Joseph Onele

University of Adelaide

PhD Candidate

Adelaide Law School

Adelaide, South Australia SA 5000

Australia

http://https://www.adelaide.edu.au/

Primus Grace LP

Bourdillion Road, Ikoyi

Lagos, 101233

Nigeria

http://https://primusgrace.com/

Sustainable Development Laws

Aberdeen

Scotland

United Kingdom

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Directors' Liability: The Legal Position in Nigeria

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 15 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Jan 2016
Joseph Onele and Ame Odaro
University of Adelaide and Independent
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Directors, CAMA, vicarious liability of a company, corporate criminal liability, personal liability of directors, corporate personality, lifting the veil, civil liability of directors, mens rea, actus rea

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Revisiting the Concept of Insider Dealing Under Nigerian Law: Any New Lessons from Other Jurisdictions?

J. Onele ‘Insider Dealing Under Nigerian Law: Any New Lessons?’ (2016) 7(2) The Gravitas Review of Business & Property Law Journal (GRBPL)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 28 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2017
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 412 (91,570)

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Insider Dealing, Insider Trading, Misappropriation theory, Code of Corporate Governance, NSE Rules, SEC Rules, Criminal penalties, civil penalties

3.

The Grazing Bill and the Right to Property in Nigeria: Lest We Are Deceived!

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 13 Jan 2017
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 361 (106,467)
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Too Much Fuss About Illegal Contract

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Dec 2015
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 360 (106,822)

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Illegal contract, void contract, transaction, contract illegal as formed, contract illegal as performed

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What Is Illegal About Share Buybacks in Nigeria?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2016
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 293 (133,569)

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Share Buybacks, Redeemable preference shares, capital maintenance, illegality

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Winding Up of Banks Pursuant to the Provisions of the NDIC Act 2006: The Legal Challenges and the Way Forward

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 16 Jan 2016
Olaniwun Ajayi LP, Olaniwun Ajayi LP, OIaniwun Ajayi LP, OIaniwun Ajayi LP and University of Adelaide
Downloads 258 (152,192)

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NDIC, Failed Bank, Failed Institution, Liquidator, Winding Up, Conflicting laws, Winding Up Rules

7.

Law and Practice of Mergers and Acquisition in Nigeria

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Olaniwun Ajayi LP, Olaniwun Ajayi LP, Environmental Law Research Institute - Nigeria, OIaniwun Ajayi LP, Olaniwun Ajayi and University of Adelaide
Downloads 240 (163,405)
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Mergers, Small Mergers, Intermediate Mergers, Large Mergers, Merger Revocation, Due Diligence, Appraisal Rights, Competition Law, Acquisitions, Takeovers, Capital Market, Securities and Exchange Commission in Nigeria (SEC), Nigeria Communications Commission (NCC)

8.

Modern Trends and Requirements for Drafting Pleadings, Briefs and Skills/Rules for Legal Opinions

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Sep 2015
Olaniwun Ajayi LP, OIaniwun Ajayi LP, University of Adelaide, Olaniwun Ajayi and Environmental Law Research Institute - Nigeria
Downloads 211 (184,663)

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Pleadings, Advocacy, Briefs, Brief Writing, Appellant Brief, Respondent's Brief, Reply Brief, Issues for Determination, Ten Commandments, Research, Winning Brief

9.

Is the Code of Conduct Tribunal Really Inferior to the Federal High Court?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 25 Sep 2015
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 210 (185,471)

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Code of Conduct Tribunal, Federal High Court, Judicial Review, Court of Record, Inferior Court, Superior Court of Record, Constitution, Coordinate jurisdiction, inherent jurisdiction, power of court, Right of Appeal

10.

Foreign Exchange Control in Nigeria and the Emefiele Approach - How Far Is Too Far?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Folake Alabi and Joseph Onele
Olaniwun Ajayi LP and University of Adelaide
Downloads 198 (195,821)

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Central Bank of Nigeria, Foreign Exchange, Dollar, Naira, Fiscal, Monetary, Forex, Exchange Control, Authorised Dealer

11.

Operation of Section 50(1) of the Insurance Act: Insurance Market Practice as to Premium Collection

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 23 Apr 2015
Independent, Olaniwun Ajayi, Independent and University of Adelaide
Downloads 175 (219,393)

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Insurance, Premium, Insurance Act, Market Practice, Premium Collection

12.

An Appraisal of the Duties of Directors of a Public Company in Nigeria

Jonthan Aluju and Joseph Onele, 'An Appraisal of the Duties of Directors of Public Companies under Nigerian Law' (2017) 8(1) The Gravitas Review of Business & Property Law 30-42
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2018
Jonathan Aluju and Joseph Onele
Olaniwun Ajayi LP and University of Adelaide
Downloads 149 (249,791)

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Corporate Governance, Duties of Directors, Corporate Benefit, Board of Directors, Corporate Law

13.

Extra-Territoriality and the Conflict of Laws: Section 23(1) of the Labour Act

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Apr 2015
Joseph Onele, Adebola Ogunsanya and Onyeka Ojogbo
University of Adelaide, Olaniwun Ajayi and Olaniwun Ajayi
Downloads 140 (262,617)

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Extraterritorial application of statute, Labour Act, Nigeria, extraterritorial jurisdiction

14.

The Concept of Corporate Benefit and its Applicability Under the Nigerian Company Law

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 133 (273,368)

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Corporate Benefit, commercial benefit, company benefit, interest of the company, interest of the shareholders, Companies and Allied Matters Act (CAMA), Company Law, common law position, fiduciary duty, Nigerian law

15.

N50 Stamp Duties: Unearthing the Incongruity in the CBN Circular

(2016) 7(3) The Gravitas Review of Business & Property Law Journal (GRBPL) 145-156
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 15 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2018
Joseph Onele and Emokiniovo Dafe-Akpedeye
University of Adelaide and Olaniwun Ajayi LP
Downloads 127 (282,873)

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A Review of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation's Power as a Liquidator

J Onele 'A Review of the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation's Power as a Liquidator' (2018) 9(2) The Gravitas Review of Business and Property Law 1-8
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2018
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 119 (296,677)

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Failed Bank, Petition, Winding up, Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation

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2016 Guidelines for Banking Operations in the Free Zones in Nigeria: Need We Caution the CBN?

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 15 Mar 2016
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 118 (298,465)
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Free Trade Zone, Banking license, CBN Guidelines, Subsidiary legislation, regulatory affairs

18.

Seeking for Special Damages and General Damages in Breach of Contract: What is Wrong About It?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Jun 2015
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 112 (309,696)

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General Damages, Special Damages, Breach of Contract

19.

Social Media Bill in Nigeria and Madness in the Hallowed Chambers: A Call for Sanity

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 13 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2016
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 97 (340,915)

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The ‘7 Big Wins’: High Level Comments on the New Oil and Gas Policy for Nigeria

Joseph Onele 'The '7 Big Wins: High Level Comments on the New Oil and Gas Policy for Nigeria' (2017) University of Lagos (UNILAG) Law Review (Online)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 26 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2017
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 90 (357,496)

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NNPC, NOC, PIB, HSE, Human Resources, Transparency and Accountability

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Special Resolution, Ordinary Resolution, Increase in Share Capital, Companies Regulations 2012, Corporate Affairs Commission, Subsidiary legislation, Companies and Allied Matters Act

22.

Efficacy of Garnishee Proceedings Against Closed Banks/Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC)

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Aug 2015
Olaniwun Ajayi LP, OIaniwun Ajayi LP, OIaniwun Ajayi LP, Olaniwun Ajayi and University of Adelaide
Downloads 78 (389,547)

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Failed Bank, NDIC, CAMA, Garnishee proceedings, Sheriffs and Civil Process Act, Failed Institution, Defences

23.

Domain Names and Cybersquatting: Implications for Trademarks in Nigeria

Joseph Onele and Emmanuela Onyilofor 'Domain Names and Cybersquatting: Implications for Trademarks in Nigeria' (2018) 9(4) The Gravitas Review of Business & Property Law 115-133
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Jan 2019
Joseph Onele and Emmanuela Onyilofor
University of Adelaide and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
Downloads 76 (395,291)

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Domain Names, Cybersquatting, Cybercrimes, Internet, Intellectual Property

24.

The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria and Her Misguided Regulatory Approach: A Classic Example of How Not to Be a Regulator

Joseph Onele 'The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria and Her Misguided Regulatory Approach: A Classic Example of How Not to be a Regulator' (2017) 1(1) University of Lagos Law Review 1-21
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Dec 2017
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 52 (478,055)

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Regulation, Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria, Corporate Governance, Subsidiary Legislation, Administrative Law, Constitutional Law

25.

Kogi State 2015 Gubernatorial Election and Matters Arising

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 25 Nov 2015
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 48 (494,699)

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Election, Gubernatorial election, Kogi State, Nigeria, mischief rule, literal rule, canon of interpretation, INEC

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Inec and Kogi State 2015 Gubernatorial Election: Fair is Fair!

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 28 Nov 2015
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 47 (499,098)

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Transiting from a Small Sized Law Firm to a Mid-Size Law Firm, Issues and Challenges and Prospects

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Dec 2015
Dimgba Nnamdi and Joseph Onele
Olaniwun Ajayi LP and University of Adelaide
Downloads 34 (561,951)

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Central Bank of Nigeria 2016 Guidelines for Banking Operations in the Free Trade Zones: Need for Caution

Joseph Onele 'Central Bank of Nigeria 2016 Guidelines for Banking Operations in the Free Trade Zones: Need for Caution' (2017) 8(3) The Gravitas Review of Business and Property Law 70-76
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Dec 2017
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide
Downloads 27 (602,704)

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Free Trade Zones, CBN Guidelines, Subsidiary Legislation, Ultra vires

29.

Troubled Assets Resolution: In Search of the Best Approach?

Nnamdi Dimgba et al 'Troubled Assets Resolution: In Search of the Best Approach' (2018) 9 (1) The Gravitas Review of Business and Property Law 1-10
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 09 Dec 2018
Olaniwun Ajayi LP, Queen's University (Canada), OIaniwun Ajayi LP and University of Adelaide
Downloads 17 (672,375)

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Asset resolution, consensual asset resolution, quasi-consensual asset resolution, asset resolution mechanisms

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Impact and Benefit Agreements and the Protection of Indigenous Peoples Rights: Any New Lessons from Canada?

(2018) 16(1) Oil Gas & Energy Law Intelligence (OGEL) 1, Cork Online Law Review [2017] COLR 27
Posted: 14 Feb 2018
Joseph Onele
University of Adelaide

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Impact and Benefit Agreements, IBAs, Indigenous Peoples Rights, Natural Resources, Host Communities

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Domain Names and Cybersquatting as Deadly Threats to Trade Marks: Any Remedy Under the Nigerian Law?

Posted: 20 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2016
Joseph Onele, Afolake Obawunmi and Alade Temidayo
University of Adelaide, Independent and Independent

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Domain Names, Cybersquatting, Trade Marks, Infringement, Nigerian law, Intecllectual Property, Cybercrimes Act 2015