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Tag: rule of law

ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN JUDGMENT – WHICH COURT HAS JURISDICTION AND WHAT IS THE SCOPE?

The quest for dispute resolution in commercial transactions has no bounds especially by means…

THE UNHOLY CONNIVANCE BETWEEN JUDGEMENT DEBTORS AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

Post judgment proceedings for enforcement of judgment especially monetary awards by garnishee proceedings have…

THE UNHOLY ALLIANCE – POLICE AS DEBT RECOVERY AGENTS

Commercial transactions sometimes result in unpleasant endings which gives rise to some irreconcilable differences…

THE EFFECT OF MERGER OF POLITICAL PARTIES

The Nigerian Constitutional democracy is primarily governed by The Constitution of the Federal Republic…

FORFEITURE PRIOR CONVICTION – CONSTITUTIONALITY OR OTHERWISE

INTRODUCTION. Recent events in Nigeria as it relates to the government’s attempt to fight…

FORFEITURE PRIOR CONVICTION – CONSTITUTIONALITY OR OTHERWISE (PART II).

FORFEITURE UNDER THE ADVANCE FEE FRAUD ACT.  As indicated in the previous Edition of…

PARTY AUTONOMY AND IT’S LIMITATION IN DISPUTE RESOLUTION

When parties draft contractual agreement they enjoy broad freedom to construct a dispute resolution…

DOCTRINE OF LIS PENDENS WITH RESPECT OF PARALLEL PROCEEDINGS.

In contemporary affair, many causes have spawned litigation in multiple fora. The technique applied…

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY – A POWER TOOL FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH

Intellectual Property (IP) is a term increasingly in use today, but still vaguely understood….