ACCESS Online Synchronous MCLE Lecture Series 1 - ACCESS MCLE


MCLE Lecture Series 1

Day 1: October 1, 2021 (Friday)

TimeSubjectTopicLecturerCredit Units
8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m.Trial and Pre-trial SkillsInquest ProceedingsPros. Mario Luna
10:15a.m. – 12:15p.m.Updates on Substantive and Procedural LawsA Revisit of Most-Recent Controversial Court Cases on BIR Assessments and Taxpayer’s Defenses: An Appreciation of Basic Taxpayer’s Rights and RemediesAtty. Willie Santiago
1:00p.m. – 3:00p.m.MCLE Prescribed Subject-Law and EconomicsAll About TRAIN Law and CREATE LawAtty. Nelson Gargoles
3:15p.m. – 4:45p.m.Alternative Dispute Resolution Domestic Arbitration for Dummeies (aka the Dad Course)Atty. Christine Florete1.5 
4:45p.m. – 6:15p.m.Alternative Dispute ResolutionResolving Land Disputes through ADR: Grassroots Challenges and PotentialsDean Rodel Taton1.5 

Day 2: October 2, 2021 (Saturday)

TimeSubjectTopicLecturerCredit Units
8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m.MCLE Prescribed Subjects-International Legal ProcessesInternational and Foreign Remedies for Corruption and Human Rights ViolationsDean Jose Manuel Diokno
10:15a.m. – 12:15p.m.Trial and Pre-trial SkillsPreparing and Trying a Criminal Case under the Revised Guidelines on Continuous TrialDean Jose Manuel Diokno
1:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.Legal and Judicial EthicsNotarial RulesJudge Theresa Dizon
4:15p.m. – 6:15p.m.Legal Writing and Oral AdvocacyLegal WritingAtty. Michelle Sabitsana

Day 3: October 8, 2021 (Friday)

TimeSubjectTopicLecturerCredit Units
8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m.Alternative Dispute ResolutionMediating in Courts and the 2020 Guidelines in the Conduct of CAM and JDR in Civil CasesAtty. Araceli Habaradas
10:15a.m. – 12:15p.m.Updates on Substantive and Procedural LawsUpdates on Family LawAtty. Teresita Cruz
1:00p.m. – 4:00p.m.Legal and Judicial EthicsLegal Ethics in the Technology AgeAtty. Geronimo Sy
4:15p.m. – 6:15p.m.MCLE Prescribed Subject-International Legal ProcessesInternational Sports Law and ProcedureAtty. Toni Verano

Day 4: October 9, 2021 (Saturday)

TimeSubjectTopicLecturerCredit Units
8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m.International Law and International ConventionsThe South China Sea Arbitration: Settlement of Disputes under UNCLOS vis-à-vis General International LawAtty. Fretti Ganchoon
10:15a.m. – 12:15p.m.Legal Writing and Oral AdvocacyThink Better, Write Better: An Enduring Challenge to the Modern LawyerAtty. Aliakhbar Jumrani
1:00p.m. – 2:30p.m.Updates on Substantive and Procedural LawsUpdates on Anti-Graft and Related Laws and JurisprudenceAsst. Ombudsman Leilanie Bernadette Cabras1.5 
2:30p.m. – 4:00p.m.Updates on Substantive and Procedural LawsKey Food Safety Laws of the PhilippinesAtty. Carina Bayon1.5 
4:15p.m. – 6:15p.m.Updates on Substantive and Procedural LawsA Run-Through on the Important Amendments to the Rules of Civil Procedure(Fmr.) Judge Marjorie Uyengco-Nolasco

Registration is now closed. Please join lecture series in November and December.