Archive for January, 2017

Labor & Employment

Guide to Benefits in Indonesia

By Richard D. Emmerson and Indrawan Dwi Yuriutomo In 2011, the Indonesian Government reformed its National Social Security System and passed Law No. 24 on the Social Security Organizing Body (Badan Penyelenggara Jaminan Sosial or “BPJS”) (the “BPJS Law”) to help meet the basic needs of the country’s population. The types of social security programs [...]

Mining

Government Regulation No. 1 of 2017: Digging a Hole for Indonesian Downstream Mining Industry?

By Ira A. Eddymurthy and Miftahul Khairi The Government of Indonesia (“GOI“) began 2017 by issuing Government Regulation No. 1 of 2017 regarding the Fourth Amendment to Government Regulation No. 23 of 2010 regarding the Implementation of Mineral and Coal Mining Business Activities (January 11, 2017) (“GR 1/2017“). To better understand the policies introduced under [...]

Dewi Savitri Reni

SSEK Welcomes New Partner Dewi Savitri Reni

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants is pleased to announce the promotion of our new partner, Dewi Savitri Reni, effective January 2017. Vitri’s practice includes debt restructuring and insolvency, dispute resolution, foreign capital investment, mergers and acquisitions, oil and gas law, and general corporate matters. Vitri joined SSEK in 2009. She received her Bachelor of Laws from [...]

SSEK Leading Lawyers_ Legal 500 2017

SSEK Lawyers Recognized as Leaders in Legal 500 Asia Pacific Rankings

Six partners and foreign legal advisors at SSEK Legal Consultants have been recognized as Leading Lawyers for their work in multiple practice areas in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017 guide to the region’s top lawyers and law firms. Dyah Soewito – Projects and Energy, Shipping Ira A. Eddymurthy – Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, [...]

Infratructure

New Regulation in Indonesia Amends the Facilities Requirements for Public-Private Partnerships

By Awang Fahrizal Indonesia’s Ministry of Finance (“MOF”) recently issued MOF Regulation No. 129/PMK.08/2016 regarding the amendment of MOF Regulation No. 265/PMK.08/2015 regarding Facilities for the Preparation and Implementation of Public-Private Partnership (“PPP”) Project Transactions for the Provision of Infrastructure (“MOF 129/2016″). MOF 129/2016 amends MOF Regulation No. 265/PMK.08/2015 (“MOF 265/2015″) and introduces several new [...]