March 5, 2022

Obligations Of Hosting Sevices Provider Under The Law Number 5651

1- IN GENERAL As a result of the increasing use of the Internet, in order to find solutions to problems such as the dissemination of illegal content on the Internet, what the responsibility of those who publish this content will […]
February 5, 2022

Protection Of Personal Data Within The Scope Of Pharmacovigilance Activities

The Regulation on the Monitoring and Evaluation of the Safety of Human Medicinal Products (“Regulation”) aims to take the necessary measures for monitoring adverse reactions, collecting information on this matter, recording, evaluating and archiving in order to ensure the safety […]
November 3, 2021

Annotation of a Lease Agreement with the Land Registry

How a lease agreement can be annotated? Article 312 of the Turkish Code of Obligations (“TCO”) states that “In the real property rents, it is possible to agree on annotation of the right of tenancy to the land registry.”, therefore; […]
October 27, 2021

Obligation to Use Turkish Language in Contracts Signed by Turkish and/or Foreign Persons

One of the basic principles under Turkish Law of Obligation is “Freedom of Contract”. Freedom of contract includes (i) freedom of concluding a contract or not, (ii) freedom to choose other party of the contract, (iii) freedom to regulate type […]
October 13, 2021

Recommendations on The Protection of Personal Data in the Field of Artificial Intelligence

On September 15, 2021, the Personal Data Protection Authority (“Authority”) published “Recommendations on the Protection of Personal Data in the Field of Artificial Intelligence” (“Recommendations”) for developers, manufacturers, service providers and decision-makers operating in this field to be implemented during artificial intelligence implementations. Recommendations can […]
September 30, 2021

Processing of Covid-19 Vaccine and PCR Test Result Data of Employees by Employers

With the article published on September 3rd, 2021, by the Ministry of Labor and Social Security named as; “Covid-19 Measures in the Workplace” cleared the way for employers to request PCR tests from employees who have not completed their Covid-19 […]
September 13, 2021

Stamp Tax Exemption and Exception

Stamp tax is financial obligations that persons pay over the documents or paper drawn up in their legal transactions between themselves or with the state.[1] As per the Article 3 of the Stamp Tax Law No. 488 (“Law“), the signatories […]
September 9, 2021

An Evaluation On The Possibility Of Likes And Retweet Reactions On Social Media To Constitute Crime Of Defamation

Social Media users may occasionally think that the posts they like or reshared are not their responsibility since it is not a post produced/written by the person who likes or reshared it.   However, liking and re-sharing activities, such as […]