As the first event of the 2019-2020 academic year, our University organized a panel discussion on “Arbitration Practices in Turkey” in collaboration with the “Mediterranean Dispute Resolution Center”, an Izmir based Arbitration Center, on September 26, 2019.
Six members of the “Mediterranean Dispute Resolution Center” attended the panel, among which Av. Arber. Yüksel Okyay Evre, Att. Arber. Hilal Çalkınand, Att. Arber. Nevin Can participated as speakers. Our Rector, Prof. Dr. Hasan Ali Biçak and the Chairman of the TRNC Bar Association, Mr. Hasan Esendağlı, spoke at the opening ceremony. A great number of lawyers, trainee lawyers and law students attended the panel.
At the end of the Panel discussion, our Rector, Prof. Dr. Hasan Ali Bıçak, thanked the lawyers of the Mediterranean Dispute Resolution Center and presented a rug engraved portrait of the Founding President of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, President Rauf Raif Denktaş, to Av. Arber. Yüksel Okyay Evre as a sign of appreciation for their contribution in organizing the Panel.