Firearms : A right to bear one or keep one?

On June 13, 2016, a 29-year-old; Omar Mateen, an alleged ISIS operative perpetrated yet another ruthless mass shooting in Orlando, Florida, United States of America. The massacre left 50 dead and 53 wounded at the ‘Pulse’ Gay nightclub and this act has been unanimously condemned by all; however, the legal regime that permitted the use… More Firearms : A right to bear one or keep one?

The Naira Float- a solution to the Foreign Exchange Conundrum?

It feels like just yesterday that the exchange rate was N150 to a Dollar. The songs of many remain, had I known then what I know now, I would have converted the little savings I had at every point in time to Dollars. To think that my peanuts of yesterday would be worth more than… More The Naira Float- a solution to the Foreign Exchange Conundrum?

SNAPCHAT- A thin line between fun and mishap

I am sure we must all be familiar with the social media platform Snapchat, which has gained popularity across the globe for providing users with an avenue to upload videos capturing moments in their lives, and customize same with weird visual filters and story lines. The platform offers a vast range of innovative features distinguishing… More SNAPCHAT- A thin line between fun and mishap

Are All Offshore Trusts Illegal? Panama Papers and theQuestionable use of Offshore Entities

Offshore trusts are typically governed by the laws of the Offshore jurisdiction which provide the frame-work for the terms of the trust deed or instrument. An Offshore Trust is a legal entity created by an individual (the “settlor”) in another jurisdiction other than his or her country of domicile, whereby all his assets are transferred… More Are All Offshore Trusts Illegal? Panama Papers and theQuestionable use of Offshore Entities

International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Africa Regional Arbitration

  Mr. Olawale Adebambo, Partner, Perchstone & Graeys, speaks at the forthcoming 1st International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Africa Regional Arbitration. Olawale, who heads the firm’s Compliance and Corporate Governance Portfolio and co-leads its Energy and Natural Resources work will be speaking at the 1st International Chamber of Conference (ICC) Africa Regional Arbitration conference, scheduled… More International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Africa Regional Arbitration

EXTRADITION OF DEZIANI ALLISON MADUEKE?

It is common knowledge that the former minister,Petroleum Minister- Mrs Deziani Allison Madueke,has been linked with several corruption allegations worth billions of dollars; therefore,most Nigerians will expect some form of closure in the corruption saga that surrounds her. Consequently, a civil rights group known as the socio-economic right accountability project (SERAP) called on the president… More EXTRADITION OF DEZIANI ALLISON MADUEKE?

THE ARTIFICIALLY INTELLIGENT ATTORNEY

“Ross the world’s first artificially intelligent attorney, has its first official law firm. Baker and Hostetler announced that they will be employing Ross for its Bankruptcy practice currently comprised of almost 50 lawyers. At Baker & Hostetler, we believe that emerging technologies like cognitive computing and other forms of machine learning can help enhance the… More THE ARTIFICIALLY INTELLIGENT ATTORNEY