Ateneo Law School Soars with 97.36% Over-All Passing Rate
THE Supreme Court released the 2016 Bar Examination Results today, May 3, 2017, with Ateneo Law School achieving a 97.36% over-all passing rate or 221 passers out of 227 bar takers, and a 99.44% passing rate or 177 passers out of 178 first-time takers. Karen Mae L. Calam, of the University of San Carlos, topped […]
news 4:37 PM Apr 2014
No Significant Change to 2014 Bar, says SC
Reacting to speculations on possible changes to the upcoming Bar Exam, Atty. Cristina Layusa, Deputy Clerk of Court and Supreme Court (SC) Bar Confidant, clarified, in an e-mail to The Palladium, that the 2014...
news 4:35 PM Apr 2014
Ateneo lands two spots in Top 10 of 2013 Bar
AFTER months of waiting, barristers welcomed the release of the 2013 Bar Exam Results in a press briefing held by Associate Justice Arturo Brion last March 18, 2014 at the Supreme Court. Justice Brion,...
news 4:34 PM Apr 2014
Students initiate the first Career Discernment Workshop
LAST March 4, 2013, the Lawyers as Leaders elective class of Atty. Tanya Lat spearheaded the Career Discernment Workshop—the first of its kind in the law school. The objective of the workshop is for...
news 4:33 PM Apr 2014
SC brings the Career Week to ALS
LAST March 3-7, 2014, the Ateneo Law School (ALS) Career Fair graced the halls of the Ateneo Professional Schools (APS) with Puyat, Jacinto and Santos Law Firm, Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) and...
news 4:31 PM Apr 2014
Young Filipinos file petition in SC to divide the roads in half
ON FEBRUARY 17 at around 7:30 a.m., a group of young Filipinos, fed up with traffic congestion, the high cost of transportation, and noise and air pollution, marched from Luneta Park to the Supreme...
news 4:30 PM Apr 2014
“Women inspiring change” on the spotlight in this year’s Gender Week
THE BATTLE for women’s rights traces its roots from as early as 1908, when 15,000 women in New York marched for better wages and voting rights. More than a century later, the battle is...
news 4:27 PM Apr 2014
Ateneo ties with UP in Stetson envi moot regional championship
IT WAS a close fight—or at least, it was for the judges. On December 21, 2013, a team from the Ateneo Law School—comprised of Kristine Borja (1E), Cecille Danica Gotamco (2C), Samantha Monzon (2C),...
news 4:24 PM Apr 2014
How to solve climate change? By int’l management, says Stanford prof
IN 2007, six climate change activists scaled the smokestack of a coal-fired power station in the United Kingdom and painted over its walls. A suit for criminal trespass was filed against them. Their defense?...
news 4:16 PM Apr 2014
CJ Panganiban Moot Court highlights ASIL’s Int’l Law Week
INTERNATIONAL Law Week, held last March 3-7, 2014, was organized by the Ateneo Society of International Law (ASIL) with the theme, “The International Legal Regime Surrounding Corruption.” According to ASIL’s incoming Deputy Administrator Mon...
news 4:08 PM Apr 2014
ADMU holds forum on ethical failures in the legal profession
ATENEO Law School (ALS), together with the Philippine Association of Law Schools (PALS), recently held a forum entitled “Ethical Failures in the Legal Profession: Interdisciplinary Perspectives” last February 28, 2014. Law students, lawyers and...