COMESA model law on electronic transactions

10 Aug 2010


Regulations and Policies

Adopted by Council of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa in 2010, the model law contains provisions on: electronic signatures, e-commerce, consumer protection, unsolicited commercial commynications, and online dispute resolution. The model law is accompanied by a guide to enactment, meant to assist member states in deciding which of the model law’s provisions could/should be transposed into national legislation.