It is a mandatory statutory requirement under the Companies and Allied Matters Act to file Annual Returns yearly.
What’s the difference between a business name and an LLC?
A business name is a sole proprietorship, usually owned and managed by one individual only. Legally, the sole proprietor and his business are one. It simply means an individual trading with an alias. The sole proprietor is personally liable for all business related obligations.
A limited liability company on the other hand is a separate business entity from the individuals that hold its shares and act as directors. Legally, it’s a separate business entity and a person on its own who can transact business, own property separate from its owners and can sue or be sued.
Why is mutual assent important in a contract?
This is one of the key elements of a contract because is shows the meeting of the minds of both parties
Is there a penalty for late renewal of registration of products with NAFDAC?
Yes, there is a late renewal fee, which is dependent on the category of the product.
Is it legal to transfer the personal data you obtained legally to another person?
No, its not legal. This is because the law prohibits anyone from transferring the data of a third party to another person without consent from the third party to do same even if the data was rightfully obtained in the first instance.
what does copyright protect?
Music, books, brochures and written materials.
Photographs, drawings and illustrations.
Films and videos.
Logos and packaging.
Computer programs and games.
What are the product categories available when registering with NAFDAC?
The product categories include: Food, Cosmetics, Drug, Medical Device, Agro-Chemicals & Pesticide, Veterinary Products, Vaccines & Biologicals, Herbal and Nutraceuticals and Water
Who can be directors in my company?
Any two adults can be directors in a company.
What is a trademark?
A trademark can be any word, sign, symbol or graphic that you apply to your company, goods or services to distinguish them from those of your competitors; for example, a brand, product or company name, or logo. The trademark serves as a badge of origin for your business and its brands and products, and can consist of words, logos, slogans, colours and shapes, or a combination of all of these.
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