Social Distancing Report
Hello to all of you. Just a note to let you know that I foresee a pause of a few weeks in work on the blog. We’re social distancing in the Canadian countryside in a remote location where the internet is good for email but not good enough to work on the blog. But, it […]
JTL Subscription Drive
Over the next few weeks we’re encouraging everyone to help us build our readership. Here are two things you could do to help. Please Help To Get The Message Out It would be a big help if everyone who sees this post could post to their own networks – Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, whatever – the […]
A Tool for Excellence in Courts
Excellent frameworks for work on courts.
Legal Empowerment in the fight for Housing Justice
A new Pathfinders series blogs about legal empowerment and the most important justice problems around the world.
The Access to Justice Deficit: Legal Empowerment Can Break the Shackles
5 billion people around the world lack basic access to justice. What’s being done about it?
A New Voice for Legal Technology
At JTL we’re always on the lookout for new developments in legal technology. Legal Rebels is an American Bar Association podcast for innovators who are remaking the legal profession. This month they pod about the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s new MIT Computational Law Report which describes itself as “…an agile, new media online publication that […]
Featured Post: Better Management for Better Justice Reform
Editors’ Note: Our friend Lisa LeSage from LexTerra Strategies reminds us that good management is key to achieving good project results. While you might not be a management specialist, you might spend much of you time managing or helping others to manage. If this makes you feel way out of your league, never mind. Help […]
Legal Empowerment at IDLO
The International Development Law Organization (“IDLO“) makes legal empowerment central to its work. Its ‘bottom up’ approach aims to equip people with the knowledge, confidence and skills they need to realize their rights. Legal Empowerment Strengthens Rights for Girls and Young Women From 2016-2018 IDLO worked with girls and young women in Tanzania and Uganada […]
Legal Design – Learn More Here
Legal design will lead the next generation of justice reform. Justice seekers should learn more about it. Legal design is more than just the ‘next new thing’ in justice reform. It brings together powerful innovation ideas, from law and elsewhere. It says that creators of justice solutions should focus first on users. Users should be […]
Featured Post – Better Legal Technology for Better Access to Justice
Editor’s Note: Our senior colleague Miodrag (Mike) Perisic has provided expert technical leadership on legal technology projects in Serbia, Myanmar, Bosnia, Indochina, Serbia and Montenegro. He is currently Senior ICT Expert at the European Union Delegation, Northern Macedonia. In this Featured Post, he offers some initial observation on bringing ICT to justice in developing, transitioning […]