Ali Mashraf

May 28, 2020
May 28, 2020

To ensure effective operation of Virtual Courts

Bangladesh ushered in a new era in its judicial system last week with the enactment of the ‘Usage of Information and Communication Technology by Court Ordinance, 2020’ (the Ordinance).

January 7, 2020
January 7, 2020

Landmark Apex Court decisions of 2019

2019 has witnessed numerous landmark judgments by our apex courts. As 2020 dawns upon us, let’s revisit some of these notable verdicts.

November 5, 2019
November 5, 2019

The legality of Shakib’s ban

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on October 29, 2019, banned Shakib Al Hasan from all levels of cricket for two years.

June 4, 2019
June 4, 2019

Landmark environmental law verdicts

While our higher judiciary has no original jurisdiction on environment matters, its writ jurisdiction has been frequently invoked in the

May 7, 2019
May 7, 2019

DU competes Media Law Moot Court in Oxford

The Price Media Law Moot Court Programme established by the Programme in Comparative Media Law & Policy at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom, is the largest mooting competition in the field of international media law.

January 1, 2019
January 1, 2019

Notable Supreme Court decisions of 2018

2018 has been significant for the apex judiciary of Bangladesh. As 2019 approaches and legal scholars dissect and analyse the verdicts laid down by both the divisions of the Apex Court, this write-up aims to highlight some of the most talked about verdicts of the year.

December 13, 2018
December 13, 2018

Discussion on ‘Legal Academia and Pro-bono Culture’ held at DU

The Centre for Advanced Legal Studies (CALS), University of Dhaka (DU), in collaboration with iProbono, hosted a Discussion Session on ‘Legal Academia

November 6, 2018
November 6, 2018

19th HRSS held

Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) organised its internationally recognised and much acclaimed annual event – the 19th Human Rights Summer School (HRSS) from October 13-23, 2018, at Proshika, HRDC, Koitta, Manikganj.

April 3, 2018
April 3, 2018

Dhaka University emerges as runner-up

A team representing Dhaka University (DU) created history in India after bagging the runner-up title at the 8th Justice P.N. Bhagwati International Moot Court Competition on Human Rights, organised by Bharati Vidyapeeth, New Law College at Pune, India from March 24-25, 2018. The team consisted of Rifat Zabeen Khan, Mollik Md. Wasi Uddin Tami and Ali Mashraf from the Department of Law, DU.

January 2, 2018
January 2, 2018

Noteworthy SC Verdicts of 2017

2017 has been a remarkable year for the higher judiciary of Bangladesh. While legal scholars dissect, analyse and