Keeping Up with Civil Law: Updates on Jurisprudence: 2018-2021
ABOUT THE COURSE
If you are practicing family law, better keep yourself up to date.
This course provides insight whether the new cases on marriage shed some light on glaring issues like presumptive death or bigamy.
It covers some of the ways to help a client secure her properties if she wants to break up with her live-in partner.
Settlement (Article 151), use of mother’s birth name, and other filiation key points will be discussed.
The course offers insights on recent cases on property, ownership and its modifications.
The answer to how a legally adopted child can participate in partition of the estate is also highlighted here.
Regular price for 1 credit unit course
Atty. Katrina Legarda
Atty. Katrina Legarda graduated from the University of Bristol, England in 1975, and obtained her degree in law from the University of the Philippines. She joined the Angara Abello Concepcion Regala and Cruz Law offices (ACCRALAW) in 1981.
She was the second female associate in ACCRALAW to specialize in the tough field of litigation. As ACCRALAW grew to become one of the biggest law firms in the country, Katrina rose through the ranks, eventually becoming a Partner before she withdrew in 1992 to concentrate on her advocacies for the woman and the child.