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November 16, 2017

ALIAS SUMMONS
TO: Respondent

Greetings:

Enclosed is a copy of the Complaint-Affidavit for Unprofessional and/or


Dishonorable Conduct filed against you by __________________ docketed as
Administrative Case No. ___________ before the Board for Professional Teachers.

Pursuant to Section 1 Rule X of Resolution No. 2017-1033(A) Series of 2017, you


are hereby required to file your Verified Answer or Counter-Affidavit within fifteen (15)
days from receipt hereof. Otherwise, the complainant shall be allowed by the Board to
present his/her evidence ex-parte and shall render judgment thereof.

In your Verified Answer or Counter-Affidavit, please state whether you elect a


formal hearing or waive your right thereto and submit the case for decision based on the
pleadings in accordance with Section 1 Rule XI of Resolution No. 2017-1033(A) Series of
2017.

Kindly furnish the complainant with a copy of your Verified Answer or Counter-
Affidavit.

You are advised of your right to the assistance of a counsel.

FAIL NOT UNDER THE PENALTY OF THE LAW.

Very truly yours,

For the Board:

____________
Encl: a/s

Copy furnished:

Complainant’s Address
PROHIBITED PLEADINGS AND MOTIONS

RULE III
PLEADINGS AND MOTIONS

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Section 2. Prohibited Pleadings and Motions. – The following pleadings and


motions shall not be allowed:

(a) Motion to dismiss the complaint except on the ground of lack of jurisdiction over
the subject matter or over the person of the respondent;
(b) Motion for a bill of particulars;
(c) Motion for new trial or for reopening of trial;
(d) Motion for extension of time to file verified answer or counter-affidavit in excess
of twenty (20) days;
(e) Second motion for extension of time to file verified answer or counter-affidavit;
(f) Second motion for reconsideration;
(g) Motion for reconsideration against any interlocutory order issued by the
Commission or the Board; and
(h) Demurrer to evidence.

ORDER OF DEFAULT

RULE XI
ANSWER

Section 4. Order of Default. – An Order of default shall be issued by the Board for
failure of the respondent to file his verified answer or counter-affidavit within fifteen (15)
days from receipt of summons. Complainant shall be directed to present his testimonial
evidence ex-parte by way of judicial affidavit and to file his written formal offer of exhibits,
a memorandum decision, including their soft copies, within ten (10) days from the
conclusion of the ex-parte presentation of evidence. The case shall be deemed submitted
for decision after the Hearing Officer has issued an Order on the formal offer of exhibits.

The respondent shall be entitled to notice of subsequent proceedings but shall not
be allowed to take part therein.

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