News Archive

May 23, 2017
UP Law finishes as semi-finalist in 2017 ICC Moot Court

May 16, 2017
List of 2017 LAE Interview Qualifiers
Interview Schedule: 13-16 June 2017
Please proceed to the Ambion Room, Malcolm Hall, at the day of your interview.

May 15, 2017
New releases under UP Law Center Publications: TAXATION IN THE PHILIPPINES; PHIL. MANUAL OF LEGAL CITATION (8th Ed.)

May 11, 2017
Registration Procedure for Incoming Freshmen AY 2017-2018

May 8, 2017
UP Institute of Human Rights co-hosts forum on "Drug Issues: Different Perspectives"

April 11, 2017
UP Law team finishes as semifinalist for the 2017 Price Media Law Moot Court Competition

April 10, 2017
ANNOUNCEMENT
Law Aptitude Examination Results - List of Students Qualified for Admission for A.Y. 2017-2018.

April 3, 2017
UP Law wins second place in the 21st Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition.

March 30, 2017
Efficacy, efficiency, and in support of the common good -- UP President Concepcion interviewed on leading the premier state university.

March 30, 2017
Prof. Jay Batongbacal interviewed on Chinese incursions into Benham Rise.

March 24, 2017
UP Institute of International Legal Studies holds forum on Philippine Policy on Free Trade Agreements.

March 24, 2017
IHR holds a Roundtable Discussion on the Philippines’ Obligations on the Death Penalty Under the Second Optional Protocol to ICCPR.

March 23, 2017
The UP Law Class of 1992 is inviting everyone to join the annual Malcolm Cup Golf Tournament to be held on Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Manila Golf and Country Club.

March 22, 2017
Prof. Jay Batongbacal: Philippines has absolute sovereignty over Scarborough Shoal, beyond any doubt.

March 21, 2017
11th Foundation Course of the Paralegal Training Program (PTP11) now open for registration.

March 16, 2017
THE LABOR CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES by Arnold F. De Vera (2017 Edition)

March 16, 2017
ASEAN ECONOMIC INTEGRATION: SOLUTIONS TO LEGAL AND ECONOMIC CHALLENGES FOR THE PHILIPPINES

March 14, 2017
Prof. Florin Hilbay argues before the Supreme Court on Senator de Lima behalf, urges Senator's release.

February 15, 2017
"LEGAL METHOD ESSENTIALS 3.0" by Prof. Dante B. Gatmaytan, now available at the UP Law Center Book Room.

February 10, 2017
Danilo Concepcion steps in as 21st UP President.

February 2, 2017
PNP renews a Memorandum of Agreement with UP College of Law on legal education and training for police.

February 2, 2017
The Office of Legal Aid (OLA) received the Gawad Pangulo Award for Excellence in Public Service 2016.

January 10, 2017
UP Law wins 2017 Stetson Int'l Environmental Moot Court - Southeast Asian Regional Rounds.

January 5, 2017
Prof. Jay Batongbacal: PH "losing room for manoeuvrability" over West Philippine Sea.

December 9, 2016
Outline for the UP Law Center 2016-2017 Advanced Bar Review now available online.

November 28, 2016
Prof. John Molo offers free legal services for anti-Marcos protesters who were sexually harassed online.

November 16, 2016
Dean Danilo Concepcion voted as the 21st UP President.

December 9, 2016
Outline for the UP Law Center 2016-2017 Advanced Bar Review now available online.

December 9, 2016
Call for Associate Lawyer or Underbar Legal Assistant applicants for Jimeno, Cope and David Law Offices.

November 28, 2016
Prof. John Molo offers free legal services for anti-Marcos protesters who were sexually harassed online.

November 16, 2016
Dean Danilo Concepcion voted as the 21st UP President.

November 16, 2016
Dean Pacifico Agabin interviewed on the possible suspension of the writ of habeas corpus.

October 25, 2016
New Release: "Legal Education: The Search for its Strategic Center in Filipino Cultural Development" by Merlin Magallona

October 25, 2016
UP College of Law wins the 2016 National Moot Court Competition on International Humanitarian Law.

October 24, 2016
Prof. Jay Batongbacal: Presidents are not expected to make meaningless statements.

October 5, 2016
Prof. Batongbacal, Prof. La Viña: Former Defense Secretary Gazmin "duly authorized" to sign EDCA.

October 4, 2016
Forum on Federalism held in UP College of Law.

September 27, 2016
Event Announcement: Roundtable Discussion on the Data Privacy Act and Its Implementing Rules and Regulations.

September 21, 2016
Prof. Rowena Daroy-Morales, interviewed on Senate probe on extrajudicial killings.

August 18, 2016
UP Law Student Government calls for the immediate end of extrajudicial killings.

August 9, 2016
UP Red Cross Moot Team and UP Stetson Moot Team open for tryouts.

August 8, 2016
ANNOUNCEMENT 9th Foundation Course of the Paralegal Training Program now open for applications.

August 8, 2016
2016 UP College of Law Commencement Exercises Special Issue now online

August 5, 2015
Draft of the Philippine Code of Crimes: Book I now online for public comment.

July 28, 2016
UP College of Law Faculty Scholarship Series launched with “The Philippines in the International Law of the Sea”

July 22, 2016
Prof. Florin T. Hilbay responds to journalists' comments on decisions he made as Solicitor General.

July 14, 2016
Prof. Jay L. Batongbacal interviewed on Mornings@ANC regarding the South China Sea Arbitration.

July 13, 2016
Supreme Court Associate Justice Francis Jardeleza and former Solicitor General Professor Florin Hilbay: Favorable ruling by the Permanent Court of Arbitration as leverage in the Philippines' relations with China. The joint statement of the former Solicitors General is available here.

July 10, 2016
ICC Justice Prof. Raul Pangalangan: ASEAN countries can use ruling by an international court to make a stand on South China Sea disputes without hurting China.

July 13, 2016
Solicitors general under the Aquino administration say the ruling is 'a potent legal platform' for our 'goal of effectively asserting our maritime entitlements under UNCLOS.

International Criminal Court (ICC) Justice and Professor Raul Pangalangan said members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations could use this week’s ruling by an international court to make a stand on the South China Sea territorial disputes without hurting China.

Forum Report IILS Forum on GM Crops: Public Perception and Trade Regulation Practices

Forum Report IHR Roundtable Discussion on Good Conduct Time Allowance for Prisoners

Forum Report IHR Roundtable Discussion on Bridging the Racial Divide

Ombudsman Morales receives Doctor of Laws, honoris causa

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales: The Law is not an Instrument of Oppression

22 June 2016
The following passed the interview phase of the admissions process to the UP College of Law.

Announcement: List of Interview Passers qualified for admission (SY 2016-2017)

UP Law Student awarded by Queen Elizabeth II for work on Typhoon Yolanda.

6 June 2016
Announcement for those who passed the Law Aptitude Examination. (ADDITIONAL INFORMATION)

Please see the attached schedule for interviews of applicants for admissions to the College of Law.

To all incoming students (admitted and those scheduled for interview), kindly fill out this information sheet and follow the instructions provided therein.
Please return the accomplished form to the Office of the College Secretary, College of Law, ON OR BEFORE MAY 20, 2016.

UP grad and Inquirer scholar tops bar exams.

LAE ANNOUNCEMENT

For Interview LAE 2016-2017

The 8th Foundation Course of the UP Law Center Paralegal Training Program is open for registration until June 10, 2016.

Registration Procedure / Checklist for First Year Law Students AY 2016-2017

2016 Celebrating Class Announcements

2016 LAE RESULTS (Letter to LAE passers)

The UP College of Law commemorative watch is now available for only P2,999.

The Class of 1991 requests all the UP Law alumni to save this date: Friday, 25 November 2016, 7pm-12mn for the annual homecoming which will be held at Rizal Ballrooms A. B and C of Makati Shangri-la. 

UP BGC to open soon

Dean Tony La Viña of the ASG praises Professor Hilbay's work as the Solicitor General on the Poe disqualification cases.

UP LAW HOSTS 6TH APRU DEANS MEETING

UP IHR Spearheads Conference on Human Rights Mechanism of the ASEAN.

The UP LAW CENTER never issued a legal opinion on the citizenship of Senator Grace Poe.

LAW APTITUDE EXAMINATION (LAE)
Information Bulletin for AY 2016-2017

Speaker Feliciano Belmonte, Jr. stands with Dean Raul Pangalangan at the rostrum of the Plenary Hall of the House of Representatives last September 9th.

Professor Harry Roque represents fisherfolk who filed a complaint against the government of China has been filed before three bodies of the United Nations (UN) urging direct intervention and investigation of human rights violations.