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Philippine Immigration Law

    Overview of our Philippine Immigration Law Practice

    Lifting of a Person's Name in the Blacklist

    Philippine Dual Citizenship Law

    Requirements for Philippine Dual Citizenship Application

   What is a 9(g) employment visa



US Immigration


   US Embassy Manila Assistance and Legal Services

   US Embassy Manila Notary

   Tips: US Tourist Visa Application and Interview

   K-1 Visa Refusal - Common Obstacle of Filipino Fiancee

   Things you need to know about your Green Card


Philippine Annulment Law


    Overview of our Annulment Law Practice

     How to file Annulment in the Philippines

    Frequently Asked Questions on Philippine Annulment Law

           Philippine Annulment Law Explained in Simple Terms

           Philippine Annulment - Declaration of Nullity

           Philippine Annulment - Issues about Marriage License

           Philippine Annulment - Psychological Incapacity

           Evidence to prove Psychological Incapacity

           OFW Annulment and Persons residing abroad

           Issues after issuance of annulment decision

           Divorce obtained by Filipino Citizens

           Fees for Annulment

   Philippine Supreme Court Decisions on Annulment

            Juanita Siayngco vs. Manuel Siayngco

            Marietta Ancheta vs. Rodulfo Ancheta

            David Dedel vs. Court of Appeals

            Veronico Tenebro vs. Court of Appeals

     Annulment Procedure - Step-by-step Guide

    New Rules on Philippine Annulment



Philippine Adoption Law


    Overview of our Adoption Legal Services

    How to Adopt a Filipino Child

    Filipino Children eligible for adoption

    Who are qualified to Adopt

    Requirements and documents needed for adoption

    Procedure for Domestic Adoption

          Alternative Procedure

    Procedure for Inter-country adoption

          Alternative Procedure



Philippine Wills and Trusts


    Our Wills and Trusts legal services



Philippine Civil Law Litigation


    Our Civil Law Litigation Practice




Philippine Criminal Law


Overview of our Criminal Law Practice

Criminal Law Practice News

Tips: If you are questioned by the Police

Tips: Posting Bail for your Temporary Liberty

Tips: If you are stopped by a police

Crime Scene Investigation

Arrests Diplomatic Guidelines for US citizens


Philippine Corporation Law


Overview of our Corporate Law Practice

How to do business in the Philippines

Tips: Should you incorporate your business

Checklist for New Corporations

Frequently Asked Questions on Doing Business


Philippine Incorporation Law


Overview of our incorporation services

       Requirements for stock corporations

       Requirements for non-stock corporations

       Requirements for Branch Office    

       Requirements for Area Headquarters

       Capital requirements for other Corporations

       Businesses requiring prior endorsements


Doing Business in the Philippines


Why invest in the Philippines?

Employment Visas and other concerns

Tourist Visas and other concerns

Living Standards


           Incentives to Foreign Investors


        Board of Investment Incentives

        PEZA and IT Parks Locators

        Subic Bay and Clark Development Investors

        Other Ecozones in the Philippines

        Regional Area Headquarters, Warehousing etc.  





        Taxes imposed on Corporations and individuals





        Remittances and Repatriation of Investments  



           Salary Rates


        Salary Rates for Executives



            Philippine Outsourcing Services


         State-of-the-art Telecommunications Facilities

         IT and IT-Enabled Service Profile

         Information Technology (IT) Parks

         Investor services offered by our Firm



Philippine Labor and Employment Law


Overview of our Philippine Labor Law Practice

How to fire a problem employee and avoid litigation

Sample Show Cause Memoranda

Sample Disciplinary Action Report



Philippine Patents and Trademarks


Overview of our Intellectual Property Law Practice

Requirement for Registration of Trademarks

Processing Time

Trademark Application Form

Link to Philippine Intellectual Property Office



Other Services


Document Authentication Services



Resource Compilation


Articles and Newsletters



Link to Other Sites


Supreme Court of the Philippines

Department of Justice

Bureau of Immigration and Deportation

Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Securities and Exchange Commission

Philippine Intellectual Property Office

Board of Investments

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International News - Cable News Network (CNN)

Philippine News - The Inquirer

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Guzman Tañedo & Acain Law Offices
316 Mile Long Building, Amorsolo Street, Makati City, Philippines - Telephone: 894.14.41; Telefax: 812.42.96

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