ARBITRATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

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Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

Time Freezes for Purposes of the Statute of Limitation when an Action is instituted – The Supreme Court’s Decision in Sifax v Migfo

On 16 February 2018, the Supreme Court of Nigeria unanimously decided in the case of Sifax Nigeria Ltd v Migfo Nigeria Ltd  that where a statute of limitation prescribes [...]

LAW FIRM SIGNING A COURT PROCESS IS A MERE PROCEDURAL IRREGULARITY

In a landmark decision delivered on 23 February 2018 in Heritage Bank Ltd v. Bentforth Finance (Nigeria) Ltd,  the Supreme Court of Nigeria appeared to abandon in part, the [...]

The possible effect of the use of National Identity Number in arbitration proceedings

In October 2017, the National Identity Management Commission – which was established under the National Identity Management Commission Act 2007 (NIMC Act)– issued the Mandatory Use of the National [...]

Keynote Address by Funke Adekoya, SAN on Diversity in IA

Head of the Dispute Resolution Practice Group of ǼLEX, Mrs Funke Adekoya, SAN, gave the keynote address, which focused on energy and arbitration in the Middle East and Africa, [...]

Arbitration procedures and practice in Nigeria

Arbitration procedures and practice in Nigeria: A Q&A guide to arbitration law and practice in Nigeria. Read More

Court of Appeal Upholds ǼLEX Argument

Court of Appeal Upholds ǼLEX Argument that the Tax Appeal Tribunal has the Jurisdiction to Determine Tax Disputes Read More

Who Signed These Processes?

Who Signed These Processes? - Ibifubara Berenibara Read More

Commercial Litigation in Nigeria

Commercial Litigation in Nigeria - The near future. Read More

Review of Esso & SNEPCO v. NNP

Review of Esso & SNEPCO v. NNPC - Funke Adekoya (SAN) and Ibifubara Berenibara. Read More  

Nigeria Arbitration Guide

Nigeria Arbitration Guide. Read More The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2009: This article appeared in the 2009 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to International Arbitration; [...]

A practical insight to cross-border Corporate Recovery & Insolvency:

A practical insight to cross-border Corporate Recovery & Insolvency: This article appeared in the 2009 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Corporate Recovery & Insolvency; published by Global [...]

A Q&A guide to Arbitration in Nigeria:

A Q&A guide to Arbitration in Nigeria: This article is included in PLC Cross-border Arbitration Handbook 2009/10 Read More

A Q&A guide to Dispute Resolution in Nigeria:

A Q&A guide to Dispute Resolution in Nigeria: This article is included in PLC Cross-border Dispute Resolution Handbook 2009/10 Read More

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FoI: State Security v The People’s Right to Know  Read More