Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas issues circular on Unit Investment Trust Fund.
To read full text, click BSP Circular No. 577-2007.
Malacañang creates and designates special economic zones inside the Clark Freeport Zone.
To read full text, click Malacañang E.O. No. 619.
The Bureau of Internal Revenue publishes Memorandum of Agreement between Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA)
To read full text, click BIR Memorandum Circular No. 15-2007.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas amends Circular No. 521 on Guidelines on Living Trust Accounts.
To read full text, click BSP Circular No. 553.
The Bureau of Internal Revenue amends certain provisions of Revenue Regulations No. 16-2005, otherwise known as the Consolidated Value-Added Tax Regulations of 2003.
To read full text, click BIR Revenue Regulations No. 2-2007.
Malaca�ng promulgates the Seventh Regular Foreign Investment Negative List.
To read full text, click Malaca�ng E.O. 584.
Malaca�ng directs DTI to establish and administer the Philippine Business Registry (PBR) Project.
To read full text, click Malaca�ng E.O. 587.
Disini & Disini moves to new office.
Disini & Disini has moved to its new office located at Unit 304 UPAA Ang Bahay ng Alumni, Magsaysay Avenue, U.P. Campus, Diliman, Quezon City, 1101 Philippines.
The firm's new contact numbers are:
Tel.: 434-8049 and 425-1439
Fax: 434-8049 and 425-1439 ext. 104
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas issues new circular on outsourcing of banking functions.
To read full text, click BSP Circular No. 548.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas issues new circular on consumer protection for electronic banking.
To read full text, click BSP Circular No. 542.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas issues new circular on regulations on the collection by banks/NBQBs of fees in connection with loans secured from trust funds managed by their trust department.
To read full text, click BSP Circular No. 541.
NTC declares VOIP as a value-added service
For a copy of NTC Guidelines for the VOIP Registration, click here.
Malaca�ng issues administrative order for the fast-tracking of the computerization of export-related processes of government agencies.
To read full text, click Administrative Order No. 158.
Harvard Law School Alumni Association of the Philippines (HLSAAP) to hold November Fellowship Cocktails
The Harvard Law School Alumni Association of the Philippines is holding a Fellowship Cocktail on November 30, 2005 at 5:00 p.m. at the SGV Executive Lounge, SGV Building, Ayala Avenue. All Harvard Law School alumni (SJD, LLM, ITP, PIL) are invited to attend the cocktails. (RSVP Leila ? 849-2357 / 848-0114).
NTC declares VOIP as a value-added service
Recently, the National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) has signed a memorandum circular approving the final guidelines for deregulating commercial voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services in the Philippines.
Congratulations to Atty. JJ Disini for successfully finishing his masters degree at Harvard Law School.
We are pleased to announce that Atty. JJ Disini has recently earned his Masters Degree at Harvard Law School for school year 2003-2004.
Disini & Disini welcomes new associates.
The Firm is pleased to announce that Norberto "Jong" M. Navarro has joined the firm as Associate lawyer. The firm also welcomes Bayani H. Agabin and Patrick V. Santo as special litigation counsels.
JJ DISINI TO ATTEND HARVARD LAW SCHOOL’S MASTERS OF LAW (LL.M.)
We are pleased to announce that Atty. JJ Disini was recently selected
by the Committee on Graduate Studies of Harvard Law School for admission
to the school’s LL.M. degree program for the academic year 2003-2004.
Atty. JJ Disini to represent firm in “Expert Course for Intellectual
We are pleased to announce that Atty. JJ Disini has been chosen to represent
the Firm in the "Expert Course for Intellectual Property Practitioners"
to be conducted by the Association for Overseas Technical Scholarship
(AOTS) in Japan, from January 15 to February 4, 2003.
JJ Disini attends conference on “Advanced Issues in IT Law 2002”
On October 3 - 4, 2002, Atty, JJ Disini attended the Conference on "Advanced
Issues in IT Law 2002" held in the Grand Floridian Resort in Orlando,
JJ Disini completes the Internet Law Program at the Berkman Center for
Internet & Society.
We would like to congratulate Atty. JJ Disini for
finishing the Internet Law Program of Berkman Center for Internet & Society
of the Harvard Law School, held in Singapore, January 2002
ISSUANCE OF THE NEW
RULES ON ELECTRONIC EVIDENCE
The Supreme Court en banc approved the New Rules
on Electronic Evidence on July 17, 2001.
OF THE U.P. LAW PROGRAM ON INTERNET AND SOCIETY (UP LAW-ISP)
On August 10, 2001, the UP Law ISP will launch its
various initiatives including its website, a quarterly newsletter, a technology
law journal, seminars and other special events.
ANNOTATIONS ON THE
E-COMMERCE ACT AND THE RULES ON ELECTRONIC EVIDENCE
Atty. JJ Disini has updated his annotations to the
DISINI & DISINI
WELCOMES NEW PARTNERS AND CONGRATULATES A RETURNING PARTNER
The Firm is pleased to announce that Armee M. Javellana
and Lindeza Rogero-Gavino have joined the Firm as Partners.
DISINI & DISINI AT
In October, 2000, Atty. JJ Disini participated at
the Inaugural Global InfoSec Summit where he was invited to speak at a
plenary session entitled "International Legal Frameworks: Harmonizing
Cyber Security Laws ".
JJ DISINI RETURNS TO
THE U.P. COLLEGE OF LAW
JJ Disini recently joined the Regular Faculty of
the University of the Philippines College Of Law (U.P. College of Law),
as Assistant Professor.
DISINI & DISINI ARTICLES
IN INTERNATIONAL PUBLICATIONS
An article written by JJ Disini on the E-Commerce
Act was published in the June, 2000 issue of Euromoney's International
Internet Law Review.