Archive for October, 2017

The Future of Work in the Asia-Pacific

The Future of Work in the Asia-Pacific

SSEK Legal Consultants has contributed the Indonesia chapter to “The Future of Work in the Asia-Pacific,” a new report from the Employment Law Alliance. In the report, ELA member firms in 15 countries in the Asia-Pacific examine issues related to the future of work, including the effects of automation, artificial intelligence and the gig economy [...]

Labor & Employment

SSEK Named Labor and Employment Law Firm of Year at ALB Indonesia Law Awards

SSEK Legal Consultants was named Labor and Employment Law Firm of the Year at the 2017 ALB Indonesia Law Awards. The awards, hosted last week in Jakarta by Asian Legal Business, recognized the excellence and outstanding achievements of Indonesia’s leading law firms, in-house legal teams, top deals and dealmakers. Winners were selected on the basis [...]

Michael Carl

SSEK Adviser to Feature at IBA Investing in Asia Conference

Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, will be a featured speaker at the upcoming International Bar Association conference on Investing in Asia. The conference will be held December 7-8 in New York City. It is co-presented by the IBA’s Asia Pacific Regional Forum and North American Regional Forum, and [...]

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Bank Secrecy and Data Protection in Indonesia

By Winnie Y. Rolindrawan and Meta N. Mustikaningrum Banks in Indonesia are subject to bank secrecy/confidentiality obligations grounded in Law No. 7 of 1992 regarding Banking, as lastly amended by Law No. 10 of 1998 (the “Banking Law”). Under the Banking Law, banks and their affiliates are required to keep confidential information regarding its depositing [...]

Legal Alert

Legal Alert September 2017

Please find the SSEK Legal Alert for September 2017. The SSEK Legal Alert is a monthly survey designed to keep you up to date with the latest legal developments in Indonesia.

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Data Protection in the Indonesian Financial Services Sector

By Winnie Y. Rolindrawan and Meta N. Mustikaningrum The Indonesian Minister of Communication and Informatics (“MOCI”) issued Regulation No. 20 of 2016 regarding the Protection of Personal Data in Electronic Systems (“MOCI Reg. 20″) to regulate the protection of personal data by electronic system providers in Indonesia. This regulation strengthens existing data protection obligations (e.g., [...]

ALB Indonesia Law Awards 2017

SSEK a Finalist in 12 Categories at ALB Indonesia Law Awards

Underlining the strength and depth of SSEK Legal Consultants, the firm and its lawyers are finalists in 12 categories at the upcoming ALB Indonesia Law Awards. SSEK is a finalist in the following categories: Banking and Financial Services Law Firm of the Year Labor and Employment Law Firm of the Year Maritime Law Firm of [...]

IFLR Top Tier Firm 2018

SSEK Recognized as Leading Firm in Indonesia in 2018 IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate Law Rankings

SSEK Legal Consultants has been recognized as one of Indonesia’s leading law firms across multiple practice areas in IFLR1000′s 2018 rankings of the world’s leading financial and corporate law firms and lawyers. SSEK received the highest ranking for its M&A and Restructuring & Insolvency practices. SSEK was also recognized as one of Indonesia’s top law [...]

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SSEK Lawyers Discuss Private Placements in Indonesia at AIMA Conference

Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Legal Consultants, and Bezaliel B. Erlan, a senior associate at the firm, were featured speakers at the recent AIMA Asia Navigating Private Placement Conferences in Hong Kong and Singapore. The Alternative Investment Management Association held the conference on October 17 in Hong Kong and October 19 [...]

ALB M&A Rankings 2017

SSEK Legal Consultants Named Leading M&A Firm for Indonesia

SSEK Legal Consultants has been recognized as a Tier 1 M&A law firm in the 2017 M&A Rankings from Asian Legal Business (ALB). SSEK was one of only five firms to receive the Tier 1 ranking. ALB reports that M&A activities in Indonesia doubled in the first quarter of 2017 from the same period last [...]