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Protecting private lives has become a natural need in the age of technology in which almost every place is equipped with cameras and where information, images, and ideas can be shared easily and without boundaries.
Ictem Legal
This short paper sums up a list of questions and answers that an investor is likely to be interested to know before investing in Turkey.
ELIG, Attorneys-at-Law
On 29 May 2017, the Personal Data Protection Authority ("DPA") published the Draft Regulation on the Erasure, Destruction or Anonymization of Personal Data ("Draft Regulation") on its official website, and invited public comment on the relevant secondary legislation.
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Article 9 of the Data Protection Law covers how personal data can be transferred outside Turkey however the wording of the Article is difficult and not very clear.
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CCTV camera systems are widely used in public places for purposes of security, theft prevention and safety.
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In April 2017, the Police Directorate published a circular requiring all taxis in Turkey to be surveilled by CCTV cameras.
Moroğlu Arseven
Moroğlu Arseven, in conjunction with DataGuidance and EY Turkey, is pleased to announce 'Turkey: Data Protection Law fundamentals', a complimentary webinar taking place on 19 September 2017.
Guzeloglu Attorneys-at-law
The Draft Law which introduces amendments to Civil Registration Services Law ("CRS Law") along with certain other laws has been presented to the Parliament.
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This country-specific Q&A provides an overview to technology laws and regulations that may occur in Turkey.
Çukur & Yılmaz
There exist some rights and obligations of employees and employers who are parties of an employment contract. In this text, those rights and obligations are going to be evaluated within the scope of the legislation on Personal Data Protection.
Moroğlu Arseven
Turkey's Data Protection Authority recently published the long-awaited draft of the Regulation on Deletion, Destruction and Anonymization of Personal Data ("Draft Regulation").
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Have you completed the data protection compliance audit within your organization yet? We ask this question because the Data Protection Law in Turkey obliges data controllers to run compliance audits.
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The Draft Regulation on Data Controllers' Registry which we expect to be enacted within the summer of 2017, sets out certain requirements for data controllers.
ELIG, Attorneys-at-Law
Immediately after the Law on the Protection of Personal Data No. 6698 ("Law") came into force, on 7 April 2016, in Turkey, a variety of topics related to the law were enthusiastically discussed and argued by practitioners and other interested parties.
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As you may know Europe is moving towards its new legislation on personal data; The GDPR.
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Deris IP Attorneys
Turkey, has also enacted an independent Act i.e. Turkish Mediation Act on Civil Disputes which entered into force on 23 June 2013.
Deris IP Attorneys
The Law on Protection of Personal Data (Law) has been enacted on March 24, 2016 and published on the Official Gazette dated April 07, 2016.
Deris IP Attorneys
The current Decree Law No. 551 on Protection of Patent Rights did not have any regulations enabling third parties to oppose against patent grant decisions.
Deris IP Attorneys
The Law on Protection of Personal Data (Law) has been enacted on March 24, 2016 and published on the Official Gazette dated April 07, 2016.
Deris IP Attorneys
The Turkish Parliament has enacted the anticipated draft Law on Protection of Personal Data (Law) on March 24, 2016.
Deris IP Attorneys
The Turkish Constitutional Court (the Constitutional Court) has cancelled the provision of Article 7/1(i) of Decree Law no. 556 on trademarks with the Decision dated May 27, 2015 (Decision).
Deris IP Attorneys
With two new decisions the Constitutional Court continues to chip away other provisions of Decree- Law No. 556 on trademarks further eroding and weakening the legislative basis of the protection of IP rights.
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Data protection is commonly defined as the law designed to protect your personal information, which is collected, processed and stored by “automated” means or intended to be part of a filing system.
In January 2012, the European Commission proposed a comprehensive reform of data protection rules in the EU. On 4 May 2016, the official texts of the Regulation and the Directive have been published in the EU Official Journal in all the official languages.
Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation) (Text with EEA relevance)
Directive (EU) 2016/680 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data by competent authorities for the purposes of the prevention, investigation, detection or prosecution of criminal offences or the execution of criminal penalties, and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Council Framework Decision 2008/977/JHA
The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party was set up under the Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data.
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