ATTORNEY GENERAL TAKES INITIATIVE Ontario Moves to Minimize Frivolous Lawsuits

~ Moving to protect people’s right to speak out on matters of public interest, Ontario Attorney General Madeleine Meilleur on Monday refiled legislation protecting freedom of expression and curb frivolous lawsuits resorted to by litigants to intimidate opponents. Her proposal comes on the heels of the unprecedented number of claims amounting to at least $4-million against Balita, the… Read More »

Politics, not SC, is to blame

With the Aquino administration, when something goes wrong there is always somebody or something to blame. After all, President Aquino is still blaming former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo for everything that ails the country more than four years after he took over the reins of the country.  For example, when the government failed to fulfill… Read More »

POSITIVELY AFFIRMING

by PIDO AGUILAR  Once more, we go on with our magnificent wonderful journey towards a life of infinite abundance and blessings. READ what follows: once silently, once aloud. You may repeat the process for the next two weeks so you experience for yourself the joy and the peace of a positively affirming life. It is… Read More »

The wages of Christmas

MANILA There is no holiday bigger than Christmas for us Filipinos. We’re simply crazy about it.    The longest Christmas (I believe Mexico makes the same claim). The happiest holiday. The best time of the year.     All true. As we all know, Christmas carols start wafting in the air the moment the “ber” months… Read More »

NOT OUR OWN WAY OF IMPEACHMENT

This article is refurbished not re-cycled. Computer laptops and other i-gadgets are resold as refurbished items; so also had I seen  waste papers and plastics reprocessed as re-cycled paper and plastic bags. I leave it to the readers to be the judge as to its currency and relevance to the very disturbing tumult shaking the citadels… Read More »

NO SECOND TERM FOR PNOY BUT A NEW OPEN ENDED MANDATE (Part Three)

This piece continues and ends  the trilogy on PNOY’s  No, No, No, Yes, Yes, NOoo…   to inveiglements  to continue in office as President  and to unexamine his much examined presidency. For what and where Noynoy had done good, for his grade of 7 out of 10, you will find them in his  past  State of the Nation (SONA) speeches he has delivered… Read More »

MANNY PACQUIAO GIVES UP FORBES PARK MANSION

Possibly this Christmas 2014, Manny Pacquiao and his family would be out of their Forbes Park mansion in Makati. It’s true that he will give it up for he decided to sell it for P400 million that could be ascribed to the insistent complaints of rich neighbors. That Manny often entertains a lot of people… Read More »

TAXES,FEES IN LAND TRANSACTION AND FOREIGN OWNERSHIP

Magandang araw po Attorney ! I need assistance po. I am planning to buy a land in Vigan.  I am married with an Austrian national.  In case po something will happen to me makukuha po ba nya yong titleship?   Do we need to show a proof that he’s my legal husband when the documents… Read More »