MARLAW organized a breakfast media forum last august 14,2017 Tapatan sa Aristocrat at Aristocrat malate on the issues of sea accidents, sea safety and oilspills. Hosted by veteran journalist Melo Acuna
Guimaras Oil Spill is the biggest disaster of its kind so far in Philippine history. To date, or after eleven (11) years after the incident, however, the claimants continue to be economically dislocated while the environment continues to suffer the effects of the oil spill.
The Maritime Law Association (Marlaw), together with PortCalls, organized a conference tackling changes in the maritime environment, last February 24, 2017 at The Bayleaf Intramuros. The conference, with the theme “Sea of Change”, discussed key developments in the maritime sector, including those related to ports, customs and the regulatory environment. Speakers include MARINA Administrator Marcial Amaro, PPA general manager Atty. Jay Daniel Santiago, Atty. Pete Aguilar of PISA, IBP national president Atty. Ade Fajardo, Atty. Agaton Uvero, Atty. Ferdinand Nague, Atty. Jorge Franco Sarmiento, MMP’s Merle Jimenez San Pedro.