Intellectual Property LawThe role of Copyright in Kenya

This article may be cited as;

Ben M. Sihanya & Ouma, Marisella (2010) ‘Kenya’ in (eds) Armstrong et al., Access to Knowledge in Africa: The Role of Copyright, (1st edn, International Development Research Center).

This article examines the role of copyright in Kenya highlighting its historical development dating all the way back to 1967. It includes an in-depth doctrinal analysis of domestic statutes and the international framework of copyright law. The author undertakes a qualitative analysis of the subject matter that focuses on secondary literature.

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