GUIDELINES IN THE PREPARATION OF TERMS OF REFERENCE

  1. In the briefing kit, you will find two sets of case files containing a Complaint, Answer, Plaintiff’s Judicial Affidavit and Defendant’s Judicial Affidavit.  The first set for Declaration of Nullity of Deed of Absolute Sale (Dela Cruz vs. Santos) contains a sample Terms of Reference. The second set for Payment of Sum of Money is the assigned case.
  2. Kindly draft a Terms of Reference for the assigned case.
    The Terms of Reference contains the following:
    1. Summary of Admitted Facts
    2. Fidelity of the Attached Copies
    3. Summary of Plaintiff’s Evidence
    4. Summary of Defendant’s Evidence
    5. Factual Issues
    6. Legal issues
    7. List of witnesses
  3. You may use the template provided to draft the Terms of Reference.