Providing consultancy services regarding rights on trademarks, patents, designs and utility models, as well as following litigations arising from disputes
Executing investigation, registration, protection and transfer procedures of trademarks, patents,designs and utility models on national and international scales
Intellectual and Industrial Property are one of the most valuable assets of businesses and naturalpersons holding such assets in Turkey and rest of the world. Because, acquisition of intellectualand/or industrial property takes long years, substantial amount of effort and labor. Therefore, it isquite natural to ask for efficient protection of such efforts.
Turkish legislation contains serious measures and regulations for the protection of such assets. Thevery point here is the ability to adapt the existing regulations so as to be in favor of the holders ofsuch rights. However, it is also important to take appropriate measures as soon as possible in case ofviolations. Soysal Law Firm offers professional legal support in preventing any possible infringementsand take immediate actions against actual infringements. Our specialized services designed for theprotection of intellectual property rights include, inter alia, the filing for search and seizure, seizingthe counterfeit products at customs, obtaining precautionary measures from the courts as soon aspossible. We engage our research team experienced in different sectors in gathering evidence for theabove mentioned services.
Our major activities in Intellectual Property Law include:
- Trademark, Patent, Industrial Design
Nowadays, technology changes very rapidly. Ability to keep up with such changes brings in innovation, speed, effective solutions and material gains for the companies while it also imposes legal responsibilities on the other hand. Because the technological changes take the information sharing to the highest level. However, given the fact that not all the information sharing is used positively and that there are many security vulnerabilities in technological development, it is inevitable for the companies to obtain legal advice in order to minimize legal responsibilities caused by such technological applications. For this reason we offer legal support to our clients especially in the following areas:
- E-commerce and Licensing of Technological Products
- Internet Security and Protection of IT Assets
- Protection of Personal Data
- Software Agreements
The companies are offered legal support during their establishment and operations.
- Performing the formalities for the establishment of companies
- Corporate Reorganization
- General Legal Assistance and Litigation Services
Like in any other markets, the healthcare sector is also vibrant one with increasing number of players. The fact that number of companies and daily needs increase day by day in this sector causes the healthcare legislation to be updated frequently. Soysal Law Firm offers professional legal support in preventing any possible infringements and take immediate actions against actual infringements. At the same time, we represent our clients in legal and penal actions filed for medical malpractice. Besides, our legal support includes the precautionary or enforcement measures against infringements involving the pharmaceutical and medical products of the pharmaceutical companies in the sector.
- Follow up of Malpractice Actions
- Advisory Services and Litigation Follow Up For Legal Liabilities of Private Hospitals
- Combat against Counterfeit or Imitated Drugs
Another secialization area of Soysal Law Firm is the media and advertising law. In the media branch, support is provided in regard to operating conditions of the firms and licensing in the advertising branch, we provide legal support in regard to promotion, advertising, campaigns, sweepstakes and contests.
- Legal Support Concerning Operating Conditions of Media Firms and Licensing
- Legal Support Concerningthe Points to take into Consideration in Advertisement of the Commercial Enterprises
Fundamentally, the content of the work we carry out in this area consists of the measures to prevent fraud, intellectual property and internet crimes that almost all commercial enterprises have faced at least once in their business lives, although the said service area seems like a new area. In this context, legal support is provided to our clients in terms of the actions to be taken in case of realization of the potential violations. Our clients are represented before the courts at the phase of trial against crime. In the meantime, we provide legal support to commercial enterprises with our expert staff we are working with, concerning the money laundering and smuggling.
With its volume approaching $50 billion, the franchise industry has begun to play animportant role in commercial life.In this context, we provide our clients with detailed serviceregarding franchise law in all aspects, in order to prepare master franchise, franchise, sub-franchise contracts in accordance with each of them' demands.
Our law firm provides legal consultancy services in the field of Law of Foreigners with experienced lawyers and foreign consultants. Within this scope;
Applying for, following and concluding procedures for citizenship for foreigners who wish to acquire Turkish citizenship,
Following and concluding procedures for obtaining residence permits and extending residencepermit durations for foreigners who wish to live in Turkey
Following and concluding procedures for obtaining work permits and extending work permitdurations for foreigners who plan to be employed in Turkey and applying for, following andconcluding procedures of obtaining family residence permits for spouse and children through thesponsorship of persons who have the work permit in Turkey.
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