Makaleler | Fikri Mülkiyet Mehmet Gün, Uğur Aktekin, Barış Kalaycı, Özge Atılgan Karakulak, Hande Hançar Çelik, Selin Sinem Erciyas, Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın, Güldeni̇z Doğan Alkan, Mutlu Yildirim Köse, Zeynep Seda Alhas and Pınar Arıkan
Uzun zamandır beklenen Sınaî Mülkiyet Kanunu (“SM Kanunu”), bugün itibariyle Resmi Gazete’de yayımlanarak yürürlüğe girdi. »
Makaleler | Ticari Dava Rıza Gümbüşoğlu, Meli̇s Silaci and Ezgi Kut
Alacaklının borçlu aleyhine başlatmış olduğu ilamsız icra takibine borçlunun ödeme emrini tebliğ almasından itibaren 7 gün içerisinde itiraz etmesi üzerine alacaklı tarafından genel mahkemelerde açılan davaya itirazın iptali davası denir. »
Bültenler - Markalar ve Tasarımlar || Mutlu Yildirim Köse and Seda Gümbüşoğlu
The Turkish Trade Mark Office has allowed an opposition based on genuine rights obtained via prior use of the opponent’s trade mark and worldwide registrations although that trade mark is not used in Turkey for the relevant goods and services. »
Ülke Rehberleri - Teknoloji, Medya ve Telekomünikasyon || Hande Hançar Çelik and Uğur Aktekin
GLOBAL ADVERTISING LAWYERS ALLIANCE RELEASES BOOK ON CONDUCTING WORLDWIDE SWEEPSTAKES & CONTESTS
June 14, 2017, New York – The Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (“GALA”) announced today that it has just released a new book, Sweepstakes & Contests: A Global Legal Perspective. »
Bültenler - İş Hukuku || Asena Aytug Keser and Beri̇l Yayla Sapan
A long-awaited legal arrangement on employees’ automatic enrolment in private pension plans by their employers was introduced into Turkish law by way of an amendment law published on August 25 2016. »
Bültenler - Ticari Suçlar ve Yolsuzlukla Mücadele || Fi̇li̇z Toprak Esi̇n, Ceren Aral Desnos and Ezgi Kut
On January 25 2017 Transparency International published the 2016 Corruption Perceptions Index, which reflects non-governmental organisations’ and business world representatives’ perception of public sector corruption and ranks countries on a scale from 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean).
Bültenler - Markalar ve Tasarımlar || Güldeni̇z Doğan Alkan
The Court of Appeal recently issued a decision stating that although a trademark application for retail services of certain goods in Class 35 was similar to a senior trademark – the scope of which was indicated with general phrases such as “retail services of all/various goods” in Class 35 – the application could not be rejected on the grounds of confusing similarity unless the owner of the senior trademark proved that it was genuinely used (or at the very least, serious initiatives were being taken to use it) on retail services for the concerned goods.