• Impact of New Law on Trade Unions and Collective Bargaining Agreements
  • November 15, 2012 | Authors: Maral Minasyan; Arna Gökçe Uslusoy
  • Law Firm: Kolcuoglu Demirkan Attorneys at Law - Istanbul Office
  • Although the New Trade Unions and Collective Bargaining Agreements Law No. 6356 (the “Law”) was strictly criticized, it was recently approved by President Abdullah Gül without any change. The Law was published in the Official Gazette and entered into force on 7 November 2012. The Law will have significant effects on more than 10 million employees in their labour related rights. The purpose of this bulletin is to provide an overview of the significant changes introduced by the Law.