Seli̇n Si̇nem Erci̇yas

Partner


+ 90 (212) 354 00 24
selin.yalincakli@gun.av.tr



Bar Admissions:
Ankara Bar Association

Languages:
English, Turkish, German

Expertise

    Selin Sinem Erciyas joined the firm in 2006 and became a partner in 2014. She specializes in life sciences and intellectual property with a special focus on patents and utility models.

    Selin has been involved in a number of advisory and litigation matters on all fields of IP and handled hundreds of contentious and non-contentious administrative oppositions and court actions involving intellectual property rights, particularly in relation with protection of patent rights. She regularly advises on patent infringement actions, declaration of non-infringement actions and nullity actions.

    She represents multinational pharmaceutical companies before the Ministry of health lth on regulatory issues and examinations.

    Selin is counsel to the Association of Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies (AIFD).

Speaking Engagements

    All You Need to Know About the New IP Code in Turkey, Euromoney Managing IP International Patent Forum, Speaker, London, UK, March 9-10, 2016

    What to Know About New Patent Law in Turkey, London IP Summit IPR Events, Speaker, London, UK, October 13-14, 2016.

    Patent Protection for Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnological Inventions, Turkish Pharmaceutical Technology Researches Association, Speaker, Istanbul, Turkey, September 10, 2016.

    Harmonisation of Turkish Patent Law (with EU regulations), Euromoney Managing IP International Patent Forum, Speaker, London, UK, March 9-10, 2016

    Building and Protecting an International Drug Portfolio, World IP Forum 2015, Speaker, Bangkok, Thailand, September 15-17, 2015.

    Spotlight on Turkey: Recent Trends and Pitfalls in Patent Litigation, Euromoney Managing IP International Patent Forum, Speaker, London, UK, March 10-11, 2015

Associations

    Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle (AIPPI)

    International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI)

    International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys Turkey (FICPI Turkey), Vice President and Founding Member

    German Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (GRUR)

    Istanbul Arbitration Center (ISTAC), Intellectual Property Working Commission

Education

    2005, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich (LL.M Eur)

    2002, Faculty of Law, Ankara University, Ankara (LL.B.)

    1998, Arı College, Ankara