Turkish Law

Liaison Offices under Turkish Law

Foreign investors may prefer to set up a liaison office in order to have more information on doing business in Turkey before deciding to establish a corporation in Turkey. This article aims to give an overview of establishing a …

Mandatory Mediation under Turkish Law

The concept of mandatory mediation under Turkish law is introduced initially for certain employment disputes and then for all commercial disputes. This article aims to give a general overview of the mediation process in employment and commercial disputes.

1. Mediation …

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 …

Turkish Ship Arrest Rules

The arrest of vessels in Turkey is mainly governed by the provisions of the Turkish Commercial Code, which entered into force on 1 July 2012 (“TCC”. During the preparatory work, the drafting committee of the TCC had taken into …

Turkish Mining Law

Due to its peculiar geological setting, Turkey is a mineral-rich country. Therefore Turkish administrations aim to use this potential and enhance investment in the mining sector. Various legislative amendments have been made during the recent years to achieve this …