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.
Obligation to Provide Continuous Information Regarding Advertisements Posted on the Internet
The Tax Procedure Law General Communiqué with line number 538 published in the Official Gazette dated 31 May 2022 has been published. Within the scope of this Communiqué, certain obligations were imposed on intermediary service providers, social network providers and hosting providers that mediate the publication of advertisements for the purchase, sale or rental of movable and real properties and goods and services. Aforementioned persons are obliged to report certain information specified in the Communiqué regarding the transactions they carry out to the Turkish Revenue Administration through the system created in the electronic environment.
Constitutional Court Decision On Fingerprint Registration System Is Published!
The Constitutional Court made a new decision regarding tracking employees' shifts by the employers in the working life, with fingerprint, face, palm, or retina scanning methods. The decision of the Constitutional Court, dated 10.03.2022, stating that tracking employees' shift with the fingerprint registration system violates the right to protection of personal data, was published in the Official Gazette dated 19 april 2022 and numbered 31814.
The Application Necessity Of Mediator In Negative Declaratory Actions!
The issue of the application necessity of mediator in terms of negative declaratory actions has been a matter of debate in doctrines and case-laws. However, at this point, a consensus has been reached on this issue and it is accepted that there is no application necessity of mediator in terms of negative declaratory actions.
Amendment To The Currency Of Payment To Be Made In Foreign Exchange Indexed Sale Of Goods Contracts!
In accordance with the Decision No. 32 on the Protection of the Value of the Turkish Currency, the matters to be determined by the Ministry of Treasury and Finance are regulated by the "COMMUNIQUE REGARDING DECISION NO. 32 ON THE PROTECTION OF THE VALUE OF TURKISH CURRENCY (“the Communiqué”) (Communiqué No: 2008-32/34)".
Charging Service Regulation Regarding Electric Vehicles Is Published!
In the context of the Charging Service Regulation (“Regulation”), published in the Official Gazette dated 02.04.2022 and numbered 31797, which entered into force on the date of its publication, the procedures and principles regarding the establishment of charging units and stations where electrical energy is supplied to electric vehicles, administration of stations connected to the charging network, provisions of charging service are determined. In this study, the main principles envisaged by the Regulation will be reviewed.
Expected Guideline Regarding “Discounted Sales Advertisements” Has Been Released!
The regulation on 'discount sales advertisements', which has been regulated within the scope of the Law on the Protection of the Consumer, has been amended and this amendment entered into force on March 1, 2022. With this amendment,