News and Updates

The Department of Trade and Industry (“DTI”) has issued Department Administrative Order No. 18-07, Series of 2018, dated 13 August 2018 or the Revised Rules and Regulations Implementing Act No. 3883 as amended, otherwise known … Read more

Asia Business Law Journal has named four CMT partners in its first ever edition of the Top 100 lawyers in the Philippines: name partners Simeon V. Marcelo and Joe Nathan P. Tenefrancia, and senior partners … Read more

On 22 November 2017, the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (“IPO”), through the Director of the Bureau of Trademarks, Director Leny B. Raz, issued an advisory on the filing period for the Declaration of … Read more

CMT Chairman Simeon V. Marcelo was invited by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) to the inauguration of the ICC’s Case Management Office in Singapore. The official inauguration ceremony was attended by notable arbitration practitioners … Read more

Republic Act No. 10963, otherwise known as the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act or the TRAIN Act, was signed into law and subsequently took effect on 01 January 2018. The following table summarizes … Read more

CMT Senior Partner Divina Pedron is proud to have participated in the virtual series of IR Global’s multi-jurisdictional roundtable discussion on IP enforcement and litigation. The roundtable discussion focused on the infringement of IP rights. … Read more

The Philippine Supreme Court En Banc issued Administrative Matter No. 17-03-09-SC otherwise known as the Community Legal Aid Service Rule (“Rule”). Beginning with those who will pass the 2017 Bar Examinations, lawyers who will be … Read more

Cruz Marcelo & Tenefrancia (“CMT”) has maintained its status as a Top Tier Firm in Dispute Resolution and Intellectual Property in the recently published Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018. Legal 500 Asia Pacific provides unbiased … Read more

The Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) has launched a new Company Registration System (“CRS”) on 21 November 2017, which became fully operational on 24 November 2017. The CRS is the online registration of corporations, issuance … Read more

The Department of Foreign Affairs (“DFA”) has issued Department Order No. 010-2017 dated 25 October 2017 or the Implementing Rules and Regulations (“IRR”) of Republic Act No. 10928, otherwise known as “An Act Extending the … Read more

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