Archive for May, 2016


SSEK Takes Part in Atma Jaya Legal Expo

Natasha Amalia Sebayang and Stephen Igor Warokka, associates at SSEK Legal Consultants, were speakers at the recent Atma Jaya Legal Expo. The expo, an annual event organized by Atma Jaya’s Faculty of Law, includes seminars and workshops. It gives Atma Jaya law students the opportunity to network and learn about what it is like to [...]


SSEK Legal Advisor Features in Oil and Gas Year

Michael D. Twomey, a senior foreign legal advisor at SSEK Legal Consultants, was interviewed for The Oil & Gas Year magazine. Michael discusses developments in the oil and gas industry in Indonesia and recent regulations to encourage the development of power projects in Indonesia. Michael has been actively involved in major transactions in the oil [...]


Indonesian Legal Review: Anti-Monopoly Law

By Tengku Almira Adlinisa Law No. 5 of 1999 on the Prohibition of Monopolistic Practices and Unfair Business Competition (March 5, 1999) (the “Anti-Monopoly Law”) was first enacted in 1999 and has never been amended. However, an amended law has been expected for more than a year. A draft of the new Anti-Monopoly Law (the [...]

ALB Employer of Choice

SSEK an Employer of Choice in New Rankings

SSEK Legal Consultants has been named a 2016 Employer of Choice for Indonesia in the annual rankings by Asian Legal Business (ALB) of the region’s best law firms to work for. The rankings are based on the responses of private practice lawyers across Asia, as well as ALB’s own market knowledge. Law firms are ranked [...]

Labor & Employment

Guide to Background Checks

Richard D. Emmerson, a senior foreign legal advisor at SSEK Legal Consultants, has contributed the Indonesia chapter to the Asia Regional Guide to Background Checks, which provides an overview of legal and practical issues relating to background checks in 17 countries in the region. The publication covers a wide range of background checks, from criminal [...]


Indonesian Legal Review: Airports

By Mohammad K. Bratawijaya 1. Introduction: This article focuses on the types of business activities that can be conducted at airports pursuant to the most recent regulations. The regulation of airports is under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Transportation (the “MOT”). The most recent basic regulation on airport business activities is MOT Regulation No. [...]

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Update on Indonesian Employment Law

Richard D. Emmerson, a senior foreign legal advisor at SSEK Legal Consultants, has contributed the Indonesia chapter to Asia Employment Law, a quarterly review of employment law developments across 15 jurisdictions in Asia. The review is designed to help legal and human resources advisors stay up to date on employment-related legal developments around Asia. Mr. [...]