Prof Paul Idornigie SAN, PhD, C.Arb

Professor Paul Obo Idornigie, a University Scholar, holds a doctorate degree in International Commercial Arbitration; is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (London); Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK); Chartered Arbitrator; member, London Court of International Arbitration; member, Lagos Court of Arbitration; member, Nigerian Bar Association; member, Nigerian Association of Law Teachers; member, International Bar Association and Commonwealth Lawyers Association.

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Understanding Clauses in Specific Contracts

A contract is an agreement but not every agreement is a contract. Contracts are legally enforceable agreement that represent a vehicle for planned exchanges.

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The monopolistic tendencies in certain sectors – historically all infrastructure sectors – power, gas, water, telecoms, transport, etc

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Arbitration takes place, usually in private and on a confidential basis, generally pursuant to an agreement between two or more parties. 

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ADR and workplace conflicts a Nigerian Perspective with Professor Paul Idornigie, SAN, C Arb UK

Free Trade Regimes and Investor State Disputes: The Intersection Between ICSID and AFCFTA

Under ICSID, except otherwise agreed by the parties, neither party to the conciliation proceedings shall be entitle in any other proceeding to invoke or rely on any views expressed or statements or admissions of offers for settlement made by the other party in the proceedings (Art 35)

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PHD Thesis Paper

The United Nations Commission onInternational Trade Law (UNCITRAL) took the bull by the horn when it drafted a Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration9 and Arbitration Rules10 for adoption by its members. 

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Building a 21st Century Legal Practice

You must be involved in continuing legal education, training and re-training. It is imperative that Nigerian Bar Association begins to enforce its Continuing Legal Education mandatory requirements as contained in the Rules of Professional Conduct

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Interviews On The Legal Profession

  1. Privatisation/Commercialisation of Governmental Parastatals:
  2. The Law Reform Framework of Nigeria
  3. Law Reform (Company and Insolvency Law)
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Excerpt from National Assembly Business Environment Roundtable
Legal Review of the Institutional, Regulatory, Legislative and Associated Instruments Affecting Businesses in Nigeria.
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