Top 10 things You Need to Know About Ethiopia’s New Proclamation on Housing Rent Controls

    The new proclamation on housing rent controls will come into force after June 8, 2024. It is intended to apply to all residential home rent contracts throughout Ethiopia. You can find the Amharic text to the proclamation 1320/2016 here. 10 Key Provisions: Registration of Rent Agreements: Both landlords and tenants are required to register their rent agreements within 30 days of entering into the agreement. Minimum Lease Period: Rental agreements must be for

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How to Hire the Right Lawyer in Ethiopia: A Step-by-Step Guide

Finding the right lawyer in Ethiopia is a crucial step when dealing with legal issues. Whether you’re facing a personal legal matter, starting a business, or need representation in court, having the right attorney can make a significant difference. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you navigate the process of hiring a lawyer in Ethiopia. 1. Understand Your Legal Needs Before you begin your search, it’s essential to understand your legal needs. Lawyers in Ethiopia

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New Investment Directive in Ethiopia opens previously Restricted Businesses

The Ethiopian Investment Board’s latest directive, No. 1001/2024, aims to regulate the participation of foreign investors in restricted sectors such as export, import, wholesale, and retail trade. This directive marks a significant shift by allowing direct foreign involvement in key economic sectors that were previously exclusively reserved for domestic entities. For the complete text of the directive, click here.

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Understanding Ethiopian Lawyers: Advocates, Attorneys, and Consultants

Ethiopia’s legal system is upheld by a group of dedicated professionals known as advocates. You may have heard them referred to as lawyers, attorneys, or consultants, but their official title is “advocates.” These legal experts are an integral part of the country’s legal landscape, providing essential services to individuals and businesses alike.Advocacy Services: A Multifaceted ApproachAdvocates in Ethiopia offer a wide range of legal services, ensuring that justice is accessible to everyone. From providing legal

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⚠️ Call for registration of Attorneys !

The ministry of justice has announced its intention to register all  federally licensed lawyers  within 2 weeks from today.  Accordingly, attorneys residing in Addis Ababa are required to register themselves at justice bureaus located in Subcities where they pay annual taxes before December 23, 2021. Attorneys paying taxes outside Addis Ababa are expected to apply for registration at regional justice bureaus in accordance with the notice attached.  የፌደራል ፍርድ ቤት ጥብቅና ፈቃድ ላላችሁ በሙሉ በፌደራል

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