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Inquirier.net
IBP lawyers willing to defend Palparan for freeRetired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. RAFFY LERMA/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO MALOLOS,
IBP lawyers willing to defend Palparan for free
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. RAFFY LERMA/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO MALOLOS, Bulacan—The Central Luzon chapter of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) said its members were offering their services for free to detained retired Maj. Gen.... Read more
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Asian journal
H-1B Visa 101SINCE it is practically “H-1B season” once again, this is an appropriate time t
H-1B Visa 101
Asian journal / Posted 2 days ago
SINCE it is practically “H-1B season” once again, this is an appropriate time to discuss the H-1B visa applications. The USCIS will start accepting new H-1B quota- based applications on April 1, 2016 for the fiscal year 2017. For these applications,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palparan says he’s too poor to pay lawyerRetired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. RAFFY LERMA/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO CITY OF
Palparan says he’s too poor to pay lawyer
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. RAFFY LERMA/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO CITY OF MALOLOS—The court hearing the kidnapping and illegal detention charges against detained retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. assigned him a temporary lawyer on Thursday... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Palparan appears without counsel, rejects gov’t lawyers – BulatlatWithout a defense counsel, the court proceedings against Retired Major General
Palparan appears without counsel, rejects gov’t lawyers – Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 4 days ago
Without a defense counsel, the court proceedings against Retired Major General Jovito Palparan Jr. could be declared null and void. MALOLOS, Bulacan – Retired Maj. Gen. Jovito Palparan Jr. appeared without a lawyer in the hearing today, Feb. 4, at... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
IBP Clarifies relation with HWPLWednesday, 3 February 2016, 11:31 amPress Release: The Integrated Bar of the Ph
IBP Clarifies relation with HWPL
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Wednesday, 3 February 2016, 11:31 amPress Release: The Integrated Bar of the PhilippinesIBP Clarifies relation with Heavenly Culture World Peace Restoration of Light (HWPL) In the news under the tile, “HWPL Peace... Read more
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Inquirier.net
IBP offers to help Ombudsman prosecute corrupt polsCITY OF MALOLOS—The 66,000-strong Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) has v
IBP offers to help Ombudsman prosecute corrupt pols
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
CITY OF MALOLOS—The 66,000-strong Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) has volunteered to help the Office of Ombudsman prosecute corrupt politicians by providing free manpower for its fact-finding investigations. In a statement, Jose dela Rama... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
HWPL Peace Delegation’s peace tour in Philippines has been proceeding for eight full days, reaching its curtain call today on Ja
HWPL Peace Delegation’s peace tour in Philippines
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
has been proceeding for eight full days, reaching its curtain call today on January 29. HWPL Chairman Man Hee Lee and the peace delegation had peace talks with Mayor Ronnel Rivera of General Santos... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Another job accomplishedAbout two years ago, I wrote, in this column, that my dad, Justice Hilarion Lol
Another job accomplished
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
About two years ago, I wrote, in this column, that my dad, Justice Hilarion Lolarga Aquino, was winding up his term as pioneer chair of the Legal Education Board, the regulatory agency of all law schools. It turns out that he stayed on for two more... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
‘CHARGE DOUBLE DRAGON’: Ferry terminal firm faces criminal rapTHE ILOILO City Prosecutor’s Office found probable cause to file criminal charg
‘CHARGE DOUBLE DRAGON’: Ferry terminal firm faces criminal rap
The Daily Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
THE ILOILO City Prosecutor’s Office found probable cause to file criminal charges against Double Dragon Properties Corp. (Double Dragon) and the Iloilo-Guimaras Ferry Terminal Corp. (GIFTC) for allegedly violating building code provisions in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Teachers get P2,000 hike in poll honorariumMANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) announced yesterday
Teachers get P2,000 hike in poll honorarium
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) announced yesterday that members of the Board of Election Inspectors (BEIs) in the May 9 polls would get an additional P2,000 in honorarium. In a press conference for the Memorandum of... Read more
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Sun Star
Malilong: Lawyer’s sad experience with BinayVICE President Jejomar Binay was spotted, with his son, former Makati City mayo
Malilong: Lawyer’s sad experience with Binay
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
VICE President Jejomar Binay was spotted, with his son, former Makati City mayor Junjun, at the opening mass of the 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) inside the Plaza Independencia last Sunday. After hearing mass, he took communion and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC resumes oral arguments on Poe disqualification today The Supreme Court (SC) resumes this afternoon (Jan. 26) its hearing of oral a
SC resumes oral arguments on Poe disqualification today
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
The Supreme Court (SC) resumes this afternoon (Jan. 26) its hearing of oral arguments on two cases that challenged the Commission on Elections’ (Comelec) disqualification of Sen. Grace Poe as a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
IEC opens in CebuSignaling the start of the quadrennial event, the eight-day 51st International
IEC opens in Cebu
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
Signaling the start of the quadrennial event, the eight-day 51st International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) opened Sunday in Cebu City, with a high mass celebrated at the Plaza Independencia by 66-year-old Papal Legate Cardinal Charles Maung Bo of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC decision installing Rep. Velasco is immediately executory — former Chief Justice tells Belmonte Former Chief Justice Artemio V. Panganiban said yesterday the decision of the
SC decision installing Rep. Velasco is immediately executory — former Chief Justice tells Belmonte
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chief Justice Artemio V. Panganiban said yesterday the decision of the Supreme Court (SC) on the case of Rep. Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco “should... Read more
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Rappler
FAST FACTS: Who are the new 6 Sandiganbayan justices?NEW JUDGES. Aquino announces the appointment of 6 new Sandiganbayan Associate J
FAST FACTS: Who are the new 6 Sandiganbayan justices?
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
NEW JUDGES. Aquino announces the appointment of 6 new Sandiganbayan Associate Justices. File photo from AFP MANILA, Philippines – President Benigno Aquino III appointed on Monday, January 25, 6 new Sandiganbayan associate justices. The... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SC resumes oral arguments on Poe’s DQ cases (MB File) Senator Grace Poe shows his document during the press conference at
SC resumes oral arguments on Poe’s DQ cases
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
(MB File) Senator Grace Poe shows his document during the press conference at the senate building on the issue of his disqualification on the 2nd division of the Comelec.( Photo by Ali Vicoy) The Supreme... Read more
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Asian journal
Supreme Court to hear and review the expanded DACA and DAPA caseON 1/19/2016, the US Supreme Court granted the writ of certiorari filed by the
Supreme Court to hear and review the expanded DACA and DAPA case
Asian journal / Posted 14 days ago
ON 1/19/2016, the US Supreme Court granted the writ of certiorari filed by the Obama Administration in the case United States, et al. v Texas. This means that the Supreme Court, in its discretion, has decided to review this particular case. (The... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Speaker urged to enforce SC ruling installing Velasco as Marinduque lawmakerMANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives should enforce the Supreme C
Speaker urged to enforce SC ruling installing Velasco as Marinduque lawmaker
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives should enforce the Supreme Court’s ruling installing Lord Allan Jay Velasco, the runnerup in the 2013 congressional race in Marinduque as the legitimate lawmaker for the province, two legal experts... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Speaker must obey Supreme Court, not House panel, say lawyersTHE HOUSE of Representatives should enforce the Supreme Court’s ruling installi
Speaker must obey Supreme Court, not House panel, say lawyers
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
THE HOUSE of Representatives should enforce the Supreme Court’s ruling installing Lord Allan Jay Velasco, the runner-up in the 2013 congressional race in Marinduque, as the legitimate lawmaker for the province, two legal experts have said. In an... Read more
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Inquirier.net
House urged to swear in Velasco as Marinduque solonTHE House of Representatives is obliged to implement the Supreme Court’s order
House urged to swear in Velasco as Marinduque solon
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
THE House of Representatives is obliged to implement the Supreme Court’s order to swear in Lord Allan Jay Q. Velasco and include his name in its Roll of Members representing the lone district of Marinduque, lawyers said. Former Integrated Bar of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
New corruption probe on Binay a waste of time – lawyerTHE revival of investigation into the alleged corrupt practices of Vice Preside
New corruption probe on Binay a waste of time – lawyer
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
THE revival of investigation into the alleged corrupt practices of Vice President Jejomar Binay would be a waste of time and resources, a lawyer said, Former Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) president Vicente Joyas said “there will be... Read more
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Rappler
Supreme Court justices raise doubts on Poe’s residencyIN COURT. (L-R) Susan Roces, presidential candidate Sen. Grace Poe, and vice-pr
Supreme Court justices raise doubts on Poe’s residency
Rappler / Posted 19 days ago
IN COURT. (L-R) Susan Roces, presidential candidate Sen. Grace Poe, and vice-presidential candidate Sen. Francis Escudero at the Supreme Court, January 19, 2016. Photo by Ben Nabong / Rappler MANILA, Philippines – The residency of presidential... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino’s classmate leads JBC short listJUSTICE Secretary Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa and Commission on Audit former Chair
Aquino’s classmate leads JBC short list
Inquirier.net / Posted 21 days ago
JUSTICE Secretary Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa and Commission on Audit former Chair Grace Pulido-Tan are among the Judicial and Bar Council’s (JBC) five nominees to the Supreme Court seat vacated by Justice Martin Villarama Jr. who retired last... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SC disbars lawyer for ‘dishonesty,’ orders him to return P1.3M in docket fees to clientMANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court has ordered the disbarment of a lawyer
SC disbars lawyer for ‘dishonesty,’ orders him to return P1.3M in docket fees to client
Inquirier.net / Posted 22 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court has ordered the disbarment of a lawyer for failing to account for the P1.3 million in docket fees that he collected from his client and entering into a compromise agreement without the client’s... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Corona prosecutor named Comelec lead counsel vs PoeMANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Friday announced
Corona prosecutor named Comelec lead counsel vs Poe
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Friday announced Comelec Commissioner Arthur Lim to be the lead counsel in the disqualification cases filed against presidential aspirant Sen. Grace Poe before the Supreme Court... Read more
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Rappler
Corona prosecutor is Comelec’s lead counsel vs Grace PoeLEAD COUNSEL. Comelec Commissioner Arthur Lim, the poll body's lead counsel in
Corona prosecutor is Comelec’s lead counsel vs Grace Poe
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
LEAD COUNSEL. Comelec Commissioner Arthur Lim, the poll body's lead counsel in the cases filed by Senator Grace Poe, once served as a private prosecutor in the impeachment trial of then chief justice Renato Corona. File photo by Joel... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Robredo for women empowerment/ Who is Rowena Guanzon?Economic empowerment through the creation of livelihood opportunities is the ke
Robredo for women empowerment/ Who is Rowena Guanzon?
Pilipino Star / Posted 28 days ago
Economic empowerment through the creation of livelihood opportunities is the key to eliminating or at least curtailing abuse and violence against women. This was the formula that Camarines Sur Congresswoman Leni Robredo said, was used with great... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Justice seeking SC seat denies taking bribeA COURT of Appeals (CA) justice has denied Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV’s claim th
Justice seeking SC seat denies taking bribe
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
A COURT of Appeals (CA) justice has denied Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV’s claim that he and another magistrate received a P50-million bribe to issue a temporary restraining order (TRO) blocking the Ombudsman’s suspension of Makati City Mayor Junjun... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CA justices: SC backing of TRO on Junjun suspension belies Trillanes bribe rapsTHE Supreme Court’s decision affirming a Court of Appeals’ ruling that stopped
CA justices: SC backing of TRO on Junjun suspension belies Trillanes bribe raps
Inquirier.net / Posted 29 days ago
THE Supreme Court’s decision affirming a Court of Appeals’ ruling that stopped the implementation of the first suspension order against former Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay in effect vindicated the appeals court’s justices accused of... Read more
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Asian journal
Steps to employment-based immigrant petitionsTHERE are 140,000 employment-based immigrant visas available yearly and these e
Steps to employment-based immigrant petitions
Asian journal / Posted 30 days ago
THERE are 140,000 employment-based immigrant visas available yearly and these employment-based immigrant visa are divided into five preference categories: Priority Workers (E1); Professionals Holding Advanced Degrees and Persons of Exceptional... Read more
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Inquirier.net
No ‘utang na loob’ for this applicant to the SCHe vowed not be swayed by utang na loob (debt of gratitude) and would serve as
No ‘utang na loob’ for this applicant to the SC
Inquirier.net / Posted 1 months ago
He vowed not be swayed by utang na loob (debt of gratitude) and would serve as a neutral judge if appointed to the judiciary. But this early, Justice Secretary Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa, touted to be the front-runner for the upcoming Supreme Court... Read more
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