Adams & Adams
In a recent appeal to the High Court in Kenya concerning the THERMOS trade mark, the question whether the Registrar of Trade Marks
Blockchain Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Kenya, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
RSM Law LLP
FinTech Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Kenya, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
A 2019 amendment to the Kenyan Companies Act, 2015 introduced a requirement for every company to keep a register of its beneficial owners and submit a copy of this register...
20 February marks a turning point for Kenya's controversial Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Act, 2018 (the "Act").
Digital traders would likely have heard of the recent changes to the Income Tax and VAT Acts introduced by the Finance Act, 2019 (the Act). With effect from 7 November 2019
Following our Newsflash issued on 4th October 2019, the President of the Republic of Kenya, H.E. Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, refused to assent to the Law of Contract (Amendment) Bill, 2019 (the Bill).
The Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) recently published the Frequency Spectrum Management Guidelines, 2020 (the Guidelines)...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The County Outdoor Advertising and Control Bill, 2018 (the Bill) was recently passed by the Senate with amendments and referred to the National Assembly to proceed to the Second Reading.
Recently, the Communications Authority of Kenya ("Authority") and the Kenya Copyright Board ("KECOBO") published a joint notice compelling broadcast service providers and telecommunications content
In this update, we examine the decisions in Nyutu Agrovet Ltd v. Airtel Networks Kenya Ltd & Another (2019) (Nyutu case) and Synergy Industrial Credit Limited v. Cape Holdings Ltd...
We'll be sending regular snippets to our clients highlighting various areas of the Data Protection Act that we feel you should know about.
Recently, the chairperson and 6 members of the National Land Commission (the NLC) were sworn in by the Chief Justice, Justice Maraga. This follows the latest suit filed in the Employment and..
STA Law Firm
The Kenyan Parliament passed Law of Contract (Amendment) Act, 2019 September 18th, 2019 and awaiting Presidential assent.
Adams & Adams
The Kenyan Copyright Amendment Act of 2019 came into effect on 2 October 2019, repealing and amending various sections of the Copyright Act 12 of 2001 (Chapter 130).
On Tuesday 5 November 2019, the National Assembly will vote to either retain or remove the interest rate cap that has regulated interest rates on lending in Kenya
The Statute Law (Miscellaneous Amendment) Act 2019 came into force on 23 July 2019. It has made a number of amendments to several laws.
The High Court has given its decision in Income Tax Appeal No. 22 of 2017 UAP Life Assurance Company Limited v. the Commissioner of Domestic Taxes,...
After a long wait, Kenya has now passed comprehensive data protection legislation – the Data Protection Act of 2019
The Montreal Convention 1999 is a treaty that was made with the aim of unifying the existing rules of international carriage by air.