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Apr30

Posted In: Financial Services & Regulations

2020

CONVERTIBLE PROMISSORY NOTES: A FINANCING MODEL FOR TECH STARTUPS IN NIGERIA

INTRODUCTION According to Bloomberg, about 80 percent of startup businesses fail within the first 18 months. A major reason ...

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Apr27

Posted In: Employment & Labour

2020

WORKPLACE HAZARDS AND IMPERATIVES OF INCREASED SOCIAL SECURITY UNDER THE EMPLOYEES’ COMPENSATION ACT

INTRODUCTION The growing appetite for organizations, corporations, industries, factories and other business establishmen ...

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Apr22

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2020

COVID-19: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S PROPOSAL TO SUPPLY FREE ELECTRICITY

INTRODUCTION Recently, the House of Representatives proposed a stimulus bill to facilitate the free distribution of electri ...

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Apr14

Posted In: Corporate Governance

2020

LEGAL MECHANISM FOR INVESTOR PROTECTION IN PRIVATE EQUITY TRANSACTIONS IN NIGERIA

INTRODUCTION According to the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, 73 percent of the total value of priv ...

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Apr14

Posted In: Litigation

2020

DECRIMINALISATION OF BIGAMY IN LAGOS STATE AND ITS LEGAL IMPLICATIONS

INTRODUCTION The present Nigerian criminal justice system is part of Nigeria’s inheritance from colonial Britain. In fairness, it s ...

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Apr14

Posted In: Legal Audit

2020

LEGAL AUDIT AS A CRUCIAL RESPONSE TO THE LEGAL AND FINANCIAL UNCERTAINTIES FACED BY ORGANISATIONS IN THE 21st CENTURY

If we are left intact, we would try to fix the department to what it ought to be –effective, efficient and responsive to the public. I se ...