The Place of Pupillage and Mentorship in the Future of Legal Practice in Nigeria – Paul Usoro

The learned silk who hosted Young Lawyers to a cocktail dinner last week in Lagos is currently in Markudi for the NBA Markudi Branch 2018 Law week. 
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Ebun Adegboruwa, Bode Olanipekun and 53 Others Shortlisted for SAN Rank

Popular human rights advocate, Ebun Adegboruwa is on the 2018 shortlist for the conferment of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) rank.
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Young Lawyers Pass Vote Of No Confidence On Executives

At the Annual General Meeting of the Young Lawyers’ Forum summoned by the Wada Ahmed Wada led governing council of the Young Lawyers’ Forum slated for 3pm the members of the Young Lawyers’ Forum gathered at the venue and waited for about 2hours.
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CAC Eliminates Requirement of Proficiency Certificate for Business Registration

The Corporate Affairs Commission has announced the removal of the requirement for Proficiency Certificate for entities intending to register with the Commission.
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Bank reports judge to NJC, EFCC over ‘Questionable’ Judgment

Union Bank of Nigeria Plc has accused Justice Ibrahim Buba of the Federal High Court of perverting the cause of justice in a suit filed against it by an alleged debtor.
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Entertainment Law Connect Conference Offers Platform For Lawyers And Entertainment Experts To Address Key issues

Key drivers of the Nigerian entertainment industry laid out the proper corporate structure, chain of title in film production and the legal framework for intellectual property works in the creative industry at the debut edition of Entertainment Law Connect Conference which held on Thursday, 12th April, 2018 at The Lilygate Hotel, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.
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Why Mazi Afam Osigwe Should Be The Next NBA President By Henry Chibuike Ugwu

As the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) election is around the corner, there have been the expected frenzy and controversies naturally expected of such an important election.
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Paul Usoro, SAN: A Commitment to Young Lawyers Welfare and Empowerment

Everyone that works is deemed worthy of his pay. This is pretty much an accepted fact in various circles; religious; professional and even in the most informal of settings. This much is apparent to young lawyers who seek to make a name for themselves in the legal profession. This is an issue close to the heart of Paul Usoro, SAN.
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The Non-Recognition of Songwriters in Nigeria: The Bane of Copyright Protection in the Music Industry By Francis Ololuo

Over the years, the music industry in Nigeria has ostensibly evolved. Along with this evolution is the continued undermining of the influence of songwriters in Nigeria. Although the first in the food chain of the music industry, songwriters have been given little or no recognition in Nigeria.
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7 Times Mfon Usoro Lawyers Female Table Tennis Champion Shares Her Experience, Says Paul Usoro Is A Pathfinder

I have heard people speak about Paul Usoro SAN as regards his passion to develop the legal profession through sponsorship of different capacity programmes, some of which challenge the legal mind, and others are sporting activities which not only challenge the mind and body, but create relaxation and promote friendship amongst lawyers.
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A Look at the Statutory Duty on Nigerian Banks to Employ Fit and Proper Persons by Collins Arikor

The Banking and Other Financial Institutions Act, 1991, ("BOFIA”), provides in Section 19 that all Nigerian banks are obligated to employ persons of good character as staff.
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Entertainment Law Connect Conference Offers Platform For Lawyers And Entertainment Experts To Address Key issues

Key drivers of the Nigerian entertainment industry laid out the proper corporate structure, chain of title in film production and the legal framework for intellectual property works in the creative industry at the debut edition of Entertainment Law Connect Conference which held on Thursday, 12th April, 2018 at The Lilygate Hotel, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.
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We Must Embrace IT and the Innovations it Engenders in the Practice- Paul Usoro

We must embrace IT and the innovations it engenders in the practice Paul Usoro said in a goodwill message to yhe Nigeria Bar Association Young Lawyers Forum (YLF)
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Ijeoma Abalogu Emerges Partner At Gbenga Biobaku & Co

Corporate commercial lawyer Ijeoma Abalogu has been promoted to Partner at Gbenga Biobaku & Co. Gbenga Biobaku & Co. (GBC) is a Nigerian commercial law firm located in Lagos, the commercial capital of Nigeria, with a representative office in Port Harcourt, the oil and gas nerve centre of the country. The Firms's principal areas of practice are Oil and Gas, Energy, Maritime, Projects, Foreign Investments, Banking, Capital Markets and general Corporate/ Commercial Law.
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Duale, Ovia and Alex-Adedipe Advises Terragon Group in $5 million Financing Deal

Winners of the Telecommunications, Media and technology Law firm of the year Duale, Ovia Alex-Adedipe has advised Terragon, Africa’s leading mobile marketing company in a $5 million funding round led by Africa-focused TLcom Capital with participation from other investors.
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NBA SLP 2018 Conference: The Appearance of A Lawyer Determines The Fees He Commands – Paul Usoro SAN

Senior Advocate of Nigeria and renowned authority in the Law of Telecommunication in Nigeria, Paul Usoro SAN has shared his thoughts to members of the legal community, on things he believes that will uplift a practitioner in the voyage of his or her legal practice in Nigeria.
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