As part of Philippine Startup Week 2019, the country’s very first nationwide conference showcasing the Filipino startup community, Disini & Disini Law Office and Digital Freedom Network organized a free community talk on the fundraising options Philippine startups may choose for the growth of their business.    Philippine Law and Innovation: Fundraising...

Last 13 November 2019, Disini & Disini Law’s managing partner, Atty. JJ Disini, participated in an interactive panel discussion organized by the International Technology Law Association and Pinsent Masons on the regulation of payment systems in Southeast Asia. From Rupiah to Ringgit - Payment Services Regulation in Southeast Asia focused...

The Securities and Exchange Commission has just issued new rules prohibiting several controversial abusive means to collect debts. As access to credit increases, so do the amount of controversies associated with the collection of debts. In recent months, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reported numerous complaints against financing and...

What improvements can the public now expect when it comes to Philippine government frontline services with the promulgation of the Implementing Rules to the Ease of Doing Business Act The awaited Implementing Rules to the Ease of Doing Business Act were promulgated last July 17, 2019, through a Joint Memorandum Circular...

Disini & Disini Law Office recently organized a half-day lecture on international competition law, a rapidly-emerging legal practice area following the enactment of the Philippine Competition Act. The lecture featured Geneva-based Dr. Pierre Horna, Legal Affairs Officer, Competition and Consumer Policies Branch, United Nations Conference of Trade and Development, who...