2 Aug
2018

Parallel imports remain a grey area for IP rights in East Africa

Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda each have different legal approaches to the treatment of parallel imports, making generalisations dangerous for trademark owners and importers alike.

John Syekei

Head of the intellectual property and technology, media and telecommunications practice group | Bowmans

john.syekei@bowmanslaw.com

Ariana Issaias

Senior lawyer | Bowmans

ariana.issaias@bowmanslaw.com

Francis Kamuzora

Senior associate | Bowmans

Aisha Sinda

Senior associate | Bowmans

Brian Manyire

Associate | Bowmans