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Corporate Sustainability 2017 Conference for Legal Advisers

We held the "Corporate Sustainability Conference for Legal Counselors", which we organized in cooperation with Global Compact Turkey, hosted by TÜSİAD.

Corporate Sustainability 2017 Conference for Legal Advisers

Istanbul, 10 March 2017

In the light of economic, political and social developments, society's expectations from companies are shaped and reveal the social responsibilities of companies. At this point, legal advisors have an important role to play. At the conference, we discussed the contributions and roles of lawyers for the sustainability of institutions and organizations.

At the meeting, the opening speeches of which were made by UN Global Compact Turkey President Mustafa Seçkin and our Chairman of the Board Prof. Dr. Metin Çakmakçı, the issue was discussed in all its dimensions.

In the panel moderated by our Academic Board member Dr. Erkin Erimez; Coca Cola Icecek Chief Legal Counsel Atty. Ertuğrul Onur, Managing Partner of ELİG Law Firm, Atty. Gönenç Gürkaynak and Boden Law Co-founder Atty. Değer Boden evaluated the subject in terms of their fields of expertise and shared their experiences. Our conference, which was attended by nearly 70 participants, was widely covered in the press.

In 2018, we will cooperate with universities and organize events where we will open our book for discussion.

Click here to access our Corporate Sustainability Guide for Legal Advisers.