Pandemic, retrenchment and labour law

Due to the ongoing pandemic the business operation of our company has been substantially reduced. Recently, the company authority has informed us that they no longer need some members of staff ...

Understanding the gratuity scheme

I work in the Human Resource Department of a reputed multinational company. I am not very sure about the gratuity scheme and associated income tax benefits, as I hear different opinions from within...

On salary taxation

We have formed a new Company and just started recruiting employees. Now, we are determining their salary scales. As we know that in order to ascertain pay scale of an employee, tax issues need to...

Is it obligatory to cast vote?

Dear Sir, I am a voter and this general election will be my first opportunity to cast vote. However, I would like to know whether it is obligatory to cast vote for every citizen in Bangladesh.

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This week Your Advocate is Barrister Omar Khan Joy, Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh. He is the head of the chambers of a

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This week Your Advocate is Barrister Omar Khan Joy, Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh. He is the head of the chambers of a renowned law firm,

October 24, 2017
October 24, 2017

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I am a manager (administration and HR) working at a large garments factory located in Savar. My company has recently announced

September 19, 2017
September 19, 2017

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I have been working for a private company for more than 5 years. Last week, my employer gave me a letter which stated that I was to

August 29, 2017
August 29, 2017

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This week Your Advocate is Barrister Omar Khan Joy, Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh. He is the head of the chambers of a

July 11, 2017
July 11, 2017

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I am a small-scale businessman living near Ashulia. I have a land which I would like to develop and construct a 2-storied building.

April 18, 2017
April 18, 2017

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This week Your Advocate is Barrister Omar Khan Joy, Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh. He is the head of the chambers of a

March 28, 2017
March 28, 2017

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I am 23 years old, student of a private university and living in student hostels. For the past one month, a man identifying himself as

February 28, 2017
February 28, 2017

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I work in a private Bank in Dhaka. Reguarly I notice that the footpath adjacent to my office is occupied by hawkers, tea stalls, iron workshops and garages.

January 10, 2017
January 10, 2017

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This week Your Advocate is Barrister Omar Khan Joy, Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh. He is the head of the chambers of a

December 27, 2016
December 27, 2016

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A few days back while I was going to office, a bus out of nowhere (the bus had no indicator at all), turned to it extreme right

November 22, 2016
November 22, 2016

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Thank you for your query. To let you know, prior to 2002 there was no separate legal framework to prevent and control acid offences. In 2002, the Parliament enacted two Acts to combat acid violence.