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Philippines: The Legal Landscape

Hiyasmin H Lapitan, Franco Aristotle G Larcina, Anna Teresita A Marcelo and Michael Trance Joseph M Nuñez

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan

The Philippines is an archipelago composed of more than 7,000 islands with 82 provinces divided in 18 regions. Rich in natural resources, it has a total land area of about 300,000 square kilometres. It is divided into three major island groups: Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Manila, the capital, is located in Luzon.

Philippines / includes 11 practice areas

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