Chief Justice Peralta and the Rule on Competition Law

January 21, 2020

Chief Justice Peralta and the Rule on Competition Law. Chief Justice Diosdado M. Peralta orients the judges on the Rule on Administrative Search and Inspection under the PhilippineCompetition Act (PCA) or Republic Act No. 10667, which is aimed at helping in the investigation and prosecution of competition law offenses. Speaking during the Seminar-Workshop for Special Commercial Court Judges and Its Pairing Courts on the Rule on Administrative Search and Inspection under the PCA at the Rizal Park Hotel, Manila, which coincided with the formal launch of the said Rule, Chief Justice Peralta says that the launch was “more than just a symbolic ceremony” but an “an opportunity to celebrate the result of months of hard work and effort that Supreme Court’s Special Committee for the Rules on Inspection, the Court’s resource persons, and the officials of the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) partners poured onto the completion of this initiative.” Chief Justice is the Chairperson of the SC’s Special Committee for the Rules on Inspection. The Seminar-Workshop was organized by the SC, thru its education arm the Philippine Judicial Academy, in partnership with the PCC and the World Bank Group. (Caption by Jay B. Rempillo, Photo by Francisco S. Gutierrez)