Technology, Communications & Media
Kenna Partners has built up capacities and developed an unrivalled experience in Technology, Communications and Media. Our lawyers have been actively involved in structuring several telecommunication equipment financing, consortium building in tender processes and strategic alliances in foreign direct investments in this sector. Our services cover licensing procedures, pre-qualification documentation, and contacts. Kenna Partners’ lawyers work with the business needs of the client in mind. We provide advice on regulatory compliance, fair trade practices, trademarks, copyrights, licensing statutory permits for expatriate, etc.
Comprehensive information on the telecommunications industry in Nigeria (entry, operations, regulators, transactions, licenses, dispute resolution) can be obtained from our legal resources. The firm has advised a New York listed company on an asset acquisition transaction for the supply, installation and maintenance of information Technology equipment and machinery. The firm also advised on payments, liabilities, exchange control and other regulatory issues. In addition, we have advised a major multinational telecommunications company in Nigeria on a US$ 17 million VSAT procurement, installation, and maintenance project.