Agency Chapter 1: Nature, Form and Kinds of Agency from the story Book IV: Civil Code of the Philippines by thebeststar with 8,079 reads. 961: Coconut Industry Code: June 11, 1978: Code of Commerce: Republic Act No. The Civil Code [2] has lease provisions that cover rentals above PHP 10,000 and those not covered by the Rent Control Act of 2009, including commercial spaces and rent-to-own units. Overall, this is a good book to start with … Under the civil law tradition, the court merely applies the law. Art. 6657: Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Code: June 10, 1988: Presidential Decree No. Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines - The Official Gazette is the official journal of the Republic of the Philippines. Title I. Art. The law that governs the issues on inheritance is the New Civil Code of the Philippines (NCC), not the Family Code.. “Testate or testamentary succession” refers to situations where the person dies leaving a last will. Art. Title II. 40. Civil Code of the Philippines. Article 494 to 501 of the Civil Code of the Philippines provides the provision with regard to the partition of the property you co-owned. 9. No co-owner shall be obliged to remain in the co-ownership. CIVIL CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES BOOK II PROPERTY, OWNERSHIP, AND ITS MODIFICATIONS Title I. 494. ... Civil Code: June 18, 1949: Republic Act No. However since the Philippine legal system is a combination of civil law and common law, courts apply statutes as well as resort to the doctrine of precedent. Civil Code of the Philippines. CHAPTER 2 > NATURAL PERSONS. This act shall be known as the "Civil Code of the Philippines" Article 1. The person who executes a last will is called the “testator.” The share in the inheritance is called “legitime.” Art. However, some parts resembled the codals because of the lack of comments and discussion from the author. The discussion of the history of the Civil Code of the Philippines and the preliminary title was made excellently. 1390. The following contracts are voidable or annullable, even though there may have been no damage to the contracting parties: The Civil Code of the Philippines is the product of the codification of private law in the Philippines.It is the general law that governs family and property relations in the Philippines. Article 32 of the Civil Code of the Philippines holds any public officer, employee or private individual civilly liable for the violation of civil liberties, political liberties and other basic rights under the Constitution. – CONTRACTS. Constitution shall form a part of the legal system of the Philippines. CHAPTER 7 > VOIDABLE CONTRACTS. — CLASSIFICATION OF PROPERTY Civil Code of the Philippines. 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