Media & Technology



  • Laws relating to information technology and digital security
  • Formation of IT companies
  • Setting up branch and liaison offices of foreign technology companies
  • E-commerce
  • Online payment systems
  • Advertising laws and consumer offers
  • National Broadcast Policy
  • Digital and Social Media platforms
  • OTT platforms 
  • Legal and regulatory framework for fintech companies 
  • Advice on different types of commercial contracts for IT companies

Representative Work

  • Advised the OTT platform, Spotify on Zero rating deals and net neutrality from a Bangladeshi legal perspective
  • Advised the social media giant, Meta (formerly Facebook) on the extent to which its operations in Bangladesh may fall within regulatory purview
  • Advised the apex trade body, Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI) on the draft regulation and guideline on Digital and Social Media and OTT Platforms in Bangladesh
  • Advised Bangladesh’s largest and the first online grocery platform, Chaldal on data protection and privacy laws
  • Advised the first and largest online truck booking platform in Bangladesh, Truck Lagbe on a wide range of commercial contracts.
  • Set up liaison office and obtaining extension of permission of liaison office of leading international payments technology company, Visa
  • Formation of fully owned subsidiaries a multinational fintech company, dLocal 
  • Advised Visa on legal and regulatory framework for mobile financial services
  • Advised SSL Wireless, largest payment aggregator in Bangladesh on contracts with participant banks and merchants
  • Advised Visa on chargeback requests
  • Advised Visa on implications of offering Transaction Underwriting Scores of consumers and merchants in Bangladesh
  • Advised Visa on the legal implications of the collaterals given by Visa members to Visa