Duties and Rights of the Employer and Employee

Duties and Rights of the Employer and Employee

Sources Of The Employer’s Duties
The duties agreed on or imposed on the employer in a contract of service is derived from a multiplicity of sources which can be expressed in terms of legal and extra legal sources. Wherever employer workers relationship exists, whether express or implied and if it is express, whether oral or written, the employer owes certain duties to the employee. These duties may be expressly provided for in the terms of the contract of employment or implied into the terms even though not expressly stated. [Read more…]

Criminal Responsibility and the Defense in the Nigerian Legal System

The Concept of Criminal Responsibility and the Defense in the Nigerian Legal System

Criminal Responsibility  – The concepts “criminal responsibility” and the “Defense of Insanity” are very peculiar and important concepts in every legal system inclusive of the Nigerian legal system. Over the years, there has been much discussion on the meaning of these concepts. [Read more…]