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Insurance

Mayer Steel Pipe Corporation vs Court of Appeals

274 SCRA 432 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – The Policy – Prescription of Filing of Insurance Cases  In 1983, Hongkong Government Supplies Department (HGSD) contracted Mayer Steel Pipe […]

March 20, 2012

Filipino Merchants Insurance Company, Inc. vs Judge Jose Alejandro

145 SCRA 42 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – The Policy – Prescription of Filing of Insurance Cases  In 1976, Choa Tiek Seng contracted Frota Oceanica Brasiliera for the […]

March 20, 2012

Antonina Lampano vs Placida Jose

30 Phil. 537 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – The Policy – Insurance as a Contract between Insurer and Insured Only  In 1912, Placida Jose contracted with Mariano Barreto […]

March 20, 2012

Pacific Timber Export Corporation vs Court of Appeals

112 SCRA 199 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – The Policy – Separate Premiums Not Required for Cover Notes  In 1963, Pacific Timber Export Corporation (PTEC) applied for a […]

March 20, 2012

Commissioner of Internal Revenue vs Lincoln Philippine Life Insurance Company, Inc.

379 SCRA 423 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – The Policy – Automatic Increase in the Coverage – Documentary Stamp Tax Prior to 1984, Lincoln Philippine Life Insurance Company, […]

March 20, 2012

Emilio Tan vs Court of Appeals

174 SCRA 403 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Concealment – Rescission of an Insurance Contract In September 1973, Tan Lee Siong applied for a life insurance […]

January 15, 2012

Philamcare Health Systems, Inc. vs Court of Appeals

379 SCRA 356 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Concealment – Rescission of an Insurance Contract – Health Care Agreement is an Insurance Contract In 1988, Ernani […]

January 15, 2012

Bernardo Argente vs West Coast Life Insurance Company

51 Phil. 725 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Concealment – Rescission of an Insurance Contract In February 1925, Bernardo Argente and his wife applied for a […]

January 15, 2012

Tan Chay Heng vs The West Coast Life Insurance Company

51 Phil. 80 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Rescission of an Insurance Contract In April 1925, West Coast Life Insurance Company (West Coast) accepted and issued […]

January 15, 2012

Regina Edillon vs Manila Banker Life Assurance Corporation

117 SCRA 187 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Collection of Premium Even Though Insured is Disqualified (Age) In April 1969, Carmen Lapuz filled out an application […]

December 11, 2011

Estefania Saturnino vs The Philippine American Life Insurance Company

7 SCRA 316 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Concealment – Misrepresentation – Fraud In September 1957, Estefania Saturnino was operated for cancer in which her right […]

December 9, 2011

Insular Life Assurance Co., Ltd. vs Serafin Feliciano (1943)

74 Phil. 468 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Insurance Agent’s Fraud From the court’s decision rendered in the case of Insular Life Assurance vs Feliciano (1941), […]

December 7, 2011

Insular Life Assurance Co., Ltd. vs Serafin Feliciano (1941)

73 Phil. 201 (40 Off. Gaz. 2842) – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Insurance Agent’s Fraud Evaristo Feliciano was issued an insurance policy by Insular Life. In […]

December 6, 2011

Mrs. Henry Harding vs Commercial Union Assurance Company

38 Phil. 464 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Representation – Warranty In February 1916, Mrs. Harding applied for car insurance for a Studebaker she received as a gift […]

November 27, 2011

Ng Gan Zee vs Asian Crusader Life Assurance Corporation

122 SCRA 461 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Concealment –Misrepresentation – Duty of Insurance Company to Make Inquiry In May 1962, Kwong Nam applied for a 20-year endowment […]

November 27, 2011

Great Pacific Life Assurance Company vs Court of Appeals (1979)

89 SCRA 543 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Concealment – Insurance Contract as an Uberrima Fides Contract In March 1957, Ngo Hing filed an application for a 20-year […]

November 22, 2011

Domingo Garcia vs The Hong Kong Fire and Marine Insurance Co., Ltd.

45 Phil. 122 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Insurable Interest – Mistake in the issuance of an insurance policy In March 1918, Domingo Garcia entered into an insurance […]

November 22, 2011

Great Pacific Life Assurance Corporation vs Court of Appeals (1999)

316 SCRA 677 – Commercial Law – Insurance Code – Parties to an Insurance Contract –Group Life Insurance – Concealment There was an existing group life insurance executed between Great […]

November 20, 2011

Victoria Hidalgo Vda. de Carrero vs Manufacturers Life Insurance Co.

87 Phil. 460 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Parties to an Insurance Contract – Insurance Contract in Times of War – US Rule (Statham Rule) In February 1934, […]

November 20, 2011

Paz Lopez De Constantino vs Asia Life Insurance Company

87 Phil. 248 – Commercial Law – Insurance Code – Parties to an Insurance Contract – Insurance Contract in Times of War There are two cases consolidated here. First is […]

November 15, 2011

Filipinas Compañia de Seguros vs Christern, Huenefeld and Co., Inc

89 Phil. 54 – Insurance Code – Parties to an Insurance Contract – Insured Enemy In October 1941, Christern, Huenefeld and Company, a German company, obtained an insurance policy from […]

November 15, 2011

White Gold Marine Services, Inc. vs Pioneer Insurance and Surety Corporation

464 SCRA 448 – Insurance Code – Protection and Indemnity Club – Mutual Insurance Company – Certificate of Authority White Gold Marine Services, Inc. owns several shipping vessels. Steamship Mutual […]

November 15, 2011

Qua Chee Gan vs Law Union and Rock Insurance Co., Ltd.

98 Phil. 85 – Mercantile Law – Insurance Law – Ambiguity – Contract of Adherence Qua Chee Gan owns four warehouses in Albay. He was using these warehouses to house crops […]

November 14, 2011

Spouses Go It Bun and Choi Ping Tai vs Baltazar Dizon

 214 SCRA 41 – Civil Law – Preliminary Title – Prescriptive Dates – Prescription of Rights Mercantile Law – Law on Insurance – Insurable Interest; when not present In February 1981, […]

November 5, 2010