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ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law, İlay Yılmaz, Istanbul, TURKEY

İlay Yılmaz

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ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law

Position

Ms. İlay Yılmaz is a partner at ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law and joined the firm in 2008, following her years of practice at reputable law firms. Her practice focuses on Internet law, IT and telecoms law, media and entertainment law, data protection and privacy law, contracts law, energy market law and general corporate law. Ms. Yılmaz has authored and co-authored many articles and essays pertaining to her practice areas, in addition to speaking at conferences and symposia on similar matters.

Member

Ms. Yılmaz has been a member of the Istanbul Bar since 2006.

Education

Ms. Yılmaz graduated from Dokuz Eylül University Faculty of Law in 2003 and obtained her LL.M. from Istanbul Bilgi University in 2016.

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A Comparison Between EU Directive 95/46/EC and Data Protection Legislation in Turkey

October 2016. By İlay Yılmaz

Turkey's newly enacted Law on Protection of Personal Data (DP Law) is based on EU Directive 95/46/EC (the Directive). Although the DP Law is mainly based on the Directive, it is not identical and it differs from the Directive in certain points. The main difference between the Directive and the DP Law is that Directive focuses on the act of processing personal data rather than the parties to such processing, whereas the DP Law mainly provides rights and imposes obligations on the parties of a data processing act. [Continue Reading]

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