Opinion and Analysis
PORTS, TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS SECTOR NEWS ROUND-UP, 1/2020 (14 DECEMBER 2019 – 17 JANUARY 2020) Ports, Transport and LogisticsFri, Jan 24, 2020
MAURITIAN ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING AND COUNTERING THE FINANCING OF TERRORISM HANDBOOK PUBLISHED Governance, Compliance and Investigations
The Mauritian Financial Services Commission (FSC) has issued, on 13 January 2020, its first ‘Anti-Money Laundering and Countering the Financing of Terrorism Handbook’ (AML/ CFT Handbook).
The...Fri, Jan 17, 2020
NEW PARENTAL LEAVE ENTITLEMENTS IN EFFECT Employment and Benefits
The Labour Laws Amendment Act 10 of 2018 (LLA Act), which introduces new forms of leave for parents in South Africa (in addition to the existing maternity leave entitlement), was signed into law...Wed, Jan 15, 2020
ADHERENCE TO COPYRIGHT OBLIGATIONS BY LICENSED SERVICE PROVIDERS Intellectual Property
Recently, the Communications Authority of Kenya (“Authority”) and the Kenya Copyright Board (“KECOBO”) published a joint notice compelling broadcast service providers and
THE CHAMBERS GLOBAL PRACTICE GUIDE ON INSOLVENCY 2019 SECOND EDITION – UGANDA CHAPTER Litigation and Arbitration, Restructuring
Bowmans partner, William Kasozi, and associates Brian Manyire, Edline Murungi and Joanitta Bogere wrote the Ugandan chapter of the Chambers and Partners Global Practice Guide on Insolvency...Thu, Jan 09, 2020
PORTS, TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS SECTOR NEWS ROUND-UP, 24/2019 (2 – 13 DECEMBER 2019) Ports, Transport and Logistics
In light of the rapid pace of infrastructure and transport developments across Africa, our Ports, Transport and Logistics (PTL) Sector Group is pleased to present Bowmans’ latest PTL news...Fri, Dec 20, 2019
THE APPOINTMENT OF COMMISSIONERS IN THE NATIONAL LAND COMMISSION AND ITS IMPACT ON LAND TRANSACTIONS Finance
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...Mon, Dec 16, 2019
KENYA DATA PROTECTION ACT; DID YOU KNOW (PART 1) Intellectual Property
We’ll be sending regular snippets to our clients highlighting various areas of the Data Protection Act that we feel you should know about.
The Data Protection Act 2019 contains a lot of jargon...Wed, Dec 11, 2019
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BOWMANS RANKED FAVOURABLY IN CHAMBERS’ FINTECH RESEARCH REPORT
In addition, partners Craig Kennedy, John Syekei and Kirsten Kern have...21 Jan 2020 12:00
THIS WORLD AIDS DAY, LET OUR ACTIONS COUNT! – ADDRESSING HIV/AIDS IN THE WORKPLACE
Annually, 1 December marks World AIDS Day, an international day dedicated to raising awareness of the HIV/ AIDS pandemic and showing support for people living with HIV/ AIDS.
According to the...28 Nov 2019 12:00
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Law feature: Private equity outlook for 2020
Law feature: Millennials in the workplace
Nadine Mather, senior associate & Luway Mongie, partner in Bowmans employment and benefits department, spoke to Michael Avery on Classic 1027 #ClassicBusiness about how to attract millennials to...
Law feature: Addressing gender-based sexual violence in workplace
Climate change increasingly emerging as a legal liability risk for lenders in SA
Wandisile Mandlana joins Classic 1027’s Business Show to talk about environmental, social and governance investing.