Tagged: legal

Law Juan: A Handy App for Lawyers on the Go

The problem with being lawyer is that people think we are walking legal encyclopaedias. How many times have we been ambushed with legal queries during parties? In my experience, once I am introduced as...

3 WAYS TO LEGALLY GET AWAY WITH MURDER

3 WAYS TO LEGALLY GET AWAY WITH MURDER

Believe it or not, there are several provisions in various Philippine laws that actually allow people to get away with murder.  Here are three (3) of them.

Suit vs. Barong

The Suit vs. The Barong

Here in the Philippines, the word “lawyer” is usually associated with an old man wearing a Barong Tagalog. Although I truly believe that the “old guy” part is a misconception (as majority of the...

Don Carlo Ybanez - Trial Trendy - Cover

What is Trial Trendy?

Lawyers are probably the most stereotyped persons in the entire world. Here in the Philippines, lawyers are always pictured as old, non-smiling, big-bellied individuals wearing crumpled barongs and holding large leather briefcases. Most believe that lawyers...