Monday, June 15, 2015

VICARIOUS APPEAL: | MVP Law | Philippines

See - VICARIOUS APPEAL: | MVP Law | Philippines

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A party's appeal from a judgment will not inure to the benefit of a co-party who failed to appeal; and as against the latter, the judgment will continue to run its course until it becomes final and executory.  To this general rule, however, one exceptionstands out: where both parties have a commonality of interests, the appeal of one is deemed to be the vicarious appeal of the other.

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