COVID-19

Amendments to Turkish Labour Law through Omnibus Law

Law No. 7244 on Reducing the Effects of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic on Economic and Social Life and the Amendment of Certain Laws brings a number of amendments, some of which have significant importance from an employment law perspective.

Omnibus Law: Limitations on Dividend Distribution

The Omnibus Law, through amendments to the Turkish Commercial Code, introduces certain limitations on capital companies’ dividend distributions.

Omnibus Bill: Amendments to Turkish Commercial Code and Labour Law

In its efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and to implement required precautions, the Turkish government has prepared the Draft Law on Amendments to Certain Laws (the "Omnibus Bill")

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Significant Amendments to Real Estate Legislation

The Law on the Amendments to the Land Registry Law and Certain Laws (the “Omnibus Bill”) published in the Official Gazette dated 10 July 2019 and numbered 30827 introduced significant amendments to several laws, particularly to the Land Registry Law, the Condominium Law, the Zoning Law and the Law on Restructuring the Areas under Risk of Natural Disasters. The enforcement date of a number of the provisions is 10 July 2019, which is the publication date in the Official Gazette, whereas the enforcement date of the remaining provisions is 1 January 2020.