Turkish copyright system follows the classical author’s rights doctrine, therefore based on very conservative principles which are difficult to maintain in a world of rapid and unpredictable technological developments. In our video, Hande Hançar is talking about the assignment of copyrights procedure under Turkish Law. Further details are available in our thought leadership paper. https://gun.av.tr/thought-leadership/copyright-law-in-turkey-key-development-and-predictions-202...
Aysel Korkmaz Yatkın, partner in our patent and utility models practice, will be one of the speakers at Mondaq "Learn from the Expert: Patent Enforcement in Europe" webinar delivered by MLL, Freshfields and other leading European firms on 18 November 2021 at 4:00 PM UTC. https://bit.ly/3Fe2jHO
Uğur Aktekin, co-chair of our intellectual property practice, will be the moderator of the Table Topic: "Leveraging Copyrights in Your Brand Protection Strategy" at INTA 2021 Annual Meeting Virtual+ on 17 November 2021, 08:00 am-09:00 am EST. https://www.inta.org/2021-annual-meeting-virtual/table-topics/
Özge Atılgan Karakulak, co-chair of IBA - IP and entertainment law committee and partner in our patent and utility models practice, was the moderator of the "Patents in a Pandemic" panel at IBA - "Virtual roundtables: Hot topics in Technology, Communications and Intellectual Property Law" online event. https://www.ibanet.org/conference-details/CONF2114
Barış Kalaycı, partner in our anti-counterfeiting practice, spoke on "Battle Against Counterfeit Products" at Automechanika Academy and Turkish Automotive Aftermarket Association ("OSS") panel. https://automechanika-istanbul.tr.messefrankfurt.com/istanbul/en/themes-events/academy.html
After the entry into force of the ternary judiciary system, the role of the Turkish Court of Cassation should be to act as a court of precedents and have an examination limited to legitimacy. In our video Güldeniz Doğan Alkan is talking about the supervisory power of the Turkish Court of Cassation, with a special focus on IP matters. Further details are available in our thought leadership paper. https://gun.av.tr/thought-leadership/trademark-law-in-turkey-key-developments-and...
The use requirements in Turkey and submitting evidence for proving the use of a patent are the subjects about which we receive questions from our clients the most. In our video, Burcu Sucuka is outlining the use of a patent and declaration of use in Turkey. Further details are available in our thought leadership paper. https://gun.av.tr/thought-leadership/patent-law-in-turkey-key-developments-and-predictions-2021
Uğur Aktekin, partner in our trademarks and designs practice, will be a panellist of "Trade mark joint custody: Tips and trends for co-branding" panel at FICPI Virtual 20th Open Forum on 3-5 November 2021. https://ficpi.org/events/virtualevent/2021-ficpi-20th-virtual-open-forum
Özge Atılgan Karakulak, co-chair of IBA - IP and Entertainment Law Committee and partner in our patent and utility models practice, was the co-moderator of the "Have patents cured Covid-19?" panel at IBA - Virtual Fever the New Pandemic Conference in Berlin, Germany. https://www.ibanet.org/session-details/se_85026
Dicle Doğan, managing associate in our life sciences practice, has been awarded as rising star in Turkey by Euromoney Legal Media Group's "Rising Stars EMEA Awards 2021" which aims to recognise the outstanding work being done by the region’s emerging leaders. https://www.iflr.com/article/b1thybzf1ql0nz/rising-stars-awards-emea-2021-winners-announced
Maral Büyükkürkçü and Zeynep Çağla Üstün, senior associates in our intellectual property practice, are listed among rising stars by Euromoney's MIP IP STARS 2021 which is the leading resource for who is looking for the best legal practitioners for contentious and non-contentious IP advice since 1994. https://www.ipstars.com/Firm/Gun-Partners/Profile/101593#lawyers