Legal Compliance Regarding Commercial Electronic Communications

Legal Compliance Regarding Commercial Electronic Communications

The Law No. 6563 on Regulation of Electronic Commerce (the “Law”) entered into force on 1 May 2015 introduced provisions concerning e-commerce and commercial electronic communication. The Regulation on Commercial Communication and Commercial Electronic Messages (the...
Covid-19 Measures in Turkey

Covid-19 Measures in Turkey

Latest Update: 10 June 2020 INTRODUCTION Dear Friends and Clients, After Turkish Ministry of Health (the “Ministry”) announcement of the first case of COVID-19 in Turkey on 10 March 2020, almost all government institutions and regulatory bodies in Turkey immediately...
Invalidation and Renewal of Lost Corporate Books

Invalidation and Renewal of Lost Corporate Books

In accordance with the Turkish Commercial Code (“TCC”) numbered 6102, every natural and legal merchant is obliged to keep and archive commercial books for the specified legal period (Art. 18/1 of the TCC). Merchants will face various criminal sanctions when these...
Annual Leave in Turkish Labour Law

Annual Leave in Turkish Labour Law

In Turkish law, employees who have completed 1 year of work at the workplace are entitled to annual leave. To prevent misuse of the annual leave by employee or employer, both parties should be aware of the applicable rules and regulations on the topic. According to...