The Terms and Conditions of Use set forth hereunder apply to the entire group of Websites owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by Tree & Trees JusticeMedia Ltd (operators of LawNigeria.com (hereafter referred to as “Tree & Trees”).
Please, terminate your use of this site immediately if these terms and conditions are not acceptable to you in full. These terms periodically change. Thus, your continued use of Tree & Trees Websites following the posting of changes to these terms will mean you accept those changes.
TREE & TREES JUSTICEMEDIA – LEGAL INFORMATION
A key objective of Tree & Tree JusticeMedia, starting with its flagship, LawNigeria.com is to give the visitor links to pages and segments which could provide some information about laws, judgments, regulations, resources, intelligence reports and profiles relating to Nigeria’s legal services and justice administration complex. It is not to provide specific or general legal advice. The ideas, general principles and conclusions presented at this site may differ depending on local, state, federal, customary and international laws and regulations as well as court cases.
Nigeria is a multiplural legal complex with specifics of applicable legal principles or rules varying from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. They are also subject to varying interpretations and therefore are amenable to changes. Users are urged to obtain professional legal counsel in his or her Country, State, local council or town/community regarding the applicability of any points of law discussed on these websites to any specific or general problem.
Do not use our websites as a substitute for competent professional legal advice.
CHANGES TO SITE AND TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This Site and these Terms and Conditions may be changed by Tree & Trees with or without notice. Please review this link on a regular basis for changes.
Continued use of this Site following any change constitutes your acceptance of the change.
By participating in LawNigeria.com, you agree not to use any of our web platforms to:
1. publish or otherwise transmit any content that violates any local, state, federal, or international laws or infringes on any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights or intellectual property rights of any party.
2. harm, threaten, defame, promote violence or any illegal activity;
3. publish content which is vulgar, obscene, abusive, harassing, defamatory, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethically or otherwise objectionable.
4. introduce website viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to alter, corrupt, interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any website, or computer programme or hardware or telecommunications equipment, or to extract information from our website or users’ computer devices.
5. publish any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, solicitations, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of prohibited solicitation.
6. develop a rival or competing website or help anyone else to do the same including the creation of compilations or derivative works as defined under copyright laws.
7. decompile, disassemble or reverse engineer LawNigeria.com or any related Tree & Trees website.
CODE OF ETHICS FOR LAWYERS
Every lawyer participating in any aspect of this Website, including but not limited to interactive areas is deemed to:
(a) agree not to provide specific legal advice in any published content on LawNigeria.com;
(b) agree not to apply diligence and good faith in developing content which reflects professionalism, propriety and is suitable for the education of the general public or targeted segments of it;
(c) observe the required ethical standards applicable to lawyers in Nigeria in their publications, profiles and other published user contents;
(d) represent and warrant to be lawyer in good standing with a license to practice law;
(e) agree to promptly notify LawNigeria.com of any disciplinary proceedings, loss of licence to practice or any grievance, claim, reprimand, or censure that may affect their general capacity to practice law in Nigeria;
(f) acknowledge that the rules of Professional Conduct applicable to lawyers in Nigeria apply to all aspects of participation on LawNigeria.com and that you will abide by those Rules including the rules relating to legal advertising, solicitation of clients, lawyer-client relationships, confidentiality, and misrepresentations of fact. LawNigeria.com expressly disclaims all responsibility for non-compliance with these Rules by any participating lawyer.
LawNigeria.com strongly recommends that participating lawyers include a disclaimer regarding advertising and ethics issues in their contents on this platform.
LawNigeria.com Does Not Provide Legal Advice
Except legal advisory professionally provided by affiliate law firms, lawyers or the in-house legal team of Tree & Trees LP (FOR VALUABLE CONSIDERATION OR PRO-BONO), users should note that every information contained at LawNigeria.com and other Tree & Trees Websites has been prepared by Tree & Trees as a service to its users and the Internet community and is not intended to constitute legal advice. Tree & Trees has through LawNigeria.com provided access to tens of thousands of quality information and materials, but does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, completeness, adequacy or currency of the information contained in or linked to LawNigeria.com or any other Tree & Trees Website. Users of information from LawNigeria.com or any other Tree & Trees Website or links do so at their own risk.
Any reference made by LawNigeria.com or any other Tree & Trees Website to any specific commercial product, process, or service (or provider of such product, process or service) by trade name, trademark, hyperlink, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply an endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Tree & Trees. Content on LawNigeria.com and any other Tree & Trees Websites may be provided by third parties and users. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers or other information expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, users or others, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and do not necessarily state or reflect those of Tree & Trees Websites.
OWNERSHIP, LICENSE & RESTRICTIONS ON USE
As between LawNigeria.com and you, all right, title and interest (including all copyrights, trademarks and other intellectual property rights) in this Site belongs to the Tree & Trees JusticeMedia Group, or where applicable its affiliates, licensors, or listees. In addition, the names, images, pictures, logos and icons identifying Tree & Trees Websites’ products and services in Nigeria or globally are proprietary marks of Tree & Trees JusticeMedia and/or its subsidiaries or affiliates. Except as expressly provided below, nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any license or right, by implication, estoppels or otherwise, under copyright or other intellectual property rights. Unless otherwise noted, all content, including images, illustrations, designs, icons, photographs, video clips, and written and other materials that are part of LawNigeria.com or any other Tree & Trees Websites are copyrights, trademarks, trade dress and/or other intellectual properties owned, controlled or licensed by Tree & Trees.
No material from LawNigeria.com or any other Tree & Trees Websites may be copied, reproduced, framed, hyperlinked, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, provided, however, you may download, where specifically permitted, copy or copies of the materials subject to terms provided. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of Tree & Trees copyright and other proprietary rights.
Users are hereby granted a nonexclusive, nontransferable, limited license to view and use information retrieved from this Site provided solely for your personal, informational, non-commercial purposes, and provided you do not remove or obscure the copyright notice or other notices. Except as expressly provided above, no part of this Site, including but not limited to materials retrieved therefrom and the underlying code, may be reproduced, republished, copied, transmitted, or distributed in any form or by any means. In no event shall materials from this Site be stored in any information storage and retrieval system without prior written permission from Tree & Trees. The same terms applies to downloadable materials whether accessed for free or upon the payment of token fees.
Use, duplication, or disclosure by or for the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria or any of the 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory or local government area is subject to the restrictions as set forth in the relevant laws of Nigeria or any of the State or local council
Users agrees to abide by export control laws regulating the export and re-export of technology originating in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. This includes the electronic transmission of information and software to foreign countries and to certain foreign nationals.
Use of any robot, spider, other automatic device, or manual process to monitor or copy our Web pages or the content contained herein is strictly forbidden.
USE BY CHILDREN UNDER 13
LawNigeria.com (and its parent company Tree & Trees) cannot prohibit minors from visiting this site. Parents, guardians and those responsible for supervising children under 13 retains the responsibility of deciding which materials are appropriate for such children to view and/or purchase.
CONTENT, LISTINGS, AND ADVERTISEMENTS
LawNigeria.com and other Tree & Trees websites provide platforms for access to primary and secondary contents on the laws, standards and professionals in Nigeria’s justice administration complex as well users-generated content in the directories of professionals and firms. We do not refer lawyers, expert witnesses, recruiters, investigators, process servers, court reporters or others listed by LawNigeria.com to users – except on the express request of any user and subject to contract. Because authentication on the Internet is difficult, Tree & Trees cannot and does not confirm that any of our users are who they claim to be.
LawNigeria.com does not warrant the validity of the information, nor does it guarantee the quality of the work product. The determination of the need for legal services and the choice of a professional are extremely important decisions and should not be based solely upon representations or self-asserted expertise. Users should contact local bar associations and/or other applicable professional associations with regard to expert witnesses and other legal non-lawyer professionals. [We may also provide those verification services upon request subject to contract]
LawNigeria.com does not guarantee review of the contents of the listings which are provided by our users or any links to LawNigeria.com. Also, LawNigeria.com/Tree & Trees is not responsible for any material or information contained in any linked sites or one provided by our users.
PLEASE NOTE that a description or indication of expertise in any area(s) of practice by a professional does not mean that any agency or board has certified such professional as a specialist or expert in any indicated field of law practice. It does not also mean that such professional is necessarily any more expert or competent than any other professional. Every potential user of legal services is urged to conduct his/her own independent investigation and evaluation of any professional being considered.
LawNigeria.com does not warrant the truth or accuracy of what any user have represented to LawNigeria.com or what they have requested to be listed and made public on the Site. Specifically, without in any way limiting any other provision of this Agreement, LawNigeria.com does not control, warrant, or guarantee the quality, safety or legality of the items published, the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of any user to render professional services, or consumers of such services to purchase them. LawNigeria.com does not control, warrant, or guarantee that any User is who he or she claims to be or is not acting under false pretenses.
LawNigeria.com does not guaranty traffic to and from its listings or other form of advertisement nor does it guaranty its internet placement in the search engines for any keyword(s).
By using this Website, you are agreeing that under no circumstances will LawNigeria.com or its affiliates, be responsible or liable for –
(1) any information contained on or omitted from the site(s),
(2) any person’s reliance on any such information, whether or not the information is correct, current or complete,
(3) the consequences of any action you or any other person takes or fails to take, whether or not based on information provided by or as a result of the use of the Website and their affiliates also have no responsibility for
(4) any person’s satisfaction with any expert witness, consultant, provider, lawyer, professional or law firm, whether relating to competence, diligence, or otherwise,
(5) the results of any information, testimony or services provided, given by or representation from any expert, consultant, provider, lawyer, professional, or law firm, or
(6) the failure or refusal of any expert witness, consultant, provider, lawyer, professional or law firm to respond to you.
LISTING: GUIDELINES AND CATEGORIES
Any company or individual who choose to register a password protected firm, or host a profile with LawNigeria.com or take advantage of such other services as may be offered only to users with a profile – agree to:
(a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information as may be required or represented;
(b) maintain and update promptly the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
LawNigeria.com/Tree & Trees has the right to suspend or terminate any account without any refund and can refuse any and all current or future use of the Service (or any portion thereof) by any client or user for providing information which is untrue or did not follow our terms and conditions. LawNigeria.com/Tree & Trees reserves the right to list law firms, companies or services at its sole discretion.
Premium Listings include an editorial service from Team LawNigeria.com.
LawNigeria.com/Tree & Trees has no obligation to sell its product to any company/firm if Team LawNigeria.com/Tree & Trees believes that it is not in its best interest.
FREE BASIC LISTINGS
LawNigeria.com reserve the right to remove any free listing without prior notice where the content of a listing is found incorrect or misrepresenting or deceiving the public. Infractions which will attract de-listing without notice include:
– giving of incorrect or partial details especially address, phone numbers, email address. [This is established by sending a confirmation notice by email and if the email is returned as undelivered, we will delete the listing;
– where a listing claims to be located in cities or countries where it is not.
If your free Basic Listing has been removed for one or more of the above reasons, simply create and submit a new Basic Listing with updated information in compliance with our guidelines.
PREMIUM AND OTHER PAID LISTINGS FOR LAW FIRM/LAWYERS
LawNigeria.com offers Premium and other paid Listing services aside from the free Basic Listing. To provide a Listing Directory which satisfies users through valuable and accurate content, we require listing firms to comply with our Editorial Guidelines (see below). We are very particular about illicit practices that may damage the quality of LawNigeria.com content and by connection those of its highly esteemed clients. Premium Listing clients can take advantage of our complimentary secretarial services.
We insist on verification of all requests for Premium Listing before publication.
For this category of clients, our team will work with designated persons in the firm to develop the relevant content, choose key words and verify the accuracy of office contact details as well as the selection of areas of practice. This is done to ensure correct representation of the subject through data integrity check with an eye on securing the best possible search performance.
Premium Listings entitles you to update your listing at any time and at no extra cost. Other Listing categories attracts fees which are determined and communicated on request.
GUIDELINES FOR PREMIUM LISTINGS:
Law firms, including one-lawyer firms and their representatives should refrain from using deceptive, misleading, manipulative representation(s) likely to confuse the visitor. These include the use of trade names or location or claims as to ‘awards’ or selection of areas of practice and services where experience or capacity is lacking.
Premium Listings requires compliance with provisions imposed on Basic Listings clients but will be reviewed by our team for compliance before posting. Our team will work with a designated member of your firm to ensure compliance before posting.
A Premium Listing may be removed from our directories until corrected if the infringement is repetitive and the client has failed to correct same after opportunity was provided for same.
BANNERS, TOP OF DIRECTORY POSITIONS AND SPECIAL FEATURES
Payment for Premium Listing, banners, and all top of the directory positions are not refundable. Any credit sent to LawNigeria.com for strategic media visibility services purchase is not refundable. Any offer is valid for a period of 3 days from the receipt of an email or invoice. Terms are subject to change without notice after the 3 day period.
Banner placements, top of the directory position and special features are for our paid and Premium subscribers only. If a Premium Listing is not renewed, the banner and/or top of the directory position will be removed from LawNigeria.com without prior notice.
Where placement is based on monthly or weekly or other agreed periodic instalment, placement will be put offline, if the agreed instalment is not paid as at when due. After a 10 days notice to remedy, the placement program will be deemed terminated and be available to other users.
LawNigeria.com maintains an employment Center for the benefit of individuals seeking employment and for employers or recruiters seeking candidates to employ. LawNigeria.com provides access to resumes of professionals while warehousing employment offerings.
JOB POSTINGS AND RESUMES
Posting a job is contingent upon the payment of a stipulated fee and acceptance of our terms and conditions. Additionally, employer, recruiter and Subscriber representatives are required to ensure that all postings are bona fide openings. Every subscribed employer or recruiter retain sole responsibility for the contents of its postings and all applicable laws, regulations and standards. Any violation is the sole responsibility of Subscriber and/or its representative. Refunds are not available once positions are posted.
Job seekers are required to provide accurate information when submitting a resume onLawNigeria.com as they will be used by employers for pre-qualification and communication. Resumes posted will expire after six months after posting. Modification of your resume will reset the expiration date. It is recommended that you update your resume once a month.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES AND SERVICES
To the extent that LawNigeria.com contain links to multiple outside institutions, services and resources, LawNigeria.com does not control the availability and content of those third-party platforms. Any concerns regarding any such service or resource, or any link thereto, should be directed to the particular service or resource.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS AND MATTERS
Any material available in LawNigeria.com is protected by copyright laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and other applicable international legal instruments. Copyright (c) 2009 – 2017 Tree & Trees. All rights reserved.
Nothing contained on this site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on this site without the express written permission of LawNigeria.com or any third party who may be the owner of the Trademark.
BANNERS, LOGOS, PICTURES, LISTING CONTENT
By accepting your banner for placement in LawNigeria.com, you acknowledge that you have the copyright to such images or pictures making up the banner. If you do not have the copyright, you need to notify LawNigeria.com upon placing of an order with the banner. LawNigeria.com shall not be liable for the infringement of any copyright of any third party arising from such placement. This extends to logos, pictures and other listing contents.
ARTICLES AND SUBSCRIBER CONTENTS
LawNigeria.com accepts articles and other contents by users, subscribers or even third parties. We retain the right to edit any submitted articles if found necessary. Submitting an article doesn’t guarantee its publication. By submitting an article you acknowledge that you have full ownership and copyright of the work and you agree that LawNigeria.com and Tree & Trees may feature it on their web sites as long as you are provided with proper credit.
LawNigeria.com Content has no control over subscriber contents which someone may consider offensive, indecent, or objectionable and do not in any way guarantee the quality, accuracy or integrity of such subscriber content. We accept no responsibility for the monitoring or filtering of any such content. Where any content is found to be illegal, LawNigeria will submit all necessary information to the proper authorities.
ARTICLES OR CONTENTS UNDERMINING LAWNIGERIA.COM CORPORATE VALUES
Kindly note that LawNigeria.com may as a matter of corporate policy not publish articles or any other contents – even in the form of advertisements – advancing practices which are decidedly against:-
1. the traditional definition of marriage as between MAN and WOMAN; or
2. designation of human beings along traditional gender lines as between MALE and FEMALE;
3. the right to life of every human being at any stage – in and outside of the human womb; and
4. the right to the intrinsic worth, religious liberty and racial equality of every human being.
NOTE: That LawNigeria.com would publish scholarly articles objectively exploring such difficult themes and tenets of human communities from both sides of the aisle.
REPORT THAT CONTENT INFRINGES COPYRIGHT OR IS OFFENSIVE, INAPPROPRIATE OR OBJECTIONABLE
Where Subscriber Content is reported to LawNigeria.com as offensive or inappropriate, or being in violation of third party rights (i.e. intellectual property), Team LawNigeria.com may take the following actions depending on each circumstance:
1. Ask the complainant to provide verifiable basis for such report;
2. Where report is found to have some merit, we may ask content provider to modify, alter or retract the objectionable portion of the Content within a prescribed period. Failure to comply will lead to the pulling of the material until properly amended;
3. Depending on 2 above, LawNigeria.com will in appropriate cases restrict access to post further Subscriber Content or terminate the defaulting account without further notification to its user.
If any person believes that any of his copyrights or intellectual property of any nature is infringed by published content on LawNigeria.com or any of Tree & Trees Websites, we request that he provide us with a written notice via mail, or email containing the following information:
1. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
2. A description of the copyrighted work allegedly infringed;
3. A description of where the allegedly infringed material is located electronically or in print;
4. Address, telephone number, and email address;
5. A statement by the complainant that the report is based a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; AND
6. A statement by the complainant that the report is accurate and is made under penalty of perjury by the copyright owner or agent authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
NOTE: LawNigeria.com will only respond to those notices that substantially comply with the above requirements. We will investigate your claim and will give you feedback using the same means you used to contact us.
BACK-UP OF PUBLISHED CONTENT
LawNigeria.com does not warrant that we may hold back-up of any content published by a user or subscriber. By publishing on the platform, a subscriber agrees that LawNigeria.com is NOT liable for loss or damage to Subscriber Content who at all retains the obligation to always maintain backup copies of published Content.
LawNigeria does not make any ownership claims to any third-party or user Content published on it with full attribution. However, by publishing or uploading subscriber content, you grant LawNigeria.com/Tree & Trees a perpetual, world-wide, royalty-free, irrevocable license to use, display, and redistribute your subscriber content in any form we see fit.
JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW
Materials or other contents in LawNigeria.com are published solely for the purpose of promoting justice administration, legal industry services and other products available in the Federal Republic of Nigeria, its territories and possessions. Tree & Trees websites including LawNigeria.com are controlled and operated from its offices in the State of Lagos, Nigeria. We therefore make no representation that materials in any of our websites especially LawNigeria.com are suitable or available for use in other jurisdictions. International users do so on their own initiative and are responsible for ascertaining the degree of usability or correctness of any information or materials in their own jurisdiction, to the extent local laws allow.
SEVERABILITY AND ENTIRE AGREEMENT
Any provision of these terms found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. These terms constitute the entire agreement between LawNigeria.com and any user or third party relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except as provided herein or in writing subsequently.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
The entire content of LawNigeria.com has been prepared by Tree & Trees as a service to its users and the Internet community and does not constitute legal advice. We have used reasonable efforts in collecting, preparing and providing quality information and material, but we do not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, completeness, adequacy or currency of the information contained in or linked to this website or any other affiliate website. Users of information from this Website or any other Tree & Trees websites or links do so at their own risk.
Any reference herein made to any specific commercial product, process, or service (or provider of such product, process or service) by trade name, trademark, hyperlink, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply an endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by LawNigeria.com. Content on this and any other Tree & Trees Websites may be provided by third parties and users. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers or other information expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, users or others, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and do not necessarily reflect those of LawNigeria.com.
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LawNigeria.com operates a Lead System but we do not thereby endorse or recommend any specific lawyer, law firm or legal service provider. Any individual lawyers or firm included in the Lead System provide information to this Website, which LawNigeria.com does not warrant that they have been verified, validated or confirmed, except as expressly stated in this Website.
LawNigeria.com does not in any way recommend or guarantee that any one lawyer’s ability, expertise, or quality exceeds that of any other lawyer in the same jurisdiction or practice area. Furthermore, an analysis of a visitor’s case IS NOT conducted in order to provide him or her with lawyer leads. LawNigeria.com does not state, imply or create any impression that the Leads System is in any way recommending a particular lawyer.
If you use the Lead System, you agree that in no event, including but not limited to negligence shall LawNigeria.com be liable for damages of any kind (including and without limitation, lost profits or special, incidental, or consequential damages) arising out of or in connection with the Lead System or for any advice, information or services provided to you by any lawyer with whom you may make contact through this Website or from your use of or inability to use this website, or that result from mistakes, interruptions, deletion of files, defects, delays in operation, omissions, errors or transmission or any failure of performance. Any confidential information that you choose to share with any lawyer through the Leads System is supplied at your own discretion and risk.
Lawyers who use, receive contacts from or otherwise benefit from the Leads System are solely responsible for determining that they are ethically compliant with all relevant rules in their jurisdiction, including, but not limited to, rules concerning lawyer advertising, professional independence, client communications and division of fees. Additionally, lawyers should perform a conflict of interest check when receiving leads from the Lead System.
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