COMMON TECHNOLOGY CONTRACTS FOR COMPANIES

In doing business as a tech company, there are certain kinds of technology agreements you shouldn’t shy away from, and we have listed some of them: Software Development Agreements : This is a contract where one party (the Developer) agrees to develop a software application for another party (the Client).  Concise drafting is key in … Continue reading COMMON TECHNOLOGY CONTRACTS FOR COMPANIES

LEGAL MARKETING 101

A lot of practicing lawyers often do not pay attention to the business development aspect of running their firm. Nowadays, It is no longer sufficient to set up a law firm with a small and modest sign board, and then expect clients to somehow find you. It now takes a lot more than that to … Continue reading LEGAL MARKETING 101

CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES: ISSUE 6

Unique Oliver is a final year law student at the University of Ibadan. He has a keen interest in Intellectual Property and Technology law. He is currently working towards applying his knowledge of these areas of law in the Entertainment and Tech Industry. QUESTION 1: How would you define Intellectual Property Law? What ignited your … Continue reading CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES: ISSUE 6

CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES: ISSUE 5

Faith Obafemi is a digital lawyer based in Lagos, Nigeria who specializes in blockchain, cryptocurrency and emerging technologies. She has actively developed her legal expertise to help projects navigate the crypto-regulations and compliance maze. She does this through her consulting outfit: Future-Proof Intelligence (FINT), an all-female team. As an aspiring legal engineer/technologist, she automates legal … Continue reading CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES: ISSUE 5

PROTECTING YOUR TRADE SECRET: HOW AND WHY

Many companies owe their commercial success to their unique trade secrets; whether it’s the Coca-Cola secret recipe or the KFC's eleven secret herbs and spices, or even a proprietary method for making a certain part or product in a certain kind of way. Protecting a trade secret and keeping it out of the wrong hands(within … Continue reading PROTECTING YOUR TRADE SECRET: HOW AND WHY

CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES: ISSUE 4

 Damilola Oyebayo works with the Technology, Innovation, and Fintech practice department at Olaniwun Ajayi LP (a leading tech law firm in Nigeria), where he provides specialised legal advisory services to core technology and tech-enabled businesses throughout their growth life-cycle. Some of his core competencies include investment/venture capital advisory, product development/technical partnerships advisory, licensing/regulatory advisory, etc. He is … Continue reading CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES: ISSUE 4

DOING BUSINESS IN NIGERIA? You should understand term sheets and how they work.

A TERM SHEET is an agreement setting forth the basic terms and conditions under which an investment will be made. It serves as a template to develop more detailed legally binding documents. Once the parties involved reach an agreement on the details laid out in the term sheet, a binding agreement or contract that conforms … Continue reading DOING BUSINESS IN NIGERIA? You should understand term sheets and how they work.

CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES:ISSUE 3

Jesutofunmi Falade, is a Software Engineer at LawPavilion Business Solutions. Before joining LawPavilion, he worked as the HOD of the IT Department in Boughview Consulting, a business consultancy and IT company. Working at LawPavilion has enabled him collaborate with one of the best teams and given him a platform to work on impacting and daring … Continue reading CLOUDSIDE CHAT WITH TECHLAWYERED SERIES:ISSUE 3

SOME MISCONCEPTIONS YOU MAY HAVE ABOUT LEGAL TECHNOLOGY

WELCOME TO THE DAWN OF LEGAL TECHNOLOGY Technology has brought with it a certain kind of revolution in the legal industry, and lawyers are to embrace it, rather than fight or resist it. Evolution is key to avoiding extinction,especially in the legal business.The term “Legal Technology” is becoming a popular buzzword, and yet a lot … Continue reading SOME MISCONCEPTIONS YOU MAY HAVE ABOUT LEGAL TECHNOLOGY