Families' Guide to Inheritance Law of the Philippines

Training investment is inclusive of an e-certificate and a printed learning material

P 4,880.00 / person - when you register and pay on or before August 26

P 5,880.00 / person - Regular Rate

Add P450 for a printed copy of a certificate of attendance and delivery


This webinar is for families and extended relatives who want to know their inheritance RIGHTS in the distribution of wealth among heirs in accordance with the Inheritance Law of the Philippines. It is also very useful for those who want to plan ahead and write a will.

This legal guide will also comprehensively cover many topics including succession, disinheritance, donation to strangers, guardianship, entitlement of an ex-spouse, shares of illegitimate or adopted children, protecting your rights, what to do when you are excluded, recovery of inheritance and so much more!

This lecture is fully packed with examples and Supreme Court decisions that are applicable whether you are single, married, separated, widowed, parents or children. It is certainly cheaper to learn this now than hire a lawyer in the future. Attend!

Course Director & Lecturer

Atty. Nicasio C. Cabaneiro

He is an authority in the practice of commercial law and taxation with 45 years of teaching experience and 25 years with bank of Philippine Islands capping his career as its Vice-President and Head of the Legal Services Division (1982 to 2007). He is a sought-after lecturer and consultant of various institutions to help them resolve their legal issues. His advocacies include helping companies in distress and individuals facing foreclosures.

Presently, he is also the general counsel and corporate secretary of the Philippine Clearing House Corp. (PCHC) and Tuloy sa Don Bosco Street Children Foundation. He finished his accounting degree (Magna Cum Laude) and his law degree (Cum Laude) at the San Beda College of Law.

Who Should Attend?

  • Property & Business Owners

  • Spouses & Family Members

  • Heirs of Estates

  • Guardian and Administrator

  • Lawyers & CPAs

  • Estate Planners

  • Tax & Business Consultants

  • Anyone interested on the topic

Course Outline

This three-hour webinar is your legal guide to provide your family and relatives with a comprehensive knowledge on the inheritance laws of the Philippines.  This training is useful and highly recommended to:

      - The Giver - who wants to plan what to give away when writing a will.
                           who wants to disinherit a family member/ relative.
                           who wants to donate to a stranger or an institution.

       Note:  Your will can be invalidated when apportioned improperly.

      - The Heirs - who want to know their legal rights to an inheritance.

      - The Lawyer - who needs to refresh their knowledge on the subject.

      - The Administrator and / or Guardian of an estate

Examples and Supreme court decisions are included in this lecture to illustrate important lessons and issues about this special topic.

1.    Meaning of succession
2.    Basic principles on succession laws
3.    Succession vs. Inheritance
4.    Composition of inheritance
5.    Classes of heirs
6.    Determining who shall inherit
7.    Possible heirs of a decedent
8.    Institution of heirs
9.    Requisites of valid institution of heirs
10.  Annulment of institution of heirs
11.  Testate vs. intestate succession
12.  Meaning of legitime
13.  Kinds of legitime
14.  What you can rightfully inherit: Illustrative examples of distribution of shares of heirs in inheritance under testate and intestate succession
       -  Single, Married, Widowed
       -  With children
       -  Without Children
       -  With a life partner but not married
15.  Rights of illegitimate children in inheritance
16.  Rights of ex-spouse to inheritance when legally separated
17.  Rights of ex-spouse from annulled marriage
18.  Survivorship agreement
19.  The Roles of Guardians and Administrators
        -  When heirs are too young or incapable of handling their affairs

20.  Acceptance and repudiation of inheritance
21.  Right of accretion
22.  Right of representation
23.  Meaning of partition
24.  Meaning of co-ownership
25.  Inofficious donation
26.  Meaning of collation
27.  Meaning of preterition
28.  Nature of disinheritance
29.  Requisites of a valid disinheritance
30.  Grounds for disinheritance
31.  Protecting your inheritance and asserting your rights
32.  Recovery of lost inheritance: What to do in case you are excluded from an inheritance
33.  Insights on Will-Writing

Attendees from the government are exempted from the P2,000.00 limit set by COA for attending training provided by the private sector based on Department of Budget and Management Circular No. 563 dated April 22, 2016.

Attending this training is not covered by Philippine Procurement Law or RA 9184 based on its Revised IRR’s Section 4.5-b. which classifies training continuing education, conferences and similar activities as "non-procurement activities that shall be governed by applicable COA, CSC, and DBM rules".
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