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Agreements you can use your company seal for
A-Z of the Nigerian Pioneer status
A company seal and why you might need one
Are interns supposed to pay taxes?
Adeshola needs company incorporation – DIYlawNG


Bobby needs Trademark and Privacy Policy.
Benefits of Incorporating a Limited Liability Company – Infographic – DIYlawNG
Before you sign that document


Co-Founders Series: Absolutely Tired of my Co-Founder. How Can I Remove Him?
copyright strategies for startups
Co-Founder Series: Hey there! Would You Be My Co-Founder?
Converting your business name to a limited liability company
Company formation: who and what?
Corporate Governance – DIYlawNG
Can a Director of a private company be appointed by a Will?


DIYlaw half-year State of the Market Report.
Do you know about Value Added Tax Filings?
Does your business have a website? here’s what you should know
Data Protection and Service Provider’s Liability in Nigeria
Do you have a Contract of Employment?
Documents needed to start a business-Shareholders Agreement
Documents needed to start a business -Terms of Service
Documents needed to start a business -Employment Agreement or Offer Contracts
Documents needed to start a business -Invention Assignment Agreement
Documents needed to start a business -Intellectual Property (IP) Assignment Agreement
Documents needed to start a business – Non–Disclosure Agreement (NDA)
Documents needed to start a business – Incorporation Documents


Estate Planning: What you need to know
Employment issues all startups must consider
Evicting tenants through self-help


Frequently asked questions about privacy policies
Filing your zero VAT returns
FAQS about incorporating a company


Getting smart with outsourcing to a software developer


How to properly terminate an employee’s contract
How to find the right lawyer for you
How to write an affidavit: free sample download
How to change your Limited Liability Company to a Business Name
Here’s why you need a website privacy policy
How to register a business entity in Nigeria
How to protect your software programme
How to appoint a director


Is a term sheet sufficient for investment documentation? – Subomi Oraka – DIYlawNG
Investments & Financing – Cliff Period – Subomi Oraka – DIYlawNG
Intellectual Property – Software Patenting – DIYlawNG
I thought MEMART was a cartoon character until …..
Is a paper napkin contract valid?


Landlord & Tenant – Seun Ajasa – DIYlawNG
Landlord & Tenant


My 60 day cac name reservation has expired
Must a contract be in writing to be valid?


Need to know about vesting? – Subomi Oraka – DIYlawNG


Olanna gets Copyright and Employee Contracts easily.
Offer letters vs Employee contracts. Everything you should know
Ogbuefi needs a corporate account – DIYlawNG


Protecting your trade secrets and data
Paying taxes for an unused business name
Protecting yourself from your co-founder
Protecting software in Nigeria


Read with DIYlaw- Operation Kaizen
Red flags you should watch out for in contract negotiations
Registering a foreign IT company in Nigeria


Speed Lawyering by DIYlaw – Landlord & Tenant


Thinking about equity split? Here’s how to structure it
Trademark Licencing in 2 minutes
Types of landlord-tenant relationship – Seun Ajasa – DIYlawNG
Tenancy Law – DIYlawNG
Types of Business Entities – Private Limited Liability Company
Types of Business Entities – Partnership
Types of Business Entities – The Business Name


Understanding what an offer letter is and why you need one
Understanding the importance of directors, shareholders and company secretary
Understanding pension deduction from salary


What is a Trademark?
What can a business lawyer do for my business?
When do you need a non-disclosure agreement?
What entrepreneurs can learn from the NBC (Coca-Cola)/NAFDAC case
What is a quit notice – Seun Ajasa – DIYlawNG
What is a small company – Damilola Ani – DIYlawNG
What you should know before signing a contract
Why you should pay your tax
What is an employee contract ?
What is the difference between a non-solicitation and non-competition clauses?
Why do employees need to sign Intellectual Property/Invention Assignment Agreement?
What types of information can be protected using a Non Disclosure Agreement?
What is a Non-Disclosure Agreement?
What happens if I die without a will?
What is Estate Planning?


Your company name vs your Trademark, do you know the difference?