Archive for March, 2017

Chambers Asia 2017 Leading Individual

SSEK Lawyers Highly Ranked in New Chambers Directory

Five SSEK partners and foreign legal advisors have been recognized as leading practitioners in Indonesia across a host of practice areas in the 2017 Chambers Asia-Pacific directory of the leading lawyers in the region. SSEK founding partner Ira A. Eddymurthy received a Band 1 ranking from Chambers for Corporate/M&A. Darrell R. Johnson, a senior foreign [...]

Bank Indonesia in Yogyakarta

Bank Indonesia Issues Rules for Payment System Service Providers

By Harry Kuswara Bank Indonesia (“BI”) has issued a circular letter on licensing procedures and requirements related to payment system transactions in Indonesia. BI Circular Letter No. 18/41/DKSP regarding the Implementation of Payment Transaction Processing, dated December 30, 2016 (the “Circular Letter”), is an implementing regulation for BI Regulation No. 18/40/PBI/2016 on the Implementation of [...]

Legal Alert

Legal Alert January 2017

Please find the SSEK Legal Alert for January 2017. 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 January 2017

Ira Eddymurthy

Ira A. Eddymurthy Recognized in Expert Guides

SSEK founding partner Ira A. Eddymurthy has been recognized for Banking, Capital Markets, Corporate Governance, and Mergers and Acquisitions in Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides. Ira was also selected for inclusion in Expert Guides: Guide to the World’s Leading Women in Business Law. Ira is a supervising partner of SSEK’s banking, capital markets, and corporate [...]

Labor & Employment

Update on Employment Law in Indonesia and Asia

SSEK Legal Consultants has contributed the Indonesia chapter to the new 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 advisers stay up to date on employment-related legal developments around Asia. For the Indonesia chapter of the Employment Law [...]

Chambers 2017

SSEK Recognized for Leading Real Estate Practice in Indonesia

SSEK Legal Consultants has been recognized as a leading firm in Indonesia for real estate and two SSEK lawyers were named leading practitioners for real estate in the 2017 Chambers Asia-Pacific directory of the leading law firms and lawyers in the region. SSEK received a Band 1 ranking for Real Estate in the new Chambers [...]

Oil & Gas Regulation 2017

Overview of the Indonesian Natural Gas Sector

By Fitriana Mahiddin and Syahdan Z. Aziz Indonesia has approximately 150-153 trillion standard cubic feet (“TSCF”) of natural gas reserves. The BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2016 recorded 100.3 TSCF of proven reserves in Indonesia as of the end of 2015, with gas production reaching 75 billion m3, which is a slight decrease from [...]

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017 Shortlisted FOY

SSEK Short-Listed for Indonesian Firm of the Year

SSEK Legal Consultants is on the short list for the Chambers 2017 Indonesia National Firm of the Year. In the 2017 Chambers Asia-Pacific directory, SSEK is rated as a top-tier firm for Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Projects & Energy, Real Estate, and Telecommunications. These rankings across multiple practice areas underline SSEK’s position [...]

Chambers Asia 2017 Leading Individual

SSEK Highly Ranked in Chambers Indonesia 2017

SSEK Legal Consultants earned seven firm rankings in the 2017 Chambers Asia-Pacific directory of the leading law firms in the region. Five SSEK lawyers received individual rankings across five practice areas. SSEK was recognized as a leading firm in Indonesia for Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Projects & Energy, Real Estate and Telecommunications. [...]

Data Management

Management of Personal Data in Indonesia

By Fahrul S. Yusuf and Indrawan Dwi Yuriutomo The management of personal data under Indonesian law is largely consent based. This consent must be given in writing by the owners of the personal data, either manually or electronically, after the owners are given a full explanation of any actions that will be taken in regard [...]