According to the Decision dated 23.06.2020 and numbered 2020/482 of the Turkish Personal Data Protection Authority, the deadlines of the VERBIS have been extended due to Covid-19 pandemic. The Decision has been published in the Official Gazette on 25.06.2020.

You may find the link of the related announcements below.

Taking into consideration the requests submitted in this regard, The Ministry of Trade has announced that the last date of uploading approval to the Message Management System (IYS) by the service providers, has been postponed from 31 May 2020 to 31 August 2020.

You may find the link of the related announcement below:“


As per the announcement of the Personal Data Protection Authority (“Authority”) dated 10 April 2020, Binding Corporate Rules (“BCR”) has been introduced as a method regarding the personal data transfers to be performed between multinational group corporations operating in countries where adequate protection has not been provided. Please find attached our publication on the announcement of the Authority on the BCR.

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Please find attached our publication on the regulations introduced by the Law on Reducing the Effects of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic on Economic and Social Life and the Law on the Amendment of Certain Laws (“Law No. 7244”) which was published in the Official Gazette No. 31102 and dated 17 April 2020.

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