Archive for August, 2017


Anti-Corruption Developments in Indonesia

Denny Rahmansyah and Andini H. Dewi According to the Annual Report of the Corruption Eradication Commission (Komisi Pemberantasan Korupsi or “KPK”), the KPK carried out 96 examinations, 99 investigations and 76 prosecutions last year. Seventy cases were decided and received final and legally binding judgments. Judicial decisions were executed for 81 cases in 2016. These [...]

Ira A. Eddymurthy

SSEK Partner a Featured Speaker at HKHPM Indonesia Seminar

SSEK Legal Consultants senior partner Ira A. Eddymurthy was a featured speaker at a recent half-day seminar on “Fair Business Competition in Legal Services in Indonesia,” held in Jakarta by the Association of Capital Market Legal Consultants (HKHPM). Ira spoke during the seminar’s first session, along with the chairman of Indonesia’s Business Competition Supervisory Commission [...]

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 14 jurisdictions in Asia. The review is designed to help legal and human resources advisers stay up to date on employment-related legal developments in Indonesia and around Asia. For the Indonesia chapter of [...]

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SSEK Legal Consultants Celebrates 25 Years in Indonesia

SSEK Legal Consultants is celebrating its 25th anniversary as one of Indonesia’s leading corporate law firms. SSEK opened its doors on August 19, 1992, in the heart of Jakarta’s business district, with founding partners Dyah Soewito and Ira A. Eddymurthy, to provide world-class legal services to companies doing business in the growing Indonesian economy. The [...]

Fahrul Yusuf

SSEK Contributes Indonesia Chapter to Legal 500 Technology Country Guide

Fahrul S. Yusuf, a partner at SSEK Legal Consultants, has contributed the Indonesia chapter to The Legal 500 Technology Country Comparative Guide. The guide provides a pragmatic overview of technology law across a variety of jurisdictions. Fahrul addresses a variety of issues in the IT and technology sector in Indonesia, including communications networks and their [...]


Government to Approve Corporate Actions in the Indonesian Energy Sector

By Ira A. Eddymurthy and Fransiscus Rodyanto The Indonesian Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (“MEMR”) has issued MEMR Regulation No. 42 of 2017 regarding Supervision of Business Activities in the Energy and Mineral Resources Sector (“MEMR 42/2017″). The stated aim of MEMR 42/2017, which took effect on July 17, 2017, is to improve the [...]