The IBP advises the House committee to file a petition for certiorari before the High Court if it doesn't agree with the CA
Reacting to reports of martial law abuses in Marawi from Lanao del Sur lawyers, the Palace says such concerns will be 'quickly addressed' by President Rodrigo Duterte
The Integrated Bar of the Philippines in Lanao del Sur says it is 'utterly shocked' by the 'sheer magnitude' of abuses against innocent civilians in Marawi
The Integrated Bar of the Philippines and the Supreme Court have disbarred lawyers before for having extramarital affairs
But President Rodrigo Duterte still discourages the filing of an impeachment complaint against Vice President Leni Robredo
The Integrated Bar of the Philippines says Duterte's statements criticizing lawyers of drug suspects creates a dangerous 'chilling effect'
The President also offers dinner and Cabinet posts to his human rights critics
'Today it is Attorney Bato. Tomorrow it might be you or your loved one. Let us not be silent,' says the former president of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines-Leyte as he condemned the killing of the counsel of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr
Trixie Cruz-Angeles was the lawyer for Oakwood mutineer Nicanor Faeldon, and most recently, defended expelled members of the Iglesia ni Cristo in their cases against the church
(UPDATED) The lawyers' organization says the President violated the Constitution by disregarding one of the shortlists submitted by the Judicial and Bar Council. Malacañang maintains the legality of the appointments.
Supreme Court justices vote 12-2 to temporarily stop the contract between the Comelec and Smartmatic for the repair of vote-counting machines
'A lawyer president, after a hiatus of 30 years,' Vice President Jejomar Binay refers to himself before the Integrated Bar of the Philippines
Binay slams the Ombudsman, DILG, and DOJ for 'brazenly ignoring the lawful court order' on the suspension of his son, Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin 'Junjun' Binay
The Supreme Court adopts the recommendation of the Integrated Bar 'that contracting a marriage during the subsistence of a previous one amounts to grossly immoral conduct'
The Integrated Bar of the Philippines says the contract is illegal because the Comelec did not subject it to public bidding
The lawyer also promises to return to Camp Aguinaldo one day, even after the military filed a disbarment case against him for entering a restricted area in its headquarters in October
'His apologies are accepted but he should still be held accountable,' the AFP says
The Integrated Bar of the Philippines asks the Supreme Court to halt the regulation or the law profession might be seen as a 'mere trade or moneymaking endeavor'
The Integrated Bar of the Philippines says the Palace committed grave abuse of discretion when it implemented DAP
Only 5 months as chief justice, she is being asked to resign by some lawyers. Her every move is being watched, even as she tries to heal division in the Supreme Court.
It’s up to the members of the bar to make the choice—and improve public confidence in the legal profession
An IBP official says amending the rules shows accommodation of a 'favorite' candidate for the post of chief justice
JBC members say the vote to suspend the rules should be unanimous
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima once opposed a proposal to relax rules on disqualifying aspirants to the judiciary
The decision of the IBP has far-reaching implications on the move of the Judicial and Bar Council
The Judicial and Bar Council will decide today on its final nominees for chief justice
Justice Secretary Leila de Lima makes a last-minute bid to stop her disqualification from the chief justice race
(UPDATED) This puts at risk her nomination for chief justice. The Judicial and Bar Council will now have to decide whether or not to disqualify her.
The Supreme Court rules that Congress should only have one representative in the Judicial and Bar Council, but this doesn't address the council's inherent problems
De Lima files a motion for a quick resolution of the complaints against her
Legal experts and even the JBC have contrasting views
But the SC, on its own, can decide on the disbarment cases against De Lima
18 nominees have said no to the race for the highest position in the judiciary
Based on a list provided by the JBC on June 19, there are now 45 nominees for the post of chief justice
Corona has sought the inhibition of Sereno in a case involving his impeachment trial
Roan Libarios said Corona will lose moral ascendancy if he does not face the prosecution on May 23