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LICENSING IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

LICENSING IN INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

tlc 22 November 2016, 11:14 PM
Globally, the transfer of technology and licensing agreements are major tools for the development of technology. These two concepts (i.e. transfer of technology and licensing) in practice are interconnected as licensing arrangements are crucial in facilitating the transfer of technology. This is evident in trademarks, copyrights and ...
THE ROLE OF NGO’s IN THE REALISATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS
No Comments 57 Human Rights

THE ROLE OF NGO’s IN THE REALISATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS

tlc 22 November 2016, 10:51 PM
Over time and in various international covenants and national constitutions, human rights have been defined as basic rights that all humans should be guaranteed of. Human rights are therefore rights that are guaranteed to a person for the simple fact that he is a human being. These rights should be enjoyed by everybody regardless of ...
INTERLOCUTORY APPLICATIONS
No Comments 55 Law & Practice

INTERLOCUTORY APPLICATIONS

tlc 21 November 2016, 10:42 PM
The legal term ‘interlocutory’ can refer to an order, sentence, decree, or judgment, given in an intermediate stage between the commencement and termination of a cause of action, used to provide a temporary or provisional decision on an issue before a law court. Generally, interlocutory applications are those made in the course of ...
THE ARREST OF JUDICIAL OFFICERS IN NIGERIA BY THE DIRECTORATE OF STATE SECURITY: LEGAL ISSUES INVOLVED
No Comments 143 Law & Practice

THE ARREST OF JUDICIAL OFFICERS IN NIGERIA BY THE DIRECTORATE OF STATE SECURITY: LEGAL ISSUES INVOLVED

tlc 21 November 2016, 10:10 PM
In most democratic societies of the world today, there are different machineries of government that have been put in place to help govern the society in order to ensure that chaos is averted within the state. These machineries of governance have been equally shared between the three arms of government, which are the executive, the ...