5th Judicial Reform Package amended the Enforcement & Bankruptcy Law, introducing changes like shifting auctions to electronic portal, re-shaping the valuation of registered properties, granting debtors the power to sell seized properties.
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Turkish Color of the Month
Born in Elazığ on the east of Turkey, Saim Dursun, depicts, with the warm liveliness of light and color on his spatula, the true Anatolian picture uncovering the strong willpower of Turkish people and their joy of life despite hardship. Painter Saim Dursun passed away in August 13, 2021 at the age of 62.
News and Events
New Guidelines on NPP has been published and the products to be evaluated for considering whether they shall remain in the List has been announced.
Due to increase of the advertisements related to hygiene and health care products during Covid-19 pandemic the Advertisement Board conducted strict inspections. It is positive development for protection of public health and consumers.
Patent rights are effectively protected via a permanent injunction granted on the infringing pharmaceutical products on the NPP List.
The Regional Court of Appeal held that, in case of online infringement of a registered trademark, the owner of the trademark may initiate a court action against the infringer anywhere in Turkey.