CrimLaw Updates from the Chief Justice

February 28, 2020

Chief Justice Diosdado M. Peralta gives updates in Criminal Law to Court of Appeals (CA) lawyers stationed in Visayas and Mindanao during the Cebu leg of the Continuing Legal Education Program for Court Attorneys of the Court of Appeals. The Chief Justice was the final speaker during the two-day seminar for CA Court Attorneys held at Bai Hotel, Mandaue City, Cebu on February 27-28, 2020. Organized by the SC, through its education arm, the Philippine Judicial Academy (PHILJA), and in coordination with the CA, the Program also gave the CA lawyers updates in Commercial Law, Labor Law, Civil Law, Remedial Law, and Practical Exercises in Legal and Judicial Ethics. There was also a discussion on TheRule of Procedure for Small Claims Cases which was presented by CA Justice Fernanda Lampas-Peralta. (Caption by Jay B. Rempillo, Photo by Francisco S. Gutierrez)