FOR THE MCLE ACCREDITED PROVIDERS IN THE CONDUCT OF MCLE APPROVED
No. 01, s. 2002]
copies of the application for approval of MCLE activity/program
(MCLE For, 02) shall be filed with the MCLE office 45 days prior to the
presentation of the activity. The
MCLE office is located n the 4th Floor, IBP Building, 15
Julia Vargas Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City. Application
shall include the Program Agenda/Announcement brochures with program
Curriculum Vitae of each of the Speakers; and a summary of each lecture
and its subject classification under Rule 2, Bar Matter 850 and under
Banc Resolution of the Supreme Court dated 15 January 2002, to wit:
and Pre-Trial Skills
on Substantive and Procedural
Writing and Oral Advocacy
Law and International
and the Law
Reforms in Specific Areas of Law
as a Means of Social Control
venue shall be suitable for a legal education activity, adequate to
the expected number of participants, accessible to a public
system, and free from any disturbances.
the approval of the application, the MCLE Office shall issue a sample
the Attendance Form and of the Evaluation Form to the Provider for
and distribution to the lawyer-participants before the start of the
the end of the program, the participants/attendees shall individually
their Attendance to the Program Monitor. No
credit units shall be awarded to an attendee who fails to submit his
Form to the Program Monitor.
Provider should avoid scheduling the activity on a religious holiday.
MCLE activities shall be conducted substantially as announced and
to the Committee (with respect to the date, time venue, assigned
topics, and the subjects of the lectures or activities). The
MCLE Committee should be informed in advance and in writing of any
from the information in the Application Form (MCLE Form 02).
Provider shall encourage the speaker/lecturer to use visual
for a more lively presentation and to generate interest among the
Provider shall give the hand-outs/reading materials to the participants
before the start of the lecture.
an approved day-long activity, the Provider shall consider coffee
(at least one in the morning and one in the afternoon) to give the
some time to stretch-out, relax, and be ready for the succeeding
Provider shall allow, without prior notice, the MCLE Committee or its
representative to monitor any approved activity.
case of cancellation of an activity without sufficient advance notice
the Committee, the Provider shall reimburse the transportation and
expenses that may have been incurred by the MCLE Representative to
Provider shall furnish a numbered Identification Card/Name Tag to all
participants and require them to wear the same at all times during the
activity/program to enable the Monitor to check the ingress and egress
of participants from the room while an activity is in
participant must leave with the Monitor his Name Tag whenever he leaves
the lecture hall. The
Monitor shall note therein the time of egress and ingress.
to the start of the program, the Provider shall request the
to read and follow the guidelines for Participants printed on the back
of the attendance form.
30 days after each MCLE activity, the Provider shall submit a report
a summary of the program, its evaluation of the program, lecturers, an
alphabetical listing of attendees with their corresponding IBP Number
Number in the Roll of Attorneys, and pay the activity/program fee of
per participant/attendee per day of activity, including repetitions of
the same program. The
provider shall reconcile its list of participants with that of the
Monitor based on the attendance forms submitted.
educational institutions, offices, and IBP Chapters accredited as MCLE
Providers, shall pay to the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education
a fee of P500.00 per day of MCLE activity/program, payable upon the
of the application for approval of the activity/program (MCLE Form
fees shall be assessed by the treasurer of the MCLE in writing and
be paid to the cashier of the Supreme Court of the Philippines, Padre
Street, Ermita, Manila.
MCLE Committee shall compute the credit units earned by a participant
the basis of “one credit unit for every hour of lecture actually
rounded to the nearest quarter of an hour.”
THIS 12TH day of August 2002, in Pasig City, Metro Manila,
S. PILANDO, JR.