Suluk IP Law Firm provides legal services in all IP matters such as copyrights, trademarks, patents, utility models, designs, geographical indications, domain names, and also IP related cases/disputes as unfair competition, information technology. Suluk IP Team represents the clients before Turkish Patent and Trademark Office in prosecution matters by its experienced trademark and patent attorneys and the team has valuable lawyers to represent the clients before civil and criminal Courts and Courts of Appeals in IP related conflicts.
Suluk Intellectual Property Law Firm
Mahir Iz Cad. No: 28/6 34662 Altunizade, Istanbul, Turkey
Phone: 0090 216 474 12 07-08
Fax: 0090 216 474 12 09
Suluk IP Law Firm provides legal services in all IP matters such as copyrights, trademarks, patents, utility models, designs, geographical indications, domain names, and also IP related cases/disputes as unfair competition, information technology.
Suluk IP Team represents the clients before Turkish Patent and Trademark Office in prosecution matters by its experienced trademark and patent attorneys and the team has valuable lawyers to represent the clients before civil and criminal Courts and Courts of Appeals in IP related conflicts.
The Team provide legal services to prestigious domestic and foreign clients both for prosecution and litigation by providing expert advice, giving careful attention and conducting necessary due diligence work. The Firm’s main goal is to give their clients the best, fast and cost-efficient solutions in their disputes. In addition to the above stated services, the Firm prepares and reviews IP related agreements and carries the negotiations with the adversary parties in amicably settlement procedures.
Areas of specialisation:
- Trademark prosecution and litigation
- Patent litigation
- Design prosecution and litigation
- Media and Entertainment
- Domain name disputes
- Unfair Competition
- Istanbul Bar
- INTA - International Trademark Association
- ECTA (European Communities Trademark Association)
- AIPPI (Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property)
- ALAI (The International Literary and Artistic Association)
Adv. Dr. Cahit Suluk
Attorney at Law, Patent and Trademark Attorney
Dr. Cahit Suluk (Attorney At Law / Trademark and Patent Attorney) is the founder of Suluk IP Law Firm and a highly-regarded IP strategist and litigator, active since 2001.
Having a wealth of experience in the area of IP, combined with academic knowledge, he is one of the most well-known practitioners in Turkey. He provides legal consultancy to many national and international clients from different sectors including media, food, pharmaceutical, clothing, technology, cosmetics, and domestic appliances sectors.
He has been creating valuable strategies for his clients and obtaining favourable results in even complicated patent cases especially in pharmaceutical patent law.
Being also active in trademark and design law, he has been referred as a sole-expert in Turkey in design law by international ranking authorities.
He is not only a distinguished and reputable IP litigator and strategist, but also a highly-respected academician and lecturer. He has published 14 books and more than 40 articles and issued 8 communiqué so far on IP law. His IP related academic research studies and publications are followed by a large audience including judges, lawyers and academicians. His publications are cross-referred in first instances and Supreme Court decisions and benefitted frequently by IP experts.
He contributes to drafting of IP regulations (such as new Turkish Industrial Property Act and revision on Turkish Copyright Act).
Memberships: Istanbul Bar, Turkish Patent and Trademark Office, Istanbul Chamber of Commerce Commission on Intellectual Property, AIPPI Turkey,, ALAI.
Adv. Bahattin Carkaci, MBA
Attorney at Law, Trademark Attorney
Graduated from the Faculty of Law at Istanbul University in 1998. In 2007, he completed International Business Management Program at Sheridan College Ontario. 2006-2007 he worked as legal counsel and country Manager at Orzax Medicine Inc. (Canada).
Since 2008 he has been continuing his career in Suluk IP Law Firm as an IP litigator. Mr. Carkacı advises on and litigates IP matters, with an emphasis on trademarks, designs, patents, copyright, unfair competition and media law. He has extensive experience in IP litigation, both before first instance and appeal courts.
Practice Areas: Trademark, Design, Patent, Copyright, IT.
Memberships: AIPPI, ECTA, ALAI, INTA, MARQUES, Istanbul Bar, Turkish Patent and Trademark Office.
Adv. Zeynep Balcik
Attorney at Law, Trademark Attorney
She graduated from the Faculty of Law of Marmara University, Istanbul in 2008. As a member of Suluk IP Law firm since 2011, she provides litigation, prosecution and consultancy services to the local and foreign clients majorly related to trademark, design, unfair competition, advertising, domain names, company/business names matters. She also manages the prosecution department by handling client’s trademark, design and patent portfolios and building special IP strategies for clients in parallel with each client’s needs. She is a trustworthy litigator with very strong writing skills both in Turkish and English. She also provides services in preparing and reviewing agreements.
Practice Areas: Trademark, Design, Domain and Trade Name.
Memberships: INTA, ECTA, Istanbul Bar Association.