Bangladesh Bar Council

July 20, 2016
July 20, 2016

Bar Council penalises 3 lawyers

Bangladesh Bar Council, the licencing and regulatory body for lawyers, penalises three lower court advocates for committing “professional misconduct”.

September 7, 2015
September 7, 2015

Bar council polls: Writ seeking stay on gazette rejected

The High Court rejects a writ petition seeking its directive on the Bangladesh Bar Council chairman not to issue a gazette notification on the results of its elections.

September 6, 2015
September 6, 2015

Writ seeks stay on publication of bar council polls result

A writ petition is filed with the High Court seeking a stay on the publication of the result of the Bangladesh Bar Council elections.

September 3, 2015
September 3, 2015

Official results: AL-backed lawyers win bar council polls

Ruling Awami League-backed lawyers' panel bags 11 out of total 14 posts of executive members of Bangladesh Bar Council while the Pro-BNP lawyers’ panel grabs the rest three posts, according to...

August 31, 2015
August 31, 2015

Pro-BNP lawyers demand re-election to Bar Council

Supreme Court Bar Association, dominated by pro-BNP lawyers, demands suspension of the results of recently held elections to Bangladesh Bar Council and a re-election to it, alleging “unprecedented...

August 27, 2015
August 27, 2015

Pro-AL panel sweeps bar council polls

Ruling Awami League-backed panel bagged the Bangladesh Bar Council elections in a landslide victory over BNP-Jamaat panel.

July 9, 2015
July 9, 2015

SC defers bar council polls till Aug 26

The Supreme Court defers Bangladesh Bar Council election until August 26 as its authorities sought more time to update the voter list.

June 25, 2015
June 25, 2015

Bar council against more power to mobile courts

Fearing misuse of power, country’s ace lawyer regulating body Bangladesh Bar Council urges government not to extend power of mobile courts.

May 28, 2015
May 28, 2015

Bar council polls now Aug 13

Supreme Court orders authorities concerned to hold elections to Bangladesh Bar Council on August 13 through updating voter list.

May 21, 2015
May 21, 2015

HC freezes bar council polls for 3 months

The High Court places a three-month stay on the election of Bangladesh Bar Council, the ace body for lawyer regulation in the country.