IT (INFORMATİCS) LAWYER
When talking about informatics lawyer, information crime and information law lawyer, we want first mention that social media tools and other sites, applications, programs, etc., which are an important part of the internet, have been in the place of old tools such as mail, fax, letter in personal and mass communication. People have begun to share their personal lives and business life-specific situations from their social media sites exceedingly. When it is thought, it is uncertain what kinds of legal problems these networks, as being at the forefront, Youtube which is a popular video-sharing network, Facebook which has a figure of over half a billion users around the world and Twitter in which people express their emotions with 140 characters, that already have such prevalence will result in. Here we call the IT (information technology) law which is a branch of law examining the legal problems arising on the internet, that is, in virtual realm, and IT lawyer who works in this field.
According to the researches made, the number of visitors of a web site can easily exceed the circulation of a newspaper. Publications in the area of information law also show that the use of the internet in the world and in Turkey has reached an unstoppable pace. Legal problems that arise with this situation are solved only by expert information lawyers. The problems that arise at the beginning of the legal issues in this area, which is closely related to internet law, are; illegal transactions with fake accounts opened on behalf of people in social media, false information written about a person on a website and fraud cases that are committed through internet banking. Cyber it lawyer turkey
The role of the Informatics Lawyer in the Crime of Credit Card Fraud
Credit cards are one of the increasingly used payment tools in recent years. With this increase, the likelihood of malicious people getting your credit card information is increasing. This issue, which is closely related to information and internet law, has begun to cause serious problems for our citizens. One day, you might have been shocked when you get an SMS to your phone like x000 Turkish Lira has been obtained from your credit card. Your credit card has been used by people you do not know, and your card details have already been transferred on to others. It is now impossible for you to use that credit card. However, you may have not known what to do when you come face to face with credit card fraud.
There are a fairly large number of transactions that can be done legally on this subject, which is the domain of the lawyer of information and computer crime. The first thing you must do is to call your bank and submit a petition about the matter. If the amount or amounts withdrawn from your credit card are not returned to your credit card as a result of this petition, the bank’s legal liability will arise. In the next period, you can communicate with an informatics lawyer and act to resolve your grievance. Cyber it lawyer Turkey
Intervention to Fake Accounts Offered on behalf of Persons in Social Media with the Informatics Lawyer
When you wake up one morning, one of your close relatives may say that one has opened a facebook, twitter or instagram account on your name and has sent obscene messages to others in this account. Along with this situation falls within the domain of information law, it is a criminal offense in which information systems are used as a tool in the crime even though it is not regulated under the heading “Crimes in the Field of Information” of the Turkish Criminal Code. Because, other crimes committed through information are also included into the concept of information crime. The nature of the crime committed here is a crime of violation of the privacy of private life committed through the internet.
It can be committed a crime with the fake social media account opened on your name, or contents which damage your personal rights can be shared with your relatives. For example, when a fake social media account is opened on behalf of a student and insulting messages are sent to his teachers, a disciplinary inquiry may be initiated about the student to whom a fake social media account has been opened. When a fake social media account is opened on behalf of a business person and obscene contents are shared, there may be instances like loss of reputation about his/her job and / or dismissal of work. Transactions on what will be done in this area in which information law and criminal law combines can be best known by an informatics lawyer (243rd -246th articles of IT Crimes). What you need to do when you encounter such a situation is to collect information about this topic (screenshots, account profile link, etc.) and get help from an information attorney.
Removing Content from the Internet by means of the Information Lawyer
Search engines are the name given sites that allow people to scan and review information about a topic on the Internet. As acknowledged by the World Informatics Authorities, the biggest search engine is Google. The Google algorithm works word-centric, and if a website uses a word in its content, Google bots will scan it and place it at the point where it is assigned in the search order.
When the names of people are searched in search engines, there are many examples of the situations that people come across with the illegal contents. Each of insults written about those who have been in a television contest as contestants, negative and illegitimate writings written about a lecturer and contents that beneath a brand’s dignity which has crossed the limit of criticism is as an example to these situations. When any illegal content about real or legal persons is found on the Internet, it should be consulted to judicial authorities for removal of them. The permanent removal of the content, which violates the law and / or damages personal rights, from the internet environment is possible by Law numbered 5651.
In order to be able to operate in this subject which is in the field of expertise of the information lawyer both information technology and information law infrastructure are required. Even if the court decision goes in your favor, the implementation of this judgment gets completely into the field of information technique and requires expertise. The contents being talked about can be removed as a result of the application of the lawsuits which will be opened and thus the right to compensation for material or moral damages will be reserved if a loss occurs. In this case, you can apply to the information technology lawyer who can help you on removing content from the internet from communication section.
The Importance of starting off with an Information Technology Lawyer
Precautions should be taken against crimes such as the rapidly spreading of blackmailing through the internet in recent years, violation of privacy of private life and credit card fraud, and people should be careful about those who are unknown while communicate. Unfortunately, some behaviors realized by malicious people aggrieve people against their environment.
Victims who trust people they met on social media sites or Online Chat sites send some of their obscene photos with sexual behaviors to the other person and as a result of this, they are exposed to threats and blackmail via Skype, WhatsApp, YouTube or video over the internet. In order to resolve the grievances, it is necessary to apply to a specialist information lawyer to lead the process more professionally and to take steps quickly. In this regard, you can call us from the following numbers to contact our information lawyers who can help you by providing legal advice and also you can ask us questions from the form below. IT Lawyers
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Publish Date: August 5, 2015