Pantoja said the Philippines was known for supplying coffee to Europe when the country was still under the Spanish rule, but production later dwindled when coffee farms were converted to plantations of banana, pineapple, papaya, and rubber under the American rule
This legislation makes it clear to the Chinese government and Communist Party that Huaweis attempt to abuse American rule
of law will not be tolerated.
Some people may have forgotten that the observation of Independence Day originally fell on July 4 the day when the United States officially gave us our independence from American rule
Here is a slice of history: On May 1, 1903, when the Philippines was under American rule
, the first labor union called Union Obrero Democratia de Filipinas (UODF) gathered more than a hundred thousand workers and marched from Plaza Moriones in Tondo to Malacanang, demanding for fairer working conditions.
TheMassachusetts Wage Actprovides that an employee who "prevails" in an action to recover unpaid wages "shall be awarded the costs of the litigation and reasonable attorneys' fees." This "fee-shifting" provision is an exception to well-established "American Rule
" under which each party bears his or her own attorneys' fees, win or lose.
taxes for the rest of his or her life due to an American rule
I will always strive to preserve the constitution of the United States and the American rule
Eberhard Faber tells the vivid story of how American rule
forced New Orleans through a vast transition -- from the ordered colonial world of hierarchy and subordination to the fluid, unpredictable chaos of democratic capitalism.
Can you imagine the negative effect on access to justice if the American rule
, where each party generally pays its own attorneys' fees, were changed to a "loser pays" format that exists in other parts of the world?
It was through this political and legislative turmoil that Quezon consolidated his power over Osmena and controlled the ruling Nationalista Party under American rule
. Indeed, 'Philippine constitutional autocracy is as much American as it is Filipino' (p.
The appeals court had reversed Needham's decision based on the American Rule
, which provides that parties to litigation are responsible for their own attorney fees and costs.
also nuked Russia, taking out Stalin and paving a way for a world under uncontested American rule
. That set the stage for an American president to declare himself ruler for life, succeeded by his son, Junior Henderson, a sneering totalitarian who brooks no dissent.