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ACTECON
Considering the foregoing, AGCM published a press release notifying that the investigation is concluded on 29 November 2018.
Erdem & Erdem Law
The Resolution of the President dated 23.10.2018 and numbered 218 on Approval of the Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Republic of Turkey
Arikan Law Firm
6698 sayılı Kişisel Verilerin Korunması Kanunu hükümlerine aykırı olarak ilgili kişilerin açık rızaları alınmaksızın e-posta adreslerine veya SMS veya çağrı ile cep telefonlarına reklam bildirimleri/aramaları geldiği hususunda ...
Arikan Law Firm
There are numerous complaints submitted to the Turkish Data Protection Authority that the advertising notifications received via e-mail addresses, mobile phones or SMS and phone calls without the explicit consent ...
Moroğlu Arseven
The Board has stated that those advertising via e-mail, SMS and calls should cease such activities.
ACTECON
One of the instruments that the DPA has been putting to use is adopting resolutions, where the violation is prevalent.
ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law
Data controllers processing personal data in the Turkish jurisdiction (including processing activities that are conducted abroad, but have an effect in Turkey) are required to enroll to the Data Controllers' Registry.
Ozbek Attorney Partnership
Kişisel Veri Koruma Kurulu ("Kurul"), veri sorumlularına, çalışanlarının yetkilerini aşmak ve/veya yetkilerini kötüye kullanmak suretiyle, bir ihlalde bulunmaları riskine karşı yükümlülüklerini hatırlattı.
Ozbek Attorney Partnership
Kişisel Veri Koruma Kurulu'nun ("Kurul") 4 Temmuz 2018 Tarihli ve 30468 Sayılı Resmi Gazete'de yayınlanan 31 Mayıs 2018 tarih ve 2018/63 Sayılı kararı ...
Ozbek Attorney Partnership
Kişisel Verileri Koruma Kurulu ("Kurul"), 4 farklı veri sorumlusu grubu için veri sorumluları siciline ("Sicil") kayıt yükümlülüğü tarihlerini ve Sicil'e kayıttan istisna tutulan veri sorumlularına ...
Ozbek Attorney Partnership
The Regulation on Data Controller Registry ("RDCR") was published on December 30, 2017, and came into force on January 1, 2018.
Ozbek Attorney Partnership
Kişisel Verileri Koruma Kurulu ("Kurul"), 4 farklı veri sorumlusu grubu için veri sorumluları siciline ("Sicil") kayıt yükümlülüğü tarihlerini ve Sicil'e kayıttan istisna tutulan veri sorumlularına ...
Ozbek Attorney Partnership
As you might recall, the Regulation on Data Protection Registry was published by the Data Protection Board ("DPA") literally on the last days of 2017 and entered into force as of 1 January 2018.
Erdem & Erdem Law
Pursuant to Article 16 paragraph (2) of the Law on the Protection of the Personal Data No. 6698, real and legal persons who process personal data shall be registered to the Registry of Data Controllers.
Bezen & Partners
The Turkish Personal Data Protection Board has finally launched VERBIS, the online registration platform for data controllers on 01 October 2018.
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Deris IP Attorneys
This is one of main areas of intervention of the new IP Code.
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).
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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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