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Türk Sermaye Piyasasındaki Son Gelişmeler – Nisan 2022

Sermaye Piyasası Kurulu’na yeni atamalar. Cumhurbaşkanı 18 Nisan 2022’de Sermaye Piyasası Kurulu’na (“SPK”) yeni başkan, başkan vekili ve üye ataması yapmıştır. İbrahim Ömer Gönül başkan, Mutalip Ünal başkan vekili ve ...

Two-Minute Recap of Recent Developments in Turkish Personal Data Protection Law – April 2022

May 2022 – In April 2022, the Turkish Personal Data Protection Board (“Board”) issued a principle decision, published a public announcement and announced five data breach notifications. In addition, the Constitutional Court of Turkey (“Constitutional ...

Recent Developments In Turkish Capital Markets – April 2022

New appointments to the Capital Markets Board. The President of Turkey appointed a new president, vice-president and a new member to the Capital Markets Board (“CMB”) on 18 April 2022. İbrahim Ömer Gönül has been appointed as president ...

Two-minute Recap of Recent Developments in Turkish Competition Law – April 2022

In April, the Turkish Competition Board approved 16 merger control filings and published 41 reasoned decisions. Highlights of Turkish competition law in April are the new merger control rules entering into force and the publishing of the E-Marketplace ...

Two-minute Recap of Competition Law Matters Around the Globe – April 2022

The leaked Digital Markets Act. A near-final version of the EU’s Digital Markets Act (“DMA”) was leaked to the public this month. The greatly anticipated regulation reveals that there may be hefty changes in the activities of so-called “gatekeepers” ...

Setting up operations in Turkey

April 2022 – Today’s uncertainties at the European Union’s eastern border have left companies questioning the safety of their people and the continuity of their operations in that part of the world. Businesses in the IT and BPO sectors that had ...

Data Privacy Concerns in the Metaverse. May the privacy be with us!

April 2022 – All of us have concerns regarding data privacy in the metaverse. Countless questions come to mind, such as: What is the metaverse? Can a digital personality be considered as personal data? What happens if digital data is processed? In this ...

Rekabet Kurulundan Çevrimiçi Platformlara Dair Yeni Bir Karar Daha

Nīsan 2022 – Rekabet Kurumu, son zamanlarda çevrimiçi platformları daha yakından inceliyor. Kurul’un çevrimiçi platformlara dair en güncel kararı Nadirkitap hakkındaki hakim durumun kötüye kullanılmasına ilişkin. Rekabet Kurulunun kararına ...

Turkish Competition Board fines online second-hand book sales platform for abusing its dominance

April 2022 – Turkey's Competition Authority has been closely scrutinising digital platforms for some time. On 12 April 2022, the Competition Board decided unanimously that the online book sales platform Nadirkitap holds a dominant position in the market ...

The Constitutional Court of Turkey affirms the right to privacy of inmates

April 2022 – On 7 April 2022, the Constitutional Court of Turkey has concluded a case on the recording of personal letters of inmates through the Official National Judiciary Informatics System (the “System”), which is an e-justice system that covers ...