Archive for November, 2015

Rights

Shareholder Rights in Indonesia: Shareholders and Directors

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants founding partner Ira A. Eddymurthy and Tengku Almira Adlinisa, an associate at the firm, have contributed the Indonesia chapter of the new Practical Law global guide to Shareholders’ Rights in Private and Public Companies. SSEK Legal Consultants is one of the leading corporate and commercial law firms in Indonesia. It works [...]

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2 Free Employment Law Webinars

The Employment Law Alliance is offering a free 90-minute webinar on Tuesday, November 17, focusing on “Hot Topics and Best Practices in U.S. Immigration Laws,” and a free 90-minute webinar on Thursday, November 19, on “Workplace Indecencies and Indiscretions – Best Practices for Canadian Colleges and Universities.” Webinar Descriptions “Navigating the U.S. Business Immigration Maze: [...]

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Public Mergers and Acquisitions in Indonesia: Regulation and Regulatory Bodies

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants partner Fahrul S. Yusuf and Michael S. Carl, a senior foreign legal advisor at the firm, have contributed the Indonesia chapter of the new Practical Law global guide to Public Mergers and Acquisitions. SSEK Legal Consultants is one of the top M&A law firms in Indonesia, as ranked by leading independent [...]

Shipping

Ship Finance in Indonesia: Update and Trends

Bank Indonesia recently issued Bank Indonesia Regulation No. 17 of 2015 (BI Regulation 17), which requires cash and non-cash domestic transactions to use Indonesian rupiah, and Regulation 16/21 requires borrowers of offshore loans to comply with hedging, liquidity and credit rating requirements in certain instances. BI Regulation 17 became effective as of March 31, 2015. [...]

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Establishing a Business in Indonesia: Shareholders and Voting Rights

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants founding partner Ira A. Eddymurthy and partner Denny Rahmansyah have contributed the Indonesia chapter of the new Practical Law global guide to Establishing a Business in … SSEK Legal Consultants is one of the top corporate and commercial law firms in Indonesia. It works with leading international and domestic companies on [...]

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New Indonesian Manpower Regulation: Minimum Wage Formula and Use of Rupiah to Pay Employees

The newly released Government Regulation No. 78 of 2015 regarding Wages (“GR 78″) introduces several important changes, notably those concerning the calculation of provincial minimum wages and the requirement that all employees in Indonesia be paid in rupiah. GR 78 implements Article 97 of Law No. 13 of 2003 regarding Manpower, and repeals and replaces [...]

Practical Law

Pension Schemes in Indonesia

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants partner Fahrul S. Yusuf and Maria Yudhitama, an associate at the firm, have contributed the Indonesia chapter of the new Practical Law global guide to pension schemes. The following is an excerpt from the Indonesia chapter of the Practical Law global guide to pension schemes. Member’s transfer of funds The transfer [...]

businessmen

Public Mergers and Acquisitions in Indonesia

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants partner Fahrul S. Yusuf and Michael S. Carl, a senior foreign legal advisor at the firm, have contributed the Indonesia chapter of the new Practical Law global guide to Public Mergers and Acquisitions. SSEK Legal Consultants is one of the top M&A law firms in Indonesia, as ranked by leading independent [...]

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SSEK Adviser to Speak at Asia Nickel Conference

Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, will be a featured speaker at the 5th Annual Asia Nickel event being held November 18-19 in Jakarta. Michael will offer a legal perspective on building nickel smelters in Indonesia, touching on topics including foreign investment policies and foreign ownership structures, licensing, land [...]

Shipping

Ship Finance in Indonesia: Ship Mortgages and Other Liens Over Vessels

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants founding partner Dyah Soewito, senior foreign legal advisor Michael D. Twomey and Stephen Igor Warokka, an associate at the firm, have contributed the Indonesia chapter of the new Getting the Deal Through global guide to Ship Finance. SSEK Legal Consultants has one of the leading shipping practices in Indonesia. SSEK advises [...]