Gambling and Betting in Turkish Law

Authors: Hatice Ekici Tağa, Burak Özdağıstanli, Sümeyye Uçar, Öykü Su Sabancı Gambling is defined as “games that are performed for profit and in which profit and loss depend on luck” in the…


Türk Hukuku’nda Kumar ve Bahis

Yazarlar: Hatice Ekici Tağa, Burak Özdağıstanli, Sümeyye Uçar, Öykü Su Sabancı Kumar, Türk Ceza Kanunu’nda “kazanç amacıyla icra edilen ve kâr ve zararın talihe bağlı olduğu oyunlar” şeklinde…


Technology law in Turkey: highlights from 2021

The ongoing covid-19 pandemic dominated legal developments in 2021 as restrictions were maintained in order to mitigate its impact. In addition to that, developments in the field of technology,…


Foreign Data Controllers Must Appoint a Data Controller Representative in Turkey

The Law on Personal Data Protection w. no: 6698 (“DPL”) sets forth obligations, principles and procedures which shall be binding upon natural or legal persons who process personal data. Similar to…


Yabancı Veri Sorumluları Türkiye’de Veri Sorumlusu Temsilcisi Atamak Zorunda

6698 sayılı Kişisel Verilerin Korunması Kanunu (“KVKK”), kişisel veri işleyen gerçek veya tüzel kişileri bağlayan yükümlülükleri, usul ve esasları düzenlemektedir. Avrupa Birliği Genel Veri Koruma…


Sweepstakes and Competitions

Provided that they comply with the relevant legal regulations, chance-based sweepstakes and skill/information/ability-based competitions are generally permissible in Turkey. Principally, sweepstakes…