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13/01/2023
ODPC in Kenya Cracks the Whip on Non-Com­pli­ance
The Of­fice of the Data Pro­tec­tion Com­mis­sion­er (the Reg­u­lat­or) on 21 Decem­ber 2022 is­sued its first pen­alty against OPPO Kenya for the sum of KES 5 mil­lion (USD 40,600) for de­fault to com­ply with an...
14/11/2022
Ac­quir­ing & Los­ing Land in Kenya
Ad­verse pos­ses­sion re­mains to be an emotive leg­al prin­ciple and courts have con­tin­ued to af­firm it as a val­id way of ac­quir­ing land. Through this prin­ciple, a per­son in hos­tile pos­ses­sion of an­oth­er per­son's...
26/10/2022
Na­tion­al So­cial Se­cur­ity Fund (NSSF) Act De­clared Un­con­sti­tu­tion­al
In a land­mark judge­ment de­livered on 19 Septem­ber 2022, the Em­ploy­ment and La­bour Re­la­tions Court in Nairobi de­clared the Na­tion­al So­cial Se­cur­ity Fund (“NSSF”) Act un­con­sti­tu­tion­al, null and void...
07/07/2022
CMS Daly In­am­dar Ad­voc­ates (CMS Kenya) Ad­mits Three to Part­ner­ship
CMS Daly In­am­dar Ad­voc­ates (CMS Kenya) is pleased to an­nounce the ad­mis­sion of three new part­ners, one from each of the Firm’s core prac­tice groups. These are Gibran Darr from the Dis­pute Res­ol­u­tion...
10/06/2022
En­abling Tal­en­ted Law­yers to Thrive
Haanee Khan, a Part­ner in the Cor­por­ate Com­mer­cial and Avi­ation De­part­ments at CMS Daly In­am­dar Ad­voc­ates, spoke to Africa Leg­al, one of the lead­ing Africa-fo­cused leg­al me­dia brand, about his ca­reer...
18/01/2022
Reg­u­la­tion of Di­git­al Cred­it Pro­viders
Pur­su­ant to the Cent­ral Bank (Amend­ment) Act, 2021 (the “Act”) which came in­to ef­fect on 23 Decem­ber 2021 and which em­powers the Cent­ral Bank of Kenya (“CBK”) to reg­u­late di­git­al cred­it pro­viders...
12/04/2021
Em­ploy­ment (Amend­ment) Act, No. 2 of 2021
On 30th March 2021, Pres­id­ent Uhuru Kenyatta signed in­to law the Em­ploy­ment (Amend­ment) Act, No. 2 of 2021 (the “Amend­ment Act”). The Amend­ment Act amends the Em­ploy­ment Act 2007 with ef­fect from...
26/01/2021
Com­plaints pro­ced­ure in con­nec­tion with the pro­posed con­ver­sion of Par­cel...
The Min­istry of Lands and Phys­ic­al Plan­ning has is­sued a Pub­lic No­tice dated 21st Janu­ary 2021, fol­low­ing the is­sue of the Gaz­ette No­tice No. 11348 of 31st Decem­ber, 2020.The afore­men­tioned Pub­lic No­tice...
13/01/2021
Con­ver­sion of Par­cel Num­bers in Nairobi
The Cab­in­et Sec­ret­ary for Lands and Phys­ic­al Plan­ning, Ms. Farida Ka­roney, pub­lished a No­tice dated 24th Decem­ber 2020 (the “No­tice”) con­tain­ing a con­ver­sion list in re­spect of par­cels form­ing part...
19/10/2020
Be­ne­fi­cial Own­er­ship In­form­a­tion Reg­u­la­tions, 2020
The re­cently in­tro­duced Sec­tion 93A of the Com­pan­ies Act re­quires each com­pany to have and main­tain a re­gister of its “be­ne­fi­cial own­er(s)”. The Gov­ern­ment has now pub­lished Reg­u­la­tions which ad­dress...
09/10/2020
CMS DALY IN­AM­DAR'S NEW­EST PART­NER FEA­TURED ON AFRICA ALERT
On 15th Septem­ber 2020, Haanee Khan joined CMS Daly In­am­dar as a part­ner in the firm­'s Cor­por­ate / Com­mer­cial De­part­ment. Haanee joined the firm from IKM Ad­voc­ates which is part of DLA Piper Africa.Haanee...
06/10/2020
CMS DI re­cog­nised as lead­ing firm in thir­ti­eth edi­tion of IFLR1000
CMS Daly In­am­dar is de­lighted to have been re­cog­nized in the 2020 IFLR1000’s fourth and fi­nal set of rank­ings, the fin­an­cial and cor­por­ate law and M&A rank­ings, which are now live for all jur­is­dic­tions...