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Osmeña vs Rama

GR No. 4437 – September 9, 1909 FACTS: Petitioner – defendant (Rama) obtained a series of loans from respondent – plaintiff (Osmena), with which petitioner pledged her sugar harvest, present and future properties including her house. Sometime after the execution and delivery of the loans, respondent died. Plaintiff was succeeded by his heir who filed [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:12:51+00:00June 11th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

Lao Lim vs. CA

G.R. No. 87047, October 31, 1990 FACTS: Private respondent entered into a contract of lease with petitioner for a period of three (3) years, that is, from 1976 to 1979. After the stipulated term expired, private respondent refused to vacate the premises, hence, petitioner filed an ejectment suit against the former in the City Court [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:13:00+00:00June 8th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

Quijada v. CA

G.R. No. 126444, December 4, 1998 FACTS: Plaintiffs-appellees (petitioners) are the children of the late Trinidad Corvera Vda. de Quijada. Trinidad was one of the heirs of the late Pedro Corvera and inherited from the latter the two-hectare parcel of land. Trinidad Quijada together with her sisters Leonila Corvera Vda. de Sequea and Paz Corvera [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:13:07+00:00June 8th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

Central Philippine University v. CA

G.R. No. 112127, July 17, 1995, 246 SCRA 511 FACTS: In 1939, Don Ramon Lopez Sr. executed a deed of donation in favor of CPU together with the following conditions: 1.) The land should be utilized by CPU exclusively for the establishment & use of medical college; 2.)The said college shall not sell transfer or [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:13:14+00:00June 8th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

Gonzales vs. Heirs of Thomas

314 SCRA 585 (1999) FACTS: On December 1, 1983, Paula Ao Cruz together with the plaintiffs heirs of Thomas and Paula Cruz, entered into a Contract of Lease/Purchase with the defendant, Felix L. Gonzales, a certain parcel of land. The defendant Gonzales paid the annual rental on the half-portion of the property covered by Transfer [...]

By |2018-07-16T05:28:00+00:00June 8th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

Gaite v. Fonacier

G.R. No. L-11827, July 31, 1961, 2 SCRA 830 FACTS: Gaite was appointed by Fonacier as attorney-in-fact to contract any party for the exploration and development of mining claims. Gaite executed a deed of assignment in favor of a single proprietorship owned by him. For some reasons, Fonacier revoked the agency, which was acceded to [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:13:35+00:00June 8th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

HSBC v. Spouses Broqueza

G.R. No. 178610, November 17, 2010 FACTS: Petitioners Gerong and Broqueza are employees of Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC). They are also members of respondent Hongkong Shanghai Banking Corporation, Ltd. Staff Retirement Plan. In October 1990, petitioner Broqueza obtained a car loan in the amount of Php 175,000.00. In December 1991, she again applied [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:13:42+00:00June 8th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

Siguan vs. Lim

G.R. No. 134686, 19 November 1999 FACTS: On 25 and 26 August 1990, respondent issued two Metrobank checks to petitioner. However, the checks were dishonored for the reason account closed. After demands to make good the checks proved futile, a criminal case for violation of Batas Pambansa Blg. 22 was filed by the petitioner with [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:13:49+00:00June 8th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments

Khe Hong Cheng v. CA

G.R. No. 144169, March 28, 2001, 355 SCRA 701 FACTS: Petitioner is the owner of Butuan Shipping Lines. In one of the vessels owned by the petitioner, Philippine Agricultural Trading Corporation boarded 3,400 bags of copra to be shipped from Masbate to Dipolog City and which said shipment of copra was insured by PhilAm. While [...]

By |2018-07-06T03:15:26+00:00June 7th, 2018|Case Digests|0 Comments