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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Third Parties’ Objection Petition Against the Execution of Decree of Artha Rin Adalat

Case Name: Gias Uddin Chowdhury vs Bangladesh Citation: 66 DLR (AD) (2014) 213 Sitting Judge: Md Abdul Wahab Miah J Brief Statement of Facts: One Nurul Islam Chowdhury availed a credit facility from Social Investment Bank Limited by mortgaging the property in question. When he defaulted in paying back the loan, the Bank sold the […]

Read More

Case Summary: Ibrahim vs Govt of Bangladesh

Reference : 18 BLC (2013)(HD) Facts & arguments: This Rule Nisi was issued at the instance of the petitioner Md. Ibrahim on an application under Article 102(1) & (2) calling upon the respondents to show cause as to why the holding of the imported duty paid goods should not be declared to have been done […]

Read More

Latest Judgment by AD relating Arbitration Act of Bangladesh

Nurul Abser vs Golam Rabbani Reference: 68 DLR (AD) (2016) Facts of the case: The plaintiff, Nurul Abser was inducted into the possession of the suit property as a temporary tenant under late Alhaj Abul Khair, predecessor of defendant Nos. 1-7 and in that connection, a tenancy agreement was executed on April 14 1995. On […]

Read More

MARBURY V. MADISON case summary with Bangladesh perspective

Citation:  5 U.S. 137 (1803)  Facts of the case: Thomas Jefferson was voted as the 3rd president of USA in November 1800 but would not assume office until March, 1801. This enabled president Adams to appoint new govt. officials before the new president take office. Jefferson was a Democrat-Republican but Adams was a Federalist. So […]

Read More

Arbitration Settlement between Bangladesh and Chevron regarding payment deduction

Chevron Bangladesh Block Twelve, Ltd. and Chevron Bangladesh Blocks Thirteen and Fourteen, Ltd. v. People’s Republic of Bangladesh Arbitration Settlement between Bangladesh and Chevron regarding payment deduction ————————————————– Citation: ICSID Case No. ARB/06/10 Case summary: An international arbitration court turned down US oil giant Chevron’s age-old claim of around $240 million from Petrobangla. Chevron had […]

Read More