Archive for January, 2016


Indonesia Readies New Negative Investment List. What Should Investors Expect?

By Stephen Igor Warokka According to numerous media reports, the Indonesian government is in the process of revising the Negative Investment List, commonly known as the DNI, as contained in Presidential Regulation No. 39 of 2014. The revised DNI is expected to be issued in February or March 2016, according to reports. Why is a [...]


Fiduciary Security Registration in Indonesia

By Ira A. Eddymurthy and Christina N. Soela The Indonesian Government has issued Government Regulation No. 21 of 2015 regarding Procedures to Register Fiduciary Security and Fees to Draw Up a Fiduciary Security Deed (“GR 21/2015″). GR 21/2015 revokes GR No. 86 of 2000 regarding the same (“GR 86/2000″). GR 21/2015 regulates, inter alia, the [...]


SSEK Legal Consultants Invites You to a Free ELA Employment Law Webinar

“Year in Review: Key U.S. Labor and Employment Developments in 2015 and What to Expect in 2016″ Thursday, January 28, 2016 The Employment Law Alliance is offering a free 90-minute webinar on Thursday, January 28 focusing on “Year in Review: Key U.S. Labor and Employment Developments in 2015 and What to Expect in 2016.” Webinar [...]


Alert: Ownership of Homes or Residences by Foreigners in Indonesia

By Michael S. Carl and Miftahul Khairi Indonesia issued Government Regulation No. 103 of 2015 regarding the Ownership of Homes or Residences by Foreigners Residing in Indonesia (“GR 103/2015“) in late December 2015. GR 103/2015 entered into force on December 28, 2015. The Government made the new ruling public earlier this week. No major changes [...]


Doing Business Across Asia: Cross-Border Legal Solutions

SSEK founding partner Ira A. Eddymurthy will be a featured panelist at a conference organized by the Singapore Academy of Law on January 21 and 22. The conference, Doing Business Across Asia: Legal Convergence in an Asian Century, will explore cross-border trade practices and regulatory mechanisms in the region, and what they mean for the [...]