While there may be different definitions of intellectual property, the need for its protection is one that enjoys universal acceptance. It is also of universal acceptance that foreign investment plays an integral role in the economic growth and sustainability of a country. Globalization has necessitated economic interaction between and among nations on bilateral and multilateral levels respectively.
By the simple definition that Crowdfunding is the sourcing of funds from a large number of people for the financing of a project or venture, it is clear that this practice has been with us for a long time
Since Kaduna State conducted assessment tests for primary school and secondary teachers and the announcement of it’s decision to sack the about 22,000 teachers who unbelievably and woefully failed the tests, there has been a range of reactions.
The time has come to build the Nigerian Lawyer as a brand. The Nigerian Lawyer must be transformed into a knowledgeable, versatile, courageous and with deep insight into global best practice.
Unless something is done urgently, the Nigerian state will not stop going in circle any time soon. Sadly, that has been her lots for decades
Gentlemen, have the lawyers` association (not) failed lawyers in Nigeria? If one says that Lawyers in Nigeria are the greatest hindrance or stumbling blocks to Lawyers in Nigeria, I do not know to what extent one may not be justified. But let me give a simple illustration, that’d explain this point.
Mrs Doyin Rhodes-Vivour is the kind of leader the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Nigerian Branch and all other organizations need.
In reaction to this ruling by the LPDC, I had made some comment on a popular WhatsApp forum, which comment was later published in some online media platforms, including lawyard.ng and a host of others
Today, the Special Counsel appointed to investigate the alleged collusion between the Trump Campaign and the Russian Government filed the first set of charges before a DC Federal District Court.
Has there ever been a more false statement than; “the young lawyers of nowadays are lazy and not serious”? Perhaps there is,when you factor in the universally acclaimed and propagated statement ; “young lawyers should forget about making money and concentrate more on learning ”