A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY LEGAL OFFICER, ATTY. RANDY E. DE GALA, TO APPEAR AND REPRESENT THE CITY GOVERNMENT OF TAGUM BEFORE THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, BRANCH 1, TAGUM CITY IN THE JUDICIAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION OF THE CASE ENTITLED “CITY OF TAGUM VERSUS BANCO DAVAO DEVELOPMENT BANK (NOW SUBSTITUTED BY THE BANKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS) DOCKETED AS CIVIL CASE NO. 2367”.

Republic of the Philippines
Province of Davao del Norte
CITY OF TAGUM

BEFORE THE 7th CITY COUNCIL

 

EXCERPT FROM THE MINUTES OF THE 66th REGULAR SESSION OF THE 7th CITY COUNCIL OF TAGUM, PROVINCE OF DAVAO DEL NORTE HELD ON OCTOBER 18, 2017 AT THE SP SESSION HALL.

 

PRESENT:

Hon. EVA LORRAINE E. ESTABILLO,                   Member
Hon. AGRIPINO G. COQUILLA, JR., CE,           Member           (Temporary Presiding Officer)
Hon. MACARIO A. BERMUDEZ, II,                     Member
Hon. RONALD S. ELIOT,                                                MemberHon. REY CYRIL T. ALBA                                   Member
Hon. TRISTAN ROYCE R. AALA, MDMG,           Member
Hon. ESTER L. ANGOY,                                     Member
Hon. JOSE JOEDEL T. CAASI, MDMG,              Member
Hon. PROSPERO E. ESTABILLO, JR.,                   Member                       (ABC Representative)
Hon. DAMIANO L. CIPRO,                               Member                       (IP Representative)

ON OFFICIAL BUSINESS:

Hon. GETERITO T. GEMENTIZA, MDMG,             City Vice Mayor

ON VACATION LEAVE:

Hon. ROBERT L. SO,                                          Member

ON SICK LEAVE:

Hon. JAN DMITRI S. SATOR,                              Member

 

RESOLUTION NO. 749, s-2017

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY LEGAL OFFICER, ATTY. RANDY E. DE GALA, TO APPEAR AND REPRESENT THE CITY GOVERNMENT OF TAGUM BEFORE THE REGIONAL TRIAL COURT, BRANCH 1, TAGUM CITY IN THE JUDICIAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION OF THE CASE ENTITLED “CITY OF TAGUM VERSUS BANCO DAVAO DEVELOPMENT BANK (NOW SUBSTITUTED BY THE BANKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS) DOCKETED AS CIVIL CASE NO. 2367”.

 

WHEREAS, a letter dated October 2, 2017 from Hon. Allan L. Rellon, DPA, PhD, City Mayor, addressed to the Honorable Members of the Sanggunian, was forwarded to the Office of the Secretary to the Sanggunian on October 3, 2017, with attached letter from the City Legal Officer requesting for a Sanggunian resolution for him to be clothed and armed with authority to appear for Judicial Dispute Resolution (JDR) before Judge Virginia Tejano-Ang of Regional Trial Court, Branch I, Tagum City, Davao del Norte in the case entitled “ City of Tagum represented by its City Mayor, Rey T. Uy Vs. Banco Davao- Davao City Development Bank (now All Asia Bank), represented by its Chairman, Ronal D. Young (recently substitute by Bangko Central ng Pilipinas), for Declaration of Nullity of Transfer Certificate of title no. T-122233 docketed as Civil Case No. 3267, for appropriate action;

WHEREAS, the Committee on Laws, Rules and Privileges and the Committee on Housing and Land Use had a Joint Committee meeting sometime on October 12, 2017 at the Sangguniang Panlungsod Conference Room with guest, Atty. Randy E. de Gala, City Legal Officer, who presented in detail the factual circumstances in above mentioned Civil Case and explained the necessity of an authority to be given to him to appear and represent the City Government in the Judicial Dispute Resolution thereof;

WHEREAS, finding the presentation and explanation of the City Legal Officer to be with merit, the members of the Joint Committee recommended the passage of a Resolution by the Sangguniang Panlungsod;

WHEREAS, the members of the Sangguniang Panlungsod deems it necessary and by these presents, hereby grants to the City Legal Officer  the following authorities:

1.       To appear and represent the City Government of Tagum before the Regional Trial Court, Branch 1, Tagum City in the Judicial Dispute Resolution of the case of City Government of Tagum versus Banco Davao Development Bank (now substituted by the Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas) docketed as Civil Case No. 2367;

2.       To make and present reasonable proposal or settlement, offer of a counter proposal, and some other matters that may aid in the prompt resolution of the case;

WHEREAS, this authority is given without prejudice for the Sangguniang Panlungsod to make a final approval of whatever compromise agreement that may come up during the conduct of the Judicial Dispute Resolution;

 

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, as it is hereby resolved by the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Tagum to authorize the City Legal Officer, Atty. Randy E. de Gala, to appear and represent the City Government of Tagum before the Regional Trial Court, Branch 1, Tagum City in the Judicial Dispute Resolution of the case entitled “City of Tagum versus Banco Davao Development Bank (now substituted by the Banko Sentral Ng Pilipinas)” docketed as Civil Case No. 236

 

RESOLVED FURTHER, that a copy of this Resolution be furnished to all concerned for their information and guidance.

 

CARRIED AND APPROVED.

I HEREBY CERTIFY to the correctness of the foregoing.
 

 

REY A. BUHION  

Secretary to the Sanggunian

 

 

 ATTESTED AND CERTIFIED

TO BE DULY ADOPTED:

 

 

 AGRIPINO G. COQUILLA, JR., CE
SP Member/Temporary Presiding Officer