ELIG Gürkaynak LIQ - September 2021

LEGAL INSIGHTS QUARTERLY

September 2021 – December 2021

Corporate Law

Turkey: Freeze on Voting Rights in Joint-Stock Companies 

Banking and Finance Law

Regulation on Prevention Plans Prepared by Systemically Important Banks

Capital Markets Law

Approvals Required to Amend the Articles of Association of a Publicly Held Company

Competition Law / Antitrust Law

The Turkish Competition Board and the ice cream war

The Administrative Court Annuls Turkish Competition Board’s One and Only SEP Decision

The Turkish Competition Board's Fertilizer Decision Goes Knee-Deep into Market-Specific Dynamics

The Turkish Competition Authority Publishes a Preliminary Report on its E-Marketplace Sector Inquiry

The Turkish Competition Board granted an unconditional approval to the formation of a joint venture between Transnet and MHP after a detailed assessment of any potential effects on the Turkish markets

Conglomerate Effects Revisited in the Chemical Industry: The Competition Board Unconditionally Approved Ak-Kim Kimya A.Ş.’s Acquisition of USK Kimya A.Ş.

Employment Law

The High Court of Appeals in a recent decision clearly acknowledged and recognized corporate separateness as a valid criterion for the obligation of equal treatment 

Litigation

Consequences of Initiating Execution Proceedings Notwithstanding the Arbitration Clause in an Agreement Under Turkish Law

Data Protection Law

Recent Decisions of the Turkish Data Protection Board 

Internet Law

Constitutional Court Sets Precedent on Freedom of Expression for a Politician’s Social Media Posts Regarding Terrorist Activities

Telecommunications Law

The New Regulation on the Identity Verification Process in the Electronic Communications Sector

White Collar Irregularities

An Introduction to Internal Investigations:  Conducting Interviews