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Energy Justice: The Role Of Corporate And Commercial Lawyers

ENERGY JUSTICE: THE ROLE OF CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL LAWYERS INTRODUCTION Energy holds a crucial role in fostering societal progress and bolstering economic growth while serving as a key element in poverty alleviation and safeguarding national security. Consequently, ensuring uninterrupted access to energy is a vital priority for every country in the contemporary era. Energy Justice […]

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The Madrid Trademark Registration System: Nigeria To Join Or Not?

THE MADRID TRADEMARK REGISTRATION SYSTEM: NIGERIA TO JOIN OR NOT? INTRODUCTION Business operations are no longer territorial but have now become integrated on a global scale, birthing multinational companies globally. Consequently, these entities are no more only keen on expanding their businesses, but are also focused on protecting their intellectual property rights in the countries […]

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Addressing E-Waste From The Electrical And Electronic Sector: An Analysis Of Extant Law And Regulation

ADDRESSING E-WASTE FROM THE ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC SECTOR: AN ANALYSIS OF EXTANT LAW AND REGULATION INTRODUCTION Electrical and Electronic Equipment (“EEE”) has become increasingly popular in Nigeria in the wake of burgeoning technological advancements. The proliferation of EEE has soared, positively impacting human lives even in the most remote areas. Thereby, enhancing connectivity and convenience […]

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Leveraging Technology to Promote Employee Well-being and Productivity; Best Practices, Legal Aspects, and Go-Forward Strategies

LEVERAGING TECHNOLOGY TO PROMOTE EMPLOYEE WELL-BEING AND PRODUCTIVITY; BEST PRACTICES, LEGAL ASPECTS, AND GO-FORWARD STRATEGIES. INTRODUCTION An employee’s well-being is an important consideration and challenge for organizations because good well-being extends beyond a comfortable office environment. The employee’s well-being reflects the office environment and its influence on the mental and physical health of the employee. […]

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Enhancing Transparency And Accountability In The Extractive Industries: A Review Of The Eiti Standards 2023

ENHANCING TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN THE EXTRACTIVE INDUSTRIES: A REVIEW OF THE EITI STANDARDS 2023 INTRODUCTION Axiomatically, some countries with humongous levels of energy resources are bedevilled with an excruciating level of poverty, energy deficit problems, deteriorating environment, and corruption to the extent that researchers have termed them as resource-cursed. Academics, political analysts, legal scholars […]

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 Nigeria Data Protection Commission (Ndpc) Compliance Audit Returns (“Cars”) Alert

NIGERIA DATA PROTECTION COMMISSION (NDPC) COMPLIANCE AUDIT RETURNS (“CARs”) GUIDANCE NOTICE ALERT The Nigeria Data Protection Commission (NDPC) in November 2023, published a Guidance Notice concerning annual Data Protection Compliance Audit Returns. The filing of Annual Data Protection Compliance Audit Returns is an obligation for data controllers and processors under the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation […]

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Cross Border Data Transfer: Navigating Compliance Under Nigeria’s Data Protecting Act 2023.

CROSS BORDER DATA TRANSFER: NAVIGATING COMPLIANCE UNDER NIGERIA’S DATA PROTECTION ACT 2023 It is without peradventure that the nature of technology use has occasioned a near borderless global society as personal data flows in trillions of bytes across borders. The recently enacted Nigeria Data Protection Act (the Act) 2023, occasioned a modification of the data […]