22 February 2019
Data Protection Board Announces Decision on Data Security Breaches:
“Data Protection Board has recently announced its decision on the management of data security breaches and notifications to the DPB and data subjects. Data Protection Board also announced another decision on the calculation of the time periods for applications to data controllers and complaints to the DPB in order to “harmonize the difference in the interpretation of the periods.”
19 February 2019
07 January 2019
28 December 2018
17 December 2018
THE REGULATION ON RESTRUCTURING OF LOANS NOW EXTENDED TO FOREIGN CREDIT INSTITUTIONS!:
The Banking Regulation and Supervision Agency (“BRSA”) has amended the Regulation on Restructuring Debts Owed to Financial Sector (“Regulation”). The regulation on restructuring of debts to banks and financing companies was first published on 15 August 2018 .
10 December 2018
22 November 2018
PREJUDICIAL USE OF THE SOCIAL MEDIA BY SEAFARERS:
Social media has become an integral part of our daily lives and seafarers are certainly no exception to that especially considering the intensified need to maintain connection with loved ones in the months spent away from home. This comes with several drawbacks that may prejudice owners’ position in several ways.
01 November 2018
Turkey Requires Ship Recycling Plan under the HK Convention:
By the declaration published in the Official Gazette today, it has been announced that Turkey has opted to require the submission for approval of a Ship Recycling Plan before a ship may be recycled in Turkey’s authorized Ship Recycling Facilities under the International Convention on the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships (“Convention”).