Cyber Law Initiative lecture on “Intellectual Property Law and Artificial Intelligence” at Makerere University Artificial Intelligence Research Lab.

 

Under the Cyber Law Initiative Techubation Hub, we conducted a great discussion on how Intellectual Property laws are relevant in the ever growing field of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at the AI Research Lab at Makerere University.

https://medium.com/ai-research-lab-kampala/thursday-nuggets-intellectual-property-laws-and-artificial-intelligence-9de6216c2079

 

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  1. Social Media Tax Petition

On 2nd July, 2018 Cyber Law Initiative (U) Limited and its directors petitioned the Constitutional court of Uganda seeking annulment of the Excise Duty (Amendment) Act, 2018 which introduced a tax of Ushs 200 per user per day for access to over The Top (OTT) services.

https://www.cnn.com/2018/06/01/africa/uganda-social-media-tax/index.html

http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/business/Uganda-Social-Media-tax-challenged-in-court/2560-4642862-d24qa9z/index.html