IMMIGRATION AUDITS AND COMPLIANCE: A Necessity For Seamless Business Operations And ContinuityMarch 22, 2022
There is no doubt that the world is a global village. As the saying goes, “no man is an island” which could be extended to mean that no country deals in isolation. Nigeria like many developing countries encourage foreign direct investments (FDI) to boost its economy and as the largest economy in Africa, Nigeria attracts lots of FDIs within its regions thereby bringing about the influx of foreigners.
EMPLOYERS’ RIGHTS IN TRADE UNIONIZATION DISPUTESMarch 16, 2022
Over the years, the role of employers in unionization disputes has been a matter of great concern. The right of Employers to approach the Court in unionization disputes is often curtailed because of locus standi (right to sue). The reasoning for this is that employers ought not to interfere in the rights of employees to associate. Based on this, unionization disputes in Courts and Tribunals mostly occur between competing trade unions or trade unions and employees.
LAGOS STATE INTRODUCES DATA PROTECTION BILL – Should Businesses Worry?March 14, 2022
On the 25th of October 2021, the Lagos state Data Protection Bill (“LDPB” “Bill”) passed the second reading at the Lagos State House of Assembly. The long title of the Act, provides that the Bill is for a Law “to promote the protection of personal information processed by public and private bodies, establish minimum requirements for the processing and protection of personal information, establish the data protection commission and for connected purposes.”