Silk: To Be Or Not?

Over the years, there has been persistent call for the abolition of the award of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN). The call was recently further strengthened by the news of the abolition of the rank in Ghana. Back home, the recent announcement of this year’s successful awardees is creating misgiving in the legal circle with […]

What Do You Know About Securities And Exchange Commission?

The Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC” or the “Commission”) is regulated by the Investment and Securities Act (the “Act”). SEC is the principal regulatory authority for the Nigerian capital market, protection of investors and ensures fair, transparent, and efficient capital market operation. Under the Act, SEC is a body corporate with perpetual succession and a […]

Lawyers Charge LCA On Global Relevance

By Adam Adedimeji,  LAGOS    The Lagos Court of Arbitration (LCA) could gain global traction and relevance on dispute resolution by sustaining its international best practice model, top lawyers have noted. Speaking at the 2nd Annual “LCA Day” held at the LCA’s ultra-modern International Centre for Arbitration & ADR (ICAA), Lekki recently unveiled by former […]

What Is NOTAP?

NOTAP is abbreviation for National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion. This is the body regulated by the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion Act (the “Act”). The Act requires that every agreement or contract entered into by any person in the country with any other person outside the shores of Nigeria involving the […]