Archive for May, 2016

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Indonesian Legal Review: Banking

By Bezaliel B. Erlan The Financial Services Authority (the “OJK”) has had regulatory authority over Indonesian banks, except Bank Indonesia (“BI”), since December 31, 2013, as stipulated under Law No. 21 of 2011 regarding the Financial Services Authority. BI is Indonesia’s central bank and maintains jurisdiction over the monetary supply. Bank Acquisition Trends The OJK [...]

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English Translation of New Negative Investment List

The Indonesian Government has released a new Negative Investment List, commonly known as the DNI. The 2016 DNI, contained in Presidential Regulation No. 44 of 2016, replaces the 2014 Negative Investment List. Indonesia’s Negative Investment List contains those industries and business areas in which investment is prohibited or restricted. You can find an English translation [...]

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Indonesian Government Issues New Negative Investment List

The Indonesian Government has released a new Negative Investment List, commonly known as the DNI. The 2016 DNI, contained in Presidential Regulation No. 44 of 2016, replaces the 2014 Negative Investment List. Indonesia’s Negative Investment List contains those industries and business areas in which investment is prohibited or restricted. Click here for the Indonesian-language 2016 [...]

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Termination Traffic Lights Asia

Richard D. Emmerson, a senior foreign legal advisor at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, has contributed to Asia Termination Traffic Lights 2015. The publication looks at risk levels in the termination of employment contracts in jurisdictions around Asia. You can access the publication by clicking on Asia Termination Traffic Lights 2015. Mr. Emmerson has 30 years [...]

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Legal Alert April 2016

Please find the new SSEK Legal Alert for April 2016. The SSEK Legal Alert is a monthly survey designed to keep you up to date with the latest legal developments in Indonesia.

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Indonesian Legal Review: Arbitration and Mediation

By Natasha A. Sebayang and Dimas Ajie R. Kolopaking Construction Arbitration: On September 22, 2015, the Indonesian Centre for Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution for Construction, BADAPSKI, held its first seminar to announce its existence as a dispute resolution body in the field of construction. BADAPSKI was established by the Minister of Public Works on [...]

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Employment Law Alliance: Employee Data Privacy in Europe

The Employment Law Alliance (ELA) has published “Employee Data Privacy in Europe: The Essentials for Multinational Employers.” SSEK is the Indonesia member firm of the ELA, the world’s largest network of labor and employment lawyers. “Employee Data Privacy in Europe: The Essentials for Multinational Employers”┬ácovers 25 European countries, with ELA member firms examining various privacy [...]

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Minerals Refinery Investment Environment in Indonesia

Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, spoke at the recent Smelting & Processing Summit in Jakarta. Michael discussed the Minerals Refinery Investment Environment in Indonesia. He looked at topics including domestic mineral processing and refinery activities, the raw ore export ban, the draft new Mining Law, foreign shareholding limitations [...]

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SSEK Partners Speak at Insurance M&A Conference

Ira A. Eddymurthy and Fahrul S. Yusuf, partners at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, spoke at the recent 3rd Conference on Insurance M&A in Asia, organized by Asia Insurance Review and held in Singapore. Ira and Fahrul discussed the latest trends, opportunities, challenges and regulatory developments affecting insurance M&A in Indonesia. SSEK is recognized as one [...]

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SSEK Legal Adviser to Speak at Smelter Conference

Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, will be a featured speaker at the 3rd Annual Smelting & Processing Summit being held May 11-12 in Jakarta. Michael will discuss the Minerals Refinery Investment Environment in Indonesia. He will touch on topics including domestic mineral processing and refinery activities, the raw [...]