2003 | Selected Ponencias

La Salette College, represented by its President, Fr. Romeo Gonzales, MS; and Jesus T. Bayaua, Dean of Student services versus Victor C. Pilotin
GR 149227, December 11, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Danilo Caraang, Virgilio Canlas, Jr., Manny Belagot (at large), Rolando Rebota (at large) and four John Does
GR 148424-27, December 11, 2003

Boaz International Trading Corporation and F.R. Cement Corporation versus Woodward Japan, Inc. and North Front Shipping Services, Inc.
GR 147793, December 11, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Eduardo Felipe (at large), Ma. Lourdes Felipe and Dionisio Felipe
GR 142505, December 11, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Avelino Latag y Dita alias “Pauto”
GR 140411-13, December 11, 2003

Fidela Del Castillo versus Spouses Bernardino Naguiat and Maria Paulina Gerona-Naguiat
GR 137909, December 11, 2003

Romeo C. Garcia versus Dionisio V. Llamas
GR 154127, December 08, 2003

Desamparados M. Soliva, Substituted by Sole Heir Perlita Soliva Galdo versus The Intestate Estate of Marcelo M. Villalba and Valenta Balicua Villalba
GR 154017, December 08, 2003

Eduardo T. Abay versus Atty. Raul T. Montesino
A.C. No. 5718, December 04, 2003

Spouses Gregorio Go and Juana Tan Go versus Johnson Y. Tong; Court of Appeals and Honorable Judge Juan Nabong of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 32, Manila
GR 151942, November 27, 2003

Commissioner of Internal Revenue versus Solidbank Corporation
GR 148191, November 25, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Veno Esperas
GR 128109, November 19, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Felix Montes y Nallos
GR 148743-45, November 18, 2003

Heirs of Demetrio Melchor, represented by Cleto Melchor versus Julio Melchor
GR 150633, November 12, 2003

Spouses Jaime and Purificacion Morta versus Judge Antonio C. Bagagnan, Municipal Trial Court, Guinobatan, Albay and Sheriff Danilo O. Matias, Regional Trial Court, Branch 14, Ligao, Albay
A.M. MTJ-03-1513, November 12, 2003

Ernesto B. Francisco, Jr. et al versus House of Representatives, represented by Speaker Jose de Venecia
GR 160261/ 160262 / 160263, November 10, 2003 (Separate Opinion)

George T. Villena, Carlos N. Villena, Aurora M. Bondoc and Ronnie C. Fernandez, and their Respective Spouses versus Spouses Antonio C. Chavez and Noemi Marcos-Chavez and Carlita C. Chavez
GR 148126, November 10, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Jose Obeso
GR 152285, October 24, 2003

Grace F. Munsayac-De Villa, Lily F. Munsayac-Sunga and Roy Munsayac versus Court of Appeals; Judge Antonio C. Reyes, Presiding Judge of the Regional Trial Court of Baguio City, Branch 61; Nora F. Munsayac-Visperas (Represented by her heirs) and Gelacio F. Munsayac, Jr.
GR 148597, October 24, 2003

Thelma C. Baldado versus Judge Arnulfo O. Bugtas, Regional Trial Court, Branch 2, Borongan, Eastern Samar
A.M. RTJ-00-1586, October 24, 2003

Spouses Patrick Jose and Rafaela Jose versus Spouses Helen Boyon and Romeo Boyon
GR 147369, October 23, 2003

Palma Development Corporation versus Municipality of Malangas, Zamboanga del Sur
GR 152492, October 16, 2003

Imelda Y. Maderada versus Judge Ernesto H. Mediodea, 12th Municipal Circuit Trial Court, Cabatuan and Maasin, Iloilo
A.M. MTJ-02-1459, October 14, 2003

Henry S. Oaminal versus Pablito M. Castillo and Guia S. Castillo
GR 152776, October 8, 2003

Eastern Assurance & Surety Corporation (EASCO) versus Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB)
GR 149717, October 7, 2003

Robert E. Villaros versus Rodolfo Orpiano, Court Stenographer III & Officer-in-Charge, Regional Trial Court, Branch 32, Guimba, Nueva Ecija
A.M. P-02-1548, October 1, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Danilo Andrade
GR 148902, September 29, 2003

Citibank, N.A. Mastercard versus Efren S. Teodoro
GR 150905, September 23, 2003

Novelty Philippines, Inc., versus Court of Appeals, Panel of Voluntary Arbitrators, represented by its Chairman, Ramon T. Jimenez and the Reform Union Movement in Novelty
GR 146125, September 17, 2003

Franklin Q. Susa, Clerk of Court, Branch 27, Regional Trial Court, Manila versus Teofila A. Pena, Court Stenographer III, Branch 27, Regional Trial Court, Manila
A.M. P-03-1740, September 17, 2003

Prudencio J. Tanjuan versus Philippine Postal Savings Bank, Inc., Pedrito Torres and Chairman and Members of the Board
GR 155278, September 16, 2003

Ten Forty Realty and Development Corp., represented by its President, Veronica G. Lorenzana versus Marina Cruz
GR 151212, September 10, 2003

Victorino Savellano versus Northwest Airlines
GR 151783, July 8, 2003

Selwyn F. Lao versus Atty. Robert W. Medel
A.C. No. 5916 (Formerly CBD 01-825), July 1, 2003

Atty. Ramon P. Reyes versus Atty. Victoriano T. Chiong, Jr.
A.C. No. 5148, July 1, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Michael Maguing y Saligumba
GR 144090, June 26, 2003

Ang Bagong Bayani-OFW Labor Party (under the acronym OFW), represented herein by its Secretary-General, Mohammad Omar Fajardo versus Commission on Elections; Citizens Drug Watch; Mamamayan Ayaw sa Droga; Go! Go! Philippines; The True Marcos Loyalist Association of the Philippines; Philippine Local Autonomy; Citizens Movement for Justice, Economy, Environment and Peace; Chamber Real Estate Builders Association; Sports & Health Advancement Foundation, Inc.; Ang Lakas ng Overseas Contract Workers (OCW); Bagong Bayani Organization and others under “Organizations/Coalitions” of Omnibus Resolution no. 3785; Partido ng Masang Pilipino; Lakas NUCD-UMDP; Nationalist People’s Coalition; Laban ng Demokratikong Pilipino; Aksyon Demokratico; PDP-Laban; Liberal Party; Nacionalista party; Ang Buhay Hayaang Yumabong; and others under “Political Parties” of Omnibus Resolution No. 3785
GR 147589 / GR 147613, June 25, 2003

Edgar Cokaliong Shipping Lines, Inc. versus UCPB General Insurance Company, Inc.
GR 146018, June 25, 2003

Aurora Alcantara-Daus versus Spouses Hermoso and Socorro de Leon
GR 149750, June 16, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Juanito Pacuancuan
GR 144589, June 16, 2003

Rodolfo O. Macachor versus Judge Rolindo D. Beldia Jr., Assisting Judge, Regional Trial Court, Branch 272, Marikina City
A.M. RTJ-02-1724, June 12, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Florentino Quijano Sr.
GR 144523-26, June 10, 2003

Posadas-Moya and Associates Construction Co., Inc., versus Greenfield Development Corporation, Jardine Land, Inc. and Castleton Property Development Corporation
GR 141115, June 10, 2003

Heirs of Clemente Ermac, namely: Irenea E. Seno, Librada E. Malinao, Ines E. Minoza, Soledad E. Ceniza, Rodulfo Ermac and Amelita E. Basubas versus Heirs of Vicente Ermac, namely: Benjamin, Virginia, Preciosa, Danilo, as heirs of Urbano Adolfoe; Bernardino, Climaco, Cesar, Elsa, Florame and Fe, all surnamed Ermac, as heirs of Climaco Ermac, Estelita Ermac, Estanislao Dionson, Vicente Dionson, Eufemia Ligaray, Emigdio Bustillo and Liza Parajele, Luisa Del Castillo
GR 149679, May 30, 2003

Evelio Pena, Jerold Pena. Augusto Barbosa and Alvin Pilapil versus Judge Orlando A. Martizano, MCTC, San Jose-Presentacion, Camarines Sur
A.M. MTJ-02-1451, May 30, 2003

Demosthenes P. Agan, Jr., et al versus Philippine International Air Terminals Co., Inc. (PIATCO), et al.
GR 155001, May 5, 2003

Salacnib Baterina versus Philippine International Air Terminals Co., Inc. (PIATCO), et al.
GR 155547, May 5, 2003

Ceferino C. Lopez versus Philippine International Air Terminals Co., Inc.(PIATCO), et al.
GR 155661, May 5, 2003 (Separate Opinion)

People of the Philippines versus Mario Umayam
GR 147033, April 30, 2003

Bank of the Philippine Islands versus Court of Appeals, National Labor Relations Commission and Diar’s Assistance Labor Union
GR 146923, April 30, 2003

Devorah E. Bardillon versus Barangay Masili of Calamba, Laguna
GR 146886, April 30, 2003

Arturo G. Rinorin, Sr. versus People of the Philippines
GR 146481, April 30, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Genaro Biong
GR 144445-47, April 30, 2003

Municipality of Kananga, represented by its Mayor, Hon. Giovanni M. Napari versus Hon. Fortunito L. Madrona, Presiding Judge, Regional Trial Court of Ormoc City (Branch 35); and the City of Ormoc, represented by its Mayor, Hon. Eufrocino M. Codilla, Sr.
GR 141375, April 30, 2003

Dr. Isagani A. Cruz versus Judge Philbert I. Iturralde, Regional Trial Court, Antipolo City, Branch 72
A.M. RTJ 03-1775, April 30, 2003

Jose B. Custodio versus Judge Jesus V. Quitain, Regional Trial Court, Davao City, Branch 15
A.M. RTJ 03-1761, April 30, 2003

Norgene Potenciano and Spouses Manuel Jayme and Natividad Zafra-Jayme versus Dwight “Ike” B. Reynoso, Carlos B. Reynoso, Ma. Lourdes B. Reynoso, Felipe B. Reynoso, Clarebelo B. Reynoso, Veronica B. Nebres and the Court of Appeals
GR 140707, April 22, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Ignacio Sinoro
GR 138650-58, April 22, 2003

Voltaire Arbolario, Lucena Arbolario Ta-Ala, Fe Arbolario, Exaltacion Arbolario, Carlos Arbolario, and Spouses Rosalita Rodriguez and Carlito Salhay versus Court of Appeals, Irene Colinco, Ruth Colinco, Orpha Colinco and Goldelina Colinco
GR 129163, April 22, 2003

Aurora S. Gonzales versus Judge Vicente Hidalgo
A.M. RTJ-03-1756, April 22, 2003

Evelyn Tolosa versus National Labor Relations Commission, Qwana Kaiun (through its resident-agent Fumio Nakagawa), Asia Bulk Transport Philis., Inc., Pedro Garate and Mario Asis
GR 149578, April 10, 2003 (Separate Opinion)

Heirs of Pedro Laurora & Leonora Laurora versus Sterling Technopark III and S.P. Properties, Inc.
GR 146815, April 9, 2003

Republic of the Philippines, represented by Energy Regulatory Board versus Manila Electric Company (MERALCO)
Lawyers against Monopoly and Poverty (LAMP), et al. versus MERALCO

GR 141314/GR 141369, April 9, 2003

State Investment Trust, Inc. versus Delta Motors Corporation
GR 144444, April 3, 2003

Spouses Oscar and Haydee Badillo versus Hon. Arturo G. Tayag as Presiding Judge of the Regional Trial Court, Branch 79, Malolos, Bulacan; and the National Housing Authority
GR 143976, April 3, 2003

Fernando Fajardo versus Sheriff Rodolfo V. Quitalig, Municipal Trial Court in Cities, San Carlos City, Pangasinan
A.M P-02-1535, March 28, 2003

LM Power Engineering Corporation versus Capitol Industrial Construction Groups, Inc.
GR 141833, March 26, 2003

Atlantic Erectors, Inc. versus Herbal Cove Realty Corporation
GR 148568, March 20, 2003

Office of the Court Administrator versus Judge Tomas B. Noynay, Regional Trial Court, Branch 23, Allen, Northern Samar
A.M. RTJ-02-1740 (formerly A.M. No. 01-10-569-RTC), March 18, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Rosdia Hajili y Sakilan, a.k.a. Rosdia Hajili y Jayadi alias “Hadji Usdi” and Normina Unday y Aloh
GR 149872-73, March 14, 2003

Soledad Chanliongco Ramos, Francisco D. Chanliongco, Adelberto D. Chanliongco, Armando D. Chanliongco and Florencio D. Chanliongco versus Teresita D. Ramos, Spouses Teresita and Edmundo S. Muyot, Spouses Vedasta and Florencio M. Dato, Loreto Muyot, Spouses Teresita and Elmer Solis, Liceria Torres, Spouses Corazon and Vicente Macatungal, Spouses Precilla and Crisostomo Muyot and Spouses Caridad and Salvador Pingol
GR 144294, March 11, 2003

In Re: Amendments to the Proposed Rule on the Declaration of the Absolute Nullity of Marriages based on Psychological Incapacity
A.M. 02-11-10-SC, March 5, 2003 (Dissenting Opinion)

Emilio S. Young versus John Keng Seng a.k.a. John Sy
GR 143464, March 5, 2003

OSM Shipping Philippines., Inc. versus National Labor Relations Commission (Third Division) and Fermin F. Guerrero
GR 138193, March 5, 2003

Mercedes R. Gochan, Alfredo R. Gochan, Angelina R. Gochan Hernaez, Ma. Merced R. Gochan Gorospe, Crispo R. Gochan Jr., and Marlon R. Gochan versus Virginia Gochan, Louise Gochan, LapuLapu Real Estate Corporation, Felix Gochan & Sons Realty Corporation and Mactan Realty Corporation
GR 143089, February 27, 2003

Arsenia T. Bergonia versus Atty. Arsenio A. Merrera
A.C. No. 5024, February 20, 2003

Rosario D. Adriano versus Judge Francisco D. Villanueva, Metropolitan Trial Court, Branch
36, Quezon City
A.M. MTJ-99-1232, February 19, 2003

Philippine Nails and Wires Corporation versus Malayan Insurance Company, Inc.
GR 143933, February 14, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Jose Casitas, Jr.
GR 137404, February 14, 2003 (En Banc)

In Re: Delayed Remittance of Collections of Teresita Lydia R. Odtuhan, Officer-In-Charge, Regional Trial Court, Branch 117, Pasay City
A.M. 02-10-598-RTC, February 11, 2003

Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) versus Hon. Aniano A. Disierto as Ombudsman, Herminio T. Disini, Paciencia Escolin-Disini, Angel E. Disini, Liliana L. Disini and Lea E. Disini
GR 132120, February 10, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Lito Limpangog and Jerry Limpangog
GR 141438-40, February 3, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Jovito Manalo
GR 144989-90, January 31, 2003

Hacienda Fatima and/or Patricio Villegas, Alfonso Villegas and Cristine Segura versus National Federation of Sugarcane Workers – Food and General Trade
GR 149440, January 28, 2003

Filonila O. Cruz versus Hon. Celso D. Gangan, Dir. Marcelino Hanopol, Auditor Glenda Manlapaz and the Commission on Audit
GR 143403, January 22, 2003 (En Banc)

Joseph Angeles versus Remedios C. Base, Clerk of Court II, MTC, Brooke’s Point, Palawan
A.M. P-03-1670, January 22, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Antonio C. Estella
GR 138539-40, January 21, 2003

Merlita Dapadap Vda. De Danao versus Judge Manuel V. Ginete of the Municipal Trial Court of Masbate, Masbate
A.M. MTJ-03-1474 (Formerly A.M. 99-759-MTJ), January 21, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Ruel Eugenio y Angeles and Jimmy Tan y Abucay
GR 146805, January 16, 2003

People of the Philippines versus Tomas Visperas Jr., alias “Boy Saksak”; Jacinto Cruz alias “Boy Lagare” (acquitted) and Avelino Cablayan alias “Willy”
GR 147315, January 13, 2003