Law Update

Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2013. (Bill No. 16 of 2013)

The Companies Amendment Bill is a proposal to amend sections, 22, 48, 355,358, 359 of the The Companies Act CAP [42:01] as amended. The amendment of the Companies Act will give the Registrar the prerogative to refuse to register a company if in his opinion it’s in the public interest to do so. He...

Electronic Communication and Transactions Bill, 2013 (Bill No. 25 of 2013)

Botswana as a country has moved into an era where electronic commercial and non commercial transactions including e-government services have been embraced by the business community. With this development, legal challenges and regulation become a reality; hence the need for a comprehensive legal...