Africa’s leading Legal Technologies Solution Provider and Software Developers, Grace Info Tech Limited, owners of the LawPavilion trademarks have unveiled plans to fete her subscribers, admirers and well-wishers at the upcoming 2017 Nigerian Bar Association Annual General Conference holding between the 18th – 24th of August 2017 at Landmark Event Centre, Oniru Lagos.
According to its Managing Director, Ope Olugasa, the LawPavilion brand has been servicing the legal services industry for the past 10 years and the Company would use the opportunity of the 2017 NBA-AGC to celebrate with its teeming subscribers and appreciate their patronage and loyalty for the past 10 years.
He went further to state that in celebrating the 10th year anniversary of Africa’s leading Electronic Law Reports (LawPavilion Electronic Law Reports – LPELR), the Company would be giving special discounts, prizes and gift items to visitors to its exhibition stand during the Conference. He stated that as part of its commitment to the industry, it will be unveiling commercially Africa’s First Legal Analytics software – The LawPavilion Prime, which is the result of more than 4 years of intense research and development.
Over 150 lawyers and software developers were engaged to work on this new innovation which is sure to drastically change and accelerate legal research and practice. The LawPavilion Prime uses a unique algorithm to assign Precedential Rating Value (PRV) to all cases of the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court based on the age of the case, how often it has been referred to in other cases and the quality of the reasoning in the cases.
Moreover, the LawPavilion Prime also contains Annotated Laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria whereby all sections of Federal Laws that have been referred to in cases are annotated and cross-referenced with cases. Equally, Lawyers can now easily access the opinions of erudite Justices of the Supreme Court (Past and Present) through the innovative “Words in Gold” also available on LawPavilion Prime. According to Mr Olugasa, LawPavilion Prime is the crown jewel which every legal practitioner must possess to remain competitive and successful in legal practice in the 21st century.
LawPavilion will also be giving an unprecedented offer to members of the Young Lawyers Forum of the NBA, in recognition of the invaluable contribution of Young Lawyers to the legal profession in Nigeria. He stated that the Young Lawyers Forum of the Ikeja Branch had already started enjoying this amazing offer and urged all Young Lawyers at the Conference to visit the Company’s exhibition stand.
Also as part of its 10th year celebration, LawPavilion has introduced a public enlightenment app called “Know My Rights” available for free download on the Google Play Store. According to Mr Oreva Omoghene, the Head of Sales of the Company, he stated that LawPavilion is interested in promoting the business of its primary industry of operation and the concept of the “Know My Rights” app (which is available in English and Pidgin English) is to enhance the business of Legal Practitioners in the country. The App contains the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (as amended), Fundamental Human Rights, Responsibilities of Political Office Holders, The Child’s Right Act, Domestic Violence Law of Lagos State, Police Act, Federal Road Safety Commission Act, VIO Law of Lagos State amongst others. The app also contains a directory of lawyers in Nigeria thereby making it faster and more convenient for the general public to access lawyers easily through the app.