ELIG Gürkaynak LIQ - March 2013

LEGAL INSIGHTS QUARTERLY

March 2013 - May 2013

Corporate Law

Two New Secondary Legislation on Commercial Books and Independent Audit Have Been Adopted

Competition Law/Antitrust Law

Turkish Competition Authority to Release Draft Guidelines on Horizontal and Non- Horizontal Mergers and Acquisitions for Public Consultation

Turkish Merger Control Thresholds Undergo Revision

The Turkish Competition Authority Concludes 189 Investigations in 15 Years

Banking and Finance

Draft Law on Payment and Securities Settlement Systems, Payment Services and Electronic Money Organizations

Cyberspace Law/Internet Law

Access Ban Decisions are a Violation of Freedom of Expression, decides the European Court of Human Rights Electronic Notifications in Turkey

Litigation

Abrogation of Article 3 of Civil Procedure Law No. 6100

Employment Law

Employers' Obligations under the Law on Health and Safety

White-Collar Irregularities

The DOJ and the SEC Release the Resource Guide to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act

Real Estate Law

Recent Developments on the Land Registry Law