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COURSE ON COPYRIGHT LAW

The Kenyatta University School of Law in collaboration with Harvard Law School will hold a course on copyright law at Kenyatta University School of Law in Parklands, Nairobi, every Saturday between 29th March 2014 and 19th April 2014 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

ABOUT THE COURSE
This course will help participants to understand Kenya’s copyright law. Additionally, the course will incorporate the study of American copyright law to broaden the knowledge of participants.


The course will cover the following:
1. The history and development of copyright law.
2. An introduction to copyright law in Kenya and the U.S.A.
3. The subject matter of copyright protection.
4. Authorship and ownership related to copyright.
5. Rights available to copyright owners.
6. Fair dealing and fair use.
7. Remedies available for copyright infringement.
8. Copyright treaties.

 

TARGET PARTICIPANTS
The course will be useful for lawyers, business people (especially those engaged in creative industries),academicians and researchers.

Resource Persons
The course will be taught by lecturers from Kenyatta University School of Law.

Certification
• Participants will be awarded a Kenyatta University certificate of attendance. Participants will also have
the option of sitting an examination and, upon passing that examination, receiving a certificate of
completion from Harvard University.
• Advocates will earn CLE points.

Charges
A subsidized fee of Kshs. 20,000 per person for the duration of the course.


 APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications can be made by downloading and completing the application form here   and sending the same to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . The deadline for making applications is 27th March 2014. A copy of the bank payment slip should be sent by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


The course fee is payable at:
National Bank of Kenya, Ruiru Branch
Account Name: Kenyatta University
Account Number: 0100359150800

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