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UEFA’S FINANCIAL FAIR P....

The Revolution Club football spending has spiraled in the last few years. The Roman Abramovich revolution that saw the Russian Oil mogul acquire Chelsea Football Club and loosen the purse-strings by signing new players shook the ....

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THE DISPUTE RESOLUTION PR....

The Dispute Resolution Provisions Under The Enabling Statute Governing The Nigeria Professional Football League – Is It Uhuru? The League Management Company (LMC) in exercising its rights derived from the Nigeria Football Feder....

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FROM BOSMAN TO PERCHSTEIN....

In Search of a harmonious Sports Dispute Resolution Platform. The issue of the appropriate dispute resolution mechanism to adopt in resolving disputes has bedeviled International Sports for ages. The consensus has always been to ....

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VIOLATION OF THE PRINCIPL....

It has been stated that one of the reasons why parties to an arbitration submit their disputes to a panel of three arbitrators, is to ensure objectivity. The principle of collegiality in arbitration is no longer a fleeting or pass....

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THE PASSAGE OF THE PETROL....

The momentous passage of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill on May 25, 2017 by the Nigerian Senate was heralded by many as a revolutionary step at creating a legal framework to address some of the perennial challenges that has....

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Trust - The Rule Against ....

Amongst the countless legal issues that arise in the creation of a trust, the rules governing when property settled on trust must vest are often the most difficult but yet underrated. In other words, the point when capital and inc....

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ISLAMIC FINANCE – SEPAR....

Over the past decade, Islamic Finance has become a burning and topical issue around the world (Europe, Middle East and Asia) and has most recently reached Nigeria, over the introduction of the Islamic Banking model to the financia....

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BANKRUPTCY LAW: A NEED FO....

The concept of bankruptcy should ordinarily carry a social stigma denying the bankrupt of credit, disqualifying him from holding certain elective and other public offices or from practicing any regulated profession. It is a connot....

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GLOBAL CRISES: THE ROLE O....

The global crisis should ordinarily present challenges for the Commercial lawyer and expectedly it should present a gloomy picture for the future. However for those who are opportune to have the necessary skills and background, t....

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CONFIDENTIALITY IN ARBITR....

January/March 2012 Vol. 2 Issue 1 Confidentiality in arbitral proceedings is perhaps not as certain as is often stated. In fact, to say it would be a shock to contracting parties who elect for arbitration and who choose Nigerian ....

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IS THE GAS MASTER PLAN A ....

The Nigerian Government in its bid to become a major international player in the international gas market as well as boosting the domestic market and realize maximum revenue possible from gas initiated the Gas Master Plan. The th....

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BUCKING A FLOOD: LAW FIRM....

July/September 2011 Vol. 1 Issue 1 For a country that has made spectacular advances in software development and the provision of world class services as its global emblem, the restrictions ...read more

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RIGHT TO PROTECTION OF PR....

Notwithstanding the current global financial meltdown, the Nigerian economy is developing. As with most developing economies, this growth brings along with it an increased, if uneven, level of affluence. This increase in the leve....

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IMPLICATIONS OF THE U.K. ....

October/December 2011 Vol. 1 Issue 2 The U.K. Bribery Act which came into force on July 1, 2011 is perhaps the most far-reaching anti-bribery law in the world with pro-visions that could redefine global business practice within a....

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THE NIGERIAN LAW ENFORCEM....

For a nation whose collective citizenry could hardly be termed docile, a visitor to Lagos State for example, may openly speculate about the remarkable transformation from lion to lamb which its citizens undergo, when caught on th....

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