10 months OGCC to PCSO: Comply with CA ruling on ‘Peryahan’ MB
By Rey Panaligan The Office of the Government Corporate Counsel (OGCC) has asked the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) to comply with the Court of Appeals’ (CA) decision that allowed the operations of “Peryahan Ng Bayan” (PNB) numbers game of Globaltech Mobile Online Corporation. In an opinion signed by Assistant Government Corporate Counsel Efren Gonzales, the OGCC said “the PCSO has to immediately comply with the CA’s directive, otherwise, the Board of Directors is vulnerable to indirect contempt.” Last January, the CA dismissed the petition filed by PCSO as it upheld the status quo ante order (SQAO) order of the ... more