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Legal Point Services

Modern Solutions for Virtual Access to Legal Services Full Release Version 1.0 Welcome to Legal Point. Legal Point is an online platform for virtual access to, and provision of legal services. Designed and built by Legal Tech Kenya, this application…

Africa intellectual property decisions and legislative reforms round-up 2020

Africa intellectual property decisions and legislative reforms round-up 2020. Authors: Chijioke Okorie , Caroline Wanjiru Muchiri, Ekene Chuks-Okeke,  Marius Schneider, Nora Ho Tu Nam, Sibongile Dee and Vanessa Ferguson* The post Africa intellectual property decisions and legislative reforms round-up 2020 appeared first on Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology law.

Minimum Tax Has Been Temporarily Suspended by the High Court

Minimum Tax came into effect on 1st January, 2021 at the rate of 1% of the turnover of a person if the instalment tax payable would be lower than the minimum tax payable. Let us put it into perspective: Company X would be required to… The post Minimum Tax Has Been Temporarily Suspended by the High Court appeared first on MA Law Africa - Top Law Firm in Kenya.

Data Protection Training – Why You Need It

School photo created by rawpixel.com – www.freepik.com In November 2019, Kenya enacted the Data Protection Act (DPA). The Act sets a framework for data processing activities in the country and creates obligations for data processors and controllers. Although the DPA makes no explicit requirement for data protection training, it [...] The post Data Protection Training – Why You Need It appeared first on Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology law.

Minimum Tax in Kenya

In the past, businesses were not expected to pay any income Tax in the event that they did not make any profit. This however changed in January 2021 when the Parliament amended the Income Tax Act and introduced the impugned minimum tax.   Persons whose... The post Minimum Tax in Kenya appeared first on MNO.

Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) and championing their utilisation in the Kenyan data protection environment

Icons made by surang from www.flaticon.com What are PETs? Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) are a category of technologies capable of enabling, enhancing, and preserving data privacy concerns throughout the data lifecycle. They largely depend on the use of a data-centric approach for security and privacy. The post Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) and championing their utilisation in the Kenyan data protection environment appeared first on Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology law.