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Participants in Portugal Moot Competition,
Following Proceedings in the Moot Court.
Moot Court Competition Winner
Caroline Mwaura

Qualifications:LLM(University of Cape Town ), LLB (University of Nairobi),CPS (K)
Department: Commercial Law, School of Law
Contact Address: Kenyatta University, School of Law, P. O. Box 46906 - 00100 Nairobi – Kenya
Position: Lecturer
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Research Interests :

  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Information and Communication Technology Law
  • Competition Law
  • Commercial Law


  • Mwaura, C. (2016). Technology transfer for climate change mitigation: A perspective from Kenya. The African Journal of Information and Communication (AJIC), 19, 165-171.

Conference and workshop Presentations

  • July 2017 - Presentation - 'The fair dealing defence in digital environment - based copyright infringement: The case of Kenya' at a conference on the protection of intellectual property rights held at Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology School of Law.

  • March to May 2014 – Taught and examined a copyright law course at Kenyatta University School of Law in collaboration with Harvard Law School.
  • July 2013 – Presentation - ‘How Government can (and does) Affect the Creative Industry using Copyright Policy’ at the Strathmore Law School conference on Copyright, Creativity and Development.
  • August 2013 – Presentation - ‘Patent Law and Innovation Opportunities in Kenya and Africa’ at the Kenyatta University Training Course on Patent Drafting.
  • July 2012 – Presentation – ‘IP Issues Specific to Start-ups’ at the Strathmore Law School conference themed ‘To Patent or Not: Protecting Intellectual Property in ICT.’

School News

group-smallAll Africa International Humanitarian Law Competition , Arusha

In the recently concluded All Africa International Humanitarian Law Competition in Arusha, Tanzania, the school came in third out of over fifteen teams. The best oralist of the competition was Nancy Kisangau. The teams represented countries from all over Africa but specifically Anglophone countries. In the week long competition and training, the school also got an honourable mention for its resilience and tact. The students representing the school were, Christopher Rosana, Faith Pepela, Nancy Kisangau, Beatrice Wanjiku, Anne Njoroge, and Janet Njambi. The competition took place at the African Court of Human and Peoples' Rights .

Jean The National ICRC/IHL Moot Competition

The National ICRC/IHL Moot Competition at the ICRC Nairobi Delegation was held on October 6-7. Kenyatta University was represented by Nancy Katunge, Christopher Rosana, Anne Wanjiku, Beatrice Wanjiku, Faith Pepela and Janet Njambi. Christopher Rosana was awarded the best oralist award. Kenyatta University won the competition taking the top two slots in the competition. The two teams will represent the country in the upcoming All Africa IHL Competition in Arusha on 12-19 November 2016.


legalAiDLegal Aid Awareness

The KUSOL Public Interest and Awareness Programme is largely run by fourth year law students under the guidance of a lecturer. The aim of the programme is to respond to legal needs affecting the indigent in the rural and urban poor areas of Kenya.This year, approximately 47 students participated in the programme and were divided into four groups of around 10 students per group. Read More




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