IPOPHL to hold 2018 MCLE seminar in September
The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines will be conducting its 2nd Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) seminar in September, in a bid to keep lawyers and the broader IP stakeholders of the current developments in intellectual property, as well as the impact of recently-passed legislation on IP.
English may be the universal language, but in terms of diversity, it doesn’t hold a candle to the Filipino tongue. Just for the single English word, “rice”, Filipinos have several variations: kanin,bigas,palay, and sinaing. If we include Filipino slang - sub-culture language like gay lingo, ‘street’ talk, and ‘jejemon’-speak to name a few, the richness of the Filipino imagination in communicating shines through.