Law

Research Papers/Topics in Law

Examine The Law Of Restrictive Covenants In Uganda

ABSTRACTThe study was carried out in order to assess the effectiveness and applicabilityon the law governing restrictive covenants in Uganda with reference to severalstates. The study aimed at understanding the wide analysis on the law ofrestrictive covenants, different types of restrictive covenants, remedies for thebreach and ordinarily how courts interpret the restrictive covenants.Data was collected through different research using text books, internet, andlibrary materials. A clear ...

Constitutional Interpretation: A Critical Analysis Of The Role Of The Constitutional Court In Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION .............................................................................................................................. iAPPROVAL ................................................................................................................................... iiDEDICATION ............................................................................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ...................................

Critical Analysis On State Militarism And Violation Of Human Rights In Uganda. A Case Study Of Luwero District

ABSTRACTThis is an exploratory study that sought to analyze the slate or militarisms and violation orhuman rights in Uganda a case study in Luwero.To find out the origin militarism in Uganda and its violation of human rights in Uganda.The study was based on the qualitative method of data collection and analysis. It is also basedon secondary data from past literature on the subject and from other sources as well as libraries.The research focuses on the right to life, personal liberty, rig...

An Analysis Of The Law Of Extraditin The Case Study Of Kenya

ABSTRACTThis discussion on extradition was prompted by our public international law lectures in third year(2008/2009 Academic year) with Dr. Muwolobi DanIt concerned me that a person who had committed a crime could escape prosecution simply bycrossing borders and going into another State where he became protected by the law ofextradition.I felt that there might be a miscarriage of justice involved in such a regime and decided toinvestigate the same in a dissertation. What I found was a m...

An Analysis On The Impact Of Media Law On Media Freedom And Democracy In Uganda

ABSTRACTThis paper discusses the effect of media laws on media freedoms. Considering the media aspart and parcel of civil society, the author argues that media independence is critical to in theachievement of a tree and democratic society. To do so, it traces the historical evolution ofMedia in Uganda showing how they have progressed over the years.However, it is postulated that the growth of democracy in Uganda can be grearly enhanced b)the support of media. Therefore the media laws s...

The Legal And Institutional Framework Regulating The Custody Of Children Vis-A-Vis The Welfare Principle In Uganda: A Case Study Of Kampala District

ABSTRACT This study aimed at finding out the legal and institutional frameworks that regulate custody of children in Uganda. It was conducted at Sanyu babies' home using a descriptive design and took a period of one month. The study methodology entailed a review of Children Act and institutional policy guidelines at Sanyu babies' home and an interview with the oftlcer in charge of children welfare; it also reviewed the Adoptive Couple V. Baby girl and Baby Richard cases. The study found...

The Impact Of Gender Law On Domestic Violence (A Case Study Of Kenya)

ABSTRACTThe study focused on the Impact of Gender Law on Domestic Violence with particularinterest in different communities in Kenya.The objective of this study sought to find out the causes of domestic violence and assess theimpact of gender law on domestic violence. The research also resorts to investigate thepossible solution to domestic violence.The selection and identification of 150 people was based on random selection of differentcommunity to represent the entire population.The ...

Land Tenure And Their Effect On Urban Planning And Development In Kenya

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION A ....................................................................................................... iDECLARATION B ...................................................................................................... iiTABLE OF CONTENTS ............................................................................................. iiiCHAPTER ONE ................................................................................................... !THE PROBLEM AN...

Torture As Human Rights Violation A Case Study Of Kenya Since Indis:Pendence To Date

ABSTRACT This research addresses torture and other lc,rms or ill-treatment under treaty-based, international. regional. and national Im,-: crimes or torture and duties o!' states to either initiate prosecution or extradite all persons ol' any status who arc reasonably accused: the definition or torture and related criteria; types or unlawful tactics and serial torture criminality Torture has regained currency and has been subject of' scholarly debates. "Prohibition of"tor/ure · is ...

The Analysis Of The Law On Protection And Conservation Of Forests In Uganda. Case Study Mabira Forest Mukono District

ABSTRACTThis paper is on the analysis of the Law on protection and conservation onforest resource in Uganda, carried out in Mukono District with the aim amongothers to identify the lacunae associated with forest law. The evils done on theforests which involve the ignoring of the rules and regulations, the politicalinterference, illegal harvesting and trading of forest products and irrational useof forests are all explained.This study is basically doctrinal and the researcher has visited...

Guaranteeing The Independence Of Electoral Management Bodies In East Africa: A Case Study Of The Electoral Commission Of Uganda

TABLE OF CONTENTDECLARATION .... ......... .... ............. .... ........... .................... ..... ... .................... ........... ................. ... ......... ... ivDEDICATION .............................................................................................. ............................................. vACKNOWLEDGMENTS .. ... ...... .. .. .... .. ...................................... ..................... .... .. ... .... .... .. .... .... ..... .... ........ ...

Truth, Justice And Reconciliation Commission Of Kenya: An Analysis Of Its Complementary Role To The International Criminal Court.

AbstractThis dissertation evaluates the Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission (TJRC) as one ofthe modalities of addressing the 2007 post-election violence and the culture of impunity that hasmarred Kenya. It scrutinizes the credibility of the TJRC and examines to what extent it meetsinternational standards. The dissertation assesses the circumstances leading to the formation(TJRC), its composition, objectives, mandate and powers.The research analyzes the complimentarity principle...

The Effects Of Undermining Judicial Independence On The Rule Of Law In Kenya

Abstract This study has sought to address the levels of deterioration of Rule of Law in Kenya due to the undermining of judicial independence in the country. In studying the effects of undermining judicial independence on the Rule of Law, this study seeks to find the redresses available to solve the imminent problems brought about by the deterioration of Rule of Law in Kenya. This study adopts a descriptive design since the researcher seeks to establish solutions to significant problems...

The Rights To Personal Liberty, Have The Court Abused Their Discretion In The Grant Of Bail.

TABLE OF CONTENTSDECLARATION ......................................................................... iAPPROVAL .............................................................................. iiDEDICATION ......................................................................... iiiACKNOWLEDGEMENT ........................................................... ivLIST OF ACRONYMS ............................................................. viiLIST OF STATUTES .................................

An analysis of the sufficiency of the domestic violence law in Uganda a case of Kampala district.

AbstractThis chapter entails the background to the area of the study, statement of the problem, research objective scope of the study, research questions significance of the study and chapterization, methodology, research design and the literature review. The above mentioned areas are of significance in this study since the chapter is the very foundation and reason why we are to carry out this study. 1.1.1 Background of the study Over the past decade, recognition of the scope and signif...


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