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- 2023 Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation Awardees
- Ensuring No Woman Delivers in the Dark
- Lex Mundi Recognized at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting
- Unleashing the Full Potential of Scientists Worldwide
Find guidance on immigration regulations and NGO/charitable organization registration requirements in bordering countries, as well as information on how to navigate restrictions. This is a living document. Additional resources will be added in the days and weeks ahead. Check back frequently for more information.
“As lawyers, our mission is to uphold the rule of law”
In light of the serious developments unfolding in Ukraine, Lex Mundi has mobilized to provide this resources center, drawing upon the expertise of our member firms globally to produce guidance on the rapidly developing situation.
The resources available here will include support for those most touched by the conflict, such as a guide to relocation, accommodation and work for Ukrainian refugees, produced with Wardynski & Partners. Lex Mundi will draw together similar resources from our member firms with the aim of providing a single source of information and guidance related to the current situation in Ukraine.
We hope for peace as soon as possible.
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The 14th Annual Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation Awards were announced during the 2023 Lex Mundi Connect + Collaborate Annual Conference in San Francisco on Thursday, May 4, 20023. These awards honor Lex Mundi member law firms that provide critical pro bono legal services – helping to strengthen the global rule of law, support the global social entrepreneurship movement, and improve lives, the environment, and communities around the world.
This guidance responds to specific questions OFAC received related to earthquake relief efforts in Syria and explains how to provide legitimate humanitarian assistance to the Syrian people in compliance with U.S. sanctions.
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Lex Mundi has been awarded a Catalyst Business Commitment badge at this year’s World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, following the work of the Lex Mundi Pro Bono Foundation to support social enterprise.