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.
An action to enforce fundamental rights may also be brought by anyone acting as a member of, or in the interest of a group or class of persons, anyone acting in the interest of the public.
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.
Alternative Dispute Resolution, or as some call it “Appropriate Dispute Resolution” is an umbrella term used to describe various dispute resolution mechanisms which may be used as alternatives to Litigation.
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.
Without diverting into the morality or intention of nudes or videos posted on social media, one important question, especially if you are in Nigeria, is – Does the right to privacy cover the cyberspace?
The standard was basic; have a desire, be willing to work hard and pass the minimum requirements of the Council of Legal Education, which were:
• Meet up the number of required dining terms,
• Be fit and proper and
• Sit and pass the Bar final exams.
So, the land is a chargeable asset as it becomes subject to capital gains tax where it is sold or disposed of in any other manner as long as there is a change in its value.
. The question must be how can you know if a church is licensed. There are two ways, ask the priest or pastor for confirmation. Just as they ask lots of questions during your interview, you have a right to ask if they are licensed.