TRADEMARKS AND CULTURAL APPROPRIATION: WHAT IS REALLY UNPROTECTABLE?

It is the age of the Internet of things and the growth of the modern economy is increasingly hinged on intangible assets. This is more apparent considering the sweeping impact that the...

NERC Proposes Review of Regulation for Mini-Grids 2016

In August 2022, NERC released a Consultation Paper on Proposed Review of Regulation for Mini-Grids 2016 (Consultation Paper) seeking comments on the proposed amendment of the Regulation for Mini-Grids 2016.
The Energy Council breakfast event at Olaniwun Ajayi London LLP

Africa’s Role in Global Energy Supply and Local Development

This week, The Energy Council partnered with Olaniwun Ajayi (UK) LLP to host a breakfast meeting, focusing on Africa's pivotal role in the global energy landscape based...
Uber app news

Uber is Suing an Ad Agency for Fraud

Ride-hailing service Uber Technologies Inc. is suing an ad agency for fraud, thanks partly to a post on Breitbart News. Uber is taking Fetch Media Ltd. to court for click fraud. The company says the...

2022 IP Wrap-Up and 2023 Forward Look

In 2022, Nigeria witnessed notable advancements for Intellectual Property (IP) protection with legislative and administrative efforts such as the passage of the Copyright Bill by the National Assembly and the validation of...

OALP Tax Wrap-Up 2022 and 2023 Outlook

In 2022, the Nigeria’s government intensified its drive to boost tax revenue generation. The year witnessed important tax legislations and policies, which increased compliance requirements and strengthened tax administration at the various...

DRP QUARTERLY NEWSLETTER – MAIDEN EDITION

Welcome to the Maiden Edition of the Dispute Resolution Practice Quarterly Newsletter by Olaniwun Ajayi LP. We are excited to bring you this enlightening and intellectually stimulating quarterly release of selected articles...

Federal High Court Rules on EFCC’s Powers to Investigate Taxes of Companies

As the Nigerian government continues its revenue drive, questions on the exercise of fiscal powers continue to arise. In Wheatbaker Investments and Properties Limited v. Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) &...

A SYNOPSIS OF NOTABLE CHANGES IN THE COURT OF APPEAL RULES 2021

Pursuant to the powers conferred on the President of the Court of Appeal (PCA) by section 248 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended), the PCA recently...

RURAL ELECTRIFICATION AGENCY HOSTS PRE-BID CONFERENCE FOR MINIMUM SUBSIDY TENDERS

On 16th March 2023, the Rural Electrification Agency (REA) hosted a hybrid pre-bid conference for the Minimum Subsidy Tender programme (MST). The gathering was to enable dialogue between the REA and potential...