Bhong Paulo A. Macasaet

Bhong Paulo A. Macasaet

Senior Associate

Expertise

  • Banking, Finance & Securities
  • Corporate Services & Business Transactions

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

WSG Leadership

Aviation Group
Member

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan
Philippines

Profile

Bar Admissions

2010, Philippines

Education

University of the Philippines (A.B., magna cum laude; J.D., Dean's Medal)
Areas of Practice

Banking, Finance & Securities | Corporate Services & Business Transactions

Blogs

Lexology Aviation Navigator: Philippines
Posted on March 1, 2018
Practice Group: Aviation - Asia Pacific

With the continued increase of Air passenger traffic, new developments in the Aviation Industry occur quite often.

In the Philippines, there have been notable recent developments in the Aviation and Transportation sectors.

Some of the key issues to consider in the Philippines ...


Articles

SyCipLaw's Doing Business in the Philippines: A General Guide (2020 Update)
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, June 2020

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan’s (SyCipLaw) publication about the general guidelines in doing business in the Philippines has been updated. It aims to showcase the Philippines as an attractive venue for business ventures, to guide the businessmen and lawyers alike in their business decision making, and to help investors restart the Philippine economy in connection with the lifting of certain COVID-19-related quarantine restrictions...

Lexology Aviation Navigator: Philippines
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, February 2018

Are there any notable recent developments or trends in the aviation sector in your jurisdiction? Air passenger traffic in the Philippines increased by approximately 10% during 2016. This passenger growth was caused mainly by the expansion of low-cost carriers and flights offered at minimal or affordable prices. However, growth could have been faster had it not been for infrastructure constraints at the country’s main airport, Ninoy Aquino International Airport, in Metro Manila...

Getting the Deal Through: Aviation Finance & Leasing 2017
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2017

SyCipLaw Partners Imelda A. Manguiat and Carina C. Laforteza, Senior Associate Bhong Paulo A. Macasaet, and Associate Maricar G. Ramos contributed the Philippine chapter of Getting the Deal Through: Aviation Finance & Leasing 2017. The chapter addressed pivotal questions about air law and aviation financing and leasing. The scope and rules and regulations of owning, leasing, securing, financing and operating an aircraft were also discussed...