Intellectual Property and Breeder’s Rights

Trademarks and Patents in Turkey

The Industrial Property Code numbered 6769 (“IPC”), which governs all IP rights – i.e. trademarks, patens, industrial designs, utility models and geographical indications – entered into force on January 10, 2017. This article gives a broad overview of the …

Protection of Breeder’s Rights of New Plant Varieties in Turkey

Turkey enacted Law No. 5042 on the Protection of Breeder’s Rights of New Varieties of Plants (“Law”) and its implementing regulation the Regulation on Protection of Breeder’s Rights of New Plant Varieties of Plants (“Regulation”), which came into force …