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By Baris Yuksel LL.M., Mustafa Ayna, Hasan Güden
The TCA has published its short decision concerning the first investigation ever conducted in the electricity sector and has imposed a total fine of TRY 38 million on Akdeniz Elektrik Dağıtım A.Ş...
By Ertuğrul Can Canbolat LL.M., Baran Can Yildirim, LL.M., Sinan Lahur
While European Union's data protection regulations date as far back as to 1995, Turkey recently announced the enactment of the Turkish Law on the Protection of Personal Data after a decade of legislative process.
By Baran Can Yildirim, LL.M., Mehmet Salan
This is not the first time Qualcomm has been under scrutiny.
By Baran Can Yildirim, LL.M., Mehmet Salan
It is without dispute that the Turkish Competition Authority ("TCA") has, at least according to its laws and regulations, the power to investigate and fine companies outside Turkey...
By Ertuğrul Can Canbolat LL.M., Cansi Catak, Mehmet Salan
On 16 January 2018, the Turkish Ministry of Economy ("Ministry") published a new regulation which contains the rules and procedures regarding the application, allocation and usage of the tariff quotas...
By Ömer Bulgak
The year 2017 was quite active and intense in terms of competition law. Turkish Competition Authority (the "TCA") launched 27 new investigations, concluded 16 investigations, and imposed nearly TRY 205 million...
By Ayberk Kurt, Mehmet Salan, Ömer Bulgak
M&A Overview Report 2017, available at the website of the TCA as of January 8, 2018, provides brief information on the Turkish merger control system and makes comparison between 2016...
By Sera Erzene Yildiz, LLM, Ayberk Kurt
There are several ways triggering the Turkish Competition Authority ("TCA") to open an inquiry.
By Baris Yuksel LL.M., Mustafa Ayna, Hasan Güden
Online platforms play a prominent role in innovation and influence growth.
By Baris Yuksel LL.M., Mustafa Ayna, Hasan Güden
In the short decision, the TCA stated that the individual exemption previously granted for the Industrial Customer Purchase Agreement is now withdrawn.
By Baran Can Yildirim, LL.M.
The European Commission (the "Commission") on 22 November 2017 announced its settlement with five Japanese car safety equipment suppliers outside Europe (the "Cartel Settlement").
By Hanna Stakheyeva PhD, Ertuğrul Can Canbolat LL.M.
On 25 October 2017 the Turkish Competition Authority (TCA) finalized its 18 month investigation and decided on Mey Icki (Diageo plc's subsidiary) case.
By Sera Erzene Yildiz, LLM, Ömer Bulgak
The Turkish Competition Authority ("TCA") has been very active in the last three months.
By Baris Yuksel LL.M., Hasan Güden, Mustafa Ayna
The European Court of Justice's ("ECJ") recent Intel decision calls for a reflection on the impact that the court's assessment of evidence may have on Turkish competition law enforcement.
By Ertuğrul Can Canbolat LL.M., Sinan Lahur
Personal liability rules for the competition law violations and accordingly, the tracking systems to ensure that the damages caused are covered/compensated by the violating person...