2022 Bar exam question on seafarer’s disability benefits claims

ATTY. DENNIS GORECHO 11/22/2022

Can a seafarer be entitled to compensation for disability benefits if he finished his employment contract? This is one of the questions included in the 2022 Bar Examinations for Labor Law and Social Legislations. Marino, a seafarer,…

Rama to November 2022 Bar takers: ‘Pray and master the law’

Wenilyn B. Sabalo 11/09/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City Mayor Michael Rama who is a lawyer by profession,  emphasized the power of prayers and diligence when asked for his advice to the November 2022 Bar examinations takers. In a press…

No road closures, no blowing of horns in Cebu City test centers for Bar Exams 2022

Morexette Marie B. Erram 11/07/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – No blowing of horns. No road closures. These were just some of the measures the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO) has prepared for the upcoming Bar Examinations 2022 which will begin this Wednesday,…

Retaking the bar exam

ATTY. DENNIS GORECHO 04/20/2022

Grieve and take the bar exam again. This is the advice given by 2020/21 bar exam chairman Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic Leonen  to the 3,549 who did not make it for the passers list.  “Accept it as a challenge. That…

FACES OF CEBU: Angelique Mhar Bilagantol, aspiring lawyer

Morexette Marie B. Erram 02/13/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Despite the hurdles and delays, the recently concluded Bar Examinations was the #BestBarEver for Angelique Mhar Bilagantol. Angelique is an aspiring lawyer. Born and raised in Surigao City, the 25-year-old flew and stayed…

No salubong for the #BestBarEver2020_21

ATTY. DENNIS GORECHO 02/08/2022

#BestBarEver2020_21 became one of the trending hashtag as aspiring lawyers trooped to different locations nationwide to take the bar exams last February 4 and 6, 2022. This year’s bar is dubbed as the “best bar ever” because…

Cebu City gov’t, power utilities on standby for Bar exams

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu City is fully prepared for the Bar examinations in three universities here starting tomorrow, February 4, until Sunday, February 6, 2022. This is the first time the Bar exams will be happening…

COVID-19 crushes dreams of some Bar examinees

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/03/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Manuel (not his real name) is a fire arson investigator for the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) in a local government unit (LGU) in Cebu island and is supposed to take the Bar…

Some Bar takers in Cebu City test positive for COVID-19, may be barred from taking exams

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/02/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Bar takers who proved positive to the antigen tests today, February 2, 2022, are in limbo as to whether they can take the Bar exams or not. Some of the Bar candidates who…

Bar examinees to undergo antigen testing on Feb. 2

Delta Dyrecka Letigio 02/01/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines —  In preparation for the Bar examinations on February 4 and 6, 2022, in Cebu City, all examinees are required to take antigen tests on February 2. This is to ensure that they are…

Bar Exams in the time of COVID19 pandemic

ATTY. DENNIS GORECHO 02/01/2022

Prayers will not save you in the bar exams. “Do not write a mantra, motto, prayer to deities or saints, special plea addressed to the examiner or the Bar Chairperson, or any other such extraneous text,” Supreme…

SC tells bar examinees to go on self-quarantine

Marlon Ramos 01/11/2022

The Supreme Court has directed those who will be taking the bar exams this month to undergo self-quarantine starting on Monday as part of the health and safety protocols against COVID-19. Associate Justice Marvic Leonen, chair of…

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