WARNING FROM THE AUTHORITY ON SENDING VERIFICATION CODES TO CUSTOMERS VIA SMS DURING SHOPPING
The Personal Data Protection Authority ("Authority") published a Public Announcement ("Announcement") on the Processing of Personal Data by Sending a Verification Code via SMS to the Data Subjects during Shopping in Stores.
COMMUNIQUÉ AMENDING THE COMMUNIQUÉ ON THE PROCEDURES AND PRINCIPLES REGARDING THE APPLICATION OF ARTICLE 376 OF THE TURKISH COMMERCIAL CODE NO. 6102 HAS BEEN PUBLISHED
In order to regulate the procedures and principles to be followed in cases of loss of capital or insolvency of joint stock companies, limited liability companies and limited partnership companies with capital divided into shares within the scope of Article 376 of the Turkish Commercial Code No. 6102 (Law), the Communiqué on the Procedures and Principles Regarding the Application of Article 376 of the Turkish Commercial Code No. 6102 (Communiqué) was first published in the Official Gazette dated 15/09/2018 and numbered 30536, and with the Provisional Article 1 of this Communiqué until 01/01/2023, Within the scope of Article 376 of the Law, it was stated that foreign exchange losses arising from foreign currency denominated liabilities that have not yet been fulfilled may not be taken into account in the calculations regarding capital loss or insolvency.
LAW NO. 7464 ON THE LEASING OF HOUSES FOR TOURISM PURPOSES AND AMENDMENT TO CERTAIN LAWS HAS BEEN PUBLISHED
Published in the Official Gazette dated 2.11.2023 and numbered 32357 and published in the Official Gazette dated 2.11.2023 and numbered 32357, the Law on the Leasing of Houses for Tourism Purposes and Amendments to Certain Laws (No: 7464) aims to determine the procedures and principles regarding the leasing of houses to real and legal persons for tourism purposes.
Partial Payment Period In Pension: Regulation On Partial Payment In The Private Pension System Has Been Published
With the amendment made to the Private Pension Savings and Investment System Law on 19.01.2022, a regulation was introduced stipulating that the participant can be partially paid up to fifty percent of the accumulation amount in his account, excluding the amounts in the State contribution account, without leaving the system, in cases and conditions determined by the Insurance and Private Pension Regulation and Supervision Agency. In this case, payments can also be made from the amount in the State contribution account, not exceeding twenty-five percent of the partial payment amount and the principles and procedures regarding the transactions to be carried out within this scope, including the practices regarding the State contribution, will be determined by the Institution with the appropriate opinion of the Ministry and with the amendment dated 19.01.2022, the relevant regulation is included in the Individual Pension Savings and Investment System Law.
Focus On Digital And Green Transformation: Türkiye's Medium - Term Program Published.
The Medium-Term Program (2024-2026), prepared by the Ministry of Treasury and Finance and the Presidency of Strategy and Budget, was approved and published in Official Gazette No. 32301 dated September 6th, 2023.
Auction Sale Of The Unsafe Buildings: What Are The New Regulations?
Pursuant to Law No. 6306 on the Transformation of Areas under Disaster Risk (known in practice as the "Urban Transformation Law"), the identification of unsafe buildings, unsafe areas and reserve building areas, the demolition of unsafe buildings, the planning to be made, the determination of the value of the immovables to be subject to transformation, Article 15/A titled "Sale Procedure by Auction" of the Implementation Regulation of the Law No. 6306, which was put into force to determine the procedures and principles regarding the agreements to be made with the beneficiaries and the aids to be provided, the buildings to be rebuilt and other applications within the scope of the Law No. 6306, has been amended.
The Personel Data Protection Board's ("Board") Decision No. 2023/692 ("Decision") On A Private Healtcare Organization Was Published On The Authority's Website
In the notification petition submitted to the Institution in the specific case, in summary; it is stated that during the filling of the form to make an appointment on the website of the health institution (data controller), it is obligatory to give consent to the processing of the data of the applicants in order to be informed about the services and announcements of the health institution and to contact people for this purpose, the appointment process is not completed unless the consent is given to the promotion box, and in this way, the service is conditioned on explicit consent by the data controller.
"Dangerous" Amendment On Social Media Video Content Producers
As it is known, in Article 3 of the Occupational Health and Safety Law No. 6331, the concept of "hazard class" is defined as "the hazard group determined for the workplace in terms of occupational health and safety, taking into account the nature of the work performed, the substances used or emerging at every stage of the work, work equipment, production methods and forms, working environment and conditions and other issues related to the workplace" and in Article 9 of the same law, it is regulated that the hazard classes of a workplace will be determined by the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, taking into account the actual work performed in the workplace.