UP LAW FACULTY

UP LAW FACULTY

Assistant Professor

Solomon F. LUMBA

sflumba@yahoo.com
(+632) 8 920 5514 loc 415

EDUCATION

University of the Philippines, Bachelor of Elementary Education, Major in Special Education (1994)

University of the Philippines, Bachelor of Laws (2001), Cum Laude

PROFILE

Solomon Lumba is an Assistant Professor at the University of the Philippines College of Law. At present, his main research interest is philosophy, particularly, the enhancement of Western philosophical thought through the epistemo-ontolo-moral framework of Buddhism. The purpose is to further societal happiness through an improved foundational understanding of legal theory, human rights, legal ethics, property law, and socio-economic and political structures.

 

Apart from purely academic pursuits, Prof. Lumba also engages in select public interest advocacy. He has consulted for the government and NGOs on matters relating to the right to information, legal accountability of international financial institutions, transnational crime, financial securities, water privatization and regulatory codification.

PUBLICATIONS

Articles

Author, Understanding Facial Challenges, Philippine Law Journal, Volume 89, No. 3, 2015

Author, Taxonomy of Suits, Philippine Law Journal, Volume 86, No. 3, 2012

Author, The Philippines Archipelagic Baselines Law, Journal of East Asia and International Law, Volume 2 No. 1, (Spring 2009)

Author, The Philippines-Manila Declaration of Green Industry in Asia: A Commitment to Sustainable Development, 2 J. E. Asia Int’l L. 538 (2009).

Author, The Problem of Standing, Philippine Law Journal, Volume 83, No. 3, (January 2009)

COURSES TAUGHT

Legal Theory

Property

Persons and Family Relations

Obligations and Contracts

Torts and Damages

Agency and Partnership

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