The Great Divide: From Facebook to Face-to-Face
There are few places which are as cluttered as message boards, comments sections and wall-posts when it comes to political discussions. Fueled by personal attachment to the debated issue, every discussion quickly becomes an exercise in futility as each participant simply draws farther lines from each other with every impasse. It would seem that social […]
news 8:17 PM Jan 2015
ALS launches J.D. Tracking System
Once more, the Ateneo Law School is raising the bar higher in Philippine legal education with the impending enhancements in both its Juris Doctor (J.D.) and Master of Laws (LL.M.) programs.
news 8:22 PM Jan 2015
ALS and HRVCB sign MOA on legal assistance for R.A. 10368
The Ateneo Law School (ALS), through the Ateneo Human Rights Center (AHRC) and Ateneo Legal Services Center (ALSC), signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Human Rights Victims Claims Board (HRVCB) for the provision...
news 7:52 PM Jan 2015
Ateneo Stetson Team sweeps regional rounds; advances to Florida
The Ateneo Law School further cements its position as a powerhouse in moot court competitions, as a team comprised of Ateneo Society of International Law (ASIL) members emerged as champions in the 2014 Southeast...
news 8:44 PM Jan 2015
Freshmen vie for victory in Sta. Maria Persons Moot Court Cup
THE ANNUAL Sta. Maria Persons Moot Court Cup kicked-off another successful event with the holding of the competition named after the estmeemed Sta. Maria couple, Dean Melencio and Atty. Amparita—respected professors of Persons and...
news 8:32 PM Jan 2015
ALS tackles IP rights in the Bangsamoro Basic Law
“BREAKING Free” was the theme for the special forum conducted early this year to discuss the rights of indigenous peoples (IP) in the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), and it could not have been more...
news 4:19 PM Dec 2014
ALS website hacked anew
For the second time this year, the website of the Ateneo Law School became the victim of a cyber attack. This time around, the individual accounts of the student and faculty access modules have been compromised. A...
news 7:06 PM Dec 2014
SBC-Mendiola prevails in STM-Malacañang debate
With the historic Kalayaan Hall in Malacañang serving as backdrop, San Beda College-Mendiola defeated rival San Beda College-Alabang in the championship round of the Freshmen-Sophomore Political Law Debate Invitational organized by the St. Thomas...
news 8:50 PM Nov 2014
Candelaria reappointed as ALS Dean
It is official. Dean Sedfrey M. Candelaria has three more years to continue the reforms he initiated in the Ateneo Law School.
news 9:42 PM Nov 2014
Transgender’s killing renews heated debate over VFA
The gruesome murder of Jeffrey “Jennifer”Laude, allegedly committed by Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton of the US Marine Corps, brings back to the public consciousness contentious jurisdiction provisions of the Visiting Forces Agreement...
news 11:16 PM Oct 2014
Pallas nominated for CMMA Best Literary Folio
PALLAS, the annual arts and literary folio of The Palladium, emerged as a finalist at the recently concluded 36th Catholic Mass Media Awards (CMMA) held Wednesday night, October 29, 2014, at the GSIS Theater in Pasay City....