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[ANALYSIS | Point of Law] The lawyer's oath and frivolous cases

Sep 02, 2019 - 6:07 PM

Our rules should be amended to expressly provide for personal liability on the part of the lawyer or law firm behind the filing of frivolous cases

SC says LTO can release 700,000 license plates

Jan 23, 2018 - 7:35 PM

(UPDATED) Grace Poe, who chairs the Senate committee on public services, says the 700,000 license plates freed up for distribution 'will hardly make a dent on the demand'

DELAYED PLATES. A photo of one of the 11 container of license plates held at the Manila International Container Port. File photo from Bureau of Customs Public Information and Assistance Division

Sereno promises faster justice with e-courts

Jan 25, 2017 - 10:56 PM

The Chief Justice envisions a future where courts are fully digitized and can dispense justice in a shorter amount of time

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno calls out to the business community to continue supporting the Judiciary in its judicial reform initiatives during the 68th Management Association of the Philippines (M.A.P.) Inaugural Meeting and Induction of Officers at the Peninsula Manila in Makati City on January 25, 2017. Photo by Supreme Court PIO.

Gov't only averages 200,000 homes per year – Robredo

Sep 07, 2016 - 3:58 PM

While housing is a basic need the sector has not received enough funds to effectively address the volume of homeless families in the country Vice President Leni Robredo tells senators at a budget briefing

Robredo eyes private partnership to address housing backlog

Jul 12, 2016 - 8:27 PM

The Vice President who is also the new housing chief says this will allow families to afford houses while private firms also earn

INCLUSIVE GROWTH. Vice President Leni Robredo attends the BusinessWorld Economic Forum at the Shangri-La at The Fort, Manila. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President

K to 12 and beyond: A look back at Aquino's 10-point education agenda

Jun 24, 2016 - 7:10 PM

In 2010 President Benigno Aquino III proposed 10 ways to fix basic education in the country Did he fulfill his campaign promise?

No 'headaches' in education for next admin, says Aquino

Jul 27, 2015 - 9:45 PM

President Benigno Aquino III reports about backlogs that have been addressed and programs that help bring children back to school

NO BACKLOGS. Students participate in an activity during the opening of classes at the President Corazon C. Aquino Elementary School in Quezon City. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Philippines pushes to clear massive court backlog

Oct 16, 2014 - 7:11 PM

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno says she would hire more trial court judges resolve cases in days when possible and press authorities to enforce court rulings

Back to school for 20.9M public school students

Jun 02, 2014 - 6:55 AM

Aside from Yolanda rehabilitation efforts the education department is also working on ways to mitigate a common problem of schools in urban areas: overcrowding

Aquino: No more classroom backlog

Feb 03, 2014 - 3:20 PM

As much as possible the President says the demands of the k 12 program should not be passed on for the next administration meet

NO BACKLOG. President Aquino says his administration has erased the 66,800 backlog of classrooms it inherited from the previous administration. Malacañang Photo Bureau

COA: 2012 classroom construction target short by 72%

Jan 23, 2014 - 11:23 PM

UPDATED DepEd says their target date in closing classroom backlogs is May 2013 since they follow the school calendar not the fiscal year

File photo by Rappler