, in Civil Case No. 01-1696 of the Regional Trial Court, Makati City, Branch 146, the dispositive portion of whi...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

586. CA GR CV 74437: REYGALICANO A. NEPOMUCENO vs. SPS. FELIPE SEVILLEJA, et al.
Before us is an appeal assailing the Decision dated February 15, 2002 of the Regional Trial Court of Malolos, Bulacan, Branch 12 in Civil Case No. 834-M-2000 which held that defendant-appellants are liable to pay their loan of P1,110,000.00 to the plai...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

587. CA GR CV 83360: ALLAN RALPH E. DARIA vs. LOCAL CIVIL REGISTRAR OF IBA, ZAMBALES, et al.
Petitioner Allan Ralph E. Daria herein sought the correction/change of entries in his record of birth particularly that which pertains to the date and place of marriage of his parents. In his petition, he alleged that his parents are not and have never...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

588. CA GR CV 73890: GERTRUDES B. VERZOSA VS REPUBLIC OF THE PHILIPPINES
For resolution of the Court is an appeal under Rule 41 of the Rules of Court seeking to reverse and set aside the Decision1 dated November 19, 2001 rendered by the Regional Trial Court (RTC) of Quezon City, Branch 218, in LRC Case No. Q-13686 (01)...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

589. CA GR SP 89993: ROGELIO C. BERNARDINO vs SPEED CONSTRUCTION & DEVELOPMENT CORP., et al.
Before this Court is a Petition for Review under Rule 42 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Decision dated 16 February 2005 of the Regional Trial Court, Fourth Judicial Region, Branch 71, Antipolo City, in the case entitled "Speed Const...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

590. CA GR CR 27711: PEOPLE OF THE PHILIPPINES vs. JESS QUILONIO
Under review is the April 17, 2002 Decision of the Regional Trial Court of Malolos, Bulacan, Branch 22, in Criminal Case No. 1847-M-2000, finding accused-appellant JESS QUILONIO guilty beyond reasonable doubt of frustrated murder and sentencing him to ...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

591. CA GR SP 69695: A.A. SALAZAR CONSTRUCTION CORP. vs THE HONORABLE PRESIDING JUDGE FLORO P. ALEJO, et al.
Before Us is a Petition for Certiorari, Prohibition and Mandamus under Rule 65 of the 1997 Rules of Civil Procedure assailing the Order dated 19 February 2002 of Hon. Flor P. Alejo of the Regional Trial Court, Valenzuela City, Metro Manila, Branch 172...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

592. CA GR SP 93318: ENRIQUE RAMOS vs. PEDRO RAMOS, et al.
After a careful examination of the instant Petition for Review, We find that the Affidavit of Service and the Registry Receipts covering the copy sent to the respondent and his counsel,...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

593. CA GR CV 85086: HENRY R. VILLARICA, ET AL. vs. SPS. FELIPE & NIEVES ABEL, ET AL.
The record shows that defendants-appellants filed a second Motion for Extension of twenty (20) days or until November 6, 2005 within which to file Appellants' Brief....
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

594. CA GR CV 80544: MARIETTA SAN PEDRO vs JOSUE SAN PEDRO, et al.
Before this Court is an appeal from the Order dated 12 March 2003 and the Resolution2 dated 03 June 2003 of the Regional Trial Court, National Capital Judicial Region, Branch 67, Pasig City in Civil Case No. 66010....
Promulgated on 2006-04-03

595. CA GR SP 93314: ASSET POOL A (SPV-AMC) INC. vs. RTC, BRANCH 42, SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA
In view of petitioner's Manifestation filed by mail on March 9, 2006 to the effect that it is no longer interested in pursuing the filing of its petition for review, the instant petition is hereby considered WITHDRAWN. Accordingly, all proceedings in t...
Promulgated on 2006-04-03




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