You may find in the link below our assessment prepared in the form of Q&A with respect to mandating Covid-19 vaccination for employees and tracking vaccination status of employees, within the framework of labor law and personal data protection law.
The Remote Work Regulation, which determines the works that cannot be done remotely, the application of business rules concerning the protection and sharing of the data, the procedures and principles of the remote working was published in the Official Gazette. You may find our publication regarding the regulation from the link below.
Celal Oraj Altunörgü decision of the Constitutional Court dated 12.01.2021 and numbered 2018/31036 was published in the Official Gazette dated 05.02.2021. The aforementioned decision is important in terms of the effect of the determination of the non-business use of the equipment allocated within the scope of the business relationship and the protection of personal data. You may find our publication regarding the decision from the link below.
The Turkish Competition Authority’s (“Authority”) decision given within the context of its independent investigation initiated on 11 January 2021 on “Facebook’s terms and conditions with respect to Whatsapp users’ data to be used also for other services” has been published on the Authority’s website on 15 February 2021. You may find our publication regarding the decision from the link below.
The Communiqué Amending the Communiqué on the Procedures and Principles Regarding the Procedures and Principles of the Application of Article 376 of the Turkish Commercial Code Stipulating “Loss Of Capital And Insolvency” was published in the Official Gazette dated December 26, 2020 and entered into force. The amendment is related to the implementation of article 376 of the Turkish Commercial Code regulating the “loss of capital and insolvency”. You may find our bulletin regarding the Communiqué in the link below.
You may find our publication in the link below considering the issue of transferring personal data abroad within the scope of the decision Turkish Personal Data Protection Board’s Principle Decision dated 22/07/2020 and numbered 2020/559.
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.
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.
Please find attached our evaluations on some of the amendments introduced by the Law numbered 7226 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Please find attached our publication on measures and recommendations for workplaces and work environment in relatoion to coronavirus pandemic.