Considering coming back to office and hybrid working, employers need to know vaccination-infection status or test results of their employees pursuant to occupational health and safety regulations but data privacy obligations shall be considered too.
Turkey Legal Update
In Memory of Saim Dursun
We have lost Saim Dursun to cancer. I lost a dear friend, Turkey lost its rural life and Turkish women lost its magical coloured spatula. His last spatula pieces wer for the cover for the “A to Z Turkish Judicial Reform” book by the Better Justice Association. May he rest in peace. He will live in our hearts for good. The images of his work he gave us permission to use in our newsletter will continue for a while.
News and Events
Turkish Revenue Administration introduced a new communiqué to combat tax evasion providing declaration obligation as to the ultimate beneficial ownership of corporate taxpayers among other obliged parties.
Turkish Patent and Trademark Office upheld Red Bull’s opposition against a trademark application intended for energy drinks and went against its usual practice by concentrating on figurative elements of the marks, rather than verbal ones.
Although it is acceptable for the judge's misdirection to be followed by the principal, it will not be acceptable for this misdirection to be followed by the lawyer who has undergone the same legal training as the judge.