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Thinking about Equity Split? Here's how to Structure It.

Thinking about Equity Split? Here's how to Structure It.

By DIY Law 5 min read
Starting a business is exciting especially if you're doing it with a good friend, a former colleague, or even a family…
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…
How to avoid getting Sued as a Startup

How to avoid getting Sued as a Startup

By DIY Law 4 min read
Some of the common challenges that most startups face include funding, staffing, getting an office space, scaling…
Why You Should Terminate that Contract

Why You Should Terminate that Contract

By DIY Law 2 min read
FBT Ltd, a PR agency had finally found a digital marketer after weeks of interviewing various applicants. Fola seemed…
Top Legal Mistakes Startups Should Avoid

Top Legal Mistakes Startups Should Avoid

By DIY Law 2 min read
Chioma and Raina are very good friends and have been working together in the banking sector for almost a…
Six Promising Legal Businesses to Start in Nigeria

Six Promising Legal Businesses to Start in Nigeria

By DIY Law 3 min read
So you're considering launching out to start your own business, however, you're in a dilemma as you don't know what…
Pros and Cons of Joining an Association

Pros and Cons of Joining an Association

An acquaintance stopped me after church service one Sunday and requested I clarify whether it is
By Oluwafunmilayo Adesina-Babalogbon 2 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
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
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
Equity, Shares and Startups

Equity, Shares and Startups

What exactly is equity? If you run a startup, you probably might have heard of equity, shares or
By DIY Law 1 min read
Contract Elements that Every Business Owner should be Aware of

Contract Elements that Every Business Owner should be Aware of

Every business undertaking undergoes one form of contractual obligation or the other. Simply put,
By Oluwafunmilayo Adesina-Babalogbon 5 min read
What to know about registering an NGO in Nigeria

What to know about registering an NGO in Nigeria

Dr Wale had always had a heart for children battling with polio. This isn't entirely surprising as
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
Checklist for Registering a Limited Liability Company

Checklist for Registering a Limited Liability Company

Setting up a micro, small or medium enterprise may seem effortless on the surface. However, beyond
By Oluwafunmilayo Adesina-Babalogbon 3 min read
Company Incorporation in Nigeria: A Step by Step Guide

Company Incorporation in Nigeria: A Step by Step Guide

If you are reading this article, it means you are considering incorporating a
By DIY Law 4 min read
Acquiring a Landed Property for Your Business

Acquiring a Landed Property for Your Business

Adeola is the winner of the $10,000,000 cash prize in the renowned SPC Fashion challenge for
By DIY Law 3 min read
Regulations Guiding Small Businesses in Nigeria

Regulations Guiding Small Businesses in Nigeria

The intention of any government and other approved bodies who set regulations to run businesses
By DIY Law 2 min read
Before You Sign That Land Document

Before You Sign That Land Document

As a growing business owner, one of the key decisions you may have to make is the decision to
By DIY Law 2 min read
Differences between Copyright & Trademark

Differences between Copyright & Trademark

By DIY Law 1 min read
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