Güldeni̇z Doğan Alkan
+ 90 (212) 354 00 24
Güldeniz Doğan Alkan joined the firm in 2006 and has been a partner since 2017. Güldeniz is both lawyer and a trademark and patent attorney specializing in Intellectual Property law. She focuses on trademark and design, copyright, patents and utility models as well as unfair competition.
Güldeniz advises on both contentious and non-contentious matters including implementing IP protection and enforcement strategies, and represents clients before the Ankara IP courts (including actions against the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office) and represents clients before courts in cancellation, infringement and other types of action. She also works in IP enforcement where she supervises and drafts oppositions and appeals on trademark and design applications before the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office.
She represents foreign, multinational and Turkish clients from numerous business sectors including food and beverage, fashion, cosmetics, textile, electronics, entertainment, hotel and tourism, media and entertainment, pharmaceuticals, radio and TV broadcasting, telecoms, tobacco on all aspects of Intellectual Property and regulatory matters.
Well-known Trade Marks in Turkish Legal Practice: Scope of Protection
Oxford University Press - Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, Volume 13, Issue 6, Co-Author, 10.05.2018
Trade Marks 2018 in Turkey
ICLG, Co-Author, 03.05.2018
SARAY POPPY Decision: a New Approach to Likelihood of Confusion and Vested Rights?
WTR, Co-Author, 24.04.2018
Court of Appeal: ‘Stick’ and ‘Stix’ are Distinctive for Class 30 Goods
WTR, Co-Author, 10.04.2018
Turkish Higher Board Takes Different Approaches to Same Device Element in Separate Decisions
WTR, Co-Author, 19.03.2018
Bad-faith Decisions Upheld by Turkish Court of Appeal
WTR, Co-Author, 13.11.2017
Proof of Use Guidelines Updated
WTR, Author, 10.11.2017
Turkish Patent and Trademark Office issues guidelines for proof of use in opposition proceedings
WTR, Co-Author, 23.10.2017
“Zero” is Descriptive for Beverages – Court of Appeals
Managing IP – International Briefings, Co-Author, 10.10.2017
Protection of Traditional Product Names under the New IP Code No. 6769
Lexis Middle East Law, Co-Author, 15.09.2017
Shining Light on Turkey’s New IP Code
Intellectual Property Magazine, Co-Author, 15.09.2017
A new adventure for the intellectual property system in Turkey: IP Code No 6769
IBA Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law Committee Update, VOLUME 9 ISSUE 1, Co-Author, 29.06.2017
Does the ‘part included in the whole’ principle apply to services under Class 35?
WTR, Co-Author, 02.06.2017
New rules and regulations on implementing the co-existence principle
WTR, Co-Author, 25.05.2017
Patents, Trade marks, Copyright and Designs in Turkey: overview
Practical Law, Co-Author, 25.05.2017
Turkey’s new Industrial Property Code (No. 6769), Gün + Partners Seminar, Speaker, Paris, France, April 05, 2017
Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle (AIPPI),
International Trademark Association (INTA)
Patent and Trademark Attorneys’ Association of Turkey (PEM), Board Member
Association of Trademark and Design Law Practitioners (APRAM)
Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group (PTMG)
Intellectual Property and Competition Law Commission of Ankara Bar
2011, European Law, Gazi University, Ankara LL.M.
2005, Faculty of Law, Galatasaray University, Istanbul LL.B.
2002, Faculty of Law, Panthéon-Assas University, Paris
2001, Charles de Gaulle French High School, Ankara