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By Janelle M. Lewis, Attorney, Business & Legal Strategic Consultant It’s a new year and a new decade. With all things associated with the new year, the most prominent is: “out with the old and in with the new.” Throwing out old clothes, books, furniture, and ideas, while making room for the new. While on a personal level, there are many traditions and rituals used to enter in the new year, what about on the…
Pro Bono Net’s Legal Empowerment and Technology Fellow, Katie Lam, originally posted this blog on Medium, read it here.  In late November, the Open Society Foundations (OSF) in partnership with Ayuda Legal Puerto Rico and Beytna Design hosted an Equity Design for Legal Empowerment workshop. Led by Beytna Design’s Tania Anaisse, the workshop focused on the role of power and inclusion in the design of legal empowerment initiatives. Three Pro Bono Net (PBN)…
Professional associations like the American Bar Association are seeing memberships drop in recent years. I believe that one of the reasons is that students do not see the value. Combine this with the increasing debt load that students carry after school, and students are less likely to see the need for an association-particularly in a day where one can find instructions on almost anything online. I believe one of the ways to combat this problem…
  How do media lawyers at Bauer Media balance the scale of legal work with the technology shift? We caught up with senior legal counsel, Alice Douglas, to find out. Hi 👋 who are you? My name’s Alice, I’m Senior Legal Counsel at Bauer Media UK. Bauer Media UK is a network of multi-platform entertainment brands including Grazia, Heat, KISS, Empire, Magic and Absolute Radio. Bauer Media UK is part of the Bauer Media Group,…