SECTION 1. Scope. – This Rule shall govern petitions for legal separation under the Family Code of the Philippines...read more
Recognition is a judicial process where both the foreign divorce and the foreign divorce law need to be proven in Court. You will need to file a Petition for Recognition of Foreign Divorce with the Regional Trial Court in the Phil...read more
Legal separation is a court approved separation of husband and wife. It is not divorce. Under legal separation, the marital obligations and the property relations between the spouses are ended, but the marriage bond is not dissolv...read more
Marriage is a peculiar institution in the Philippines, the only country on earth in which there is still no general law on divorce.[...read more
Do you need a Court declaration that you are an heir before you can protect your inherited property?
Is it always necessary for an heir to institute an inheritance case in Court before she can exercise legal rights to a property which she inherited?...read more