DEPARTMENT OF CRIMINAL LAW FOR INSTITUTIONS AND LITIGATION

  • Roots of the Department of Criminal Law For Institutions and Litigation could be tracked back to the year 2006 in which our office signed off an attorney agreement with BEDAS (electric utility of the European side of Istanbul).
  • Our mission is organizedly to pursue and conclude the lawsuits and carry out the enforcement procedures arising out of these lawsuits of the public or private institutions which have agreements with the Department Of Criminal Law For Institutions And Litigation and Ekol Lawfirm .
  • Department Of Criminal Law For Institutions And Litigation, based on the illegal use of electricity records submitted by the client-Bogazici Electricity Distribution Inc., (Bogazici Elektrik Dağıtım A.Ş.) denunciates in order to ensure a criminal case would be initiated and follows up these denunciations. Criminal cases on Electricity Theft which have been initiated as a result of these denunciations constitutes the “Criminal” part of Department Of Criminal Law For Institutions and Litigation.
  • Our office has leading position in this issue in the country and conduced to initiating 35.000 criminal cases. As a result of these cases over 10.000 criminals was convicted and our office managed to return and save thousands of illegal-loss cost and contribute to state budget.
  • Signing off agreement with Thrace Electric Distribution Inc., (Trakya Elektrik Dağıtım A.Ş.) our office pursued illegal use of electricity cases all over the Thrace region. Therefore, Ekol Lawfirmhas started a liaison office in Tekirdağ.
  • As a result of our department’s successful work, after privatization of Dicle Electric Distribution Inc., (Dicle Elektrik Dağıtım A.Ş.) (South Eastern Part of Anatolia) in accordance with the attorney agreement signed with this entity, our office started to render consultancy services to the board of directors’ and employees of DEPSAŞ and DEİAŞ. In addition to that, our office assisted local attorneys on illegal use of electricity-loss cost by educational activities, attorneys in this region have been kept informed about illegal-loss electricity via seminars. In consequence of our services, a campaign to prevent illegal use of electricity has been initiated for the first in the history of Republic in Southeastern Anatolia Region of the country and our office contributed to making a considerable headway on this campaign.
  • Any kind of legal issues and litigations arising out of the acts of the institutions which have a contract with Ekol Lawfirmin the field of enforcement law are handled and dealt by “civil law” part of this department.
  • All lawsuits for mental anguish or pecuniary damages cases on debt and receivables, replevin cases, expropriation, cease of encroachment, cases arising out of labor law against or in favour of the institutions which have a contract with our office are litigated by this department. In addition, we represent these institutions against third parties and offer litigation consulting services for them.

 

SOME OF THE INSTITUTIONS WE PROVIDE SERVICES IN THIS FIELD AS FOLLOWS:

  • Bogazici Electricity Retail Sale Inc. (still continues)
  • Turkey Electricity Transmission and Distribution Inc. (still continues)
  • Dicle Electricity Retail Sale Inc. (still continues)
  • AVEA Communication Services Inc. (still continues)
  • TTNET Inc. (still continues)
  • TURKSAT Inc. (still continues)
  • Turk Telekom Inc. (still continues)
  • Turkcell Communication Services Inc. (still continues)
  • Superonline (still continues)
  • DIGITURK Inc. (still continues)
  • Thrace Electricity Distributing Inc. (between 2009-2014)
  • BOTAŞ Petroleum Pipeline Corporation (between 2011-2014)