Coronavirus (COVID- 19) Update 1 | Business Continuity

Coronavirus (COVID- 19) Update 1 | Business Continuity

Further to our earlier communication dated 17th March 2020, and in further assurance of the continuity of business and attendance to clients’ matters, we have taken the following steps: Clients will be updated on the developing status of their matters which are pending in Court from time to time ...
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Coronavirus (COVID- 19) | Oraro & Company Advocates’ Contingency Measures

Coronavirus (COVID- 19) | Oraro & Company Advocates’ Contingency Measures

In view of the guidelines issued by the Government of Kenya in response to the spread of the COVID-19 (Corona virus), we wish to assure you that we have put in place measures that will ensure continuity of your matters and that the same will be well attended to. During this period, which is by ...
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Obligations of a Company in Relation to Disclosure of Company Beneficial Ownership Information

Obligations of a Company in Relation to Disclosure of Company Beneficial Ownership Information

Prior to the coming into force of the Companies Act No.17 of 2015 (the ”Companies Act”), Kenyan Companies were not required to disclose the details of their beneficial ownership of shares. However, pursuant to the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2017 and ...
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George Oraro SC Ranked ‘Star Individual’ Top Dispute Resolution Lawyer in Kenya

George Oraro SC Ranked ‘Star Individual’ Top Dispute Resolution Lawyer in Kenya

Chambers Global Guide which ranks the most outstanding law firms and top lawyers across the world has released its 2020 rankings. We are delighted to announce that our Senior Partner, George Oraro SC has surpassed the Band 1 ranking receiving the prestigious ‘Star Individual’ ...
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Oraro & Company Advocates Bolsters its Commercial Practice

Oraro & Company Advocates Bolsters its Commercial Practice

Oraro & Company Advocates is pleased to announce the appointment of Naeem Hirani as a Partner in the firm effective from 7th January 2020. Naeem’s appointment further strengthens the firm’s Corporate & Commercial practice as he brings extensive experience ...
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What the Data Protection Act, 2019 Means for You

What the Data Protection Act, 2019 Means for You

8th November, 2019 marked a great milestone in the history of Kenyan legislation with the enactment of the long-awaited Data Protection Act, 2019 (the Act). The purpose of the Act is to inter alia regulate the collection and processing of data in Kenya. The Act has introduced elaborate ...
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