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Before You Sign That Land Document

Before You Sign That Land Document

By DIY Law 2 min read
As a growing business owner, one of the key decisions you may have to make is the decision to acquire a landed property…
The Advantages of Having a Trademark for Your Business

The Advantages of Having a Trademark for Your Business

By DIY Law 3 min read
What's a trademark, really? A trademark is a word, phrase, symbol, and/or design that identifies and distinguishes the…
What Startups Should Know About Hiring a lawyer

What Startups Should Know About Hiring a lawyer

By DIY Law 2 min read
For startup owners, hiring and working with a lawyer is often confusing and almost a herculean task. This can be…
Regulatory Hurdles to Cross Before Registering Your Logistics Business

Regulatory Hurdles to Cross Before Registering Your Logistics Business

By DIY Law 2 min read
Wale has finally saved up enough money from his 9-to-5 to start his own business. Now he has been considering what…
Pros and Cons of Joining an Association

Pros and Cons of Joining an Association

By Oluwafunmilayo Adesina-Babalogbon 2 min read
An acquaintance stopped me after church service one Sunday and requested I clarify whether it is mandatory to join the…
Absolutely tired of my Co-founder. How can I remove my Co-founder?

Absolutely tired of my Co-founder. How can I remove my Co-founder?

By DIY Law 2 min read
It's always darkest before the dawn. But, sometimes it's also darkest before a thunderstorm. So, you and your…
How to Write an Affidavit: Free Sample Download

How to Write an Affidavit: Free Sample Download

1 in every 7 adult Nigerian has either deposed to an affidavit or has been asked to depose to one
By DIY Law 3 min read
Six Promising Legal Businesses to Start in Nigeria

Six Promising Legal Businesses to Start in Nigeria

So you're considering launching out to start your own business, however, you're in a dilemma as you
By DIY Law 3 min read
What Can a Business Lawyer Do For My Business?

What Can a Business Lawyer Do For My Business?

To be honest, when small businesses decide they need the services of a lawyer, it's because there's
By DIY Law 2 min read
Your Company Name VS Your Trademark, Do You Know the Difference?

Your Company Name VS Your Trademark, Do You Know the Difference?

Imagine the horrors of another company opening up a business with your company name?  All the
By DIY Law 2 min read
Trademark Licensing In Two Minutes

Trademark Licensing In Two Minutes

Trademarks could be the bodyguard to your business. They are an important business asset that could
By DIY Law 2 min read
When Do You Need a Non-Disclosure Agreement?

When Do You Need a Non-Disclosure Agreement?

Take a minute to remember the many times you told a close friend a secret only to have someone else
By DIY Law 4 min read
Here's why you need a website privacy policy

Here's why you need a website privacy policy

Before giving out your information on any website, do you feel like you are giving strangers a peep
By DIY Law 2 min read
How To Effectively SafeGuard Your New Business Without Regrets

How To Effectively SafeGuard Your New Business Without Regrets

From my interactions with small and growing businesses in over 5 years, one extremely important
By Timi Olagunju 4 min read
What to Look out for in a Tenancy Agreement

What to Look out for in a Tenancy Agreement

Chinedu recently found a suitable apartment after about 3 months of searching. He called his friend
By DIY Law 2 min read
What You Should Know Before Signing a Contract

What You Should Know Before Signing a Contract

A contract is defined by L.B Curzon's "A Dictionary of Law" to be a legally binding agreement. In
By DIY Law 1 min read
Highlights from the Employee Compensation Act Every Employer Should Know

Highlights from the Employee Compensation Act Every Employer Should Know

Brite is the founder of a fast-growing fashion startup line. He was also one of the lucky stylists
By DIY Law 2 min read
Converting your Business Name to a Limited Liability Company

Converting your Business Name to a Limited Liability Company

In 2018, we had a major win as regards policy, when the Nigerian Senate made history by passing the
By DIY Law 1 min read
Understanding Contracts From a Legal Perspective

Understanding Contracts From a Legal Perspective

Definition of a Contract A contract is an agreement between two or more parties where legal rights
By DIY Law 3 min read
What you need to Know About a Parent and a Subsidiary Company

What you need to Know About a Parent and a Subsidiary Company

Titi, Ada, Lanre and Emmanuel, four bosom friends from highschool decided to join their mind
By DIY Law 1 min read
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