İ.Yılmaz Aslan

İ.Yılmaz ASLAN


Mr. Aslan has both of his bachelor’s degree in 1981 and master’s degrees from Ankara University. Following his short judicature practice, he enrolled in “Private Law Ph.D. Program” at Istanbul University Social Sciences Institute in 1986 and received his Ph.D. in private law at the same university in 1989 with his thesis entitled “Avrupa Topluluğu Rekabet Hukukunda Hakim Durumun Kötüye Kullanılması” (Abuse of a Dominant Position in European Community Competition Law). He was appointed to Uludag University Faculty of Management Department of Commercial Law as an Assistant Professor at the same year and as an Associate Professor in 1992.
Mr. Aslan served as a Chairman Advisor at Competition Authority between the years 1997-1999 and as Commissioner for making amendments to the Consumers Protection Act between 1998-2001. He also worked in the Specialization Commissions of the State Planning Organization. Mr. Aslan was awarded the “Consumer Service Award” by the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in March 2004 for its contribution to the preparation of the Consumer Law.
Following his resigning from his position as a professor at Uludag University Faculty of Management Department of Commercial Law, he established his own law firm and started lecturing at various universities and consulting in his area of expertise. In his studies, he has also started academic studies on Energy Law by evaluating the legal gap and demands related to in this field and he has written a three volume law book on Energy Law.
I.ARTICLES
1.“An Overview of Organisation of Good Faith under Turkish Civil Code” Uludag University, Journal of Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, April 1986,Vol. VII, Issue 1, p.189
2.“Delegated Legislations and State Of Law”, Journal of Bursa Bar Association, July 1986, Issue 2, p.2
3. “Financial Leasing(1)” Journal of Bursa Bar Association, February 1987, Issue 29, p.9
4. “Financial Leasing(2)” Journal of Bursa Bar Association, February 1987, Issue 30, p.23.
5. “Questions and Terms of the Financial Leasing Agreement” Money and Capital Markets Magazine, May 1987, Issue 99, p.31
6. “Sources of the Rules of the European Economic Community Relating to Competition” Journal of Economics and Finance, January 1989, Vol. 36, Issue.1, p.15

7. “The Rights of Third Parties within Unofficial Remedies in EC Competition Law” Journal of Economics and Finance, April 1989, Vol.36, Issue 4, p.144
8. “Preliminary Injunction in EC Competition Law” Journal of Economics and Finance, September 1989, Vol.36, Issue 9, p.365
9. “An Overview of Whether Competition Act is Required in Turkey and If so, Why and How?”, Journal of Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences March-November 1992, Vol. 13 Issue 1-2, p.103
10.” Developments in the Inspection of Concentrations” Marmara University European Community Institue Study Year of 1991-1992 Opening Ceremony and Turkish Universities EC Union Meeting, October 7-8, 1991 İstanbul.
11. “Measures Against Competition Restrictive Practices and Their Impact on Medium and Small Size Enterprises ” Uludag University, Journal of Faculty of Economics and Administrative Science, October-November 1993, Vol.14 Issue 1-2, p.67
12. “Reviews and Critics about the Turkish Competition Law Bill”, Uludag University, Journal of Faculty of Economics and Administrative Science, Vol.14 Issue 1-2, p.79
13. “Abuse of Dominant Position by Domineer Enterprises”, European Community Competition Policies,Legal Order and Turkish Competition Law Bill International Symposium, March 11-12,1993, Istanbul Chamber of Industry, Odakule-Istanbul, p.54
14. “Implementation of EC Competition Policies to SMEs and Competition Law Bill”, Presentation Notes of Social Market Economy and Smes, Tosyöy Publications, Ankara, 1994.
15 “Judicial Innovations in Consumer law” Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Customs And Trade, 1st Consumer Council, September 23-24, 1996 Ankara, p.93
16. “Legal Nature and Provisions of Door to Door Sale Contracts”, Journal Of Supreme Court Decisions ,Vol.23, July 1997, Issue 3, p.329
17. “Protection of Consumer Against Standardized Terms of Contract and Consumer Protection Law”, Journal of Bursa Bar Association, June 1997, Issue 55, p.53
18. “Abuse Of Dominant Position on The Act On The Protectıon Of Competition Bill”, EC Competition Policies, Legal Order and Turkish Competition Law Bill International Symposium, March 11-12,1993, Istanbul Chamber of Industry, Odakule-Istanbul, p.97
19.” Implementation of EC Competition Policies to SMEs, Recent Developments and Turkish Competition Law” Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nurkut İnan, Tes-Ar Publications, Issue.20, Ankara 1996, p.69
20. “Law Of Obligations In Point Of Seller’s Obligation Of Warranty.And Its Differences Between Consumer Protection Law” Journal of Muğla Bar Association, February 1997, Muğla p.27
21. “Competition Board Block Exemption Regulation” Journal of Muğla Bar Association, January 1997, Muğla, p.60
22. “Consumer Protection From Misleading Advertisement On Consumer Protection Law” Journal of Muğla Bar Association, July 1997, Muğla, p.25
23. “Legal Assessment Of Regulations Of Competition Authority ” Competition Authority, General Framework of Competition Law and Cartels, November 25, 1997, Almira Hotel-Bursa
24.” Establishment and Studies of Competition Board and Its Impact On SMEs,” BOSYÖD Montly Meeting, May 13, 1997 Bursa
25. “Consumer Protection in Instalment Sales” Banking and Commercial Law Journal , Vol 29, Issue 1, s.143
26. “Competition Authority’s Role in the Formation of Competition Policies” Hacettepe Universty, Journal of Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Issue 26, Ankara, 1997, p.19
27.”Competition Law in Turkey” Zeitschrift für Türkeistudien ( Journal of Turkish Students) Issue 2/98
28. “American Competition Law System” Competition Authority Thursday Conferences, Ankara 1999, Competition Authority Publications
29. “Ordinary Courts and Competition Authority ” LawScope, Conferences and Panels 1998-2000 Ankara Bar Association Publications, p.118 et al.
30. “Application of Competition Rules to Distribution and ve Communiqués of Competition Board Regarding To Subject” Competition Bulletin Issue 2, 2000, p.12
31. “Reviews on the Competition Board’s BİAK(Information and Internet Research Commission) Decision” Competition Journal, Vol.1, Issue 2, p.3, 2000
32. “Exercise of Industrial Design Rights, Relations Between Unfair Competition and Competition Law: Reviews on a Court Decision” Ankara Bar Association, Journal of Intellectual Property and Competition Law, Vol. 1, Issue 2001/1, p.19

33. “Competition-Restricting Agreements and Exemption System ” Seminar of Competition Law on The Process Of EU Entry In Turkey and our Boards, November 24-26, Antalya, Social Politics Seminars 2000/3-4, The Foundation of Researches About Turks All Around The World, İstanbul, January 2001
34. “Complainant Position in Competition Investigation” Marmara Journal of European Studies, Vol.9, Issue.1, 2001, Marmara University European Union Institute Publiciations

35. “Developments in Consumer Protection in the European Community
and Consumer Protection Law Bill” 5th Consumer Council, 2001, Ankara
36. “Vertical Agreements in Competition Law” Ankara Bar Association, 2nd International Law Conference, Ankara, January 2002, Vol.1, p.54-193
37. “Legal Nature of Periodic Maintenance” Modern Approach to Enterprises, In memory of Prof. Hakkı Soydan and Prof. Zekai Yılmaz, Editor Prof. Zeyyat Sabuncuoğlu, Department of Business, Bursa 2002, p. 243
38. “Judicial Innovations in Communiqué of Competition Board’s New Group Exemption on Vertical Agreements” Gift to Prof. Ünal Tekinalp, Journal Of Istanbul University Law Faculty, İstanbul 2002
39. “Competition Authority’s Decisions and Authority in the Field of Telecommunications” Symposium Of The Development of Competition Law Erciyes University, Kayseri April 4, 2003
40. “Jurisdiction Of Administrative Justice By Amendments of the Law Concerning Consumer Protection” 7th Counsumer Council, April 11,2003 Ankara
41. “Abuse Of Dominant Position In The Light Of Competition Board Decisions” International Competition Law Colloquium October 13-17, 2004 İstanbul
42. “Prevention of Parallel Import by way of Exercising Intellectual Property Rights: Principle Of Exhaustion”; Law And Justice – Critical Law Review, Issue 3, January 2005
43. “Reasons Required to Amendments on Competition Act and Notice of Motion” 3rd Symposium on Recent Developments in Competition Law ,Kayseri,April 2005
44. “Reviews on Competition Authority’s Act Amendment Proposal” Competition Bulletin Issue 12. July 20, 2005 p.3
45. “Bank and Credit Cards Law Under Consumer Law” Bank and Credit Cards Symposium Notes, March 20, 2006, İstanbul Bar Association Publications, ISBN 975-6037-29-6

46. “Jurisdiction Of Arbitration Committee For Consumer Problems” Jurisdiction Of Arbitration Committee For Consumer Problems, 2007, İstanbul Bar Association Publications ISBN 978-975-6037-87-4
47. “Current Issues in Competition Law” “Conditions of Claims for Damages in Case of Infringement of Competition Rules” Second Call, Kayseri, April 2007
48. “Competition Issues In Telecommunication, Electricity And Gas Industry In Turkey”, Turkish İndustry And Business Association “Symposium of Competition Problems in Network Economy” Sempozyumu January 18,2008 Ceylan Hotel

49. Reviews on Amendments in “Law No. 5728 on Amendments to Various Laws and Some Other Laws in order to be in Compliance with the Basic Criminal Laws” Under Law No. 4054 on the Protection of Competition (I), Competition Forum, April 2008, Issue 40
50. Reviews on Amendments in “Law No. 5728 on Amendments to Various Laws and Some Other Laws in order to be in Compliance with the Basic Criminal Laws” Under Law No. 4054 on the Protection of Competition (II), Competition Forum, May 2008, Issue 41

51. Reviews on Amendments in “Law No. 5728 on Amendments to Various Laws and Some Other Laws in order to be in Compliance with the Basic Criminal Laws” Under Law No. 4054 on the Protection of Competition (III), Competition Forum, June 2008, Issue 42
52. Reviews on Amendments in “Law No. 5728 on Amendments to Various Laws and Some Other Laws in order to be in Compliance with the Basic Criminal Laws” Under Law No. 4054 on the Protection of Competition (IV), Competition Forum, July 2008, Issue 43
53. “Issues Caused By Competition Prohibition in Fuel Distribution Agreements and Solution Recommendations, Ankara Bar Association, International Law Conference, January, 2010,Bilkent University, Ankara

54. Notices of “Competition Issues in Waste Engine Oil Collection”, October 27, 2011, Workshop of Recent Developments in Waste Collection Industry Under Competition and Environment Legislation, METU, Ankara.
55. “Application Of Competition Law To Syndicated Loans” Gift to Prof. Seza Reisoğlu (Batıder), will be published on Banking and Commercial Law Journal (in conjunction with Adv.Ece Fatma Aslan)
56. “Vertical Integration In Telecommunication Industry And Competition Issues” Gift to Prof. Seza Reisoğlu (Batıder), will be published on Banking and Commercial Law Journal (in conjunction with Adv.Orhan Ünal)

II. BOOKS
(Those that are currently found in Books are marked with (*))

1. “Introduction to Law”, 1990, Ezgi Kitabevi Publications, Bursa, 1990
2. “European Community Competition Law”; The Research Institute Of Banking And Commercial Law Publications, Ankara, 1992 (350 pages)
3. “Competition Law, Competition Law Studies in Turkey and Notice Of Motion”, Ekin Kitabevi Publications, Second Edition, 1993 (198 pages)
4. “Consumer Law And Related Legislation” Ekin Kitabevi Publications, Bursa 1996 (427 pages)
5. “Competition Law And Law On The Protection Of Competition”; Ekin Kitabevi Publications, Bursa 1997 (307 pages)
6. “Competition Law,Law On The Protection of Competition and Communiqués of Competition Board” Second Edition, 2001, Bursa ( 671 pages)
7. “Introduction to Law”, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2001, Second Edition (273 pages)
8. “Business Law”, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2002 (351 pages)
9. “Consumer Law And Related Legislation”, Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2004 (774+xxi pages)
*10. “Vertical Agreements under Competition Law: Theory And Application”, Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2004 (600+xii pages)
*11. Business Law (Commercial Business Law, Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Intellectual Property Law, Contract Law, Competition Law, Consumer Law, Tax Law) (in conjunction with Prof. Doğan Şenyüz and Dr Mevci Ergün), Ekin Kitabevi, 2005 Bursa (500+xxxı pages)
*12. Commercial Law, (Commercial Business Law, Corporate Law, Negotiable Instruments Law) (in conjunction with Dr. Mevci Ergün) Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2005 (280+xx pages)
13. “Theory, Practice and Legislation of Commercial Law” Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2005 (911+xxıv pages)
*14. Courses on Competition Law, Ekin Bookstore, Bursa 2006 (295+xv pages)
*15. Competition Law and Policies in Automobile Industry; (in conjunction with Erol Katırcıoğlu, Şahin Erdıyok, Fevzi Toksoy, Ali lıcak and Fırat Bilgel) Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2006
*16. Introduction to Law, (in conjunction with Doğan Şenyüz, Metin Taş, Ayhan Kortunay) Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2006 (270 pages)
17. “Consumer Law”, 3rd Edition, Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2006 (815+xxiii pages)
18. “Courses on Consumer Law”, Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2007 (363+xviii pages)
19. “Theory, Practice and Legislation of Commercial Law” 4th Edition,Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2007 (1113+xxv pages)
20. “Energy Law Vol I, Competition and Regulation in Electricity Industry”, Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2007 (566+xxvi pages)
21. “Energy Law Vol II Competition and Regulation in Oil Market”, Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2008 (354+xi pages)
22. “Courses on Competition Law” Renewed 2nd Edition; Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2008
*23. “Energy Law Vol III Competition and Regulation in EU and Turkish Natural Gas Markets and LPG Market”, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa, May 2009
24. “Issues and Condition Of Usufruct in Fuel Distribution Agreements and Solution Recommendations” PETDER Publications İstanbul 2009 (150 pages)
25. “Master Plan for Automotive Industry, Automotive Industry Next 5 Years” ODD Publications, 2009
26. “New Rules On Competition in European Union Automotive Sector, including Related Regulations and Guidelines” ; (in conjunction with Adv.Orhan Ünal, Adv. Sibel Yılmaz Atik, Adv. Halil Emre Önal, Adv. Elif Gökdağ Öner) in association with ODD(Automotive Distributers’ Association), Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2010 (248+viii pages)
27. Issues Caused By Competition Prohibition in Fuel Distribution Agreements and Solution Recommendations, (in conjunction with Adv. Emre Önal) Ekin Kitabevi Bursa 2011 (316+ix pages)
*28. Courses on Competition Law Renewed 3rd Edition, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa 2011
*29. “Introduction to Law” Open Education Faculty Publications, Eskişehir 2011
*30. “Consumer Law”; 5th Edition (Revised according to Recent Consumer Law), July 2015, Ekin Kitabevi (780 pages)
*31. “Consumer Law for Bankers”, published by The Interbank Card Center, March 2016 (383 pages)
*32. “Competition Law: Theory and Practice” 5th Edition, Ekin Kitabevi Ekim 2016 ( in press) (1305 pages,two volume)

III. TRANSLATIONS INTO ENGLISH
1. “EC Competition Law Legislation” Ankara University European Research Center Publications Issue 11, Ankara (278 pages)
2. “EC Competition Law Legislation” Competition Authority Publications, (318 pages)
3. “Commission Regulation And Statement Regarding to Vertical Agreements”, Competition Authority Publications, 2001, Ankara (91 pages)
4. “Commission Regulation and Guidelines Regarding to Specialisation Agreements, Research And Development Agreement” Competition Authority Publications, (83 pages)

IV. THESIS
Master’s Thesis : “Social Policies of the European Economic Community” Ankara Unıversity Institute Of Social Sciences,1982
Phd Dissertation: Abuse of a Dominant Position in European Community Competition Law, October 1989, Istanbul University Social Sciences Institute