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.
Please find attached our publication on the impact of Covid-19 pandemic within the context of force majeure.
The Constitutional Court’s decision on the annulment of Article 48, paragraph 8 of the Law No. 657 stipulating security investigation and archive research prior to employment in public offices has been published on the Official Gazette dated 29.11.2019.
Please find attached our publication on the latest decision of The Turkish Personal Data Protection Board regarding the “Software/Program/Applications That Allow The Inquiry of Personal Data Such As The Identity and Contact Information of Citizens Through Unlawfully Obtained Data”
Please find attached our publication on the latest decision of The Turkish Personal Data Protection Board regarding the exemptions to the obligation to register with the data controllers’ registry.
Data Controllers Registry (“Registry”) is regulated by article 16 of the Data Protection Law numbered 6698 and it has been ensured that it will be kept publicly available. According to the law mentioned, it is obligatory for real and legal persons that process personal data to register with the Registry before proceeding with data processing. In this regard, the Regulation on the Data Controllers’ Registry (“the Regulation”) has been published in the Official Gazette dated 30 December 2017 and numbered 30286 and entered into force as of 01.01.2018.
Please find attached our publication on this Regulation which is aimed to determine and apply the principles and procedures related to the formation of the Registry, its administration and the records that are foreseen to be made with the Registry.