Compensable death
by Jose C. Sison - December 12, 2018 - 12:00am
When an employee suffers injury or death from any accident arising out of and in the course of employment, his/her employer shall pay compensation for such injury or death.
Sad realities
by Jose C. Sison - December 7, 2018 - 12:00am
At this stage in our country’s history we have to bear so many sad realities.
Unnecessary and dispensable party
by Jose C. Sison - December 5, 2018 - 12:00am
This is another case of love triangle. The question arising here is the liability of the third party in the love triangle, or the common-law wife, in connection with a case involving the conjugal properties of the...
Hopes and fears
by Jose C. Sison - November 30, 2018 - 12:00am
More and more people are now gettin g convinced that Duterte does not consider our Constitution as the basic law of the land by which the “fundamental powers of the government are established, limited and defined,...
Foreboding signs
by Jose C. Sison - November 23, 2018 - 12:00am
The first state visit in 13 years of China’s President Xi Jinping, highlights a very significant, abrupt and critical shift in our foreign policy.
Emergency ceremony
by Jose C. Sison - November 21, 2018 - 12:00am
TThis is a case involving marriage in “articulo mortis” where one of the parties is at the point of death, after living as husband and wife without being legally married yet.
Intriguing and alarming
by Jose C. Sison - November 16, 2018 - 12:00am
The Sandiganbayan decision convicting Imelda Romualdez-Marcos of seven counts of graft and corruption is really long overdue.
Legal presumptions
by Jose C. Sison - November 14, 2018 - 12:00am
Our laws provide special safeguards and care for children including appropriate legal protection before and after birth.
Never again
by Jose C. Sison - November 9, 2018 - 12:00am
Posted in the social media is a news item about the abolition of Congress. What’s so troubling about this news is that the proposal is coming from Malacanang itself through Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo...
Binding and obligatory
by Jose C. Sison - November 7, 2018 - 12:00am
Usually during Christmas time, employers gratuitously and voluntarily give bonuses to their employees as gestures of gratitude and as a way of enabling them to celebrate a merrier and happier holidays.
Inevitable and indubitable conclusion
by Jose C. Sison - November 2, 2018 - 12:00am
There is something really fishy in the shipment of P11 billion worth of methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu) from China.
Entrapment or instigation
by Jose C. Sison - October 31, 2018 - 12:00am
R.A. 9208 punishes “Qualified Trafficking of Persons” or the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harboring or receipt of a child for the purpose of prostitution, pornography, sexual exploitation, forced...
by Jose C. Sison - October 26, 2018 - 12:00am
It seems at first blush that there is something contradictory in the 33-page resolution of Judge Andres Bartolome Soriano of the Regional Trial Court of Makati City, Branch 148, denying the Department of Justice’s...
Inconsistent but credible
by Jose C. Sison - October 24, 2018 - 12:00am
In the crime of rape, the accused sometimes uses the “sweetheart defense” in which he claims that he and the victim are sweethearts and therefore the sexual intercourse between them is consensual.
Feudal state
by Jose C. Sison - October 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Under the Constitution (Section 26, Article II), “The State shall guarantee equal access to opportunities for public service and prohibit political dynasties as may be defined by law.”
Still guilty
by Jose C. Sison - October 17, 2018 - 12:00am
Sometimes when a suspect has been caught by the police and undergoes investigation, he may already confess to the crime supposedly committed.
Illustrious club
by Jose C. Sison - October 12, 2018 - 12:00am
People join private organizations or clubs for various purposes.
Unconventional but not immoral
by Jose C. Sison - October 10, 2018 - 12:00am
One of the conditions for admission to the bar is possession of good moral character which must be also preserved in order to continue membership therein.
Unwholesome atmosphere
by Jose C. Sison - October 5, 2018 - 12:00am
It is really very unfortunate that our country and our people have been so divided and so belligerent against each other under this administration.
Essence of the crime
by Jose C. Sison - October 3, 2018 - 12:00am
The general rule is that in order to be convicted of a crime beyond reasonable doubt, the corpus delicti or the body of the offense or the essence of the crime, must first be proved.
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