INTRODUCTION Written by Faith Akatiki Joseph For: Starlion Legal The National Lottery Act 2005 defines lottery under the interpretation act thus: “lottery"or"lotteries" includes any game, scheme, arrangement, system, plan, Promotional competition or device for distribution of prizes by lotor chance, or as a result of the exercise of skill and chance or based on the … Continue reading REGISTRATION OF LOTTERY & SPORTS BETTING BUSINESS IN NIGERIA
Below is the revised requirements for business permits and expatriate quota as published by the Ministry of interior in 2022. INTRODUCTION The Ministry of Interior is responsible for the administration and technical enforcement of the Nigeria Immigration Act, 2015 and the Immigration Regulations 2017 as it relates to the establishment of business in Nigeria by … Continue reading REVISED HANDBOOK ON BUSINESS PERMITS EXPATRIATE QUOTA ADMINISTRATION, 2022
Bankruptcy is a legal status of an insolvent person or an organization that cannot pay up the debts they owe to creditors. In most jurisdictions, bankruptcy is ordered by a court order or often, initiated by the debtor to be declared bankrupt. In Nigeria, bankruptcy refers to the inability of an individual to pay his … Continue reading BANKRUPTCY AND ITS APPLICABILITY IN NIGERIA
Writtten By Onya Isioma Victoria For: Starlion Legal Introduction There are various forms of businesses in Nigeria, these businesses include sole proprietorships, partnerships, and incorporated companies, this writer aims to analyze the differences between the registration of a business names, otherwise known as enterprise, and the registration of companies, while, highlighting their advantages and disadvantages … Continue reading The differences between Business Names and Companies.
AUTHORS Fortune I. Ugwumba Esq (Senior Associate - Starlion Legal, Abuja); Eunice Ndenati Jauro (Intern – Starlion Legal, Abuja) ABSTRACT This article seeks to catechize the recent Money Laundering (Prevention and Prohibition) Act 2022 signed into law by the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as it affects attorney-client privilege and disclosures. This work … Continue reading A Critical Examination of Section 11 (4) of the Money Laundering (Prevention and Prohibition) Act 2022; A conflict of Ethical Issues