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Hande Hancer

Gun + Partners

Zincirlikuyu , TUR

Istanbul Bar Association

English, Turkish, French

Core Practice Areas

Life Sciences
Technology, Media and Telecom
Patents and Utility Models
Trademarks and Industrial Designs
IP Prosecution

Articles and publications

Using Exceptions to the Territoriality Principle in Turkish Trademark Law To Protect Foreign Trademarks Not Registered or Used in Turkey
The Trademark Reporter, vol101, no 4, 2011,co-author

Protection of “Well Known” Trademarks Which are not Registered in Turkey Within the Context Of Article 7/1(I) of the Decree Law No. 556
Mondaq, 4 November 2010, co-author

MOBIL FUTBOL and MOBIL VIZYON cancelled in surprising decision
WTR Daily, May 15 2009, co-author

Bad Faith Recognized as Grounds for Invalidation
WTR Daily, November 13 2008, co-author

Apple Seeks Recognition of IPOD As Well Known Following Landmark Decision
WTR Daily, March 14 2008, co-author

Patent Institute Considers Arguments of “Well-Known but Unrecorded Trademark”
International Law Office, IP Turkey, March 10 2008, co-author

Landmark Decision on Time Limits in Trademark Cancellation Actions
International Law Office, IP Turkey, March 03 2008, co-author

Aural similarity with VIGOSS sees off BIGOS application
WTR Daily, October 04 2006, co-author

How Will the New Turkish IP Code Affect IP Practice in Turkey?
Intellectual Property and Technology Law Journal, 01 08, 2016

The New Personal Data Protection Law in Turkey
PLC, Co-Author, 20 07, 2016

New Draft Industrial Property Law in Progress
ECTA, Verifier, 30 06, 2016

New Law On The Protection Of Personal Data is On The Way
IAM Weekly, Co-Author, 15 06, 2016

Global Legal Group Ltd, London 15 12, 2015

Alternative reimbursement models for healthcare services
International Law Office Newsletter 30 05, 2015

Pharmaceutical Trademarks 2015/16: A Global Guide, Turkey chapter
Pharmaceutical Trademarks 2015/16: A Global Guide 03 03, 2015

Uncertainty Regarding Legal Status Of Social Security Institution’s Reimbursement Commission
International Law Office Newsletter 06 01, 2015


Galatasary University, Faculty of Law, Istanbul (2005)
Kdz. Eregli Anatolian High School, Zonguldak (1999)


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