Archive for February, 2017


SSEK Advisor Recognized as Leading Restructuring & Insolvency Lawyer for Indonesia

Darrell R. Johnson has been recognized as a leading restructuring and insolvency lawyer in the 2017 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Restructuring & Insolvency. Darrell was one of just three lawyers recognized in Indonesia. Darrell is a supervising advisor for SSEK’s restructuring and insolvency practice and has extensive experience working with the largest companies doing [...]


Indonesia Regulates Gross Split Production Sharing Contracts for Conventional and Non-Conventional Oil and Gas

By Fransiscus Rodyanto The Indonesian Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (“MEMR”) on January 13, 2017 issued Regulation No. 08 of 2017 regarding Gross Split Production Sharing Contracts (“MEMR Reg. 8/2017″), ¬†which came into force on January 16, 2017. The main features of MEMR Reg. 8/2017 are as follows: Gross Split PSC MEMR Reg. 8/2017 [...]


SSEK Partner Ira Eddymurthy Recognized as Leading Banking Lawyer for Indonesia

Ira A. Eddymurthy, a founding partner of SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, has been recognized as a leading lawyer in the 2017 edition of Who’s Who Legal: Banking. Ira is a supervising partner of SSEK’s banking and finance practice. Who’s Who Legal notes that the “exceptional” Ira Eddymurthy is a market-leading banking and finance practitioner with [...]

Data Protection

Data Protection in Indonesia

By Richard D. Emmerson and Indrawan Dwi Yuriutomo There is no comprehensive data protection law in Indonesia. Indonesian legal scholars often refer to Article 28(g) of the 1945 Constitution as the basis (albeit rather vague basis) for more specific data privacy legislation. Article 28(g) of the 1945 Constitution states: Each person shall have the right [...]

Legal Alert

Legal Alert December 2016

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


SSEK Partners Contribute to International Oil & Gas Regulation Guide

SSEK partners Fitriana Mahiddin and Syahdan Z. Aziz have contributed the Indonesia chapter to the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Oil & Gas Regulation 2017. Fitriana and Syahdan provide a comprehensive overview of the oil and gas sector in Indonesia, and examine issues related to exploration and production, licenses, royalties, taxation, contracts, local content rules, [...]