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CopyrightNews
ISSUE 24
IMPROVING THE COPYRIGHT LEGAL FRAMEWORK
PICTORIAL
Mr.Gad Awuonda of Legis Policy guiding artists through the dra Collective Management
Organisations (CMO) regulations during a consultative forum held at National Museums of Kenya.
A musician asking a question during the musicians’ training session on music and
entrepreneurship held in Machakos’ Lau Guest House.
KECOBO deputy chief legal counsel, George Nyakweba (right) and legal counsel Kaindo Kiarie
during a training on music and music entrepreneurship that was held in Machakos’ Lau Guest House.
KECOBO sta serve visitors at the Board’s stand at the Jomo Kenyaa grounds at the Lake
Basin Expo and Investment Summit 2017 in Kisumu.
Edinburgh Law School IP expert, Nicolas Jondet speaking on the Collective Management
Organizations regulations during a consultative forum held at the National Museums of Kenya.
Edinburgh Law School IP expert, Dr.Smita Kheria speaking on Collective Management
Organizations (CMO) regulations in relation to the UK during a consultative forum with
artists held at the National Museums of Kenya.
Kenya Copyright Board E.D Mr Edward Sigei (second right)and the Board’s sta together with a
sta of the WEEE centre in Embakasi (right) during the Eco-iendly destruction of electrical and
electronic seized pirated material.
KECOBO Executive Director Mr Edward Sigei and his ACA counterpart Dr. John Akoten
shake hands aer signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work together to
promote Kenyans’ Intellectual Property Rights.
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CopyrightNews
ISSUE 24
IMPROVING THE COPYRIGHT LEGAL FRAMEWORK
PICTORIAL
Kenya Copyright Board sta engage visitors at the Board’s stand at the Lake Basin Expo and
Investment Summit 2017 in Kisumu.
KECOBO executive director Mr. Edward Sigei addressing musicians and stakeholders during the
CMO regulations forum in Isiolo.
Performers Rights Society of Kenya CEO, Ms Angela Ndambuki addressing artists during the
Collective Management Organizations regulations forum held at Jumuia Hotel, Kisumu.
KECOBO sta aending to visitors at the Ongea 2017 Eastern Aica Music Summit.
Copyright inspectors training police ocers in Kisumu on how to handle copyright iningement cases.
Collective Management Organizations CEOs show o their license to collect and distribute
royalties aer receiving them om Kenya Copyright Board Executive Director Mr Edward Sigei
(Centre). ey are om le; Cliord Wefwafwa (Kenya Association of Muic Producers- MP),
Angela Ndambuki ( Performers Rights Society of Kenya- PRISK) Bernard Kioko (Music
Publishers Association of Kenya- MPAKE Chairman) Gerry Gitonga (Reproduction Rights
Society of Kenya-KOPIKEN) and Mike Strano (MPAKE Director).
Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) E.D Edward Sigei, Kenya Film Classication Board C.E.O,
Ezekiel Mutua and KFCB sta members at the KFCB boardroom during a press brieng on
ghting piracy in the lm industry.
Kenya Publishers Association Chairman Mr. David Waweru shows some Pirated books that
were seized by the KECOBO enforcement ocers at Nyamakima area in Nairobi.