CRYPTO ASSETS FROM THE DATE OF 04.30.2021 IN TURKEY CAN NOT BE USED AS MEANS OF PAYMENT

In our country, there is a great interest in crypto assets by people. Regarding crypto assets which has recently become very important among investment instruments, the “Regulation on the Non-Use of Crypto Assets in Payments” was published in the Official Gazette today. According to the provisions of this regulation, which will enter into force on […]

BANKING AGREEMENTS FOR REAL PERSONS CAN NOW BE DONE IN ELECTRONIC ENVIRONMENT

Electronic platforms and digital services, which have gained an even greater place in our lives with the pandemic period, also provide a great convenience to existing customers in the realization of banking transactions. This convenience will now also apply to not signing pages in order to become a bank customer. As of 1st of May […]

A NEW ERA IN TRANSFER OF PERSONAL DATA OUTSIDE TURKEY

The Undertaking regarding transfer of personal data outside Turkey has been evaluated by the Personal Data Protection Board (“Board”) within the scope of subparagraph (b) of paragraph 2 of Article 9 of the Personal Data Protection Law No. 6698 and the said data transfer has been approved by the Board on 09.02.2021. With this precedent […]

SAFE INTERNET DAY (SID)

Nowadays, accessing the internet is considered as a fundamental human right. However, it is known that the internet, which has an enormous place in our lives, causes some security problems. Therefore, events related to the Safe Internet Day are held in many countries in order to raise awareness against security problems. What Is Safe Internet […]

COMMERCIAL SMS, E-MAIL AND CALLS ARE NOW UNDER YOUR CONTROL

Message Management System for Commercial Electronic Messages was opened to citizens as of 07.01.2021. Thanks to the portal, all persons will be able to see the consents they have given to the Service Providers for sending commercial messages over the System and will be able to arrange their consents regarding phone numbers separately for “message” […]

“WIPO PROOF” SYSTEM CREATED BY THE WORLD INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ORGANIZATION

ABSTRACT  Nowadays with the increasing place and importance of technology in our lives, the world is trying to keep up with this order. One of the latest examples of this is the system named WIPO PROOF created by the World Intellectual Property Organization. In our digitalized life especially where innovations and creativity enabled with technology, […]

NEW REGULATION ON SOCIAL NETWORK

What is the Regulation on Social Network? With the “Law on the Regulation of Broadcasting on the Internet and the fight against crimes committed through these broadcasts” (“Law”) published in the official gazette on 31.07.2020 with the number of 31202, besides the new regulations, there is also a new term named “social network provider” added […]

The Decree on Support to be Provided in Specialized Free Zones

The Decree on Support to be Provided in Specialized Free Zones Has Come into Force For the expenses regarding the activities in specialized free zones of users and zone operators to be covered by Support and Price Stabilization Fund, A Presidential Decree no.2635 titled “Decree on Support to be Provided in Specialized Free Zones” has […]

İYS – COMMERCIAL ELECTRONIC MESSAGE SYSTEM

AMENDMENTS TO REGULATION ON COMMERCIAL COMMUNICATION AND COMMERCIAL ELECTRONIC MESSAGES   ABSTRACT Pursuant to the Regulation on the Amendment of the Regulation on Commercial Communication and Commercial Electronic Messages ”which entered into force with the Official Gazette dated January 4, 2020, some major changes have been made on the ” Regulation on Commercial Communication and […]