Philippines Legal Content

Westlaw Philippines is the source of original decisions authorized by the Supreme Court of the Philippines. Search and browse through our database of significant judgments, with case analysis documents including cited cases, citing cases and legislation cited.

  • Complete coverage of published Supreme Court decisions

  • Over 10 years worth of past case law judgments made by the supreme court

Case Analysis

Westlaw Philippines provides users with a separate Case Analysis page for every case published.

Case Analysis documents include:

  • Cited cases

  • Citing cases

  • Legislation cited

Westlaw Philippines includes a careful selection of commonly-used laws and their relevant Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR).View the original laws as well as their amended versions to find the applicable law in force.

Features

  • Law in force

  • Historic law versions

Legislation Overview Document

All the key points relating to legislation including:

  • Enacting information

  • Implementing rules

  • Modifications

  • List of provisions modified

Westlaw Philippines also contains a selection of legal commentary:

Doing Business In Asia

The Asia Business Guide – Philippines provides a thorough framework of the economic and legal structures of Philippines,covering topics such as law, government, taxation, investing, regulation, import and export, labor, intellectual property,dispute resolution, insurance and data privacy.

A breakthrough in the Philippines, Westlaw Philippines pioneers the first online legal research database that includes local law journals. Practitioners can access journals from highly-respected law schools and organizations with ease and convenience.

  • Arellano Law And Policy Review (2007 to present)

  • Ateneo Law Journal (2009 to present)

  • Journal of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines

Highlights the most important legal developments announced by key institutions and organizations as and when they happen. Stay up to date with the latest legal developments through Westlaw Asia, integrating legal service provision with the ever changing legal environment.