As the impact of the COVID-19 continues to evolve, we face this unprecedented situation together. Companies around the world need to act promptly. Our priority is to continue to provide high quality client service, while protecting the health and safety of our people and their families.

Our COVID-19 HUB is designed to keep our stakeholders updated and help them understand the legal effects of COVID-19 outbreak, and take steps to maintain their businesses in Turkey.

Our professionals are available as usual to support your business. Please contact your usual Gün + Partners contacts, or send your emails to, if you wish to discuss any issue.


Are Mutual Termination Agreements Covered by the COVID-19-Related Termination Prohibition?
Employment, 13.01.2021

Terms of Termination Ban, Unilateral Unpaid Leave and Short-Time Working Allowance Have Been Extended Once Again
Employment, 08.01.2021

COVID-19: Temporary Ban on Distribution of Promotional Materials Lifted
Life Sciences, 06.01.2021

The Importance of Special Conditions When Coping with Negative Oil Prices and Covid-19
Insurance and Reinsurance and Energy and Natural Resources, 02.11.2020

Terms of Termination Ban, Unilateral Unpaid Leave and Short-Time Working Allowance Have Been Extended Once Again
Employment, 28.10.2020

Will COVID-19 Skyrocket Remote Hearings?
Dispute Management, 27.10.2020

Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on Grace Periods and Use Obligation Provided for Trademarks in Turkey
Trademarks and Designs, 24.09.2020

Terms of Termination Prohibition, Unilateral Unpaid Leave and Short-Time Working Allowance Have Been Extended Again
Employment, 16.09.2020

What Are the Recent Decisions and Announcements Made by Government Health Institutions?
Life Sciences, 14.09.2020

COVID-19: Update on Clinical Research Precautions
Life Sciences, 01.09.2020

COVID-19: Declarations of Conformity for Medical Devices Valid Only if Issued by Manufacturers
Life Sciences, 05.08.2020

How Did COVID-19 Impact Employers in Turkey?
Employment, 29.07.2020

COVID-19 Impact on Trademarks
Trademarks and Designs, 28.07.2020

Discovery of Evidence and Preliminary Injunction Demands During COVID-19
Patent and Utility Models, 09.07.2020

COVID-19: Restrictions on Promoting Medicines Lifted
Life Sciences, 01.07.2020

Terms of Termination Prohibition, Unilateral Unpaid Leave and Short-Time Working Allowance Have Been Extended
Employment, 01.07.2020

“Inventing” in COVID-19 Environment and Key Local/ International Developments
Patent and Utility Models, 16.06.2020

What Does Unfair Price Assessment Board Brings to Turkish Law?
Technology, Media and Telecom and Competition, 11.06.2020

“New Normal” After COVID-19 - Immunity Certificates
Technology, Media and Telecom, Corporate and M&A and Data Protection and Privacy, 11.06.2020

Advertisement Board Imposed Sanctions against Exorbitant Price Increase during COVID-19 Outbreak
Technology, Media and Telecom, 05.06.2020

Dividend Distribution Restrictions Imposed on Equity Companies in Scope of COVID-19 Measures
Corporate and M&A, 05.06.2020

Getting Back To Work: How to Prepare Workplaces for the “New Normal” After COVID-19
Employment, 29.05.2020

Suspension of Judicial Terms Due to COVID-19 Extended
Dispute Management, 20.05.2020

Compensatory Working under COVID-19 Measures
Employment, 20.05.2020

Combating Counterfeit Hygiene Products, Along With COVID-19
Anti-Counterfeiting, 13.05.2020

Precautions to Be Taken in Clinical Trials Due to COVID-19
Life Sciences, 12.05.2020

Prohibition on Termination and Unilateral Unpaid Leave Enters Into Force
Employment, 29.04.2020

How Do Insurance Contracts Respond to COVID-19 Outbreak?
Insurance and Reinsurance, 21.04.2020

MedTech Europe Guidance Regarding Conduct During COVID-19 Crisis
Life Sciences and Business Crimes and Anti-Corruption, 13.04.2020

European Parliament Approved the Proposal for Postponing the Implementation Date of Medical Device Regulation No (EU) 2017/745 (MDR)
Life Sciences, 09.04.2020

The Effect of COVID-19 Outbreak on Deadlines in Protection of Intellectual and Industrial Rights
Trademarks and Designs, Copyrights, Anti-Counterfeiting and IP Prosecution, 30.03.2020

COVID-19 Suspended the Enforcement and Bankruptcy Proceedings and the Terms
Dispute Management and Business Crimes and Anti-Corruption, 27.03.2020

COVID-19 Suspended Judicial Terms
Dispute Management and Business Crimes and Anti-Corruption, 27.03.2020

Health Claims for Anti-Coronavirus Products in Advertising
Technology, Media and Telecom and Life Sciences, 26.03.2020

Coronavirus Support Package Announced on 18 March 2020 and Its Effects on Sectoral Basis
Corporate and M&A, Employment, Administrative, Tax and Regulatory, Construction and Real Estate and Finance, 23.03.2020

Processing of Personal Data in COVID-19 Outbreak
Data Protection and Privacy, 18.03.2020

What Does Labour Law Say About COVID-19?
Employment, 17.03.2020

Impact of Coronavirus on Contracts and Force Majeure
Corporate and M&A, 13.03.2020


COVID-19’s Impact on Compliance Issues and Internal & External Investigations
Business Crimes and Anti-Corruption, 13.10.2020

COVID-19’s Impact on Contracts and Relation with Force Majeure
Corporate and M&A, 28.09.2020

COVID-19 and Personal Data Protection
Data Protection and Privacy, 25.09.2020

Impacts of COVID-19 on Patent Law
Patent and Utility Models, 16.09.2020

COVID-19’s Impacts on the Judiciary
Dispute Management, 16.09.2020

COVID-19’s Impacts on Employment
Employment, 16.09.2020

COVID-19’s Impacts on Trademark Prosecution
IP Prosecution, 16.09.2020

Impacts of Covid-19 on intellectual property in Turkey
Patent and Utility Models, Trademarks and Designs and IP Prosecution, 30.06.2020

COVID-19’s Impacts on Criminal Raids and Customs Suspensions Based on Trademark Infringement
Anti-Counterfeiting, 29.04.2020


Webinar: The Effects of COVID-19 on Anti-counterfeiting Activities in EMEA Region
Anti-Counterfeiting and Trademarks and Designs, 22.06.2020

Webinar: Trademark Protection in Europe During COVID-19 – Asia-Pacific Session
Trademarks and Designs, 19.06.2020

Webinar: Trademark Protection in Europe During COVID-19
Trademarks and Designs, 16.06.2020

Webinar: Key Developments and Predictions for Trademark Law in Turkey - 2020 With a Focus on the Impacts of the COVID-19
Trademarks and Designs, 12.05.2020

Webinar: World IP Day – Conversation on Impact of COVID-19 on IP
Intellectual Property, Patent and Utility Models and Trademarks and Designs, 24.04.2020

COVID-19 Update from Gün + Partners


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