• Foreigner Land Ownership

    On 27th August 2010, the current Constitution of Kenya was promulgated, hence, repealing the previous Constitution (also referred to as the Independence Constitution). The purpose of the Constitution was to protect, guide, address orprovide mechanisms that the State and its citizens should interact, not to mention addressing historical activities that breached or violated other people’s […]

  • Tax structuring Cryptocurrency

    The ideology of establishing Bitcoin (read cryptocurrency) has been in place prior to the year 2008 when the first stable cryptocurrency was conceptualized by the mysterious person or group of persons known as Satoshi Nakamoto. However, in this paper, the bone of contention is what impact does cryptocurrency has on the implementation of laws or […]

  • Termination & Dismissal

    In an Employer-Employee Relationship (EER), there are undoubted possibilities of termination of the EER for various reasons, which include:• Poor Performance• Gross Misconduct• Insolvency of the Company• Restructuring of the Company• Social Factors• Political Factors

  • Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Act

    The Guide focuses on GDPR and Cybercrimes Act

  • Competition Law Restrictive Trade

    The Competition Act No. 12 of 2010 (the “Act”) promotes and safeguards various entities or individuals in the Republic of Kenya. Considering that, the operation of the Act, through its respective government body, is expected to protect consumers from unfair and misleading market conduct. In this newsletter, we are addressing Restrictive Trade Practices as projected […]

  • Capital Markets Authority Securities

    The growth and reputation earned by the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) of Kenya led to the CMA working towards opening its bourse to other countries across the globe. Initially, prior to making this step, the Republic of Kenya had established a Memorandum of Understanding between itself and the Eastern African Countries as the East African […]

  • Party Primaries & Lists Election Laws

    Party Primary refers to the process undertaken by a political party to elect or select its candidates for an election. Essentially, a political party has the liberty to elect or select a candidate who will run for a particular public office. Also, during the party nomination of party lists, a political party elects or selects […]

  • Betting Lotteries and Gaming

    The Government of Kenya regulates gambling activities through the Betting, Lotteries, and Gaming Act as the primary legislation. There is a proposed legislation known as Gaming Bill, 2019 that will repeal the BLGA, if it becomes law. The Gaming Bill, 2019 will have immense impact in the gambling industry

  • Beneficiary Owner

    The Companies Act, 2015, as amended in 2017, requires that companies owned through a nominee shareholder disclose the beneficiaries to the Registrar of Companies. The Companies (Amendment) Act No. 28 of 2017 defines a beneficial owner as a natural person who ultimately owns or controls a legal person or arrangements or the natural person on […]

  • Sports Law FIFA Regulations

    FIFA: Football – or also known as soccer in other parts of the world – is a special and most followed sports activity that has a rich history and developed progressively to appreciate modern factors that influence its trajectory. Therefore, like any other sound activity to human beings, there was – and remains to be […]