News Archive

  • Friday, March 10, 2017
    In celebration of International Women’s Day last March 8, 2017, the Ateneo Law School (ALS) invited 4 women leaders from all spheres of life to share stories of their...
  • Monday, February 27, 2017
    This was the question raised at a forum organized by the Ateneo Human Rights (AHRC) in commemoration of the 31st anniversary of the People Power revolution. Held...
  • Saturday, January 14, 2017
    Children have the right to grow, survive, thrive, and fulfill their potential. But not every child is able to do so. A 2016 study, prepared by the International NGO...
  • Monday, November 28, 2016
    Arbitration is gaining ground as an alternative means of settling disputes. Not only does it provide swift resolution but even the Supreme Court has encouraged its use,...
  • Monday, November 28, 2016
    The Ateneo Legal Services Center (ALSC) conducted its first legal aid mission for school year 2016-2017 last October 23, 2016. The half-day activity was held...
  • Saturday, November 05, 2016
    November ushers in the holiday season: cooler temperatures, festive dinners, Christmas decorations, and carols. However, while most are raring to go holiday shopping,...
  • Friday, October 14, 2016
    The Ateneo Human Rights Center (AHRC) and students of the Ateneo Law School’s (ALS) International Human Rights Law class submitted a shadow report to the United Nations...
  • Thursday, October 13, 2016
    “Sali kayo please or else madi-dissolve kami”! (Please join or our group will be dissolved)” is not exactly a great sales pitch but the appeal to pity has been working...
  • Monday, October 10, 2016
    On August 31,  2016, Zambrano Gruba Caganda & Advincula Law Offices, with the cooperation of the Ateneo Center for Continuing Legal Education, Bernas Center for...
  • Monday, October 03, 2016
    Like most Filipinos, Ateneo Law School (ALS) Dean Sedfrey Candelaria’s knowledge of former student activist turned communist leader Jose Maria (Joma) Sison was only...
  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
    Recalling the act of defiance that triggered the civil rights movement in the United States in 1955, former senator Aquilino ‘Nene’ Pimentel, Jr. urged his audience of...
  • Friday, September 16, 2016
    For all its global economic success and technological advancements, Japan remains one of the most culturally homogeneous nations. The Japanese have a keen sense of who...
  • Thursday, September 01, 2016
    In 2013, the Philippines filed an arbitration case against China concerning maritime rights and entitlement of the South China Sea.  Three years later, on July 12,...
  • Wednesday, August 31, 2016
    For some law students, participating in a moot court — a simulated court proceeding where students present their oral arguments before an appellate court — is the...
  • Friday, July 22, 2016
    Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe called on the Ateneo Law School’s (ALS) Class of 2016 to keep their integrity intact even when the title of Attorney has been affixed to...