Sometimes, when good cases are lost in court, it is not because lawyers are liars rather it is because the party that lost did not do his homework while the other party that won passed his in flying colours.
Major emphasis is placed on the application of Alternative Dispute Resolution to facilitate speedy dispensation of matters.
It thus means that if I were a customer of Diamond Bank and I had deposits in the bank prior to the merger; after the merger, I automatically become a customer in the merged entity.
But what is technicality? In OSAREREN VS. FRN(2018)10 NWLR (PT. 1627) 221 @ 226, RATIO 12, the Supreme Court defined held “Technicality in a matter could arise if a party is relying on abstract or inordinate legalism to becloud or drown the merits of a case.
Denning was a deeply religious man who allowed his personal ethics to influence his judgements.
The lawyer who represented me was a very smart one and he argued that I was not trespassing because where I was arrested was a government house and not Nnamdi Azikiwe’s private house thus, that made it a public space.
Why You Should Download WHITE & BLACK COMPENDIUM OF LEGAL THOUGHTS After five insightful years as students at the prestigious Faculty of Law, University of Ibadan, a team of finalists of the 2017/2018 have come up with an intellectual project titled WHITE & BLACK COMPENDIUM OF LEGAL THOUGHTS. The black and white idea is one that was born out of the understanding that to fully appreciate law, it must be done from a position of balance. This balance comes from knowing…
X (Unnamed Person) v. University of Ibadan & Ors by Mujib Jimoh Introduction When I came across the case of ‘Kunle v. University of Port Harcourt (Uniport), a case instituted by one Adekunle against the disciplinary action taken by Uniport, I knew immediately that the Adekunle wasn’t ‘Kunle Adebajo for three reasons. First, ‘Kunle never had a stint at Uniport; secondly, ‘Kunle isn’t a controversial lad whose matter always floods court gate; thirdly, the case was before the Nigerian Court…
Trump’s tariffs may be described as some sort of protectionism for the purpose of boosting the country’s economy and defending it from foreign competition.
ON THE LOOTERS LIST On Sunday, April 1, 2018, when Christians all over the world were celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ, who was said to have taken away the sins of the world, the Punch Newspaper reported that the Federal Government of Nigeria released to the world an updated list of those it alleges have committed the sin of looting. According to the Federal Government, the bearers of the names on the list have looted the country and are…