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February 23, 2019
HOW TO REGISTER A FINTECH COMPANY IN NIGERIA

HOW TO REGISTER A FINTECH COMPANY IN NIGERIA

Financial technology, popularly referred to as FinTech, is the new technology and innovation that aims to compete with traditional financial methods in the delivery of financial […]
February 23, 2019
SETTING UP A COMPANY IN NIGERIA

SETTING UP A COMPANY IN NIGERIA| HOW TO REGISTER A COMPANY

A business formation in Nigeria ordinarily commences with the registration of a company. A company can be referred to as a corporate entity, which upon incorporation […]
February 23, 2019
PCT Patent Application

PCT PATENT APPLICATION FILING IN NIGERIA

A Patent and Cooperation Treaty (PCT) patent application filing provides a process for reserving an applicant’s priority right to file an existing patent application in foreign […]
February 23, 2019

Can a foreigner be a director in a nigerian company?

Most investors contemplating to do business in Nigeria are always asking the following question before planning- can a foreigner be a director in a Nigerian company? […]
February 16, 2019
REMOVAL AND CHANGE OF DIRECTORS IN A PRIVATE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

REMOVAL AND CHANGE OF DIRECTORS IN A PRIVATE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

CHANGE OF DIRECTORS IN A PRIVATE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY CHANGE OF DIRECTORS IN A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY A Director is appointed by the Company to manage […]
February 16, 2019
HOW TO REGISTER A SUBSIDIARY COMPANY IN NIGERIA

HOW TO REGISTER A SUBSIDIARY COMPANY IN NIGERIA

REGISTRATION OF SUBSIDIARY COMPANY IN NIGERIA The process of registering a subsidiary company in Nigeria must be commenced by a holding company. A holding company is a parent company owning more […]
December 28, 2018
SOLICITORS IN LAGOS | LEGAL SERVICE IN LAGOS

SOLICITORS IN LAGOS | LEGAL SERVICE IN LAGOS

Resolution Law Firm solicitors in Lagos Nigeria assist both domestic and multinational clients on various aspects of law in Nigeria. Getting the best legal service in […]
December 27, 2018
CORPORATE LAW FIRMS IN LAGOS| CORPORATE LAWYERS IN NIGERIA

CORPORATE LAW FIRMS IN LAGOS| CORPORATE LAWYERS IN NIGERIA

CORPORATE LAW FIRM IN LAGOS Resolution Law Firm is one of the foremost corporate law firms in Nigeria. The firm’s corporate lawyers in Nigeria assist clients […]
December 26, 2018
LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR INDEPENDENT POWER PROJECT

LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR INDEPENDENT POWER PROJECTS IN NIGERIA

Introduction Independent power projects in Nigeria are entities non-public utility companies operating and investing in power generation facilities for the purpose of power generation and sale […]
December 25, 2018
INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRMS IN NIGERIA

INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRMS IN NIGERIA

INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM FIRMS IN LAGOS NIGERIA The concept of international law firms in Nigeria involves the law firms offering multi-jurisdictional services from Nigeria. The Nigerian […]
December 23, 2018
COMMERCIAL LAW FIRMS IN LAGOS|

COMMERCIAL LAW FIRMS IN NIGERIA| BUSINESS LAWYERS IN LAGOS NIGERIA

COMMERCIAL LAW FIRM IN NIGERIA BUSINESS LAWYERS IN NIGERIA Resolution Law Firm is one of the foremost commercial law firms in Nigeria, with experienced business lawyers […]
December 23, 2018
LAW FIRMS IN LAGOS MAINLAND

LAW FIRMS IN LAGOS MAINLAND | LAWYERS IN IKEJA LAGOS

LAW FIRM IN LAGOS MAINLAND Resolution Law Firm is one of the top law firms in Lagos Mainland. The firm is located in Ikeja, Lagos and […]
December 9, 2018
TRADEMARK WATCH SERVICE IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK WATCH SERVICE IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK WATCH IN NIGERIA The importance of trademark watch service in Nigeria is to monitor new applications that have been filed at the trademark registry for […]
November 17, 2018
HOW TO SUE A COMPANY IN NIGERIA

HOW TO SUE A COMPANY IN NIGERIA

SUING A COMPANY IN NIGERIA An incorporated company has a separate entity distinct from the individuals who are shareholders and directors in control of the company’s […]
November 3, 2018
HOW TO SUE A PERSON IN NIGERIA

HOW TO SUE A PERSON IN NIGERIA

SUING SOMEONE IN NIGERIA The process of suing someone in Nigeria is to bring an action in Court against a person for various reasons such as […]
October 28, 2018
LAW FIRMS IN NIGERIA

LEGAL SERVICES IN NIGERIA | SOLICITORS IN NIGERIA

SOLICITOR IN NIGERIA LEGAL SERVICES IN NIGERIA Resolution Law Firm is a multi-practice legal firm with the speciality on various areas of law. The Firm is […]
October 27, 2018
HOW TO OBTAIN QUARRY LEASE IN NIGERIA

HOW TO OBTAIN QUARRY LEASE IN NIGERIA

REQUIREMENTS FOR QUARRY LEASE Quarry means an excavation or system of excavations made for the purpose of or in connection with the obtaining of stone, sand, […]
October 27, 2018
COMPANY REGISTRATION OFFICE IN LAGOS

COMPANY REGISTRATION OFFICE IN LAGOS, NIGERIA

COMPANY REGISTRATION OFFICE All incorporation of companies in Nigeria must be done with the Corporate Affairs Commission(CAC). The CAC is established by virtue of the Companies […]
October 27, 2018
REQUIREMENTS FOR REGISTERING A COMPANY IN NIGERIA

REQUIREMENTS FOR REGISTERING A COMPANY IN NIGERIA

REQUIREMENTS FOR COMPANY REGISTRATION A company is a corporate structure with separate legal personality status. It is statutorily regulated and incorporated for the purpose of profit […]
October 27, 2018
OLUSOLA JEGEDE

INTRODUCING OLUSOLA JEGEDE

PROFILE OF OLUSOLA JEGEDE Olusola Jegede is a Partner and Special Counsel at Resolution Law Firm. Olusola attended the University of Bradford where he obtained Bachelor […]
October 27, 2018
GUIDELINES FOR FILING ANNUAL RETURNS IN NIGERIA

GUIDELINES FOR FILING ANNUAL RETURNS IN NIGERIA

FILING OF ANNUAL RETURNS An annual return is a mandatory requirement every enterprise, private limited company, or incorporated trustees in Nigeria must fulfil at least once […]
October 27, 2018
PROCEDURE FOR VOLUNTARY WINDING UP OF A COMPANY IN NIGERIA

PROCEDURE FOR VOLUNTARY WINDING UP OF A COMPANY IN NIGERIA

PROCESS OF WINDING UP OF A COMPANY IN NIGERIA DISSOLUTION OF A COMPANY IN NIGERIA Winding up of a company in Nigeria is the liquidation and […]
October 27, 2018
COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT

LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT The term real estate means physical property. A commercial real estate is one of the main types of real estate and it […]
October 26, 2018
REQUIREMENTS FOR BUYING LAND IN OGUN STATE

REQUIREMENTS FOR BUYING LAND IN OGUN STATE

HOW TO BUY PROPERTY IN OGUN STATE Land purchase simply refers to the process of transferring ownership/title in land from one person to another for financial […]
October 26, 2018
APPOINTMENT, REMOVAL AND CHANGE OF DIRECTORS IN NIGERIA

APPOINTMENT, REMOVAL AND CHANGE OF DIRECTORS IN NIGERIA

STEPS FOR AN APPOINTMENT OF DIRECTORS IN NIGERIA PROCEDURE FOR REMOVAL AND CHANGE OF DIRECTOR IN NIGERIA WHO ARE DIRECTORS OF A COMPANY Directors are persons […]
October 18, 2018
LAWYERS AND LAW FIRMS IN VICTORIA ISLAND, LAGOS

LAWYERS IN VICTORIA ISLAND| EXPERIENCED LAWYER IN VICTORIA ISLAND LAGOS

LAWYERS IN VICTORIA ISLAND LAW FIRMS IN VICTORIA ISLAND Resolution Law Firm has experienced lawyers in Victoria Island. The Resolution Law Firm‘s office, which is located at […]
October 15, 2018
EXPERINCED LAWYERS AND LAW FIRMS IN LEKKI LAGOS

LAW FIRMS AND LAWYERS IN LEKKI| EXPERIENCED LAWYER IN LEKKI LAGOS

LAWYERS IN LEKKI LAW FIRMS IN LEKKI One of the most important choices every individual and corporate entity would face is the selection of the experienced lawyers […]
October 13, 2018
GROUNDS FOR DIVORCE IN NIGERIA

GROUNDS FOR DIVORCE IN NIGERIA

  Introduction Dissolution of marriage popularly called divorce is the putting an end to a lawful marriage by a decree of dissolution. The application for dissolution […]
October 8, 2018
NCC Vows to Protect Telecom Consumers

NCC Vows to Protect Telecom Consumers

The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission(NCC) Professor Umar Garba Dantatta has said the commission will continue to serve as a feedback mechanism for telecom consumers […]
October 1, 2018
SHIP COLLISION CLAIMS IN NIGERIA

SHIP COLLISION CLAIMS IN NIGERIA

  Introduction The laws that regulate the transportation of goods and persons by sea include the Admiralty Jurisdiction Act 1991(the Act) and other relevant maritime laws. […]
October 1, 2018
EMPLOYMENT OF EXPATRIATES IN NIGERIA

EMPLOYMENT OF EXPATRIATES IN NIGERIA

GUIDE FOR EMPLOYMENT OF EXPATRIATES IN NIGERIA The employment of expatriates in Nigeria is a relevant and critical topic while considering an investment in Nigeria or […]
October 1, 2018
PROCEDURE FOR NIPC REGISTRATION IN NIGERIA

PROCEDURE FOR NIPC REGISTRATION IN NIGERIA

PROCEDURE FOR NIPC REGISTRATION IN NIGERIA Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) is a Federal Government Agency in Nigeria established by the NIPC Act 1995. The objective […]
September 30, 2018
HOW TO REGISTER A SHIPPING COMPANY IN NIGERIA

HOW TO REGISTER A SHIPPING COMPANY IN NIGERIA

  Introduction A shipping company engages in the business of transporting or providing cargoes, ship owning and shipping operations. Being a company intending to perform shipping […]
September 30, 2018
LEGAL SEPARATION IN NIGERIA

LEGAL SEPARATION IN NIGERIA

  Introduction Legal Separation is one of the decrees a Court can pronounce in matrimonial Causes, and the petition for a legal separation can be instituted […]
September 29, 2018
HOW TO REGISTER A SHIP IN NIGERIA

HOW TO REGISTER A SHIP IN NIGERIA

  Introduction The Law that governs merchant shipping in Nigeria is the Merchant Shipping Act of 2007 Nigeria enacted by the National Assembly of the Federal […]
September 29, 2018
TRADEMARK REGULATIONS IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK REGULATIONS IN NIGERIA

  The law, practice and procedure for the registration of Trademark Activities in Nigeria is the Trade Marks Act of 1967 Laws of the Federation of […]
September 24, 2018
Fintechs, Banks Await Regulation on Open Banking

Fintechs, Banks Await Regulation on Open Banking

  Operators of financial technology (fintech) companies and banks have urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) be more innovative in designing the framework for open […]
September 23, 2018
TRADEMARK JOURNAL IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK JOURNAL IN NIGERIA

  Introduction The Nigerian Trademark, Patents and Design Registry is in charge of publishing accepted trademarks for registration in the Trademark Journals. The trademark contains the […]
September 23, 2018
HOW TO DISSOLVE CUSTOMARY MARRIAGE IN NIGERIA

HOW TO DISSOLVE CUSTOMARY MARRIAGE IN NIGERIA

  Introduction Dissolution of a customary marriage is the bringing to an end a marriage not contracted under the statutory law of Nigeria. Thus it is […]
September 23, 2018
DISSOLUTION OF STATUTORY MARRIAGE IN NIGERIA

DISSOLUTION OF STATUTORY MARRIAGE IN NIGERIA

  Introduction In accordance with the provisions of the Matrimonial Causes Act (“the Act”), for a marriage to be dissolved by the High Court, it must […]
September 23, 2018
TRADEMARK FILING AND REGISTRATION OFFICE IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION OFFICE IN LAGOS| TRADEMARK AGENT IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION OFFICE TRADEMARK AGENT IN NIGERIA The trademark registration office in Nigeria is a place where a trademark agent or lawyer can be contracted for […]
September 22, 2018
UNDERSTANDING THE TRADEMARK PROTECTION IN NIGERIA

THE TRADEMARK PROTECTION IN NIGERIA

  TRADEMARK PROTECTION NIGERIA Registering a trademark in Nigeria underscores the protection of the registered mark against any who would register an identical or similar mark […]
September 19, 2018
TRADEMARK RENEWAL IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK RENEWAL IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK RENEWAL IN NIGERIA The Trademark Act 1967 under Section 5 provides that “the registration of a person as the Proprietor of a trademark in respect […]
September 19, 2018
HOW TO CHANGE A BUSINESS NAME TO A PRIVATE LIABILITY COMPANY

HOW TO CHANGE A BUSINESS NAME TO A PRIVATE LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

  Every individual, firm or corporate that has a place of business in Nigeria can carry on a business under a business name registered at the […]
September 19, 2018
TRADEMARK CLASSES IN NIGERIA AND CLASSIFICATION OF TRADEMARK

LIST OF TRADEMARK CLASSES IN NIGERIA | CLASSIFICATION OF TRADEMARK

  A registered trademark is an identity and distinction that sets apart products of particular providers from those of others in the marketplace and affords the […]
September 15, 2018
TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT AND ENFORCEMENT OF TRADEMARK RIGHTS IN NIGERIA

TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT AND ENFORCEMENT OF TRADEMARK RIGHTS IN NIGERIA

  Introduction A Trademark when registered grants to the proprietor exclusive rights to use his trademark in relation to the goods and services it was registered […]
September 15, 2018
ASSIGNMENT AND RECORDING OF TRADEMARK IN NIGERIA

ASSIGNMENT AND RECORDING OF TRADEMARK IN NIGERIA

  Introduction In Nigeria, the registration of trademarks is handled by the registry of Trademark, Patent and Design under the commercial division of the Federal Ministry […]
September 13, 2018
PROCEDURE FOR MERGER AND ACQUISITION IN NIGERIA

MERGER AND ACQUISITION IN NIGERIA – THE LEGAL PROCEDURE

  Introduction A Company for the purpose of growth and development can take a decision to restructure its outlook. This restructuring can be done not just […]
September 11, 2018
HOW TO DIVORCE A NIGERIAN MAN BY DESERTED WIFE

HOW TO DIVORCE A NIGERIAN MAN BY DESERTED WIFE

  One major pre-condition for instituting a divorce matter in Nigeria is domicile of the parties. Domicile determines the jurisdiction of the court i.e. the power […]
September 8, 2018
JOINT VENTURE IN THE NIGERIA OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

JOINT VENTURES IN THE NIGERIA OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

  Introduction Oil and gas exploration and development are characterised by huge capital expenditures, high technological expertise and the ability to manage investment risks, Consequently, two […]
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