The Center for legal initiatives is a non-profit association, which seeks to promote the discussion on the current condition and development prospects of the Bulgarian legal system, to support research and education in the field of the fundamental and branch legal studies as well as to initiate discussions on the means of cooperation between rule of law and civil society. In order to achieve these goals the Center for legal initiatives carries out research programmes, organizes and participates in conferences and other forums on subjects, corresponding to the goals of the association, submits the results from the research work to the concerned national, regional and European authorities in accordance with the necessity of modernization of the legal system, develops close cooperation with similar organizations in the member states of the European Union for the purpose of carrying out joint projects as well as establishes adequate information base (library, database, information laboratory, etc.).