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Halal Food

Questions Remain Around Halal Certification Compliance in Indonesia

By Winnie Y. Rolindrawan and Alvin Saptamandra Suryohadiprojo The Indonesian government issued Law No. 33 of 2014 concerning Halal Product Assurance (the “Halal Law”) in 2014. This was seen as an important piece of legislation, considering that Indonesia is home to the world’s largest Muslim population and halal refers to what is permissible under Islamic [...]

19th Asia Bancassurance Conference

SSEK Advisor to Speak at Bancassurance Conference

Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, will be a featured speaker at the 19th Asia Conference on Bancassurance & Alternative Distribution Channels, organized by Asia Insurance Review. The conference will be held 10-11 May in Manila, Philippines. The conference allows banks, insurers, insurtechs, strategic partners and international top leaders [...]

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SSEK Partner a Keynote Speaker at Asia HR Employment Law Forum

SSEK partner Syahdan Z. Aziz is a keynote speak at the upcoming Asia HR Employment Law Forum being held May 9-10 in Singapore. The forum aims to help organizations strengthen labor compliance practices to better manage overseas workforces and employee-related matters and to avoid risks in labor disputes. The event will cover labor law updates [...]

Fransiscus Rodyanto

SSEK Partner Fransiscus Rodyanto Speaks about New Indonesian Regulation on Beneficial Ownership

SSEK partner Fransiscus Rodyanto was quoted extensively in an article by International Financial Law Review (IFLR), a leading online and print financial law publication, on Indonesia’s new regulation on beneficial ownership. Indonesia’s president recently issued Presidential Regulation No. 13 of 2018 regarding the Implementation of the Principle on Recognizing Beneficial Ownership of Corporations in the [...]

Denny Rahmansyah

SSEK Assists on Acquisition of Luxury Resort in Bali

SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants has assisted Minor International, one of the largest hospitality and leisure companies in the Asia-Pacific region, and Anantara Vacation Club on the acquisition of a luxury resort in Bali, Indonesia’s premier tourist destination. Anantara Vacation Club, one of Minor International’s brands and a leader in Asia’s shared vacation ownership industry, acquired [...]

Michael Carl

SSEK Adviser Speaks to Chinese Companies about Investing in Indonesia

Michael S. Carl, an international legal adviser, at SSEK Indonesian Consultants, was a featured speaker at a recent conference in China, where he discussed foreign investment in Indonesia. His presentation, “Indonesia: Navigating the Legal Landscape for Chinese Investors,” touched on issues including establishing a business and legal presence in Indonesia, land ownership by foreign investors [...]

Denny Rahmansyah

SSEK Partner Denny Rahmansyah Quoted in Article on Facebook Data Breach

Denny Rahmansyah, the managing partner of SSEK, was quoted extensively in an article by MLex Market Insight on the global data privacy scandal involving Facebook and the British political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica. With Facebook facing a police investigation in Indonesia as part of the scandal, Denny discussed Indonesia’s existing laws and regulations that touch [...]

ALB Employer of Choice 2018

SSEK Named ALB Employer of Choice in Indonesia for 3rd Straight Year

SSEK Legal Consultants has been named a 2018 Employer of Choice for Indonesia in the annual rankings by Asian Legal Business (ALB) of the region’s best law firms to work for. This is the third straight year SSEK has been recognized as an ALB Employer of Choice. ALB quoted one SSEK lawyer as praising the [...]

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Coal Prices for Domestic Power Producers in Indonesia

By Florence Gracia Santoso With international coal sales prices rising, Indonesia’s Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources (“MEMR“) has taken a step to try and control the supply of coal for domestic power producers. The MEMR has enacted MEMR Decree No. 1395 K/30/MEM/2018 dated March 9, 2018 regarding Coal Sales Price for Power Generation for [...]

Ira Eddymurthy

SSEK Founding Partner on Thriving as a Corporate Lawyer in Indonesia

Ira A. Eddymurthy, a founding partner of SSEK Legal Consultants, one of the largest and most highly regarded corporate law firms in Indonesia, was featured in a recent article on successful law firm partners. Ira discussed life as a corporate lawyer in Indonesia and thriving in the profession over the long term. Ira began her [...]