TASC Provides Advocacy Seminar at ATASC Los Angeles

TASC Provides Advocacy Seminar at ATASC Los Angeles

TASC Co-Chairman Gunay Evinch provided a public advocacy seminar to Turkish American leaders of the Association of Turkish Americans of Southern California. Over 40 community members attended to hear Evinch discuss the Turkish American community’s program in classical lobbying, campaign funding, defending their civil rights in the courts, and sharing Turkish culture with broader American…

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TASC Meets Maarif Foundation at the Turkish House

TASC Meets Maarif Foundation at the Turkish House

TASC Co chair Gunay Evinch, Board members Professor Ahmet Aydilek and Oya Bain hosted Turkish Maarif Foundation (TMF) leaders at Turkevi in Washington DC on March 15, 2017. Present were Mustafa Caltili, Executive Board member of TMF, professor Askin Asan, trustee of TMF and president of Avrasya University in Trabzon,  Nilgun Diptas, president of NEYAD,…

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TURKISH COMMUNITY IN ROCHESTER

TURKISH COMMUNITY IN ROCHESTER

Turkish American Steering Committee (TASC) has recently organized a meeting with the Rochester Turkish Association (RTA) in Rochester. In this meeting, Turkish community leaders and members of TASC and Rochester Turkish Association discussed and evaluated the problems of the Turkish people in the area. The members have decided to work jointly for the forthcoming year.

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UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE PANEL

UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE PANEL

    On November 17th, TASC partnered with University of Delaware Turkish Student Association, Newark campus to host a panel of experts for a discussion on the “Turkey-US relations after the July 15 Coup attempt”. The guest speakers addressed the challenges faced by Fetullah Gulen Crisis, Turkey and Russia relations and different approach to the…

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America cannot forget about its most important ally

America cannot forget about its most important ally

This week, American leaders watched as Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met in Istanbul for the third time since June, this time in bilateral talks on the sidelines of the 2016 World Energy Congress in Istanbul. During Putin’s visit, both leaders agreed to revive the Turkish Stream, a natural-gas pipeline project…

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TASC CO-Chair Visits Turkish and Antalya Bar Associations

TASC CO-Chair Visits Turkish and Antalya Bar Associations

TASC Co-Chair, Attorney Gunay Evinch met with Turkish Bar Association (TBB) President Metin Feyzioglu and Antalya Bar Association (ABB) President Polat Balkan on the Turkish Riviera in Antalya. They discussed cooperation between TASC and TBB on informing Turkish lawyers regarding civil rights issues in the United States, including anti-terror, pretrial detention, interrogation methods, Miranda rights,…

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TASC Co-Chair Speaks at International Law Workshop at Ozyegin University, Istanbul

TASC Co-Chair Speaks at International Law Workshop at Ozyegin University, Istanbul

TASC Co-Chair, Attorney Gunay Evinch spoke at an international law workshop organized by the Eurasia Strategic Studies Center (AVIM) and Ozyegin University, near Istanbul, Turkey.  Evinch’s firm is defending the Turkish Republic Central Bank and Ziraat Bank in the Armenian reparations cases of Bakalian and Davoyan. Over 30 legal scholars and lawyers attended the conference. …

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