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17 July 2020

Taxation of M&A Transactions – What has changed? (Series II)

In our previous newsletter (Series I) on the Taxation of M&A transactions in Nigeria, we highlighted some of the significant…

14 July 2020

Highlights of the NERC Guidelines on Distribution Franchising in the Nigerian Electricity Supply Industry (NESI)

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (“NERC”) on 2 July 2020 issued the Guidelines on Distribution Franchising in the…

13 July 2020

Nigeria: Data Protection Laws and Regulations 2020 – ICLG

Templars Partner Emmanuel Gbahabo and Senior Associate Oghomwen Akpaibor contributed to the Nigerian chapter of the…

1 June 2020

The Taxation of M&A Transactions in Nigeria – What has changed?

Businesses continue to explore corporate restructuring transactions as options for shoring up market share, boosting profitability…

11 May 2020

DPR Guidelines for the Release of Staff in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry, 2019: To dare or to bear in the wake of COVID-19?

In the twilight of 2019, the Department of Petroleum Resources (“DPR”) issued the Guidelines for the Release of Staff in the Nigerian…

7 May 2020

Waiting in the Wings – Surviving the effect of COVID-19 in the Nigerian Aviation Industry

The adverse business impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is currently battering the global aviation industry at an unprecedented…

5 May 2020

Nigeria’s Tax Appeal Tribunal (TAT) delivers Landmark Judgment on the Deductibility of Demurrage Payments.

The Tax Appeal Tribunal sitting in Lagos on 28 February 2020, delivered judgement in the consolidated tax appeal filed by Tetra…

4 May 2020

COVID-19: A Catalyst for Digitization of Corporate Regulatory Processes in Nigeria

The Covid-19 (“the pandemic”) has accelerated the migration to digital platforms for most private sector business operations…

24 April 2020

Commercial Disputes and Access to Court: Till COVID-19 “Do Us Pass”?

As a sequel to our recent Thought Leadership publication on the management of commercial transactions amid the lockdown in…

22 April 2020

Business Unusual: COVID-19: Frequently asked questions about Managing Commercial Transactions in Nigeria

Across the globe, the novel corona virus disease termed ‘COVID-19’ continues to take a heavy toll on human and material…

20 April 2020

COVID-19: Nigerian Labour & Employment FAQs

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to significantly affect everything from workplaces, to enterprises, corporations, and national…

7 April 2020

Copyrights and the Music Business

The Nigerian music industry is arguably the most vibrant in Africa, with a reported total revenue of US$39 million in 2016…