Law Research Papers/Topics

Analysis Of The Law And Practice Of Receivership In Uganda

AbstractThe study was set to analyze of the law and practice of receivership in Uganda, it was guided by the following objectives which included; examine the adequacy of law on receivership in relation to duties of receivers and power of sale, to examine the liabilities of receiver and how such can be avoided, to examine the problems/challenges released to receivership in Uganda and to examine remedies available to the parties in receivership process. The research design u...

AN EXAMINATION OF THE LAW ON MATRIMONIAL PROPERTY IN UGANDA

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATIONAPPROVAL iiDEDICATION iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ivLIST OF LEGISLATION vLIST OF CASES viTABLE OF CONTENTS viiABSTRACT XCHAPTER ONE 1GENERAL INTRODUCTION 11.1 lntroduction 11.2 Background of the study 21.3 Statement of the problem 61.4 Objective of the study 71.4.1 General objective 71.5 Research Questions 71.6 Scope of the study 71.6.1 Geographical scope 71.6.2 Content Scope 81.6.3 Time scope 81.7 Significance of the study 81.8 Methodology 91.9 Organization of the study 91...

The Efficacy of THE COPYRIGHTS and Neighbouring RIGHTS ACT OF 2006 in Protecting Musician in KAMPALA, UGANDA

CHAJ>TER ONE 1.0 INTRODUCTION This research intended to present an overview on whether the protection according to authors of musical works by the copyright and neighboring act is a reality in the real sense or a myth. Copyright, is among other categorics1 · an clement of intellectual property. So important is the consideration to the meaning of the word property which has an outstanding feature that the owner of' such property is free to use it to the extent of his/her wish as long as the&...

Promoting and Protecting Human Rights of Street Children in Juvenile Justice Systems: The Law and Practice in Uganda

ABSTRACT This study "Promoting and Protecting Human Rights of Street Children in Juvenile Justice Systems: The Law and Practice in Uganda was carried out with different organizations and agencies in Kampala with specific aims to identify the circumstances which give rise to the arrest of street children and the legalities taken into account to protect the rights of children as supported by the juvenile justice system; to investigate the challenges of human rights violations experienced by str...

The Place of Cohabitation Unions Under the Marriage Act 2014 of Kenya and Marriage Act Cap 251 of Uganda

ABSTRACT Cohabitation unions have been on the increase perhaps due to the recognition of family units, as a result of increased urbanization and increased isolation of young people from their family network. These unions have become common as the meaning of family continues to increasingly transform in the wake of the fast changing societal values. The proliferation of divorce, re-marriage, step families and single parenthood has liberalized the idea of family from the way it was traditionall...

The Legal and Institutional Framework in the Fight Against Corruption in Uganda. A Case Study of Kampala (Central Division)

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ............................................................................................................................. iAPPROVAL .................................................................................................................................... iiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ............................................................................................................... iiiLEGISLATIONS AND STATUTES ...........................................

Taxation and Economic Development of a Country. A Case Study of Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENT.DECLARATION ....................................................................................•................................. iiAPPROVAL ............................................................................................................................... iiiDEDICATION ........................................................................................................................... ivACKNOWLEDGEMENT .......................................................

The Effectiveness of Kenyan Law and Policy in Curbing Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Meru District

ABSTRACT The study was about the effectiveness of Kenyan law and policy in curbing the practice of FGM in Kenyan communitieo. my main focus being in Meru district. Female genital mutilation is a cultural practice aimed at signifying a girl's entry into womanhood and any fmm of rejection is viewed as subordinating culture. It is believed to prevent promiscuity in marriages and promote easy child bearing. Those who do not circumcise are believed to be of immoral character and adopting western c...

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) In the Administration of Justice a Study in the Chief Magistrate's Court of Mengo

TABLE OF CONTENTSI .. DEDICATION ..................... : ...................................................................................... 11DECLARATION .................. !... .................................................................................. iiiACKNOWLEDGMENTS ........................................................................................... ivTABLE OF CONTENTS ·····j···· ....................................................................................

An Analysis of the Concept of Judicial Independence in Uganda During the Post 1995 Constitution Period

TABLE OF CONTENTDeclaration ................................................................................................................................ iS . ' A I .. upervtsor s pprova ............................................................................................................. nTable of content. ..................................................................................................................... iiiDedication .................................................

A Critical Examination of Human Rights Institutions in Promoting and Protecting The Economic And Social Rights in Uganda: . The Case Study of Uganda Human Rights Commission (Uhrc)

TABLE OF CONTENTS DECLARATION ............................................................................................................................. i APPROVAL BY THE SUPER VISOR ........................................................................................... i ACKNOWLEDGEMENT ............................................................................................................. iii LIST OF THE OF STATUES AND INTERNATIONAL INSTRUMENTS ............................... iv...

Plea Bargain and its Effectiveness in Uganda's Judicial System

CHAPTER ONE 1.0 Introduction The term plea bargaining is one which attracts different meanings worldwide and there is no standard universal definition. A broad and simple definition would be where an accused person is given an incentive to plead guilty by a promise, or at least a chance, that he will be 'rewarded' in a certain way.1 Black's Law Dictionary offers a definition of plea bargaining that refers to the accused person and the prosecutor as working 'out a mutually satisfactory dispos...

Software Copyright Protection in Kenya the Law and Practice

Introduction 1.1 Background Software is a computer program, which provides the instructions which enable the computer hardware to work. System software operates the machine itself and provides the interface to the computer and also controls basic operations like saving and printing. Examples of system software are operating systems and programming languages. Application software on the other hand such as spread sheet or word processing programs, provide specific functionality. System softwar...

The International Criminal Court And The Promotion Of Peace And Justice Case Study Of Kenya

ABSTRACT This article investigates on the role played by the International Criminal Court and the promotion of peace and justice in Kenya. It also seeks to see the potholes in the system and give recommendations where needed. Issues such as the post election violence in Kenya have also been discussed. Such includes the problems faced during the elections violence and the solutions that have been used and the ones that have already been used to promote peace and justice. Victims that have been...

Analysis on Effectiveness of Trade Unions in Protection of Workers' Rights in Uganda. A Case Study of Kampala, Uganda.

TABLE OF CONTENTS DECLARATION ..................................................................................................................................... i APPROVAL ........................................................................................................................................... ii DEDICATION .................................... : .................................................................................................. iii ACKNOWLEGEMENT ..............


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