MANILA—The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) clarified that Bachelor of Laws (Ll.B.) and Juris Doctor (JD) are not equivalent to doctorate degrees. On a press release dated January 11, 2019, J. Prospero E. De Vera, CHED chairperson, expounded that the basic law course is not considered a doctorate degree, citing the difference in the objective
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Managing one’s finances in law school can be tough. Aside from the mounting tuition fees, law books and printing costs may really subject one’s purse to some substantial beating. As a working law student myself, I know how every peso is hard to earn and even harder to spend; that’s why last year, I applied
The following are the initial passing rate estimates for the 2017 Bar Examinations from various sources. Ateneo de Davao University leads law schools in the passing percentage of first time takers. Ateneo de Manila University and University of San Carlos contend for the top spot in terms of overall passing percentage. Help complete the list.
Here are the list of successful examinees of the 2017 Bar Examinations, held at the University of Santo Tomas, Espana, Manila, on November 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2017. 1. ABAD, Avalavenia M. 2. ABANGAN, Joan Risel B. 3. ABAPO, Yvonne Aussie I. 4. ABASTA, III, Sancho G. 5. ABDULCADER, Gada M. 6. ABDULJALEEL, Sittie
Jimmy Bondoc is now a freshman at San Beda Law. Of course, the legal community at Twitter presented their evidence and delivered some memes.