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May 19, 2022

Case Study – Suburban Fibre Company Limited v. Olawale Famuyide Suit No: CV/108/19

Online reviews provide a reference check for consumers and also serve as a marketing tool for businesses. Customers rely on social media to share their experiences […]
April 9, 2020

Review of COVID-19 Regulations 2020 and Implementation Guidelines

The Quarantine Act (“the Act”) gives the President the power to declare a disease as a “dangerous infectious disease”, the President may also make regulations to […]
March 2, 2020

Breach of Promise to Marry (a Short Legal Break Down)

In 2019, during an annual Program held by a reputable Church in Nigeria tagged ‘Shiloh’, the internet was engulfed with captions such as “I will take […]
August 22, 2019

A Review of the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation 2019

The Nigeria Data Protection Regulation 2019 (“the Regulation”) was issued by the National Information Technology Development Agency (“the Agency”) on January 25, 2019, in realization of […]
March 16, 2019

DNFIs and the Special Control Unit on Money Laundering

The Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act, 2011, defines Designated Non-Financial Institution (DNFIs) as dealers in Jewelry, Luxury Goods, Chartered Accountants, Audit Firms, Tax Consultants, Clearing And Settlement […]
March 16, 2019

Executive Order on Ease of Doing Business in Nigeria

According to the World Bank Doing Business Rankings, Nigeria experienced a sharp decline in the ease of doing business and it was not until 2017 that […]
March 16, 2019

The New Code of Corporate Governance for Bureaux De Change in Nigeria

Further to the CBNs policies governing Bureaux de Change (BDCs) and other financial institutions, this document was issued. The goal of this new Code of Corporate […]
March 16, 2019

Tenement Rates: an End to the Tenement Rate Saga in Abuja

The issue of whether residents in the Federal Capital Territory (F.C.T.) are obliged to pay tenement rates to their Area Councils, has been a reoccurring question […]