Companies around the world face increased enforcement of antitrust and competition law, including merger control. Managing this challenge requires experienced antitrust lawyers who both understand the issues affecting your businesses and have the legal expertise to create innovative solutions that steer clear of antitrust and competition problems.
Dedicated BASEAK antitrust lawyers are available to represent in complex litigation, respond to governmental investigation or action, or advise on complying with merger laws and regulations.
We leverage our deep knowledge of competition law and the enforcement landscape. With our experience in precedent-setting decisions and transactions, and our familiarity with regulatory processes, we deliver critical insights to protect businesses. We provide legal advice on managing complex competition investigations, merger proceedings and litigation; we handle investigations by antitrust authorities; we ensure merger clearance for acquisitions and joint ventures; we help minimize risks of commercial arrangements facing legal challenge.
With our industry-focused practice on current competition and antitrust rules, whether they are assisting with the launch of global compliance programs or defending businesses against alleged violations of antitrust laws, our lawyers provide advice every step of the way. The following represents just a small part of our focus:
Competition and antitrust counselling and compliance
Competition and antitrust litigation
EU competition law
Merger control and review
August 23, 2019
July 23, 2019
Recently, OFAC published its comprehensive yet practical insights on how to comply with these sanctions for the US organizations as well as non-US entities, which are active in or conducts business with the US, US persons, or using US-origin goods or services. Read more
July 17, 2019
Recently the Turkish Data Protection Board (“Board”) has issued a number of decisions, many of which particularly interest businesses and legal practices. In this article, you may kindly find our evaluations of Board decisions regarding the protection and maintaining of personal data, the necessity of a legitimate reason for data processing, and the principle of relevance and proportionality. Read more
Currently, one of the most controversial topics in the global regulatory debate on electronic communications is whether over-the-top (OTT) streaming media services should be regulated. This article explains why countries are so eager to regulate OTT services. Read more
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March 20, 2019
June 8, 2018
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Turkey Chapter and Turkish Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges (TOBB) host event on digital economies and government role, which will be held in Istanbul on March 27, with the participation of BASEAK partner Şahin Ardıyok, BASEAK off-counsel Emin Köksal and Dentons Germany partner René Grafunder. Read more
June 5, 2018
Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki Attorney Partnership (“BASEAK”) won “Deal of the Year in Turkey” at the CEE Deal of the Year Awards, organized by legal media publisher CEE Legal Matters. The award was presented at a gala evening at Slovanský dům in Prague on June 6, 2018. Read more
Bora İkiler has joined Balcıoğlu Selçuk Akman Keki Attorney Partnership (BASEAK) as a counsel in the Competition law, Public Policy and Regulation team. Read more