The Non-Intervention in Football By National Government Under The FIFA Rules By Eribake Oloruntoba A

In recent times, FIFA has taken its rule about national governments not being involved in football matters seriously. Some countries have either been banned or threatened to be banned by FIFA due to government intervention in football matters. This article seeks to discuss FIFA’s rule as regards non-intervention by national government.
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PRESS RELEASE ON THE CASE FILED AGAINST THE EXECUTIVE ORDER 6

Fundamental Rights Suit  The controversial Presidential Executive Order 006 signed by the President on Thursday 5th July 2018 has received serious criticisms from Nigerians especially among legal practitioners. In a recent suit filed by the Law firm of Kayode Ajulo...
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Withdrawal From Excess Crude Accounts; Did The President Act Beyond His Powers?

There has been a lot of partisan rowdiness amongst Nigerians following the President’s withdrawal of $496 million from the Excess Crude Account, without prior approval of the National Assembly or appropriation. The primary issue is whether or not President Buhari had acted ultra vires and in the process violated the tenets of the Constitution?
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Looking Back at the NBA-SBL Conference and the Training for Young Lawyers by Tobi Lawalson

The training was educative and every young lawyer interested in business law should strive to attend subsequent trainings and the next NBA-SBL Conference.
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YouTube Set To Release “Copyright Match” Tool to Protect Initial Uploaders

YouTube will release a new tool to help initial uploaders take action against those who duplicate and re-upload their content without permission. Copyright Match, which will be available to high-traffic users initially, will alert users to new uploads of their work while allowing them to take a range of actions, including communicating with the uploader or taking content down.
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Purported Breach of Contract: Foreign Court rejects Nigeria’s request to Revoke N2.7 trillion fine

The District Circuit Court in Washington DC has dismissed Nigeria’s request for it to set aside its $8.9billion arbitration award against Nigeria over alleged breach of contract. The court presided over by Justice Christopher Cooper said the request was denied not only on ground that it was belated, but also that it sought the dismissal of the petition for the enforcement of the award. A government legal team led by the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, left Nigeria on Wednesday morning to Washington DC to attempt to get the court to set aside the award against Nigeria.
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Comparison of Experience & Skills of Candidates For The Office of President Of The NBA

NOTE: ALL INFORMATION IN THIS POST WAD COPIED FROM THE PUBLIC PROFILES OF THE CANDIDATES AS MADE AVAILABLE ONLINE.
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PUTTING YOU FIRST PAUL USORO, SAN’S REFORM MANIFESTO FOR PRESIDENCY OF THE NBA

Welfare Programme for Lawyers One of the topical issues in our profession today, is the poor welfare package for young lawyers and this is for understandable reasons
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NEED FOR INCLUSION OF MINORITIES IN NIGERIAN BAR ASSOCIATION’S LEADERSHIP By Chinyere Chukwu

The NBA National Elections are scheduled to take place this month, on 27/28 July 2018, and it has fallen on the Eastern Zone (as defined by the NBA) comprising Anambra, Enugu, Imo, Ebonyi, Abia, Rivers, Bayelsa, Akwa Ibom and Cross River States
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The Non-Intervention in Football By National Government Under The FIFA Rules By Eribake Oloruntoba A

In recent times, FIFA has taken its rule about national governments not being involved in football matters seriously. Some countries have either been banned or threatened to be banned by FIFA due to government intervention in football matters. This article seeks to discuss FIFA’s rule as regards non-intervention by national government.
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How To Gain Exclusive Personal Injury Leads For Your Law Practice

Regardless if you’ve been a top passer in the recent board exam for lawyers, you still need to pour in time and effort in order to gain exclusive personal injury leads for your law practice. Just like in any type of business, the competition is fierce in the legal practice. Many lawyers have been in the industry far longer than you. They’ve handled complex cases, managed different kinds of clients and have been through every courtroom in the state. If you don’t do anything to gain leads, the public will never know that you exist and you’ll never earn any leads in the long run. When this happens, you won’t make a profit from your career. In the world of business, you should be the one to reach out to earn leads, not the other way around.
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Looking Back at the NBA-SBL Conference and the Training for Young Lawyers by Tobi Lawalson

The training was educative and every young lawyer interested in business law should strive to attend subsequent trainings and the next NBA-SBL Conference.
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YouTube Set To Release “Copyright Match” Tool to Protect Initial Uploaders

YouTube will release a new tool to help initial uploaders take action against those who duplicate and re-upload their content without permission. Copyright Match, which will be available to high-traffic users initially, will alert users to new uploads of their work while allowing them to take a range of actions, including communicating with the uploader or taking content down.
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Purported Breach of Contract: Foreign Court rejects Nigeria’s request to Revoke N2.7 trillion fine

The District Circuit Court in Washington DC has dismissed Nigeria’s request for it to set aside its $8.9billion arbitration award against Nigeria over alleged breach of contract. The court presided over by Justice Christopher Cooper said the request was denied not only on ground that it was belated, but also that it sought the dismissal of the petition for the enforcement of the award. A government legal team led by the Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, left Nigeria on Wednesday morning to Washington DC to attempt to get the court to set aside the award against Nigeria.
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Lagos CJ urges new Magistrates to shun Corruption

Chief Judge of Lagos Justice Opeyemi Oke has urged new magistrates to shun corruption. She spoke when she swore in three new magistrates and 50 presidents and members of the Customary Court. She urged them to dispense justice without fear or favour, affection and animosity.
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Highlights from Paul Usoro SAN’s Meeting With Lawyers in Abuja

It was a great sight to behold as young lawyers, senior lawyers and senior advocates of Nigeria turned out in their numbers for the dinner hosted by Paul Usoro, SAN in Abuja recently. Many pledged their support for the leading presidential candidate of the NBA 2018 General Election. The event took place at the Shehu Musa Yar’adua Centre, Central Area, Abuja, had the likes of Kanu Agabi, SAN as the guest speaker. Paul Usoro, SAN underscored the paramount importance of the forthcoming election and why he is the right candidate for the NBA Presidential position.
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