AMENDMENTS WERE MADE TO THE REGULATIONS BASED ON THE OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY LAW
In the Official Gazette dated 4 February 2024 and numbered 32450, amendments were made to some regulations issued based on the Occupational Health and Safety Law No. 6331:
TURKISH COMPETITION BOARD MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS OUTLOOK REPORT FOR 2023 HAS BEEN PUBLISHED
On January 5th, 2024, the Turkish Competition Authority has published the Report prepared by the Competition Board on Mergers, Acquisitions And Privatisation Transactions in 2023 ("Report").
IMPORTANT PRINCIPLE DECISION FROM THE ADVERTISING BOARD REGARDING DISCOUNT SALE ADVERTISEMENTS
At the first meeting of the year held on January 9, 2024, the Advertising Board made an important principle decision regarding discount sale advertisements by amending the "Guideline on Advertisements Containing Price Information and Discount Sale Advertisements and Commercial Practices" in order to prevent consumer victimization through misleading advertisements and practices that lead to unfair competition in the retail trade sector.
The Authority to Decide on Trademark Cancellation Passed to the Turkish Patent And Trademark Office!
In Article 192/1 (a) of the Industrial Property Law ("IPL") published in the Official Gazette dated 10 January 2017 and numbered 29944, the enforcement of Article 26 of the Law titled "Cancellation Cases and Cancellation Request" was postponed until seven years later, and with the Provisional Article 4 of the IPL, it was stipulated that the authority to decide on the cancellation of trademarks would be directly exercised by the Intellectual and Industrial Rights Civil Courts until 10 January 2024.
Egemenoğlu Hukuk Bürosu / Internship Application
We are pleased to announce the opening of internship applications at Egemenoğlu Hukuk Bürosu. Legal Internship Application Deadline: March 15 Summer Internship Application Deadline: March 29 Prospective candidates are requested to submit their CVs either through our website www.egemenoglu.av.tr or by sending them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Turkish Sustainability Reporting Standards (TSRS) And Scope Of Application Of TSRSs Were Puslished In The Official Gazette
In the Official Gazette dated 29.12.2023 and numbered 32414, the Public Oversight, Accounting and Auditing Standards Authority (POA) announced the Turkish Sustainability Reporting Standards and determined the principles to be followed in sustainability reports.
Important Regulations Which Are Effective As Of 2024 And/ Or Has Been Made Subject To Time Extension
Laws No. 5746 and No. 6550 extended the regulation on higher depreciation (showing expenses related to depreciation) and calculation rates and periods for new machines acquired for use in R&D, innovation and design activities.
The Principles and Rules to be Applied in Retail Trade have been reorganize
With the "Regulation Amending the Regulation on Principles and Rules to be Applied in Retail Trade" prepared by the Ministry of Commerce and published in the official gazette on 14.12.2023, significant changes were made in the principles and rules of retail trade.
Warning From The Authority On Sending Verification Codes To Customers Via Sms During Shopping
The Personal Data Protection Authority ("Authority") published a Public Announcement ("Announcement") on the Processing of Personal Data by Sending a Verification Code via SMS to the Data Subjects during Shopping in Stores.