Role of Intellectual Property for SMEs in the Nigeria Fashion Industry

The role small and medium enterprises play in the development of a country is very important. SMEs contribute to the development of Nigeria in terms of employment, growth and development, and marketing of goods and services. The Nigerian Government is turning its attention more than ever to small and medium scale industries and entrepreneurs as…

Arbitration of Banking and Finance Disputes in Nigeria

Arbitration in Nigeria continues to experience an upward spiral as an effective dispute resolution mechanism adopted by parties engaged in contemporary commerce. Presently, there is a widespread practice of embedding arbitration agreements in the commercial transactions flowing from various areas of the economy, particularly the energy and maritime sectors. Interestingly, there also appears to be…

Insolvency in Nigeria: A Change in Status Quo

At the recently concluded Business Recovery and Insolvency Practioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN) International Conference themed, “Driving Business Rescue in the Shadow of the Law”, which was well organized, well attended and very enlightening, several salient issues were raised in the discussions by speakers and discussants alike. In all, insolvency practice in Nigeria needs to…