Uğur Aktekin was the guest of the "Sector Talks" of the legal information sharing platform legalakademi.org and answered questions on "Intellectual Property Rights and Protection in the Light of Technological Developments". https://www.legalakademi.org/post/av-u%C4%9Fur-aktekin-ile-fikri-m%C3%BClkiyet-haklar%C4%B1-%C3%BCzerine
We attended at the first online “Customs IP Training” of this year and performed presentations for tens of clients. We would like to thank Turkish Customs General Directorate for the organization and around 200 Customs officers who attended the online IP training.
We are proud to be recognised as “Turkey Firm of the Year” for 3 consecutive years by Euromoney's Benchmark Litigation Europe Awards 2021. Benchmark Litigation recognises the best disputes lawyers, teams, firms and cases throughout Europe over the past 12 months. https://benchmarklitigation.com/NewsAndAnalysis/Benchmark-Litigation-Europe-2021-Awards-Winners-Announced/Index/7058
We are pleased to announce the promotion of Asena Aytuğ Keser as our new managing associate.
Asena has been with Gün + Partners since 2011. She specializes in dispute management, employment, business crimes and anti-corruption, and insurance and reinsurance practices.
Asena advises and represents clients in various commercial disputes before courts and arbitral tribunals, including high profile compensation cases, M&A and shareholders disputes, insurance disputes, and enf...
We are delighted to have been named as one of the major domestic firms of Turkey by The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 and to have the “Top Tier” rankings in 6 out of 9 practice areas we are ranked. We are proud that our 5 lawyers are recognized as "Leading Individual", 3 lawyers as "Rising Stars" and 3 lawyers as “Next Generation Partners” in their practice areas. https://www.legal500.com/firms/10998-gun-partners/11375-istanbul-turkey/#rankings
How to apply mandatory mediation provisions, when monetary and non-monetary IP claims are combined in a single action? Let’s find out the answer in light of the recent Turkish Court of Cassation decisions, in our video! Further details are available in our thought leadership paper.
Gün + Partners once again celebrated the World IP Day with a discussion on significant role of IP on SMEs’ growth: the story of WeWalk.
Why “WeWalk”?: What it is? How did it grow? What are contributions of IP rights during WeWalk’s journey?
Common problems of SMEs in their day-to-day activities, focused on IP field
Importance of IP for SMEs, importance of choosing the right trademark
IP disputes/problems that WeWalk faced through its journey
Barış Kalaycı, partner in our intellectual property practice, was the panellist in the "Fighting Those Fakes and Staying One Step Ahead of Infringers" panel discussion at MIP - Global Trademark Forum 2021 on Apr 14, 2021. https://events.managingip.com/globaltm#agenda
Gün + Partners once again celebrated the World IP Day. On the occasion of this special day, which is celebrated to remind everyone of the critical role that intellectual property plays in encouraging creativity and innovation, we discussed the top patent cases of 2020 in Turkey and UK perspective and case law about the same.
Compensation action for employees’ invention,
Compensation action for unfair competition
Precautionary injunction decision to cease indirect u...
We are honored that our firm has been named "Law Firm of the Year in Southeast Europe Region" by Euromoney Legal Media Group's European Life Sciences Awards 2021. The awards highlight the firms, individuals and companies behind the most innovative and challenging life sciences legal work of the past year, as well as those driving the international market. https://gun.av.tr/news-and-events/we-are-honored-to-be-shortlisted-for-lmgs-european-life-sciences-awards-2021
Our partner Uğur Aktekin has been featured at the "Volunteer Spotlight" section of INTA Bulletin's March edition, where he talked about the highlights of his INTA career. To see the interview conducted by Ceren Aytekin please see https://bit.ly/3u8Bm2z