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Fred-Young & Evans
The Motion exparte in SUIT NO. FHC/ABJ/CS/2003/2017; EMMANUEL EKPENYONG ESQ. V ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION dated and filed on 17th day of March, 2017 was listed for hearing on 7th June 2017.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
When the Evidence Act was signed into law by former president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCON on the 2nd day of June 2011, it was received with maximum enthusiasm by the Nigerian legal community...
Sefton Fross
In contracts between Nigerian counterparties, the transaction will more often than not be governed by Nigerian laws.
Fred-Young & Evans
The Foreign Judgment Reciprocal Act, CAP F35, Chapter 152, Laws of the Federation, 1990 which provides for a 6 years period for registration of foreign judgments was enacted to replace the ...
Carlton Fields
A federal appellate court has upheld a district court order enforcing an arbitration award by the ICC against the Republic of Nigeria in favor of Enron Nigeria Power Holdings, Ltd. ("ENPH")...
PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors
Generally, the benefits of an appellate review system in law can never be overestimated. Whether in formal legal settings or in the most remote forms of family or customary methods of dispute resolution, the importance of appeals remains high in ensuring the enthronement of fairness and equity in the adjudicatory system as well as upholding the integrity and confidence in such system.
Everlaw Associates
Data privacy protection issues, bodily injury torts/security concerns, the tort of trespass to property amongst many other controversies have trailed in the wake of the launch of Pokémon Go...
Sefton Fross
Generally, Garnishee proceedings is done in two different stages. The first stage is for the garnishee order nisi, while the second stage is for the garnishee order absolute.
Fred-Young & Evans
As a former colony of England, the legislation for recognition of foreign judgment in Nigeria is modeled after that of England.
Perchstone & Graeys
Commendably enough, the position in these later decisions of the Court of Appeal appear to make passage for recovery of solicitor's fee.
Fred-Young & Evans
What legislations regulate registration and enforcement of foreign judgments in Nigeria?
Perchstone & Graeys
The Federal High Court had rendered a decision of significant consequence on the enactment. But as is increasingly the case with highly significant disputes, the judicial determination was far from being settled, at first instance.
Perchstone & Graeys
Service of court processes via 'short message services', telephone calls etc The proposed Rules intend employing advances in telecommunications technology to effect service of court process on parties.
Perchstone & Graeys
Differences will usually always arise in commercial contracts. When business people sit down to negotiate, an inevitable question is "what will happen in the event of a dispute between us?''
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
The 1922 Ordinance applies to reciprocal enforcement of judgments obtained in the United Kingdom and other parts of Her Majesty's Dominions and Territories under Her Majesty's protection.
Fred-Young & Evans
Most international contracts today include an arbitration clause. As a result of the obvious advantages of arbitration over litigation, some business partners willingly agree to submit to arbitration when a dispute arises from their contract.
Fred-Young & Evans
Service of court processes goes to the jurisdiction of the Court to hear a matter. Parties must as a matter of law and practice ensure that the opposing party not only receives and acknowledge service of processes but also that the service effected is proper under Nigerian law.
Fred-Young & Evans
Enforcement of foreign judgments has significant relevance in this era of increased international trade and foreign investment.
Fred-Young & Evans
Unlike commercial litigation where litigants spend many years in court for their dispute to be resolve by a Judge, an arbitration proceeding is fast and flexible.
Fred-Young & Evans
In the course of business, it is inevitable that disputes will arise occasionally among business associates.
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Sefton Fross
Generally, Garnishee proceedings is done in two different stages. The first stage is for the garnishee order nisi, while the second stage is for the garnishee order absolute.
Fred-Young & Evans
Service of court processes goes to the jurisdiction of the Court to hear a matter. Parties must as a matter of law and practice ensure that the opposing party not only receives and acknowledge service of processes but also that the service effected is proper under Nigerian law.
Perchstone & Graeys
Commendably enough, the position in these later decisions of the Court of Appeal appear to make passage for recovery of solicitor's fee.
Perchstone & Graeys
The Federal High Court had rendered a decision of significant consequence on the enactment. But as is increasingly the case with highly significant disputes, the judicial determination was far from being settled, at first instance.
Fred-Young & Evans
Most international contracts today include an arbitration clause. As a result of the obvious advantages of arbitration over litigation, some business partners willingly agree to submit to arbitration when a dispute arises from their contract.
Sefton Fross
In contracts between Nigerian counterparties, the transaction will more often than not be governed by Nigerian laws.
Perchstone & Graeys
Service of court processes via 'short message services', telephone calls etc The proposed Rules intend employing advances in telecommunications technology to effect service of court process on parties.
Fred-Young & Evans
The Motion exparte in SUIT NO. FHC/ABJ/CS/2003/2017; EMMANUEL EKPENYONG ESQ. V ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION dated and filed on 17th day of March, 2017 was listed for hearing on 7th June 2017.
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
When the Evidence Act was signed into law by former president Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCON on the 2nd day of June 2011, it was received with maximum enthusiasm by the Nigerian legal community...
Fred-Young & Evans
Unlike commercial litigation where litigants spend many years in court for their dispute to be resolve by a Judge, an arbitration proceeding is fast and flexible.
Fred-Young & Evans
What legislations regulate registration and enforcement of foreign judgments in Nigeria?
PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors
Generally, the benefits of an appellate review system in law can never be overestimated. Whether in formal legal settings or in the most remote forms of family or customary methods of dispute resolution, the importance of appeals remains high in ensuring the enthronement of fairness and equity in the adjudicatory system as well as upholding the integrity and confidence in such system.
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