Dr. Muhammad Ekramul Haque

Dr. Muhammad Ekramul Haque

Professor

Department of Law
Faculty of Security & Strategic Studies (FSSS)

ekram.haque@du.ac.bd


BANGLADESH UNIVERSITY OF PROFESSIONALS
Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216

Education
Honors, University of Dhaka
Masters, University of Dhaka
Ph.D, Monash University, Australia

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

Journal Publication

         i.            “Current International Legal Issues: Bangladesh” in Asian Yearbook of International Law (2019).

       ii.            “Constitutional Protection of Social and Economic Rights and the Role of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh”, in the Constitutional Review, the Journal of Indonesian Constitutional Court (2019, forthcoming).

      iii.            ‘Economic, Social and Cultural Rights versus Civil and Political Rights: Closing the Gap between the Two and the Present International Human Rights Regime’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka, 2018.

     iv.             ‘Constitutional framework of Protection of Human Rights in Bangladesh’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

       v.            ‘Multifaceted Dimensions of Human Rights’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.(2018)

     vi.             ‘Formation of the Constitution and the legal system in Bangladesh: From 1971 to 1972: A critical legal analysis’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

    vii.             ‘Concept of the Basic Structure of the Constitution: An Analysis in the context of the Constitutional law of Bangladesh’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  viii.            Justiciability of Economic, Social and Cultural (ESC) Rights in South Africa, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

     ix.            ‘Legal and Constitutional Status of the Fundamental Principles of State Policy as Embodied in the Constitution of Bangladesh’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

       x.            Does Part II of the Constitution of Bangladesh contain only economic and social rights?, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

     xi.            The Role of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in developing normative contents of the economic and social rights contained in the ICESCR, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

    xii.            In search of origin of recognition of economic and social rights as constitutional principles: from Ireland to Bangladesh, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  xiii.             ‘The Preamble of the Constitution of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh: An Analysis From Legal Perspective.’ Dhaka University Studies Part-F: Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  xiv.            ‘Protecting Fundamental Rights through restricted legislative competence: Application of the doctrine of eclipse and severability’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

   xv.            ‘The requirement of notification under section 7 of the Muslim Family Laws Ordinance 1961 and its impact on the validity of talaq: a quest for the present law in Bangladesh’, Journal of the Faculty of Law, Rajshahi University.

  xvi.            ‘The inheritance of orphaned grandchildren under Islamic law of succession: An analysis of section 4 of the Muslim Family Laws Ordinance, 1961’, Journal of the Faculty of Law, Rajshahi University.

xvii.            ‘An analysis of the laws regarding payment of dower in the marriages under Muslim personal law’, Chittagong University Journal of Law.

xviii.            ‘Husband’s unilateral and excessive power of divorce under Islamic family law and its reforms in the modern world.’ Chittagong University Journal of Law.

  xix.            The Bangladesh Constitutional Framework and Human Rights, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

   xx.            An overview of modern statutes on polygamy under Muslim law, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  xxi.            Preferential Gift is Illegal: New Interpretation, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  1. Utility of Marriage Stipulations to remove gender inequalities and to protect the rights of women, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

Conference Papers

         i.            # International Conference at Harvard, USA: “Justiciability of economic, social and cultural rights: Myth or reality?”.

       ii.            # Seminar held in the Institute of Human Rights, Abo Akademi University, Finland: “A critical analysis of the constitutional protection of economic and social rights.”

      iii.            # Post graduate Law Students Conference, 2008, Sydney University, Australia: “Constitutional protection of economic and social rights in Bangladesh.”

     iv.            # Public Law Conference in University of New South Wales, Australia: “Justiciability of the constitutional principles on economic and social rights in India.”

       v.            # 7th Biennial Conference of the Asian Society of International Law, 2019: “Use of International Law in Interpreting Constitutional Rights in Bangladesh: The Judicial Trend Toward Creeping Monism.” (2019)

     vi.            # Use of International Law in Interpreting Constitutional Rights in Bangladesh (2017)

    vii.            # Judicial Activism and Judicial Self Restraint in Bangladesh and India (2017)

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

Books
1. Law of Contract (2003)
2. Islamic Law of Inheritance (2009)
3. Muslim Family Law: Sharia and Modern World (2015)
4. Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia, Editor of the state volume on Bangladesh, (BRILL, Netherlands), (Forthcoming, December 2020).

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

Honors, University of Dhaka
Masters, University of Dhaka
Ph.D, Monash University, Australia

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

         i.            “Current International Legal Issues: Bangladesh” in Asian Yearbook of International Law (2019).

       ii.            “Constitutional Protection of Social and Economic Rights and the Role of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh”, in the Constitutional Review, the Journal of Indonesian Constitutional Court (2019, forthcoming).

      iii.            ‘Economic, Social and Cultural Rights versus Civil and Political Rights: Closing the Gap between the Two and the Present International Human Rights Regime’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka, 2018.

     iv.             ‘Constitutional framework of Protection of Human Rights in Bangladesh’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

       v.            ‘Multifaceted Dimensions of Human Rights’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.(2018)

     vi.             ‘Formation of the Constitution and the legal system in Bangladesh: From 1971 to 1972: A critical legal analysis’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

    vii.             ‘Concept of the Basic Structure of the Constitution: An Analysis in the context of the Constitutional law of Bangladesh’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  viii.            Justiciability of Economic, Social and Cultural (ESC) Rights in South Africa, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

     ix.            ‘Legal and Constitutional Status of the Fundamental Principles of State Policy as Embodied in the Constitution of Bangladesh’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

       x.            Does Part II of the Constitution of Bangladesh contain only economic and social rights?, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

     xi.            The Role of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in developing normative contents of the economic and social rights contained in the ICESCR, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

    xii.            In search of origin of recognition of economic and social rights as constitutional principles: from Ireland to Bangladesh, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  xiii.             ‘The Preamble of the Constitution of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh: An Analysis From Legal Perspective.’ Dhaka University Studies Part-F: Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  xiv.            ‘Protecting Fundamental Rights through restricted legislative competence: Application of the doctrine of eclipse and severability’, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

   xv.            ‘The requirement of notification under section 7 of the Muslim Family Laws Ordinance 1961 and its impact on the validity of talaq: a quest for the present law in Bangladesh’, Journal of the Faculty of Law, Rajshahi University.

  xvi.            ‘The inheritance of orphaned grandchildren under Islamic law of succession: An analysis of section 4 of the Muslim Family Laws Ordinance, 1961’, Journal of the Faculty of Law, Rajshahi University.

xvii.            ‘An analysis of the laws regarding payment of dower in the marriages under Muslim personal law’, Chittagong University Journal of Law.

xviii.            ‘Husband’s unilateral and excessive power of divorce under Islamic family law and its reforms in the modern world.’ Chittagong University Journal of Law.

  xix.            The Bangladesh Constitutional Framework and Human Rights, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

   xx.            An overview of modern statutes on polygamy under Muslim law, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  xxi.            Preferential Gift is Illegal: New Interpretation, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

  1. Utility of Marriage Stipulations to remove gender inequalities and to protect the rights of women, Dhaka University Studies Part-F, Journal of the Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka.

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

         i.            # International Conference at Harvard, USA: “Justiciability of economic, social and cultural rights: Myth or reality?”.

       ii.            # Seminar held in the Institute of Human Rights, Abo Akademi University, Finland: “A critical analysis of the constitutional protection of economic and social rights.”

      iii.            # Post graduate Law Students Conference, 2008, Sydney University, Australia: “Constitutional protection of economic and social rights in Bangladesh.”

     iv.            # Public Law Conference in University of New South Wales, Australia: “Justiciability of the constitutional principles on economic and social rights in India.”

       v.            # 7th Biennial Conference of the Asian Society of International Law, 2019: “Use of International Law in Interpreting Constitutional Rights in Bangladesh: The Judicial Trend Toward Creeping Monism.” (2019)

     vi.            # Use of International Law in Interpreting Constitutional Rights in Bangladesh (2017)

    vii.            # Judicial Activism and Judicial Self Restraint in Bangladesh and India (2017)

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

1. Law of Contract (2003)
2. Islamic Law of Inheritance (2009)
3. Muslim Family Law: Sharia and Modern World (2015)
4. Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia, Editor of the state volume on Bangladesh, (BRILL, Netherlands), (Forthcoming, December 2020).

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2024