On full blast! SC releases Bar 2019 coverage
The Supreme Court of the Philippines has released the Bar coverage for 2019. This year’s takers will still have to study for the 8 fundamental subjects of the Law with some special topics and practical exercises.
— Supreme Court PIO (@SCPh_PIO) March 27, 2019
The Bar 2019 will cover the Data Privacy Act and Public International Law. The Criminal Law syllabus also includes special laws such as Anti-Hazing law, Anti-Photo and Video Voyeurism Act of 2009, and the Cybercrime Prevention Act of 2012.
The practical exercises include drafting of demand and authorization letters, simple contracts, and judicial affidavits. This year’s Bar is also reformed as it will have 2 examiners per law subject and the honoraria of examiners are hiked up to 400 pesos for each candidate.