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Personal Data Protection Board Announces Record Administrative Fine of 1,950,000TL on WhatsApp LLC

30 Sep 2021

The Personal Data Protection Board (“Board”) having concluded its investigation ex officio (the “Investigation”) of certain updated WhatsApp’s service and privacy terms, made a public announcement (“Announcement”). According to WhatsApp’s amended terms and conditions, the users were forced to […]

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The Constitutional Court Ruled that the Application Regarding the Retention of the Applicant’s Personal Data, Internet Traffic Records, is Unacceptable due to the Failure to Exhaust the Legal Remedies

30 Sep 2021

The Constitutional Court evaluated complainant’s (“Complainant”) application where regarding the retention of internet traffic records longer than envisaged by law. The Constitutional Court decided that legal remedies had not been exhausted and the claim was inadmissible, on the grounds […]

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