8th Annual Report
Retired Chief Justice Artemio V. Panganiban and Ateneo Law School Dean Sedfrey Candelaria

8th Annual Report

(January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018)   I. Introduction Officially established on October 27, 2011, the Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity is now on its seventh year of operation.  Led by its Board of Trustees — namely Retired Chief Justice (CJ) Artemio V. Panganiban, Justice Angelina Sandoval-Gutierrez, Washington Z. Sycip† [until October 7, 2017], Edilberto C. De Jesus, Elenita C. Panganiban, Maria Elena P. Sandejas-Yaptangco, Jennifer J. Manalili, Evelyn T. Dumdum and Joel Emerson J. Gregorio — the FLP has steadily gained recognition from its stakeholders and partners through its various programs, projects and activities. The Foundation’s vision is…

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7th Annual Report

 (January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017)   I. Introduction Officially established on October 27, 2011, the Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity is now on its sixth year of operation. Ably led by its Board of Trustees—namely Chief Justice (CJ) Artemio V. Panganiban, CJ Hilario G. Davide Jr., Washington Z. Sycip, Edilberto C. De Jesus, Elenita C. Panganiban, Maria Theresa P. Mañalac, Jennifer J. Manalili, Evelyn T. Dumdum and Joel Emerson J. Gregorio—the FLP has steadily gained recognition from its stakeholders and partners through its various programs, projects and activities. The Foundation’s vision is a society that fully appreciates the…

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6th Annual Report

 (January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016) I. Introduction Officially established on October 27, 2011, the Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity is now on its fifth year of operation. Ably led by its Board of Trustees—namely Chief Justice (CJ) Artemio V. Panganiban, CJ Hilario G. Davide Jr., Washington Z. Sycip, Edilberto C. De Jesus, Elenita C. Panganiban, Maria Theresa P. Mañalac, Jennifer J. Manalili, Evelyn T. Dumdum and Joel Emerson J. Gregorio—the FLP has steadily gained recognition from its stakeholders and partners through its various programs, projects and activities. The Foundation’s vision is a society that fully appreciates the necessity…

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5th Annual Report

 (January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015) I. Introduction             Officially established on October 27, 2011, the Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity is now on its fourth year of operation. Ably led by its Board of Trustees—namely Chief Justice (CJ) Artemio V. Panganiban, CJ Hilario G. Davide Jr., Washington Z. Sycip, Edilberto C. De Jesus, Elenita C. Panganiban, Maria Theresa P. Mañalac, Jennifer J. Manalili, Evelyn T. Dumdum and Joel Emerson J. Gregorio—the FLP has steadily gained recognition from its stakeholders and partners through its various programs, projects and activities. The Foundation’s vision is a society that fully appreciates the…

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4th Annual Report

(January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014)   Formally organized and incorporated on October 27, 2011, the Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity will celebrate its third anniversary this year. Led by its Board of Trustees—namely Artemio V, Panganiban, Elenita C. Panganiban, Hilario G. Davide Jr., Washington Z. Sycip, Edilberto C. De Jesus, Jennifer J. Manalili, Maria Elena P. Yaptangco, Maria Theresa P. Manalac, and Joel Emerson J. Gregorio—the FLP has already gained the admiration of its stakeholders within such a short period of time.   New Batch of Officers The FLP continues to serve its purpose with a new batch…

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3rd Annual Report

(January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013)

The “Liberty & Prosperity Journal” came out with its maiden issue (September to December 2012), together with two succeeding issues (January to March 2013 and April to June 2013) by the second quarter of 2013. These were distributed as e-copies (in PDF format) to guests who were invited to the musicale “Ageless Passion” (December 20, 2012). Apart from the VIPs who received copies of the e-newsletter via e-mail, all FLP professorial chair holders (law school deans) also received the same and were asked to disseminate it to their respective law schools for the information and benefit of students and faculty alike.
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2nd Annual Report

(January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012) For 2012, the Foundation started the implementation of its Program of Action by launching the ten “Chief Justice Panganiban Professorial Chairs on Liberty and Prosperity”, with holders appointed among the top nine law schools in the country, plus a holder in the Philippine Judicial Academy. Thereafter, it followed-through individual lectures and activities by its chair holders and built a good partnership with their law schools. The Foundation also earned significant support from the Metrobank Foundation, among other donors. Launch of Professorial Chairs The formal launch of the ten “Chief Justice Panganiban Professorial Chairs…

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1st Annual Report

Annual Membership Meeting 5:00 p.m., July 16, 2012 1203 Acacia, Dasmarinas Village, Makati City The Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity was formally organized as a juridical person when the Securities and Exchange Commission issued its Certificate of Incorporation on October 27, 2011. Trustees, Officers, Formal Launch and Goals Its initial Board of Trustees is composed of Artemio V, Panganiban, Elenita C. Panganiban, Hilario G. Davide Jr., Washington Z. Sycip, Edilberto C. De Jesus, Jennifer J. Manalili, Maria Elena P. Yaptangco, Maria Theresa P. Manalac, and Joel Emerson J. Gregorio. Elected as its first batch of officers were Artemio V. Panganiban,…

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The FLP: a Backgrounder

The Foundation for Liberty and Prosperity (FLP) aims to perpetuate the core judicial philosophy of Chief Justice Artemio V. Panganiban (Ret.) that jurists and lawyers should not only safeguard the liberty of our people but must also nurture their prosperity under the rule of law. To him, justice and jobs; freedom and food; ethics and economics; democracy and development; nay, liberty and prosperity must always go together; one is useless without the other. The attainment of this dual goal involves an understanding of the intertwining relationship of law and business; and of regulation and entrepreneurship. The Foundation for Liberty and…

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