Turkey Briefing Live: Plane speaking

21-Apr-2014 | By Jonathan Ames

The IMF has slashed its 2014 growth forecast for Turkey from 3.5 to 2.3 per cent. Investors are now hoping the aviation and energy markets will provide some comfort


Europe roundtable: Turkey energy – Elements of success

7-Apr-2014 | By Jonathan Ames

It can be an adventure in bureaucracy but the energy sector in turbulent Turkey offers lucrative and varied opportunities for investors

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​Turkey: Looking South

10-Feb-2014 | By Burhan Khadbai

Dogged by corruption and political instability, Turkey has seen a fall-off in its foreign M&A lifeblood. But there is potential in closer ties with Iran

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Turkey: Rage of reason

30-Sep-2013 | By Joanne Harris

Lawyers say investors remain resolute despite a summer of demonstrations in Istanbul and the impact of the Syrian conflict on Turkey’s border regions

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Turkish alight

6-Feb-2012 | Updated: 6-Feb-2012 | By Joanne Harris

The Turkish market’s resilience in these tough times is attracting a host of international players looking for local suitors

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Bird & Bird allies with Turkish firm BTS

3-Jul-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Bird & Bird has further expanded its horizons with the announcement of a cooperation agreement with Turkish firm BTS & Partners.

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Turkey's Bener adds three to partnership

5-Feb-2014 | By Joanne Harris

Turkish firm Bener Law Office has recruited two partners and promoted a third, boosting its partnership from eight to 11.

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Dentons hires nine-strong competition team in Turkey

20-Nov-2013 | By Joanne Harris

Dentons has boosted its presence in Istanbul with the hire of six lawyers and three economists specialising in competition.

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IP Rights in Data Handbook: protecting and exploiting IP in data, big data and databases internationally download subscription

DLA Piper 3-Sep-2014

DLA Piper’s second-edition IP Rights in Data Handbook now covers 20 jurisdictions and includes top tips from local professionals on how best to exploit big data.

RiskMap Report 2014 — an authoritative guide to business risk in the year ahead download subscription

Control Risks 22-Jul-2014

In RiskMap 2014, Control Risks forecasts the major challenges and opportunities of doing business in the world’s most complex environments next year.

Turkey: a new era on pre-contractual disclosure requirements of the franchisor? download subscription

Dentons 13-Jun-2014

A recent decision of the Turkish Court of Appeals challenges the absence of disclosure requirements.

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DLA Piper 5-Mar-2014

This handbook is designed to equip clients with a useful tool to assist them with the management of the early development stages of a promotion.

European Acquisition Finance Debt Report 2014 download subscription

DLA Piper 25-Feb-2014

This report presents detailed results of a survey of more than 250 debt providers, advisers, sponsors and corporates active in the European acquisition finance debt market.

Intellectual Property and Technology News (EMEA) — Issue 5, Q1 2014 download subscription

DLA Piper 12-Feb-2014

This newsletter provides a cross section of cutting-edge issues in the ever-more convergent fields of intellectual property, technology and media. 

Option for joint-stock companies in Turkey to hold or attend meetings by electronic means download subscription

Cerrahoglu 6-Sep-2013

Seda Akipek and Müjdem Aksoy of Cerrahoglu examine the implications of changes to Turkey’s commercial code that allow for electronic company meetings.O

Impact of obligatory use of Turkish on validity of arbitration agreements download subscription

Cerrahoglu 26-Jun-2013

The Court of Appeals has overruled an arbitration objection that stipulates that two Turkish companies should execute agreements in Turkey in Turkish.

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