Great switch! Law students react to all-JD rule
It seems like the Legal Education Board’s new memorandum on giving out all Juris Doctor degrees to law students is getting a positive response. Many aspiring abogados reacted positively to its immediate implementation.
Yehey, Juris Doctor na rin kahit walang thesis. Mehehe https://t.co/7wyTIUImQK
— CC 🏰 (@caaamscastillo) December 4, 2018
One abogado aspirant rejoiced over the fact that he does not need to do a thesis. He noted that there are two types of JDs anyway: thesis and non-thesis.
The "Great Migration". https://t.co/b3MByPVIOb
— CrlJson (@crl_json) December 4, 2018
Another law student even called the big switch as the “Great Migration” to further impress the importance of the new development.
Juris Doctor huh? At least wala paring thesis hehehe https://t.co/vnLN0P0Jp3
— 𝓫𝓲𝓼𝓮𝓷𝓽𝓮✨ (@Tangkaaaaaad) December 4, 2018
This aspiring abogado seems to be quite satisfied with getting a JD. It seems like most of them are not too keen about doing a thesis in law school.
LEBMO No. 19-2018!
➡️No more Ll.B. effective this semester.
➡️All Ll.B. graduates can have their diplomas reissued with JD reflected.
➡️There will be two kinds of JD: Thesis and Non-Thesis. pic.twitter.com/OM7VAMnx78
— YLS (@YourLawyerSays) December 4, 2018
Your Lawyer Says, on the other hand, broke it down for most people. He talked about the non-issuance of LLB, issuance of diplomas to now reflect JD and that there are two types of JD diplomas now.
J.D. na kami starting next sem.
– LEB Memo No. 19 pic.twitter.com/6Sev3fYs2V
— Hail to the Chiefs! (@Hail2DChief) December 4, 2018
Finally, an Arellano Law student proclaimed that by next semester, they will be receiving their JD following the instruction of the LEB.
It seems like all is good in the hood!