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World Intellectual Property Day: Unlocking the Innovative Nigerian Youth with IP

Adebambo Adewopo Bio: Professor Adebambo Adewopo, SAN is a Research Professor at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies  and a leading intellectual property scholar. He holds the distinguished Ademola Edu Intellectual Property Chair at the Institute. It has become customary for the global community to mark World[…]

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Reflecting on Nigeria’s Trade Law and Policy Review: two key questions Adebambo Adewopo, SAN Bio: Professor Adebambo Adewopo, SAN is a Research Professor at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies  and a leading intellectual property scholar. He holds the distinguished Ademola Edu Intellectual Property Chair at the[…]

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CONTRACT FARMING (I): MAKING A LONG STORY SHORT

Introduction With globalization and large scale farming, the fate of a small holder farmer in the market economy is threatened. Yet, some agribusinesses face the challenge of a guaranteed and reliable source of supply of the quantity and quality of farm products they desire. The forward and backward[…]

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BRIEF OVERVIEW OF CYBERSECURITY IN NIGERIA

Bella Joshua is a research fellow at Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. Her research interest are in International Law and Sports Law. EMAIL ADDRESS: joshua_bella@yahoo.com. INTRODUCTION: The term “cybersecurity”, like many other contemporary concepts, lacks defining precision and scope. It was used in the early part of the[…]

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KISS AND TELL: A FEMINIST PERSPECTIVE ON THE NEED FOR A TRADE SECRETS LAW IN NIGERIA’S INFORMAL ECONOMY

Esther Ekong is a doctoral candidate at the University of Uottawa. Her research interest is in Intellectual Property Law. Email Address: oekon035@uottawa.ca   Trade secrets law has aptly been described as the ‘orphan child of intellectual property (IP) scholarship’ principally because it tends to fall in the cracks between various[…]

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CYBER SECURITY IN THE AGE OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Gloria Kanwulia Adeola-ADEDIPE She is a Research Fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. Her Research interest are in Data Protection and Cyber Security Law. gloriadipea@gmail.com   Information and Communications Technology (ICT) have become such a big part of our lives that it is unimaginable to[…]

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CONTRACT FARMING (I): MAKING A LONG STORY SHORT

Name: Jane Ezirigwe Bio: Jane Ezirigwe is a Research Fellow at the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. Her research interests are in Food & Agricultural Law. Introduction With globalization and large-scale farming, the fate of a small holder farmer in the market economy is threatened. Yet, some[…]

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JUDICIAL TREND IN APPLICATION OF COPYRIGHT PRINCIPLES

JUDICIAL TREND IN APPLICATION OF COPYRIGHT PRINCIPLES: ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA AND EFFECT OF REGISTRATION OF WORKS FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF TV XTRA PRODUCTIONS LTD V NATIONAL UNIVERSITY COMMISSION AND ZAIN NIGERIA. “Lanre Ridwan Ajetunmobi is a research fellow at Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, Abuja. His research interest[…]

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