Diana Rus, OBG’s country director, said she was confident that Stillwaters Law Firm’s input would give investors valuable insight into Nigeria’s changing legal framework, including the impact of reforms on doing business in the country.
Attention shifts to Walter Onnoghen’s 13-man committee on judicial reform
Admitting though that Nigerian judiciary was totally free from ethical misconducts, he also told the Senate that judicial officers are products of the same corrupt society.
Cross-examination, most effective tool in court proceedings, says former Lagos DPP
He pointed out the techniques of cross-examination includes effectiveness of leading questions, the need to avoid needless use of adjectives as well as the importance of showing brevity.
Sidestepping the adverse effects of formal insolvency processes by taking back what is yours
Assets which the debtor has proprietary interest in prior to insolvency cannot be arbitrarily removed from the insolvent debtor’s estate.
Lawyer urges court to preserve livelihood of waste operators
Adegboruwa stated this following the submission of Counsel to the Lagos State Government, Olubukola Adesina, before the court that the PSP continuous operation in the State is not acceptable.
Experts canvass stiffer penalties for violence against women
In the face of increasing wave of sexual assaults and violence against women, government has been tasked on tougher legal punishment for offenders, to serve as deterrent.
President should not be pressured to resign over ill-health, says Idigbe
The Chairman, Legal Profession Regulation Review Committee and senior Partner, Punuka Attorneys and Solicitors, Chief Anthony Idigbe (SAN) has advised Nigerians...
‘Lawyers need business skills to run successful companies’
A legal expert, Omoefe Siakppere, has said that lawyers need to acquire business skills to be able to run profitable law firms.
Foreign alliance will improve legal services in Nigeria, lawyer affirms
A lawyer and partner in Olajide Oyewole LLP, Dayo Idowu has said that forming cross-border alliance with foreign law firms will improve on quality legal services in Nigeria.