The International Criminal Court is at the helm of fighting interstate crime with a major focus on four major crimes. However, the application of its rules on admissibility and jurisdiction has caused mayhem as far as establishing whether traditional state sovereignty is still prevalent in the International Law discourse where the court operates.Read More
Author: The PALM
With the introduction of the internet, music distribution and publication became a lot easier, the traditional modes of distribution and publication quickly became outdated. However, a major challenge that the internet brought with it is the easy access to content. Music can now be accessed by anyone anywhere in the world. Copyright owners of musical content now have to deal with unauthorised copying and distribution of their songs on the internet. The term “piracy,” as used in this article, refers to the illegal copying and distribution of proprietary content such as software, music, or movies.Read More
There is no gainsaying that an average African takes pride in being able to perform tasks without external help. The “do-it-yourself” (DIY) mentality. DIY behaviour is often exhibitedwhen one is trying to save costs that would have otherwise beenspent on hiring professionals and experts.Read More
When Jeffery J. Lloyd “Aberjhani” referred to millennials as the hybrids of golden worlds and ages splendidly conceived, he must have had the gentleman, Tisungane Brian Makato, in mind.
Tisungane is a Malawian legal practitioner who was called to the Malawian bar in March 2011. An LLB (Honours) graduate from the University of Malawi; Tisu, as he is popularly known among his family, friends and colleagues, was a British Chevening Scholar at the world-renowned Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy at the University of Dundee in Scotland, where he graduated with an LLM in Energy Law and Policy with a distinction. He holds the honour of being one of the very few Malawians to graduate with an LLM from the prestigious Harvard Law School in Cambridge, Massachusetts in the USARead More
Legal education in Egypt held elite status with the emergence of the first Law School in Egypt founded by Ismail in 1868. It was first known as the School of Management and Languages, then the school of Management was separated from the school of Languages in 1882, until July 1886 when it became known as the school of Law. Now, Cairo University’ School of Law.Read More