A PRESENTATION BY MR. OSARO EGHOBAMIEN, SAN BEFORE THE ROTARY CLUB OF NIGERIA Introduction Ladies and Gentlemen, thank you for inviting me to this meeting and for giving me the opportunity to talk about service. Any presentation before the rotary involving service is an important one; after all our slogan is service above self. Voluntary … More INSPIRING VOLUNTEERS FOR SERVICE IN NIGERIA-
Soon, the intermittent scarcity of pounds for Nigerians trading or doing business in the UK, will no longer be a concern, as the Naira joins the ranks of pre-approved trade currencies in the United Kingdom. The UK Department of International Trade, in a recent statement, announced the decision of the British government; through its export … More NAIRA NOW AN ACCEPTABLE TRADE CURRENCY IN THE UK.
Perchstone & Graeys, a leading commercial law firm with a practice tuned to the highest values of leadership, integrity and client service, is delighted to announce the elevation of two of its Senior Associates to Partnership; amid other key elevations within the firm. At a private ceremony on February 1, 2018, the Firm’s management announced … More ELEVATIONS!
The Nigerian Mining Industry is set to have a Mining Commission, saddled with the responsibility of regulating activities in the Mining Sector. The Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, disclosed the Federal Government’s plan to establish the Commission, at the ongoing African Mining Indaba 2018 in South Africa. The conference is the … More NIGERIAN MINING INDUSTRY SET TO HAVE A MINING COMMISSION
The leading commercial law Firm of Perchstone & Graeys has, from time to time, been involved in initiatives, to assist in the ease of doing business and to attract foreign direct investment. This effort, almost invariably, has required tackling government and institutional bureaucracies which; mostly without meaning to, often stifle the very businesses they are … More Perchstone & Graeys – PEBEC Award
The Revolution Club football spending has spiraled in the last few years. The Roman Abramovich revolution that saw the Russian Oil mogul acquire Chelsea Football Club and loosen the purse-strings by signing new players shook the footballing world. It all started with the £6 million capture of Glen Johnson in July 2003, and since then … More UEFA’S FINANCIAL FAIR PLAY RULES – WHY IT BARKS BUT CANNOT BITE
The League Management Company (LMC) in exercising its rights derived from the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Act 1990 as the sole regulatory authority for football in Nigeria, the NFF which is the owner of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) issued the license to organize and regulate the top tier league to the League Management … More The Dispute Resolution Provisions Under The Enabling Statute Governing The Nigeria Professional Football League – Is It Uhuru?
In Search of a harmonious Sports Dispute Resolution Platform The issue of the appropriate dispute resolution mechanism to adopt in resolving disputes has bedeviled International Sports for ages. The consensus has always been to ensure a common dispute resolution platform shorn of the characteristic red tapes and delays associated therewith. Even post-judgment, the challenges of … More FROM BOSMAN TO PERCHSTEIN – THE FINALITY OF THE ARBITRAL AWARDS OF THE COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORTS EXAMINED
To begin with, is it reasonable to refuse a worker his pay simply because of the decision of a union of his class of employees, who never sought his individual opinion? But then, seeing that this said decision invariably affects the business of his employer, does it also make sense for an employer to pay … More No-Work-No-Pay Policy V. Right Of Workers To Industrial Action
The doctrine of limitation of action is one of the enduring Common law principles which provides a time limit within which some actions must be instituted in court. The principle predicated on the interest of justice that; there must be an end to litigation. Where a litigable action is caught by limitation law, the person … More Acknowledgment of Debt – A Panacea to Limitation Law