Turkey’s CBRT Bans Uses of Crypto Assets in Payment

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (“CBRT”) has recently issued the Regulation on the Disuse of Crypto Assets in Payments (“Regulation”) which will be applicable as of April 30,2021. While the Regulation specially targets and bans the use of crypto assets in payments, it defines and recognizes the concept of crypto asset for the […]

Yunus CaglarLegal Counsel, Herdem Attorneys At Law

Technology Law: Turkey Amends the Rules Regarding Internet Domain Names

On April 20, 2021, Amending Regulation on Internet Domain Names (“Regulation”) has been promulgated, bringing new changes on the principles and procedures regarding internet domain names. While the Regulation sets new rules regarding the allocation process of internet domain names, it authorizes certain governmental bodies to conduct related transactions and auditing. Accordingly, the registrar informs […]

Yunus CaglarLegal Counsel, Herdem Attorneys At Law

Micro-Mobility: Rules on Electric Scooters in Turkey

The electric scooters (“e-scooter”), among other players in the micro-mobility market, remain to be in demand since they attract users for short distance travels and offer an environmentally friendly option open for innovations. However, rapid increase of e-scooters in public spaces is borne multiple legal obstacles including the safety of e-scooter users, pedestrians, and traffic […]

Yunus CaglarLegal Counsel, Herdem Attorneys At Law

BREXIT: Turkey Amended its Approach on Medical Device Registrations

On April 12, 2021, Turkish Medicines and Medical Devices Agency (“TITCK”) published the Amending Announcement regarding the Practices to be Carried Out After the Transition Period Regarding BREXIT (“Announcement”), abolishing the current practices and bringing out new approach on medical device registrations with purpose to ensure uniform practices with the EU. The Announcement explains that pursuant […]

Şafak HerdemManaging Partner, Herdem Attorneys At Law

FINTECH: Turkey’s BDDK Regulated Matters on Electronic Banking Operations

urkey’s Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency (“BDDK”) has recently issued the Regulation on Remote Identification Methods to Be Used by Banks and Establishing Contracts in Electronic Environment (“Regulation”), which will be applicable as of May 1, 2021 which enables all banking operations to be conducted electronically. Accordingly, the Regulation aims to determine the procedures and […]

Şafak HerdemManaging Partner, Herdem Attorneys At Law

Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership joins IR as the exclusive Banking & Finance in Turkey

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Tahir Erkin Pekçetin of Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership. Tahir has joined IR as our exclusive Banking & Finance Member in Turkey. Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership; was founded by Nedim Korhan Şengün, Attorney at Law, in 1990 in Istanbul. The […]

Tahir Erkin PekçetinPartners, Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership

Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership joins IR as the exclusive Banking & Finance in Turkey

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Nedim Korhan Şengün of Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership. Nedim has joined IR as our exclusive Banking & Finance Member in Turkey. Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership; was founded by Nedim Korhan Şengün, Attorney at Law, in 1990 in Istanbul. The […]

Nedim Korhan ŞengünFounding Partner, Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership

Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership joins IR as the exclusive Banking & Finance in Turkey

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Raife Güzin Şengün of Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership. Raife has joined IR as our exclusive Banking & Finance Member in Turkey. Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership; was founded by Nedim Korhan Şengün, Attorney at Law, in 1990 in Istanbul. The […]

Raife Güzin ŞengünManaging Partner, Şengün & Partners Attorney Partnership

ASY Legal joins IR as the exclusive Data Privacy & Security Member in Turkey

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Ali Yurtsever of ASY Legal. Ali has joined IR as our exclusive Data Privacy & Security Member in Turkey. Ali Yurtsever is the founding partner of ASY LEGAL and its lead practitioner. He graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University faculty of law […]

Ali YurtseverFounding Partner, ASY Legal