Copyright 2017

Copyright 2017

The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Copyright 2017 has been published. Copyright covers common issues in copyright law and regulations – including copyright subsistence, ownership, exploitation, owners’ rights, copyright enforcement, criminal offences,...
Copyright overview in Senegal

Copyright overview in Senegal

1 – Copyright Subsistence 1.1 – What are the requirements for copyright to subsist in a work ? Under Senegalese law, for copyright to subsist in work, the work must be a “work of mind” (“œuvre de l’esprit”) and it must be original.  Under the Copyright...

Data Security and Cybercrime in Senegal

Jurisdiction snapshot Trends and climate Would you consider your national data protection laws to be ahead or behind of the international curve? Senegalese national data protection legislation is behind the international curve. The law is silent on many issues, such...

The Protection of Senegalese consumer in Electronic commerce

by Léon Patrice Sarr Managing Partner of LPS L@w INTRODUCTION The development of information and communication technology (ICT) has had the corollary of rendering human interaction increasingly virtual. Telecommunication networks [1] more and more frequently enable us...