ELIG Gürkaynak LIQ - Sep 2019

LEGAL INSIGHTS QUARTERLY

September 2019 - November 2019

Corporate Law

Prohibition of Financial Aid under the Turkish Commercial Code

Banking and Finance Law

Intercompany Loans under the Capital Movements Circular

Capital Markets Law

How to Process the Forward Looking Statements as per the Communiqué on Material Events?

Competition Law / Antitrust Law

An Analysis of a Recent Board Decision Assessing the Circumstances of Access to Personal E-mail Account Contents

The Board Fines BFITfor Imposing No- Poaching Obligations upon Gyms Post- Termination of Franchise Agreements

The Board Fines Turkcell for RPM after the Council of State Annulled its Previous Decision on not Finding an Article 4 Infringement

A Safeguard to Guard Rails: The Competition Board Held That Members of the Guard Rails and Road Safety Systems Association Have Not Violated Article 4 of the Law No. 4054

Employment Law

Precedent Confirming Legitimacy of Absentee Employee's Immediate Dismissal without Defense

Litigation

In Online Marketplace Sales, Courts Rule with an Eye towards the Parties of Sales Transactions

Judicial Reform Strategy Introduced in Turkey

Real Estate Law

Amendment to the Regulations on Rent Increase Rates

Data Protection Law

Digitalization of Healthcare Records in Turkey

Internet Law

European Union’s Regulation on Online Intermediation Services and Search Engines

Telecommunications Law

The 2018 Activity Report of the Information and Communication Technologies Authority is Published

Anti-Dumping Law

European Union Initiates Dispute Complaint Against Turkey’s Measures on Imports of Pharmaceutical Products

White Collar Irregularities

The DOJ Issues Additional Guidelines for Evaluation of Compliance Programs

Healthcare Law

Turkish Medicines and Medical Devices Agency Announces Draft Regulation on Sales, Advertising and Promotion of Medical Devices