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How to get a Credit Guarantee Company(CGC) License in  Nigeria

How to get a Credit Guarantee Company(CGC) License in Nigeria

Apart from guaranteeing loans, CGCs are permitted to also render advisory services, partake in other investments as approved by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) as well as invest funds in government securities. They are however not permitted to provide guarantees to entities outside Nigeria, provide guarantees to entities within its holding company structure, guarantee loans of any institution it is indebted to, accept savings and deposits, provide credit to customers or manage pension funds amidst others. Here is how to get a credit guarantee company(CGL) license in Nigeria:

Procedure for the Registration of a Trademark in Nigeria

Procedure for the Registration of a Trademark in Nigeria

As the owner of a business or product in Nigeria, the importance of registering your trademark cannot be over emphasized. A trademark is a symbol or a sign which differentiates the goods and services of one business from another one. This symbol or sign may be in the form of a logo, name, slogan, domain name, shape, colour or sound. The registration of a trademark affords protection to the owner of the mark by ensuring the exclusive right to use it to identify goods or services.

Online Privacy Rights

Online Privacy Rights

oted definition of privacy was the one offered by the American Jurist, Louis Brandeis which describes the right to privacy as “the right to be left alone”. It is a concept that is recognized and afforded adequate protection under most nations’ constitutions and even extended to international conventions and instruments.

A Highlight on Jurisdictional Issues in Online Disputes   

A Highlight on Jurisdictional Issues in Online Disputes   

Jurisdiction is seen as the power of the court to determine the rights and obligations of the parties involved in a dispute.

Rapid developments in the field of technology have ushered in a tremendous shift in the way transactions and communications operate. One of the legal difficulties presented by e-commerce arises from globalization, arguably the most celebrated advantage of the internet, which has metamorphosed our everyday activities into a potential transnational and trans-jurisdictional transaction or communications.