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COPYRIGHT PROTECTION IN NIGERIA 0

COPYRIGHT PROTECTION IN NIGERIA

      A copyright is a form of protection provided by law to authors of original works. It is a set of exclusive right granted to the author or creator of an original...

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW 0

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

  Intellectual Property simply means creations of the mind like inventions; literary and artistic works; designs; symbols, names and images used in commerce. The law recognises and protects these products of the human intellect...

Cybersquatting: What You Must Know 0

Cybersquatting: What You Must Know

Do you know that cybersquatting is a crime? The Nigerian Cybercrime Act 2015 defines cybersquatting as “the acquisition of a domain name over the internet in bad faith to profit, mislead, destroy reputation, and...

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TYPES OF COMPANIES IN NIGERIA

Companies are the most widely used business organizations. A registered company is recognized by law as a “person” with such rights and duties as are attributed to it by law.   A company can...

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REMOVAL OF THE REQUIREMENT FOR PROFICIENCY CERTIFICATE

  The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) recently removed the requirement for Proficiency Certificate for Business and Non-business Organizations.   For several years, the Corporate Affairs Commission had required Proficiency Certificate for certain specialized businesses...

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A COMPREHENSIVE LOOK AT DIVORCE LAWYERS

You’ve made the decision to divorce; now you have to wade through all the ads for divorce lawyers online and offline and decide which one is right for you. But, wait, before you do...

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Introduction to Law of Contract

INTRODUCTION TO CONTRACT LAW  DEFINITION A contract is defined as an agreement, which the law will enforce or recognize as affecting the legal rights and duties of the parties. Social and domestic agreements are...