Recent Amendments to the Trust Law in Kenya

Recent Amendments to the Trust Law in Kenya In 2021, the Trustees (Perpetual Succession) (Amendment) Act 2021, (the “Act”) aiming to modify the regulations of the Trustees (Perpetual Succession) Act of 1955 was signed into law. The amendment was designed to encourage and facilitate the accumulation of wealth across generations. Recently, on 24 April 2024 […]

The Illusion of Arbitration: Debunking the Myth of Cost-Effectiveness

The Illusion of Arbitration: Debunking the Myth of Cost-Effectiveness In the realm of legal dispute resolution, arbitration has long been touted as a beacon of cost-effectiveness, promising a faster and cheaper alternative to traditional litigation. However, upon closer examination, it becomes evident that this narrative of arbitration as a panacea for reducing legal expenses is […]

Review of the Business Laws (Amendment) Act,2020

The Government of Kenya in an effort to facilitate the ease of doing business, has made some amendments in the Law through the passing of the Business Laws (Amendment) Act, 2020. The Government has embraced the use of technology in various business processes and has also moved further to delete clauses that were restrictive. This […]

Termination of Procurement Proceedings in Kenya

Termination of Procurement Proceedings in Kenya Procedure for termination of tender proceedings Public procurement has a constitutional underpinning in Article 227 and requires that all processes must be lawful and transparent, including the right to sufficient information and reason for administrative decisions by an administrative body. The Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act under section […]