UP Law - updates

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[OPINION] Lessons on fear in the grand manner

Jun 27, 2018 - 12:10 PM

We must choose to uphold the true rule of law, even when those in power use fear to attempt to silence us

New York lawyer passes PH Bar: She’s coming home soon

Apr 28, 2018 - 6:06 PM

Neneth Aporo, daughter of a retired policeman from Tondo, makes it as a lawyer in the Big Apple. She dreams of being a public attorney in the Philippines.

Fides Cordero-Tan is new UP Law dean

Jan 26, 2018 - 1:22 PM

(UPDATED) Fides Cordero-Tan is chosen over 5 other topnotch lawyers considered for the UP Law deanship

NEW DEAN. Fides Cordero-Tan is appointed the dean of UP College of Law. Photo courtesy of paralegal.law.upd.edu.ph

'Always wait and see if Duterte will match words with actions'

Oct 22, 2016 - 1:31 PM

I would hope that it is posturing of course because it is easier said than done says UP College of Law professor Jay Batongbacal on President Rodrigo Duterte s anti US tirades

UP Law student gov't to conduct own probe on frat attacks

Jun 22, 2015 - 8:35 AM

The UP Law Student government says it will conduct its own probe to determine the involvement of its members in the two fraternity related incidents last week

Honor before excellence - UP bar topnotcher

Mar 28, 2015 - 7:00 AM

When we are given a choice let us choose that which will benefit more than us and our family… something that will pay tribute to our UP education

UP, Ateneo Law student gov'ts hit Aquino on DAP

Jul 27, 2014 - 4:10 PM

Both student governments say the President did not respect the independence of the Supreme Court in his recent defense of the disbursement acceleration program

Rappler Newscast | March 18, 2014

Mar 18, 2014 - 10:04 PM

UP Law dominates 2013 bar exams China warns Manila for supposedly breaking promise over a disputed shoal Russia moves closer to annexing Crimea

Michael Marcos Manotoc

Mar 18, 2014 - 5:48 PM

Among the Bar passers Michael Manotoc son of Representative Imee Marcos is the first Marcos to attend UP Law School after his grandfather s presidency

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2 CA justices decline CJ nomination

Jun 25, 2012 - 6:11 PM

There are now 65 nominees for the post of chief justice

2010 presidential wannabe eyes CJ post

Jun 21, 2012 - 8:28 PM

Ferdinand Jose Pijao a nuisance candidate in the 2010 presidential elections wants to try his luck getting into the judiciary

[UPDATE] SC Justices Bernabe, Del Castillo decline CJ nomination

Jun 20, 2012 - 6:42 PM

There are now 12 SC justices nominated for chief justice


Ex-DOE chief declines nomination to CJ post

Jun 16, 2012 - 9:54 PM

Lotilla says seniority in High Court should be respected

Ex-CA justice disqualified for CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 6:05 PM

The list of nominees and applicants to the post vacated by Chief Justice Renato Corona is now down to 26

PNoy's first appointee to the SC nominated for CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 5:01 PM

Corona has sought the inhibition of Sereno in a case involving his impeachment trial

Comelec official, 5 others nominated to CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 4:18 PM

Nominees include the IBP president a Comelec commissioner and a retired Court of Appeals justice

SC Justice Perez nominated to CJ post

Jun 15, 2012 - 2:50 PM

Perez is the first SC insider aside from the 5 most senior justices to be nominated to the post

Govt peace panel chair nominated for CJ post

Jun 14, 2012 - 5:50 PM

Leonen is 13th person outside the Supreme Court who has been nominated to replace dismissed chief justice Renato Corona

Legarda accepts nomination for CJ post

Jun 14, 2012 - 6:50 AM

Legarda says yes to her nomination to replace dismissed chief justice Renato Corona