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Doctor's Liability in Plastic Surgeries Under Turkish Law

Doctor’s Liability in Plastic Surgeries Under Turkish Law

Doctor’s Liability in Plastic Surgeries Under Turkish Law Under Turkish law, doctor’s liability against the patient is divided into two as doctor’s legal liability and criminal liability. Legal liability refers to the doctor’s liability for pecuniary and non-pecuniary damages that a patient suffers as a result of the medical care.

Turkish Cash Repatriation Law

Turkish Cash Repatriation Law

Turkish Cash Repatriation Law  Turkey Extends the Law on Cash Repatriation until 30 June 2020 Turkish Cash Repatriation Law is a temporary law that allows individuals and companies to transfer their money, gold, foreign currency, movable property and other stocks to Turkey without any tax inspection, criminal investigation, penalty or

Fraud Under Turkish Law

Fraud Under Turkish Law

Fraud Under Turkish Law Under Turkish law, the crime of fraud is defined as deceiving someone through deceptive acts and profiting from these acts at the expense of the deceived or of a third party. By this definition, the elements of fraud are: a) deceptive acts, b) profiting from the

Turkey’s New Data Privacy Law and Compliance of Companies

Turkey’s New Data Privacy Law and Compliance of Companies

Turkey’s New Data Privacy Law and Compliance of Companies Personal Data Protection Law (KVKK), the Turkish counterpart of the European General Data Protection Regulation, passed in 2016 but came into full effect throughout 2019. Under KVKK, personal data is any data that can identify a person directly or indirectly. In

State Incentives for Foreign Investors in Turkey

State Incentives for Foreign Investors in Turkey

State Incentives for Foreign Investors in Turkey Disclaimer: The information provided in this article is general, incomplete and does not constitute financial, tax or legal advice. I. OVERVIEW Over the past fifteen years, Turkey has started a lot of incentive programs that encourage start-ups, entrepreneurs, businesses and investors. The programs

Real Estate

Unjustified Enrichment and Claiming Compensation under Turkish Law

UNJUSTIFIED ENRICHMENT AND CLAIMING COMPENSATION (REIMBURSEMENT OF PAYMENTS) UNDER TURKISH LAW Unjustified enrichment means that one party, through its assets or effort, increases another party’s assets (or decreases it debts) on an unjustified reason. This unjustified reason is usually a contract which is invalid, void, terminated or withdrawn. By law,

Maritime Law | Shipping Law

INCOTERMS 2020 Have Been Announced

INCOTERMS 2020 HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED INCOTERMS, an acronym which stands for international commercial terms, are standard terms published and trademarked by International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), for and used in international commerce, maritime law and basically all modes of transport under shipping law. After 10 years have passed since INCOTERMS’ last update

Carrier's Legal Liability Under Shipping Law

Carrier’s Legal Liability Under Shipping Law

Carrier’s Legal Liability Under Shipping Law In shipping law, a carrier is legally liable for the loss, damage and delay of the cargo. The shipping law provisions of the Turkish Commercial Code has integrated both The Hague-Visby Rules and the Hamburg rules regarding the carrier’s legal lability, its limits, the

10 Most FAQ on Turkish Citizenship by Investment

10 Most FAQ on Turkish Citizenship by Investment

10 Most Frequently Asked Questions on Turkish Citizenship by Investment   1) What is the new Turkish Citizenship by Investment Law? As per the 106th Turkish Presidential Order dated 18 September 2018, foreign nationals who purchase an eligible property worth at least 250,000 USD may apply for Turkish citizenship by