ELIG Gürkaynak LIQ - June 2019

LEGAL INSIGHTS QUARTERLY

June 2019 - August 2019

Corporate Law

Turkey: Pre-Emptive Rights

Banking and Finance Law

Utilization of Non-Cash Loans in Turkey

Capital Markets Law

Public Companies: Significant Transactions Not Leading to Appraisal Right

Competition Law / Antitrust Law

The Turkish Competition Board Fines Sony Turkey for Resale Price Maintenance on Online Sales Channels

The Turkish Competition Board Rejected the Successive Individual Exemption Application for Credit Card Information Storage Services Offered by BKM

The Turkish Competition Board Closed the Pre-investigation against Raw Meatballs Producers for Price Fixing with a 9(3) Letter

Behavioral Remedies under Judicial Review: The Court Says “Not Enough ”

Employment Law

A Milestone in Turkish Employment Law: Renewed Severance Compensation System

Litigation

Examination on Various Supreme Court Precedents regarding Rental Agreements to Study the Burden of Merchants’ Obligation to Act Prudent in Their Dealings

Data Protection Law

Amendments to Turkish Data Protection Legislation

Internet Law

The Constitutional Court’s Decision Fostering Freedom of Expression against Contents That Are Said to be Insulting Religious Beliefs in Satirical Contents

Telecommunications Law

ICTA’s Decision on Value Added Telecommunication Services

Anti-Dumping Law

WTO accepts Thailand’s Request for Establishment of a Dispute Panel to Rule on Duties Imposed by Turkey on the Import of Air Conditioners

White Collar Irregularities

Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index of 2018 Demonstrates a General Decline

Healthcare Law

Ministry of Health Amends the Guidelines for Cosmetic Claims