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A guide to insolvency and business restructuring in 16 African countries

Doing business in Africa is associated with diverse challenges and risks and must be founded on a strong legal base. This report looks at insolvency and business restructuring laws across the continent, covering 16 countries including Algeria, Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal and South Africa.

Law Firm: LEX Africa | Published: 09 August 2017 | Practice Area: Corporate

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Private equity in Africa: context, opportunities, and risks

As Africa continues to attract attention from the investment community, private equity has provided an opportunity for those who want to both contribute to, and benefit from, the continent's growth story. This guide highlights important insights and pressing questions for private equity in Africa.

Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 01 May 2015 | Practice Area: Corporate reorganisation

Legal implications of the Ebola outbreak - is it a force majeure event?

On 8 August the World Health Organisation categorised the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. The potential impact of this epidemic is of interest to all multinational corporations with a presence in Africa, as Eversheds explains.

Law Firm: Eversheds | Published: 20 August 2014 | Practice Area: Health and Safety

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Corporate Counsel Forum Africa - the annual meeting place for Africa's top GCs

The second annual Corporate Counsel Forum Africa, in partnership with the Corporate Lawyers Association of South Africa, offers an opportunity to meet with peers and industry experts from across Africa to discuss the evolving role of in-house counsel in today’s demanding business world.

Law Firm: Legal Week Events | Published: 16 August 2013 | Practice Area: Regulation and Enforcement

Sailing into choppy waters: Argentine ship highlights international enforcement issues

The Argentine naval sail training vessel ARA Libertad was recently arrested in the Ghanaian port of Tema following an injunction and interim preservation order granted by a Ghanaian court. Bakers looks at how enforcement issues arise in practice and whether it's possible to avoid enforcement.

Law Firm: Baker McKenzie | Published: 14 November 2012 | Practice Area: Litigation

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The new and old frontiers in Africa's upstream oil and gas sector

This briefing details the changes taking place in the African upstream oil and gas sector, with a focus on "old frontier" countries with abundant petroleum reserves and "new frontier" countries whose natural resources were until very recently perceived to be found exclusively in the mineral sector.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 30 November 2011 | Practice Area: Gas

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2011 African tax guide – what every investor and entrepreneur needs to know

This tax guide for investors and entrepreneurs gives an overview of the basic tax provisions, incentives and potential pitfalls that any investor needs to consider before establishing a presence in Africa. Countries examined in detail are Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 15 November 2011 | Practice Area: Environmental Taxes

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Emerging markets newsletter: Africa

This quarterly newsletter of international and local legal considerations for investors in and from Africa, by SJ Berwin, covers topics such as the ILPA principles and their impact on emerging markets, and after the farm seizures – the indigenization of companies.

Law Firm: SJ Berwin | Published: 02 July 2010 | Practice Area: Venture Capital

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Energy update - June 2010

Barlows looks at the latest developments in the energy sector, including the feed-in tariff scheme, UK gas storage, oil revenues and interests in Ghana, and the appointment of Chris Huhne.

Law Firm: Barlow Lyde & Gilbert | Published: 01 June 2010 | Practice Area: Upstream and Downstream

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Accounting to the Girl: Towards a standard for governance in international development

A major challenges in international development is to deliver aid effectively: how does a non-governmental organisation (NGO) promote and support service provision in impoverished communities in a lasting and effective way? This report examines structures set up by Camfed to meet this challenge.

Law Firm: Linklaters | Published: 16 April 2010 | Practice Area: Health Care

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