The Juris Pilot: leading legal giants join forces to effect positive social change

Leading legal services provider, LexisNexis, has joined forces with Colin Biggers & Paisley Foundation to test a new initiative, The Juris Pilot, to connect legal professionals with legal bodies in developing countries for pro bono opportunities that advance the rule of law. Myanmar was chosen as the launch pad for the initiative due to the ongoing rule of law work of LexisNexis in the country. In addition, the lifting of economic sanctions against the newly democratic country have created a number of opportunities but also legal uncertainty as the judiciary struggles to keep pace with the rapid expansion of the […]