In this last quarter, the following activities rounded up the Academy’s programs for 2013: the 68th Orientation Seminar-Workshop for Newly Appointed Judges (Tagaytay City); two batches of the Career Enhancement Program for First Level Clerks of Court in Region IV (Tagaytay City); two Development Program Seminars for Court Legal Researchers in Regions II and VI held in the cities of Baguio and Tagaytay, respectively; two lectures in partnership with the Metrobank Foundation by way of the Academic Excellence Lecture Series in the Judiciary at the De La Salle University-Taft where Dr. Antonio G. M. La Viña spoke on Environmental Law; and the 10th Professorial Chair Lecture on “Internationalization of Philippine Territory: The Question of Boundaries” by Dean Merlin M. Magallona in the UP College of Law Auditorium in Diliman, Quezon City.

Issue 13-07 July 2013
Judges: Gross Misconduct

Section 1, Canon 2 of the New code of judicial conduct for the Philippine judiciary states that “judges shall ensure that not only is their conduct above reproach, but that it is perceived to be so in the view of a reasonable observer.”


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