Archive for January, 2018

Chambers 2018 Firm

SSEK Highly Ranked in Chambers 2018 Guide to Leading Law Firms and Lawyers in Indonesia

SSEK Legal Consultants earned six firm rankings in the 2018 Chambers Asia-Pacific directory of the leading law firms and lawyers in the region, underling its standing as one of the elite corporate law firms in Indonesia. Four SSEK lawyers received individual rankings across four practice areas. SSEK was recognized as a leading firm in Indonesia [...]


Personal Data and Security Requirements in Indonesia

By Denny Rahmansyah and Saprita Tahir An electronic system provider (ESP) in Indonesia must maintain the correctness, validity, confidentiality, accuracy, relevance and compatibility with the purpose of the acquisition, collection, processing, analysis, retention, display, publication, transmission, dissemination and destruction of personal data. Additionally, an ESP must also carry out certification of its electronic system to [...]

Fransiscus Rodyanto

SSEK Welcomes New Partner Fransiscus Rodyanto

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants is pleased to announce the appointment of our new partner, Fransiscus Rodyanto, effective January 2018. Frans is a member of the firm’s energy and natural resources practice, with a focus on oil and gas law, the geothermal industry and power projects. Frans is also involved in mining and infrastructure projects, property [...]

Chambers Asia Pacific 2018 Shortlisted

SSEK a Finalist for Indonesia Domestic Law Firm of the Year at Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards 2018

SSEK Legal Consultants is on the short list for the Chambers 2018 Indonesia Domestic Firm of the Year. In the 2018 Chambers Asia-Pacific directory, SSEK is rated as a top-tier firm for Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A, Employment, Projects & Energy, Real Estate, and Telecommunications. These rankings across multiple practice areas underline SSEK’s position as a [...]

Legal 500 2018 Top Tier Firm

SSEK Earns Top Rankings in 2018 Legal 500 Guide to Leading Lawyers and Law Firms in Indonesia

SSEK Legal Consultants has again been recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Indonesia in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 guide to the top law firms and lawyers. Based on client feedback and the work of the firm’s lawyers, SSEK earned the highest ranking in six practice areas: Banking & Finance; [...]


SSEK Contributes Indonesia Chapter to Bribery, Corruption and Compliance Guide

Denny Rahmansyah, a partner in SSEK’s risk management and compliance practice, and Nico Mooduto, an associate at the firm, have contributed the Indonesia chapter to the Global Legal Insights guide Bribery & Corruption 2018. Denny and Nico provide an overview of the legal and enforcement regime in Indonesia, discuss key issues relating to investigation and [...]

Labor & Employment

Indonesian Employment Law Update: Employers Can No Longer Terminate Employees Who Are Married to Each Other

By Dicky Tanjung Employers in Indonesia were previously afforded the right to include in their employment contracts, company regulations or collective labor agreements a provision giving the employer the right to terminate an employee having a marital bond and/or a blood relationship with another employee in the same company. It is understandable that employers might [...]


Data Protection Rules and Principles in Indonesia

By Denny Rahmansyah and Saprita Tahir There are several main obligations that must be fulfilled by an electronic system provider (ESP) in Indonesia under Minister of Communication and Informatics Regulation No. 20 of 2016 regarding Personal Data Protection in Electronic Systems (MOCI Regulation 20) to ensure that personal data is processed properly. These obligations include:


Free Employment Law Alliance Webinar on US Employment Law Developments and Outlook

The Employment Law Alliance is offering a free 90-minute webinar on Wednesday, January 10 on “Key US Employment Law Developments and What to Expect in 2018.” This webinar will provide an overview of the most important developments in employment law in the United States in 2017, what is currently trending and what companies can expect [...]