Jafar Ullah vs Bangladesh

Reference : 66 DLR (2014) 380 Facts : Jafar Ullah the petitioner is the Area Chief of Naogaon Muktijodhya Welfare Club, a local branch of Bangladesh Muktijodhya Welfare Club. On 1-6-2013 he entered into a lease-agreement with Bangladesh Muktijodhya Welfare Club under which the Welfare Club gave him permission to conduct indoor games including Nipun […]

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Editor Banglabazar Partica vs District Magistrate & Deputy Commissioner, Naogaon

  Reference : 6 MLR (HD)01(2001) Facts : In Editor Banglabazar Partica vs District Magistrate & Deputy Commissioner, Naogaon an woman named Sahida, wife of Saiful of village Atitha within Kirtipur Union Parishad under Sadar Upazilla of Naogaon, was forced to marry her husband’s paternal cousin Samshul on so-called fatwa by Hazi Azizul Huq that […]

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British American Tobacco Bangladesh Company Ltd vs Begum Shamsun Nahar

  Case Title : British American Tobacco Bangladesh Company Ltd vs Begum Shamsun Nahar Reference : 66 DLR (AD) (2014) 80 Principle: Vicarious liability made applicable in this case for tort. Facts : The present respondent Shamsun Nahar was appointed as “Lady Confidential Typist” of the defendant-petitioner company on 1-1-1985. Since 1986, she was the […]

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Afil Jute Mills (Pvt) Ltd vs. Bangladesh

Afil Jute Mills (Pvt) Ltd vs. Bangladesh Reference : 58 DLR (2006) 208 Facts & Arguments : The Petitioner company obtained a loan by way of working capital for taka 29.40 crore to tide over the bad days and the aforesaid loan could not be repaid which was unfortunately accumulated to taka 79,13,42,887.12 inclusive of […]

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Case Study: Janata Insurance Co vs. Islam Steel Mills

Janata Insurance Co vs. Islam Steel Mills Reference : 63 DLR (AD) (2011) 5 Facts & Arguments : The respondent (Messrs Islam Steel Mills Limited) along with Messrs Karnaphuli Cotton Mills Limited instituted money suits as were insured for their various goods with Janata Insurance Company Limited (the appellant) under different insurance policies. These policies […]

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Case Study: KM Akhtaruzzaman vs. Agrani Bank

KM Akhtaruzzaman vs. Agrani Bank Reference : 57 DLR (2005) 57 Facts : The respondent no. 1, Agrani Bank as plaintiff instituted Bankruptcy case in the Bankruptcy Court (Court of the Additional District Judge, Dhaka). The Bank granted a loan of tk. 2,86,000 to the respondent no. 2 & 3 and the appellant stood guarantor […]

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Case Law: Civil Suit is no bar in filing criminal case under sec 138 of the NI Act

Arifuzzaman vs. the state and another Reference : 18 MLR (AD) (2013) 251 Facts : Md. Arifuzzaman, the accused, issued a cheque in favour of respondent no. 2 for an amount of tk. 20,00,000(twenty lacs only) out of the business relationship and for insufficiency of fund the cheque was dishonoured. Under sec.138 of the Negotiable […]

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