Ipaglaban Mo! (lit. Fight For It!), also known as Kapag nasa Katwiran, Ipaglaban Mo!, is a dramatization of actual cases brought and settled in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeals. It appeals to the general public because of the wide range of issues tackled. The objective is to inform and educate the masses who have the same experience or people who in the future might get into the same situation.
Title card of the 2014 edition
|Also known as||Kapag nasa Katwiran, Ipaglaban Mo!|
Kapag May Katwiran, Ipaglaban Mo!
|Genre||Legal drama, Crime, Anthology, Revenge, Thriller, Catfight, Suspense, Romance, Action, Real life drama|
|Presented by||Atty. Jose C. Sison |
Jopet S. Sison
|Opening theme||"Ipaglaban Mo!" |
by Freddie Aguilar (1988)
by April Boy Regino (1999)
by Gloc-9 and KZ Tandingan (2014)
|Country of origin||Philippines|
|No. of episodes||IBC: |
252 (list of episodes)
|Executive producer(s)||Edyl Macy Delos Santos|
|Camera setup||Multiple-camera setup|
|Running time||1 hour|
|Production company(s)||Milliard Productions (1992–1999) |
RSB Unit (2014–2019)
RGE Unit (2019–present)
|Picture format||480i (4:3 SDTV) |
1080i (16:9 Widescreen HDTV)
|Original release||IBC |
July 11, 1988 – August 14, 1992
August 16, 1992 – March 7, 1999 Revival:
June 7, 2014 – present
|Related shows||Ikaw At Ang Batas |
Kapag nasa Katwiran, Ipaglaban Mo!
- Jose C. Sison (1988–1999; 2014–present)
- Joseph Peter "Jopet" S. Sison (2014–present; on leave during election)
Kapag May Katwiran. Ipaglaban Mo! was originally aired over IBC in 1988. The program transferred to ABS-CBN on August 16, 1992 under Milliard Productions as a blocktimer program. After 52 episodes, the show "premiered" In September 1993 as a station produced program until March 7, 1999 and it was replaced by Tabing Ilog on its Sunday timeslot.
Fifteen years after the show ended, the legal drama returned on June 7, 2014 as part of ABS-CBN's Yes Weekend! block, airing every Saturday at 3:30 pm, after It's Showtime and before S.O.C.O. while the replay is every Wednesday at 2:00 pm, and every Thursday at 1:00 am, on DZMM TeleRadyo and every Sunday at 3:00 pm, on Jeepney TV. The show is still hosted by Atty. Jose Sison together with his son Atty. Jopet Sison. It is simply called Ipaglaban Mo!.
- "Gloc 9 & KZ sing the theme song of Ipaglaban Mo on ASAP19". ABS-CBN Corporation. June 8, 2014. Retrieved June 16, 2014.