Our telecommunications team consists of multidisciplinary lawyers with deep expertise in finance, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, infrastructure and real estate, dispute resolution, administrative law, tax, competition, and compliance. We provide consultancy and litigation services on all legal issues that clients in the telecommunications industry may face, combining our know-how in these different fields with our more than a decade of sectoral experience.
Erdem & Erdem offers legal consultancy to internet service providers, fixed phone operators, content providers, and hosting companies for all contracts needed in the sector. These include subscription contracts, interconnection contracts, roaming contracts, infrastructure usage and operation contracts, co-location and facility sharing contracts, assignment contracts, license and certification contracts, partnership contracts and concession contracts. Our team also meticulously carries out procedures such as making and tracking telecommunications license applications.
Furthermore, our leading dispute resolution team represents telecommunications companies in cases involving unfair competition or before courts in lawsuits involving trade, competition, debts or consumer law, administrative cases regarding licenses and certifications, or annulment cases for administrative penalties.
Our office evaluates the compliance of the services offered by businesses with consumer rights regulations and ensures the construction of the necessary legal infrastructure to ensure the compliance of all operations with the regulations. It also provides legal assistance for applications to the Competition Authority as well as the execution of all legal processes before the Information Technologies and Communication Authority (BTK).
Our lawyers represent investors and telecommunications sector actors in transactions such as privatization, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring and public offerings, and various loan agreements, in addition to sector-specific daily legal transactions. Other areas in which Erdem & Erdem provides legal counsel include personal data protection, tax law, and labor law.