Some provisions of Turkish Commercial Code and Code of Mediation in Civil Disputes have been amended and Mediation has become a must in commercial receivables actions.
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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.
By Ozan Karaduman
Legitimate interest is a concept that plays an important role in the Directive 95/46/EC and the GDPR. Turkish DPL imported this concept from its EU counterparts with differences in the wording. This article analyses the implications of these differences in practice.
On 5 December 2018 an Omnibus Act has been published in the Official Gazette numbered 30616, introducing new procedures for drugs imported on a named patient basis.
In one of its decisions, the General Assembly of the Civil Court of Appeals held that an agreement between two parties restricting the use of a name can later prevent the registration of the same as trademark by one of the parties.