Sidley Austin LLP
Quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of local insights into corporate governance issues worldwide, including sources of rules and practice; responsible agencies and notable opinion formers; shareholder powers, decisions, meetings, voting, duties and liabilities; employee role in governance; corporate control issues; board structure and composition, duties, leadership, committees, meetings and evaluation; director and senior management remuneration; director protections; disclosure and transparency; hot topics, such as shareholder engagement, and sustainability, pay ratio and gender gap reporting; and other recent trends.
Banwo & Ighodalo | Nigeria | 19 May 2022
The Central Bank of Nigeria (“CBN”) on March 15, 2022, issued an exposure draft of guidelines for the operation of Bank Neutral Cash Hubs (“BNCH” or…
Lexology PRO | Canada, Global, Nigeria, etc. | 18 May 2022
The US SEC doubles its crypto enforcement team, the UK government allegedly approved £60m in bribes to Saudi officials, and Nigeria introduces AML/CTF legislation and whistleblower protections – plus other key updates.
Aluko & Oyebode | Nigeria | 17 May 2022
The Securities and Exchange Commission has introduced new rules relating to the issuance of social bonds in Nigeria. The new rules define what social bonds are, the types of projects eligible for social bonds, conditions for approval and how the proceeds of the bonds should be utilised. Social bonds have become an avenue through which countries and corporates can obtain funding to deal with......
ENSafrica | Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, etc. | 15 May 2022
As the geo-politics of crude oil and gas aids soaring prices, energy ministers across the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)…
Jodi J Schwartz and Swift S O Edgar
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
The Corporate Tax Planning Review provides expert analysis by leading practitioners of the most important aspects of tax planning for multinational corporate groups, with a particular focus on recent developments across a wide range of jurisdictions. This analysis is contextualised with sufficient background information to make this volume accessible and useful to generalists and to tax practitioners worldwide.
ENSafrica | Africa, Botswana, Ghana, etc. | 8 May 2022
Ports in East Africa continue to struggle to be efficient with traders saying they are frustrated by bottlenecks that seem to promote inaccessibility…
Bloomfield Law | Nigeria | 4 May 2022
Many oil and gas exploration & production companies in Nigeria, are struggling with oil theft along the gas pipeline network, prior to reaching the…