Mediation as a Pre-Condition for Commercial Disputes in Turkey

The amendments to Law no. 7155 “Law on Commencement of the Proceedings Relating to Pecuniary Claims Originating from Subscription Contract” which entered into force on its date of publicity on 19 December 2018 in the Official Gazette, introduced a mandatory mediation process before litigation for commercial disputes starting from 1 January 2019. Article 20 of…


Reduction in Investment Amount When Applying for Turkish Citizenship

On 19.09.2018, the Official Gazette published the Presidential Decree No. 106 amending Article 20 of the Regulation on the Implementation of the Turkish Citizenship Law laying down the conditions on which Turkish citizenship is obtained. Pursuant to these amendments indicated in the Presidential Decree, the quantitative limits set for the investments in capital and real estate have…