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SyCipLaw joins PBSP’s ‘Ready for School’
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan joined the kick-off activity of the Philippine Business for Social Progress’ (PBSP) annual “Ready for School” (RFS) campaign last May 26 at the Taguig National High School (TNHS) in New Lower Bicutan, Taguig City. SyCipLaw volunteers helped prepare the school in time for the opening of classes last June...

9 SyCipLaw Lawyers Recognized in ABLJ List of Top 100 Lawyers in the Philippines
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

Asia Business Law Journal’s list of top 100 lawyers in the Philippines includes nine lawyers from SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan. The list was based on extensive research conducted by the publication, including nominations made by professionals in Filipino and global companies and law firms. The SyCipLaw lawyers featured in the list are: • Hector M. de Leon, Jr...

SyCipLaw MP nominated TrustLaw Lawyer of the Year 2018
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan’s Managing Partner Hector M. de Leon, Jr. is one of six finalists worldwide for TrustLaw’s Lawyer of the Year award. The award recognizes exceptional pro bono work. Public online voting is open until August 31 (Friday) through this link: www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4496581/Vote-for-TrustLaw-Lawyer-of-the-Year-2018...

SyCipLaw is an IAM Patent 1000 Recommended Firm
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan has been ranked by IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals 2018 as a Recommended Firm. SyCipLaw IP department head Enrique T. Manuel and partner Vida M. Panganiban-Alindogan are also ranked as leading individuals. Released in June 2018 with an online edition available at www.IAM1000...

9 SyCipLaw Lawyers Recognized in Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2018
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

Nine of SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan's lawyers are included in the Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2018. The list features the leading lawyers in 18 practice areas in 24 jurisdictions in the Asia-Pacific region. Results are based on an extensive survey of in-house counsel and private practitioners. The SyCipLaw lawyers featured in the list are: - Hector M. De Leon, Jr...

In Memoriam: Andres G. Gatmaitan
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

SyCipLaw mourns the passing of Andres G. Gatmaitan, a name partner and a former managing partner of the firm. He died at the age of 78. Andy Gatmaitan obtained his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of the Philippines, where he distinguished himself as a scholar, campus journalist, and student leader. He was the editor-in-chief of the Philippine Collegian, the chairman of the U...

Kapihan sa SyCip: “All Aboard the Train: A Kapihan on TRAIN”
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2018
Philippines

SyCipLaw's Tax Department hosted a seminar on the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) last February 15 at the SyCipLaw Center. The event gathered 60 participants from 32 companies. SyCipLaw partners Carina C. Laforteza, Russel L. Rodriguez, and Hiyasmin H. Lapitan discussed the effects of TRAIN on individual taxes, corporate taxes, and value-added tax, among others...

SyCipLaw Partners Listed as 2018 Commended External Counsel
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2018
Philippines

SyCipLaw partners Carlos Roberto Z. Lopez and Vicente D. Gerochi IV were nominated to the In-House Community's Commended External Counsel of the Year, 2018. Lawyers in the list were nominated entirely by in-house counsel and corporate decision-makers in the In-House Community and received outstanding recommendations from their clients. Mr...

SyCipLaw is Tier 1 Firm in IP STARS 2018 Rankings
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) was once again ranked by Managing IP's IP STARS 2018 as a Tier 1 firm in Patent and Trademarks/Copyright in the Philippines. In addition, SyCipLaw partners Enrique T. Manuel and Vida M. Panganiban-Alindogan are ranked as Trade mark star - Philippines. Mr. Manuel is also ranked as Patent star - Philippines...

SyCipLaw Partner CRZ Lopez Recognized in Client Choice 2018
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, April 2018
Philippines

SyCipLaw partner Carlos Roberto Z. Lopez has been recognized at the Client Choice Awards 2018. The Client Choice Awards was established in 2005 to recognize law firm partners around the world who stand out for their excellent client service...

Announcement of New Senior Associate: ARV Jacoba
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, March 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan is pleased to announce the promotion of Anthony R.V. Jacoba as senior associate effective January 1, 2018. Anthony R.V. Jacoba is a member of the firm's Litigation and Arbitration practice group...

Chambers Global 2018 ranks SyCipLaw as Band 1 Firm
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, February 2018
Philippines

Chambers Global 2018 has ranked SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan as a Band 1 firm in Corporate & Finance and Projects, Infrastructure & Energy. The following SyCipLaw lawyers were also ranked: - Hector M. de Leon, Jr. - Band 1 in Projects, Infrastructure & Energy - Rocky Alejandro L...

SyCipLaw supports "Sa Pagbasa, May Pag-asa" Storybook Donation Drive
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, February 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan collected a total of PhP55,100.00 and 169 books in support of the "Sa Pagbasa, May Pag-asa" storybook donation drive...

SyCipLaw named Philippine Law Firm of the Year at Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2018
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, February 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan was recognized as Philippine Law Firm of the Year at the Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2018. SyCipLaw partners Rocky Alejandro L. Reyes and Russel L. Rodriguez received the award on the firm’s behalf...

Canadian Bioenergy Mission to the Philippines
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, February 2018
Philippines

SyCipLaw partner Arlene M. Maneja was a guest speaker on “Regulatory Framework for Renewable Energy” at the Bioenergy Mission to the Philippines co-organized by the Embassy of Canada in Manila and the Philippine Department of Energy...

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018 ranks SyCipLaw as Band 1 Firm
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, January 2018
Philippines

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2018 has once again ranked SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan as a Band 1 Firm in: - Banking & Finance - Banking & Finance: Capital Markets - Corporate/M&A - Corporate/M&A: Real Estate - Dispute Resolution - Dispute Resolution: Arbitration - Employment - Intellectual Property - Projects, Infrastructure & Energy - Tax Several of the firm’s lawyers were also ranke

Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 ranks SyCipLaw as Top Tier Firm
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, January 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan has been recommended by The Asia Pacific Legal 500 2018 as a Top Tier Firm in 15 practice areas in the Philippines: Aviation, Banking and finance, Capital markets, Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution, Immigration, Intellectual property, Labour and employment, Law firms in Cebu, Law firms in Davao, Projects and energy, Real estate and construction, Shipping, Ta

SyCipLaw is Philippines Firm of the Year at the 1st asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, December 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) was recognized as the Philippines Firm of the Year at the Asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards 2017. SyCipLaw partner Leslie C. Dy received the award on the firm's behalf. The asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards are based on extensive research conducted on the 2018 edition of Asialaw Profiles...

Joint Trade Asian Insurance Regulatory Conference 2017
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, December 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw partner Hiyasmin H. Lapitan was a panelist on “Critical Regulatory Issues and Update from Jurisdictional Insurance Regulatory Lawyers” at the Joint Trade Asian Insurance Regulatory Conference 2017 last October 20 at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore. Ms...

SyCipLaw is listed in the Asialaw Profiles 2018
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, December 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) is listed in various rankings in the Asialaw Profiles 2018. The firm is outstanding in Banking & Finance; Capital Markets, Construction & Real Estate; Corporate/M&A; Dispute Resolution & Litigation; Energy & Natural Resources; Intellectual Property; IT, Telco & Media; Labour & Employment; and Taxation...

SyCipLaw is Managing IP's Philippines Firm of the Year 2017
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, December 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) is named the 2017 Philippines Firm of the Year by Managing Intellectual Property (IP). The firm is also ranked in Patent, and Trademark and Copyright listings. SyCipLaw is Tier 1 in Trade Mark Prosecution, Trade Mark Contentious, and Patent. It is recommended in Copyright...

SyCipLaw is largest Philippine firm in 2017 ALB survey
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, December 2017
Philippines

In its November 2017 cover story on the 2017 Asia Top 50, ALB lists SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan as the largest law firm in the Philippines. ALB's Asia Top 50 is an annual list of Asia's largest law firms by headcount. Read the rest of the article at the SyCipLaw website: http://syciplaw.com/news/articles/fa/272#.WidIddKWbIU...

SyCipLaw is Tier 1 in 2017 Asia IP Rankings
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, November 2017
Philippines

Asia IP recognized SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan's Intellectual Property (IP) practice in its various 2017 rankings this year...

SyCipLaw Receives 4 asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards Nominations
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, November 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) received nominations for the Philippines Firm of the Year; Banking & Finance Firm of the Year; IT, Telecoms & Media Firm of the Year; and South-east Asia Firm of the Year categories of the inaugural asialaw Asia-Pacific Legal Practice Awards...

SyCipLaw is Top Tier Firm in IFLR1000 2018 Rankings
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, November 2017
Philippines

The IFLR1000 2018 rankings are out. SyCipLaw is ranked Tier 1 in all practice areas covered by their research. These are: Banking, M&A, Project finance, Capital markets, Project development, and Restructuring and insolvency. Eight SyCipLaw lawyers are also listed as leading lawyers: - Hector M. De Leon, Jr...

SyCipLaw is Philippine Law Firm of the Year at the ALB Philippine Law Awards 2017
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, October 2017
Philippines

For the second year in a row, SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) was named Philippine Law Firm of the Year, Arbitration Law Firm of the Year, and Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year at the 2nd ALB Philippine Law Awards. The firm also received the Construction and Real Estate Law Firm of the Year, while SyCipLaw partner Emmanuel M...

SyCipLaw is National Law Firm of the Year at the 2017 Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, October 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) was recognized as the Philippine National Law Firm of the Year at the 2017 Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards. SyCipLaw partners Anthony W. Dee and Ronald Mark C. Lleno received the award on the firm's behalf...

SyCipLaw receives 12 ALB Philippine Law Awards 2017 nominations
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, October 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) has been shortlisted in twelve categories of the ALB Philippine Law Awards 2017. The firm is nominated for ten firm of the year categories, and two of its partners are nominated for lawyer of the year categories...

6 SyCipLaw Lawyers Included in Who's Who Legal 2017 Experts Lists
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, September 2017
Philippines

Six of SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan's lawyers are listed in various Who's Who Legal 2017 experts lists. Who's Who Legal publishes 34 individual practice area guides covering corporate and commercial law, listing leading experts in these practice areas from over 150 national jurisdictions. The featured SyCipLaw lawyers are: - Luisito V...

SyCipLaw receives Who's Who Legal 2017 Country Award
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, September 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) received the Country Awards for the Philippines at the Who's Who Legal Awards 2017. The awards recognizes leading firms in over 70 jurisdictions, as well as exceptional individuals and firms, based on the publication's research and an in-depth assessment of findings. Please visit the Who's Who Legal website (http://whoswholegal...

10 SyCipLaw Lawyers recognized in Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2017
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, September 2017
Philippines

Ten of SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan's lawyers are included in the Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2017. The list features the prominent practitioners in 18 practice areas in 24 jurisdictions in the Asia-Pacific region. Results are based on an extensive survey of in-house counsel, corporate executives and lawyers at local, regional and international law firm...

SyCipLaw and CDC EAD conduct seminar for Clark Freeport Zone foreign employers and local employees
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw's Subic Office and Employment & Immigration Department (EID), in partnership with the Clark Development Corporation External Affairs Department (CDC EAD), held a seminar for foreign employers and local employees in the Clark Freeport Zone last June 30 at the Widus Hotel & Casino...

MEPZ HRA Seminar on DPA, ENDO, and Labor Advisory No. 6
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw partners Rose Marie M. King-Dominguez and Alan C. Fontanosa, together with associates Neil Jason T. Casas and Laiza Kristel C. Gingoyon, conducted a seminar on Data Privacy, Contractualization and Labor Advisory No. 6-2017 last July 27, 2017 in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu...

Announcement of New Senior Associate
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan is pleased to announce the promotion of Jon Edmarc R. Castillo as Senior Associate effective on July 1, 2017. Let us extend our congratulations and support to him. Jon Edmarc R. Castillo is a member of the Firm’s Litigation and Arbitration Department...

Maynilad Wins Arbitration Against the Republic of the Philippines under the Undertaking Letter
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2017
Philippines

SyCip, Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, as lead counsel, represented Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (Maynilad) in an arbitration case against the Republic of the Philippines, which was represented by the Office of the Solicitor General and Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP. This arbitration case was an UNCITRAL-governed international arbitration held in Singapore...

IFLR: “Philippines land ownership rules impact FDI”
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, July 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw Managing Partner Hector M. de Leon, Jr. was interviewed for an article in the May 2017 issue of the International Financial Law Review (IFLR). The article, entitled "Philippines land ownership rules impact FDI" discusses foreign land ownership as a challenge to the country's inbound M&A activity. Read the article online at the IFLR website (www.iflr...

SyCipLaw and SBWDFI hold successful Kapihan on Labor and Immigration Law
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, July 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw's Subic Office and Employment & Immigration Department (EID), in partnership with the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) and the Subic Bay Workforce Development Foundation, Inc. (SBWDFI), held the "Kapihan with SyCip in Subic: Updates on Labor and Immigration Law" last June 30 at the Subic Bay Travelers Hotel and Event Center...

Data Privacy and Cyber Security: Impact on Outsourcing
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, July 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw partner Rose Marie M. King-Dominguez will be speaking on “PICs vs. PIPs: What the DPA Means for BPOs and Their Clients” at the Data Privacy Asia 2017. The summit is presented by the Contact Center Association of the Philippines and will take place on July 20 at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel...

SyCipLaw joins Clark Freeport Zone Seminar for Expatriates
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, July 2017
Philippines

The Clark Development Corporation (CDC), in cooperation with SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, Bureau of Immigration, and the Department of Labor & Employment, will be holding a seminar on “Clark Freeport Zone Requisites for Securing/Renewing Employment Permit for Expats and Fostering Harmony in the Workplace between Foreign Employers and Local Employees”...

SyCipLaw helps Upper Bicutan National High School get Ready for School
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, June 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan (SyCipLaw) participated in the “Ready for School” project of the Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP). A total of 44 SyCipLaw lawyers (partners, senior associates and associates) and non-legal staff painted school chairs and covered books last May 20 at the Upper Bicutan National High School in Taguig City...

Digital Boundaries: What Every Board Needs to Know about Data Management and Cyber security Management
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, June 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw partner Rose Marie M. King-Dominguez was one of the featured speakers at Breakfast Roundtable on "Digital Boundaries: What Every Board Needs to Know about Data Privacy and Cyber security Management" last May 5 at the Tower Club Makati. The event was organized by the Institute of Corporate Directors and AIG. Rose Marie M...

SyCipLaw to hold Labor and Immigration Kapihan in Subic
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, June 2017
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, in coordination with the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority – Labor Department and Subic Bay Workforce Development Foundation, Inc. (SBWDFI), will be holding the "Kapihan with SyCip in Subic: Updates on Labor and Immigration Law" on June 30, 2017, from 8:00 am onwards, at the Subic Bay Travelers and Events Center, Subic Bay Freeport Zone...

SyCipLaw is Tier 1 in 2017 ALB IP Rankings
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, June 2017
Philippines

The 2017 Asian Legal Business (ALB) IP Rankings recognized SyCipLaw as a Tier 1 firm for Patents, Trademarks and Copyright in the Philippines. The full results of ALB’s IP Rankings 2017 was published in its May 2017 issue...

Data Protection Leader: “The Challenges Under The New Philippine Data Privacy Regime”
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, June 2017
Philippines

The March 2017 issue (Volume 14, Issue 3) of Data Protection Leader includes an article by SyCipLaw partner RoseMarie M. King-Dominguez entitled “The challenges under the new data privacy regime”. The article examines the impact of the Philippines’ new privacy framework and the challenges it poses for the jurisdiction and for those operating within it. Rose Marie M...

Three SyCipLaw Partners Listed as In-House Community Commended External Counsel of the Year
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw's Hector M. de Leon, Jr., Emmanuel M. Lombos, and Luisito V. Liban have been named "In-House Community Commended External Counsel of the Year, 2017". The recognition is based entirely on the votes and testimonials of in-house counsel polled by The In-House Community...

LRT 1 Cavite Project and AP Renewables Climate Bond in Asian-mena Counsel’s Deals of the Year 2016
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2017
Philippines

In its April 2017 issue, the Asian-mena Counsel recognized two of the firm’s transactions—the LRT1 Cavite Project and the AP Renewables Climate Bond—in its Deals of the Year 2016 feature. The LRT1 Cavite Project involved the financing for the rehabilitation and extension of the PhP65 billion LRT1 Cavite Extension Project...

SyCipLaw Listed in ALB Employer of Choice 2017
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw was once again recognized by Asian Legal Business (ALB) as one of the Philippines’ 2017 Employer of Choice. The ALB Employer of Choice Rankings is based on survey responses private practice lawyers across Asia, as well as market knowledge obtained by ALB...

Kapihan sa SyCip: “The Upshot: Resetting Your Privacy Settings Under The Data Privacy Act Of 2012”
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, May 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw’s Special Projects Department hosted a seminar on the Data Privacy Act of 2012, its implementing rules and the latest circulars of the National Privacy Commission (NPC) last March 24 at the 17th Flr. of the SyCipLaw Center...

Symposium on Emerging Issues in International Arbitration
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, April 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw Partner, Ricardo Ma. P.G. Ongkiko led a panel discussion on Emergency Arbitration at the Symposium on Emerging Issues in International Arbitration held on March 23, 2017...

Philippine Competition Act Briefing for PLDT and Smart
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, April 2017
Philippines

SyCipLaw partners Emmanuel M. Lombos, Arlene M. Maneja and Franco Aristotle G. Larcina conducted a briefing regarding the Philippine Competition Act for PLDT Inc., and its subsidiary, Smart Communications, Inc. on March 24, 2017. The briefing was attended by members of PLDT’s and Smart’s marketing, sales, finance, legal, regulatory and supply chain management teams...

 

 


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