Higher Regional School of Magistracy (ERSUMA)

Porto-Novo, Bénin


The Regional School of Magistracy (ERSUMA) of the Organisation for the Harmonisation of Business Law in Africa (OHADA) announces the publication of the ERSUMA Bulletin of Professional Practice (BEPP 31) special issue OHADA Law & COVID-19, 1st series.

This periodical continues to inform you about current developments in business law, whether it is OHADA Law, the national law of the States Parties, other African Community Laws or Comparative Law.

In this first special issue of the OHADA Law & COVID-19 series, the reader will find through the columns chronicles, case law and professional practice, brief information on various topics such as:

Reflections on the legal qualification of COVID-19 in contract law;
Holding Meetings: the dilemma of the governing bodies of commercial companies in the OHADA space during the COVID-19 health crisis;
The CCJA adapts its procedures to the COVID-19 health crisis;
The coronavirus smuggles into the proceedings before the CCJA;
Civil procedures of enforcement and health emergency: case of the COVID-19 pandemic;
Some aspects of protecting the procedural interests of the parties during this COVID-19 Pandemic Crisis period;
OHADA space companies in the Covid-19 crisis: tax considerations.

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Due to the global health situation, the ERSUMA Bulletin is only available in digital format.
It is on sale online and can be purchased by annual subscription.
Price per unit: 3,000 CFA francs / 6 USD / 5 Euros
Price of the twelve (12) issues of the year on subscription basis: 30,000 francs CFA/60 USD / 46 Euros

To join the Bulletin subscribers, please fill out and send the subscription coupon to the following address: ersuma@ohada.org

For any information or contributions to the Bulletin, please contact ERSUMA at : ersuma@ohada.org