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The Hague Convention on Adoption

The Hague Convention on Adoption has the best adoption procedures. Its aim is to protect the best interest of a child. In this regard, Ethiopia ...

13 General Terms for Hotel Management Agreement and Technical Service Agreements

By Dagnachew Tesfaye Management of a hotel business by itself requires expertise and good will. Major brands are eyeing the hotel industry of Ethiopia. These ...

18 New Labor Proclamation 1156/2019 Additions

1. Definitions “Sexual harassment” means to persuade or convince another through utterances, signs or any other manner, to submit for sexual favor without his/her consent. ...

State of Emergency Regulation on Employment

The Council of Ministers has adopted a State of Emergency following the Covid-19 pandemic. As a result, Companies that administer their employees as per Labor ...

Stamp Duty on Employment Contracts

By Mahlet Mesganaw, Partner Email: mahlet@dmethiolawerys.com Stamp Duty Proclamation No 110/1998 provides by whom, when and how much stamp duty is paid on employment contracts. ...

15 Highlights on the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards

By Dagnachew TesfayeEthiopia has ratified the Convention on the Recognition and and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards by PROCLAMATION No.1184 /2020, done on 13th day ...

Covid 19 Directive 2/2020

The Ministerial Committee on Covid 19 has come out with a directive namely Covid 19 Directive no.2/2020 to execute the Emergency Proclamation No 3/2020 and ...

Major Contents of the New Investment Law in Ethiopia

By Dagnachew Tesfaye Ethiopia has adopted a new investment law. The Proclamation is called the Investment Proclamation No.1180/2020(hereafter the Proclamation). It was done on April ...

Six Key Points on the Electronic Signature Law in Ethiopia

By Yenatfanta Bekele Introduction Our society is dynamic through time. The way of our life evolved through many phases. Importance of law is that it ...

Domestic Adoption Document Requirements

By DMLO in Collaboration with Adoption Advocates Organization(AAO) Domestic adoption is one way of helping vulnerable children. Domestic adoption document requirements is set out under ...

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Income Tax and Customs Duty  Incentives for Investors in Ethiopia

Mahlet Mesganaw, Partner at DMLF The investment objective of Ethiopia is to improve the living standards of the people of Ethiopia by realizing a rapid, ...

Adoption of an Ethiopian Child by a Foreigner Spouse 

By Dagnachew Tesfaye, Partner at DMLF Email: info@dmethiolawyers.com Introduction  This article summarizes the Federal Supreme Court Cassation Decision on File No 215383 on 30/05/2022. The ...

Can a Foreign Investor Allowed to Open a Bank Account in Ethiopia?

By DMLF Team One of the investment incentives in Ethiopia for foreign investors is the privilege of opening bank accounts and operating the same. The ...

The Procedure of Registration of Transfer of Technology Agreement

By Dagnachew Tesfaye, Partner at DMLF The Ethiopian Investment Proclamation No 1180/2020 and the Investment Regulation No 474/2020 incorporate technology transfer agreement as part of ...

What is a Collaboration Agreement?

By Mahlet Mesganaw, Partner at DMLF Introduction Growing export-oriented services and products is essential to the economy of Ethiopia. Foreign currency generating export businesses have ...

Five Investment Options that Minimum Capital Requirement doesn’t Apply for Foreign Investors

By Mahlet Mesganaw, Partner at DMLF The Investment Proclamation No 1180/2020 has allowed minimum capital requirement NOT to apply for the following investment transactions.  1. ...

Website-Obligation to Construct for Share Companies

By Dagnachew Tesfaye, Partner at DMLF The Commercial Code of Ethiopia Proclamation No 1243/2021 introduces the mandatory task for share companies to create and maintain ...

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