March 2005

A.M. No. 2004-40-SC. March 1, 2005

In RE: Complaint for Failure to Pay Just Debts Against Ms. Esther T. Andres.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

A.C. No. 5525. March 4, 2005

Consolidated Farms, Inc. Vs. Atty. Crisanto E. Alpon, Jr.

Resolution

J. Garcia

A.C. No. 6424. March 4, 2005

Consorcia S. Rollon Vs. Atty. Camilo Naraval.

Decision

J. Panganiban

G.R. No. 135222. March 4, 2005

Peter Andrada Vs. The People of the Philippines.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 138567. March 4, 2005

Development Bank of the Philippines Vs. Spouses Wilfredo Gatal, et al.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 142762. March 4, 2005

Liliany Yulo y Billiones Vs. The People of the Philippines.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 146486. March 4, 2005

Office of the Ombudsman Vs. Honorable Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 149357. March 4, 2005

Mobilia Products, Inc. Vs. Hajime Umezawa.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 151245. March 4, 2005

Ken Martin Clemente, et al. Vs. Antonio Razo, et al.

Decision

J. Garcia

G.R. No. 152978. March 4, 2005

Anicia U. Tecson, et al. Vs. Dante Gutierrez.

Decision

J. Quisumbing

G.R. No. 155419. March 4, 2005

Hon. Aniano A. Desierto, et al. Vs. Olivo C. Ocampo.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 158615. March 4, 2005

Spouses Fortunata V. Baniqued, et al. Vs. Teresita S. Ramos, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

A.C. No. 4018. March 8, 2005

Omar P. Ali Vs. Atty. Mosib A. Bubong.

Decision

Per Curiam

A.M. No. P-03-1736. March 8, 2005

Office of the Court Administrator Vs. Clerk of Court Ma. Luisa V. Lising, et al.

Resolution

Per Curiam

G.R. Nos. 96027-28. March 8, 2005

Brig. Gen. Luther A. Custodio, et al. Vs. Sandiganbayan, et al.

Resolution

J. Puno

G.R. No. 124378. March 8, 2005

National Power Corporation Vs. The Honorable Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 157788. March 8, 2005

St. Marys University Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Quisumbing

G.R. No. 163448. March 8, 2005

National Food Authority, et al. Vs. Masada Security Agency, Inc.

Decision

J. Ynares-Santiago

A.M. No. MTJ-04-1541. March 10, 2005

Spouses Jesus V. Jacinto, et al. Vs. Judge Placido V. Vallarta.

Decision

J. Ynares-Santiago

A.M. No. RTJ-03-1785. March 10, 2005

Danilo Espineli Vs. Judge Dolores L. Espaol.

Resolution

J. Corona

G.R. No. 124856. March 10, 2005

De Castro Homesite, Inc. Vs. Hon. Emilio L. Leachon, Jr., et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 140425. March 10, 2005

Jesse Young Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Austria-Martinez

G.R. No. 144801. March 10, 2005

Dominador L. Taruc, et al. Vs. Bishop Porfirio B. De La Cruz, et al.

Decision

J. Corona

G.R. No. 154308. March 10, 2005

Bernardino A. Caingat Vs. National Labor Relations Commission, et al.

Decsion

J. Quisumbing

G.R. No. 156260. March 10, 2005

Babcock-Hitachi (Phils.), Inc. Vs. Babcock-Hitachi (Phils.), Inc. Makati Employees Union.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 161776. March 10, 2005

Allied Banking Corporation, et al. Vs. Spouses David E. Eserjose, et al.

Resolution

J. Ynares-Santiago

G.R. No. 161865. March 10, 2005

Land Bank of the Philippines Vs. Monets Export and Manufacturing Corporation, et al.

Decision

J. Ynares-Santiago

A.M. No. MTJ-04-1564. March 11, 2005

Alvin C. Go Vs. Judge Rio Concepcion Achas.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

A.M. No. MTJ-05-1583. March 11, 2005

Manuel B. Arcenas Vs. Judge Henry B. Avelino.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 141882. March 11, 2005

J.L.T. Agro, Inc. Vs. Antonio Balansag, et al.

Decision

J. Tinga

G.R. Nos. 146646-49. March 11, 2005

Rogelio M. Esteban Vs. The Sandiganbayan, et al.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 146780. March 11, 2005

Dennis A. Chua Vs. National Labor Relations Commission, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 149349. March 11, 2005

Glaxo Wellcome Philippines, Inc. Vs. Nagkakaisang Empleyado ng Wellcome-DFA, et al.

Decision

J. Panganiban

G.R. No. 149751. March 11, 2005

Purificacion Balilo Montero, et al. Vs. Eugenio Septimo, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 153802. March 11, 2005

Homeowners Savings & Loan Bank Vs. Miguela C. Dailo.

Decision

J. Tinga

G.R. No. 159252. March 11, 2005

People of the Philippines Vs. Rosario Rose Ochoa.

Resolution

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 161227. March 11, 2005

Lito T. Pasi, et al. Vs. Francisco Salapong, Jr., et al.

Decision

J. Puno

G.R. No. 161861. March 11, 2005

Sps. William and Julie Lim, et al. Vs. Eduardo Chuatoco, et al.

Decision

J. Tinga

A.M. No. MTJ-03-1501. March 14, 2005

Jaime Lim Co Vs. Judge Ruben R. Plata.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 148599. March 14, 2005

Professional Academic Plans, Inc., et al. Vs. Dinnah L. Crisostomo.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 156804. March 14, 2005

Sony Music Entertainment Inc., et al. Vs. Hon. Judge Dolores L. Espaol, et al.

Decision

J. Garcia

G.R. No. 158324. March 14, 2005

Roberto Ravago Vs. Esso Eastern Marine, Ltd., et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

A.M. No. 2005-03-SC. March 15, 2005

RE: Unauthorized Absences of Karen R. Cuenca.

Resolution

J. Callejo, Sr.

A.C. No. 5485. March 16, 2005

Elmer Canoy Vs. Atty. Jose Max Ortiz.

Decision

J. Tinga

A.M. No. P-04-1857. March 16, 2005

Merlinda L. Dagooc Vs. Roberto A. Erlina.

Resolution

J. Corona

G.R. No. 112526. March 16, 2005

Sta. Rosa Realty Development Corporation Vs. Juan B. Amante, et al.

Amended Decision

J. Austria-Martinez

G.R. No. 140746. March 16, 2005

Pantranco North Express, Inc., et al. Vs. Standard Insurance Company, Inc., et al.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 147941. March 16, 2005

Nestor V. Blanco Vs. Philippine Automotive Mfg. Corp.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 149580. March 16, 2005

Rosario Dalton-Reyes Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 155791. March 16, 2005

Melba Quinto Vs. Dante Andres, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 157752. March 16, 2005

Sally Miguel, et al. Vs. JCT Group, Inc., et al.

Decision

J. Panganiban

G.R. No. 159699. March 16, 2005

Rosalino P. Acance Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

A.M. No. P-03-1693. March 17, 2005

Salvador P. De Guzman, Jr. Vs. Antonio O. Mendoza.

Decision

J. Ynares-Santiago

A.M. No. MTJ-03-1500. March 18, 2005

Leonardo P. Dadula Vs. Judge Manuel V. Ginete.

Resolution

J. Austria-Martinez

A.M. No. MTJ-04-1525. March 18, 2005

Rufino Casimiro Vs. Judge Octavio Fernandez, et al.

Resolution

J. Carpio-Morales

A.M. No. P-04-1880. March 18, 2005

Office of the Court Administrator Vs. Mr. Francisco P. Baguio.

Resolution

J. Quisumbing

A.M. No. P-05-1973. March 18, 2005

Equitable PCI Bank, Inc. Vs. Antonio A. Bellones, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 119107. March 18, 2005

Jose V. Lagon Vs. Honorable Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Corona

G.R. No. 128122. March 18, 2005

Premiere Development Bank Vs. Hon. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Garcia

G.R. No. 139254. March 18, 2005

Social Security System Vs. Department of Agrarian Reform, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 141658. March 18, 2005

Commissioner of Internal Revenue Vs. The Philippine American Accident Insurance Company, Inc., et al.

Decision

J. Carpio

G.R. No. 143666. March 18, 2005

Soledad Mendoza, et al. Vs. Purita Bautista.

Decision

J. Austria-Martinez

G.R. No. 144148. March 18, 2005

Sps. Feliza Duyan Gomez, et al. Vs. Purisima Duyan, et al.

Decision

J. Austria-Martinez

G.R. No. 144939. March 18, 2005

Voyeur Visage Studio, Inc. Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Garcia

G.R. No. 145443. March 18, 2005

Raquel P. Consulta Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J.. Carpio

G.R. No. 146531. March 18, 2005

Domingo R. Manalo Vs. PAIC Savings Bank, et al.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 147820. March 18, 2005

Spouses Ruben Santiago, et al. Vs. Merchants Rural Bank of Talavera, Inc.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 150222. March 18, 2005

Moises G. Molen, Jr., et al. Vs. Commission on Audit, et al.

Decision

J. Azcuna

G.R. No. 151987. March 18, 2005

Director Fredric Villanueva, et al. Vs. The Commission on Audit.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 152429. March 18, 2005

Elizabeth Ed. Lim Vs. Edilberto D. Ang.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 153743. March 18, 2005

Norma B. Domingo Vs. Yolanda Robles, et al.

Decision

J. Panganiban

G.R. No. 153832. March 18, 2005

Filipinas Pre-fabricated Building Systems (Filsystems), Inc., et al. Vs. Roger D. Puente.

Decision

J. Panganiban

G.R. No. 155477. March 18, 2005

Municipality of La Libertad, Negros Oriental Vs. Judith C. Penaflor.

Decision

J. Carpio-Morales

G.R. No. 159411. March 18, 2005

Teodoro I. Chavez Vs. Hon. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Puno

A.C. No. 5878. March 21, 2005

Jesus E. Santayana Vs. Atty. Eliseo B. Alampay.

Resolution

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

A.M. No. P-02-1567. March 28, 2005

Hilario Tudtud, et al. Vs. Atty. Rey D. Caayon.

Decision

J. Azcuna

G.R. No. 128305. March 28, 2005

Felino Quiambao Vs. The Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Tinga

G.R. No. 128338. March 28, 2005

Tining Resuena, et al. Vs. Hon. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Tinga

G.R. No. 131394. March 28, 2005

Jesus V. Lanuza, et al. Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Tinga

G.R. No. 143768. March 28, 2005

Zosimo Perez, et al. Vs. Democrito Perez, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 143998. March 28, 2005

Mercury Drug Corporation Vs. Araceli Domingo.

G.R. No. 144694. March 28, 2005

Rudy P. Antonio, et al. Vs. Hon. Francisco A. Villa, et al.

Decision

J. Carpio

G.R. No. 150859. March 28, 2005

Florentino Gonzales, et al. Vs. Balikatan Kilusang Bayan sa Pananalapi, Incorporated.

Resolution

J. QUisumbing

G.R. No. 151378. March 28, 2005

Jaka Food Processing Corporation Vs. Darwin Pacot, et al.

Decision

J. Garcia

Separate Opinion

J. Tinga

G.R. No. 157033. March 28, 2005

Gerardo O. Lanuza, Jr. Vs. Ma. Vivian Yuchengco, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

P.E.T. Case No. 002. March 29, 2005

Ronald Allan Poe Vs. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo.

Resolution

J. Quisumbing

G.R. No. 159966. March 30, 2005

In Re: Petition for Change of Name and/or Correction/Cancellation of Entry in Civil Registry of Julian Lin Carulasan Wang Vs. Cebu City Civil Registrar.

Decision

J. Tinga

A.C. No. 5128. March 31, 2005

Elesio C. Pormento, Sr. Vs. Atty. Elias A. Pontevedra.

Resolution

J. Austria-Martinez

A.M. No. MTJ-02-1461. March 31, 2005

Ma. Teresa D. Columbres Vs. Judge Aniceto L. Madronio.

Resolution

J. Garcia

A.M. No. MTJ-04-1556. March 31, 2005

Purita Lim Vs. Judge Cesar M. Dumlao.

Decision

J. Ynares-Santiago

A.M. No. MTJ-05-1584. March 31, 2005

Maria Lilia Zarate Vs. Judge Cesar O. Untalan, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

A.M. No. MTJ-05-1585. March 31, 2005

Atty. Jose C. Claro Vs. Judge Ramon V. Efondo.

A.M. No. P-05-1978. March 31, 2005

Atty. Florante S. Legaspi Vs. Alejandro L. Tobillo.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 122855. March 31, 2005

Metro Iloilo Water District Vs. Hon. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Tinga

G.R. No. 127358. March 31, 2005

Noel Buenaventura Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Azcuna

G.R. No. 133705. March 31, 2005

C-J Yulo & Sons, Inc. Vs. Roman Catholic Bishop of San Pablo, Inc.

Decision

J. Garcia

G.R. No. 136211. March 31, 2005

Heirs of Vicente Hidalgo, Sr. Vs. Department of Agrarian Reform.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 136975. March 31, 2005

Commissioner of Internal Revenue Vs. Hantex Trading Co., Inc.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 137775. March 31, 2005

FGU Insurance Corporation Vs. The Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 137863. March 31, 2005

Bank of the Philippine Islands Employees Union, et al. Vs. Bank of the Philippine Islands, et al.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 138792-804. March 31, 2005

Dante Guevarra, et al. Vs. The Hon. Fourth Division of the Sandiganbayan, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 139912. March 31, 2005

Yupangco Cotton Mills, Inc. Vs. Rodrigo Sy Mendoza, et al.

Decision

J. Tinga

G.R. No. 139984. March 31, 2005

Leopoldo Oani Vs. People of the Philippines.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 139987. March 31, 2005

Salvador D. Flor Vs. People of the Philippines.

Decision

J. Chico-Nazario

G.R. No. 140079. March 31, 2005

Augusto R. Samalio Vs. Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Corona

G.R. No. 145013. March 31, 2005

Spouses Berto Villorente, et al. Vs. Aplaya Laiya Corporation.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 145823. March 31, 2005

Oscar Maccay, et al. Vs. Spouses Prudencio Nobela, et al.

Decision

J. Carpio

G.R. No. 147245. March 31, 2005

The Republic of the Philippines Vs. The Honorable Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Carpio

G.R. No. 147958. March 31, 2005

Aida Lugayan, et al. Vs. Spouses Corazon and Antonio Tizon.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 148311. March 31, 2005

In the Matter of Adoption of Stephanie Nathy Astorga Garcia.

Decision

J. Sandoval-Gutierrez

G.R. No. 148376. March 31, 2005

Leonardo Acabal, et al. Vs. Villaner Acabal, et al.

Decision

J. Carpio-Morales

G.R. No. 148641. March 31, 2005

PCI Leasing and Finance, Inc. Vs. Emily Rose Go Ko, et al.

Decision

J. Carpio-Morales

G.R. No. 150321. March 31, 2005

Adelina Guerzon Barcenas, et al. Vs. Spouses Anastacio Tomas, et al.

Decision

J. Panganiban

G.R. No. 150798. March 31, 2005

Rudecon Management Corporation Vs. Sisenando S. Singson.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 154159. March 31, 2005

People of the Philippines Vs. Aloma Reyes, et al.

Decision

J. Puno

G.R. No. 155110. March 31, 2005

Habagat Grill Vs. DMC-Urban Property Developer, Inc.

Decision

J. Panganiban

G.R. No. 155736. March 31, 2005

Spouses Danilo and Cristina Decena Vs. Spouses Pedro, et al.

Resolution

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 156403. March 31, 2005

Josephine Pahamotang, et al. Vs. The Philippine National Bank, et al.

Decision

J. Garcia

G.R. No. 158000. March 31, 2005

Association of International Shipping Lines, Inc., et al. Vs. Philippine Ports Authority, et al.

Decision

J. Carpio-Morales

G.R. No. 158203. March 31, 2005

People of the Philippines Vs. Rico Calumpang, et al.

Decision

J. Quisumbing

G.R. No. 158232. March 31, 2005

Fujitsu Computer Products Corporation of the Philippines, et al. Vs. The Honorable Court of Appeals, et al.

Decision

J. Callejo, Sr.

G.R. No. 158251. March 31, 2005

Hanford Philippines Incorporated, et al. Vs. Shirley Joseph.

G.R. No. 160368. March 31, 2005

Philippine Commercial Industrial Bank Vs. Pedro L. Cabrera.

Decision

C.J., Davide, Jr.

G.R. No. 165491. March 31, 2005

Roberto E. Olanolan Vs. Commission on Elections, et al.

Decision

J. Garcia

P.E.T. Case No. 003. March 31, 2005

Loren B. Legarda Vs. Noli L. De Castro.

Resolution

J. Quisumbing