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Saipem vs. Bangladesh-A Complete Study

Saipem S.p.A. vs. The People’s Republic of Bangladesh (Saipem vs. Bangladesh) Reference : ICSID Case No. ARB/05/07. Background : Saipem S.p.A. (an Italian oil & gas company) and Petrobangla (Bangladeshi Oil, Gas & Mineral Corporation), a Bangladeshi Public entity, entered into an agreement for building a natural gas pipeline in Bangladesh; which was governed by the […]

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Share Certificates are movable property under Sale of Goods Act

Case Analysis: Share Certificates are movable property under Sale of Goods Act Sonali Bank vs Bengal Liner Ltd. & Ors Reference: 42 DLR (HCD) (1990) 487 An application was filed by United Commercial Bank Limited (UCBL), the petitioner bank before the Hon’able Court for vacating the order of attachment and sale in respect of 25000 […]

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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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