SERVICES

COMPETITION LAW / ANTITRUST

Nazali Legal & Andersentax offers industry-focused legal and consultacy services for both competition law/antitrust enforcement processes and designing company/industry specific competition compliance programs. With our practice based experience, we provide a wide range of support services for our clients which are listed below:

Filing Service for Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Assessing M&As for notification requirement,
  • Legal analysis of potential post M&A antitrust risks and counselling for possible solutions based on current practice,
  • Preparing merger application file in coordination with client and submitting to Turkish Competition Authority,
  • Preparing written or oral official replies for information requests,
  • Representing our clients at official meetings with the Authority,
  • Pursuing all legal steps for the mergers that are taken to second phase by the Authority,
  • Providing industry and practice based consultancy for designing remedy packages to settle the cases that are challenged by the Authority,
  • Taking necessary actions against M&As between third parties, that affects our clients.

Filing Service for Exemption and Negative Clearence

  • Legal analysis of the requirement for exemption and negative clearance filing based on current practice (Notification is not required legally and the act lefts it to self-assessment)
  • Providing industry based antitrust concultancy for the cases which the client prefers to not make an official filing,
  • Preparing exemption and negative clearance application file and submitting to the Authority for the cases which the client prefers to make an official filing,
  • Preparing written or oral official replies for information requests by the Authority,
  • Representing the client at official meetings with the Authority,
  • Providing industry and practice based consultancy for designing remedy packages to settle the cases that are challenged by the Authority,
  • Legal analysis of group exemptions when applicable,
  • Taking necessary actions against third party exemption cases that affects our clients.

Legal and Consultancy Services for Competition Law Investigations

  • Drafting and preparing written and oral legal defenses against investigations launched by the Turkish Competition Authority,
  • Providing legal consultancy during dawn raids conducted by the Authority,
  • Providing legal consultancy for settlement applications,
  • Providing legal consultancy for leniency applications and filing,
  • Preparing written or oral official replies for information requests by the Authority,
  • Representing the client at official meetings with the Authority,
  • Taking necessary actions during third party investigations that affects our clients.

Competition Compliance Services

  • Providing legal consultancy services for antitrust compliance,
  • Designing company and industry specific competition compliance programs in order to minimize antitrust risks of our clients and internalize competition law culture in the organization:
    • Identifying the potential antitrust risks via legal analysis of;
      • All kinds market behaviours,
      • Internal proceses,
      • Pricing,
      • All kinds of agreements, contracts and protocols with third parties,
      • All kinds of internal and external communications,
    • Setting of actions and precautions that are necessary to minimize or eliminate antitrust risks in coordination with the client .

Audit Services

  • Auditing our clients by simulating dawn raids,
  • Auditing electronic and hard copy documents,
  • Preparing an audit report that covers all the findings and recommended actions.

Training Services

  • Providing company and industry specific compatition law training programs,
  • Providing differentiated training programs regarding the level of the participant emplyees,
  • Preparing industry based case studies and workshops,

Attorney Services for Administrative Litigation and Appeal Process

  • Filing lawsuit against Authority decisions at administrative courts and pursuing the appeal process.

Attorney Services for Private Enforcement

  • Taking legal actions for private enforcement.

Services for International Competition Law

  • Providing legal consultancy to our clients for their antitrust processes in other countries.