All posts tagged "Bar Association"
Puerto Rico Bar insists gov’s leaked chat is referred to special prosecutor
Says both the House and its own reports point to wrongdoing
- Posted July 25, 2019
Bar Association: House speaker must publish report on impeachment
Says it must take immediate action before 'situation' becomes more 'dangerous'
- Posted July 24, 2019
Puerto Rico Bar Association assesses legal basis to impeach governor
Report will be released publicly within 5 days
- Posted July 14, 2019
Puerto Rico Bar president denounces fiscal board’s labor requirements
Says it is ramping up its 'assault on workers' rights'
- Posted May 25, 2018
Tough job hunt for Puerto Rico’s young lawyers
Here’s why American Bar Association data show some of the island's law schools have highest percentage of unemployed 2017 grads
- Posted May 18, 2018
Lawyers Association Sues Government for Discrimination
SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico Lawyers Association filed Tuesday a request for a preliminary and permanent injunction against the Retirement System Administration for requiring attorneys to be members of the Puerto Rico Bar Association as a...
- Posted August 16, 2016
Bar Association Asks Governor to Join UN Decolonization Hearing
Bar president to request the initiation of a decolonization process
- Posted May 14, 2016
Bar Association Rejects Establishment of Fiscal Control Board
Against protection of creditor interests that "undermine the interests and welfare of the people of Puerto Rico"
- Posted April 22, 2016
Court to Take Up Appeal on Legality Services Taxation
Treasury has 20 days to present case
- Posted April 11, 2016
Bar Association Expects Favorable Supreme Court Ruling on Puerto Rico Bankruptcy Law
SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico Bar Association expects a favorable U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the local bankruptcy case, with Bar President Mark Anthony Bimbela stating, “It is essential the law can be implemented because the...
- Posted January 28, 2016