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Recognition and Enforcement of The Divorce Judgment

Recognition and Enforcement of The Divorce Judgment

Recognition and Enforcement of The Divorce Judgment Given by The courts in Foreign Countries A divorce judgement taken by the judicial authorities of foreign countries, are not automatically recognized in Turkey.  Recognition and enforcement cases should be filed for these rules and orders to be valid in Turkey. Recognition is

Inheritance in Turkish Law

Inheritance in Turkish Law

Inheritance in Turkish Law The heirs must be alive at the time of death in order for the inheritance in Turkish law. The exception of this is the inheritance of the fetus. The passage of the inheritance to the heirs takes place as a whole. This means that the transition

Bills of Exchanges in Turkish Law

Bills of Exchanges in Turkish Law

Bills of Exchanges in Turkey Policies, bonds and checks as commercial bills are called bills of exchanges in other words. The provisions on bills of exchanges are specially regulated in the Turkish Commercial Code since they have a great importance in commercial life. Bills of exchange in Turkish Law can

Partition of the Inheritance in Turkish Law

Partition of the Inheritance in Turkish Law

Partition of the Inheritance in Turkey The inheritors can share the inheritance as they wish by making a contract between each other in Turkey. This is called the partition of inheritance agreement. This agreement must be made in writing with the participation of all heirs. The inheritors can request the

The Disclaimer of Inheritance

The Disclaimer of Inheritance

The Disclaimer of The Inheritance The inheritance is automatically passed on to the heirs in Turkish law so there must be a clear statement of will for disclaiming the inheritance. However the inheritance will be considered to be automatically disclaimed in one case as presumption in the Turkish law of

Punitive Indemnity in Anglo American Law

Punitive Indemnity in Anglo American Law

Punitive Damages in Anglo American Law The compensation logic in Continental European law is based on the principles of offsetting and proportionality to the damage incurred. We see that the ongoing practice of compensation in Anglo-American law is based on a much different basis. In the Turkish law, which is