Posts Tagged ‘Corporate’


Indonesia Launches New Economic Policy Package

By Michael S. Carl and Revaldi Wirabuana On August 31, Indonesian President Joko Widodo, commonly known as Jokowi, enacted the 16th economic reform package aimed at improving the ease of doing business in the country (“16th Reform Package”). This new economic policy package contains measures to accelerate the issuance of business licenses and permits at [...]


Indonesia Takes Steps to Ease Licensing Process for Trade Companies

The Indonesian Ministry of Trade (“MOT”) has issued two regulations with the goal of simplifying the licensing process for companies and reducing the amount of time they must spend on such matters. MOT Regulation No. 7/M-DAG/PER/2/2017 regarding the Third Amendment to MOT Regulation No. 36/M-DAG/PER/9/2007 regarding the Issuance of Trade Business License (“MOT Reg. 7/2017″) [...]

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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 [...]

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. [...]

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SSEK Lawyers Recognized as Leaders in Legal 500 Asia Pacific Rankings

Six partners and foreign legal advisors at SSEK Legal Consultants have been recognized as Leading Lawyers for their work in multiple practice areas in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017 guide to the region’s top lawyers and law firms. Dyah Soewito – Projects and Energy, Shipping Ira A. Eddymurthy – Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, [...]

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SSEK Shines in New Asialaw Rankings

SSEK Legal Consultants is highly ranked across multiple practice areas in Asialaw Profiles 2017, which recognizes the leading law firms and lawyers in the Asia-Pacific region. SSEK received the top ranking of Outstanding in the following practice areas: Construction & Real Estate Corporate/M&A Energy & Natural Resources Labor & Employment Projects & Infrastructure Restructuring & [...]

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SSEK Lawyers Recognized in New IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate Rankings

Eight partners and foreign legal advisers of SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants have been recognized in IFLR1000′s Financial and Corporate 2017 rankings of leading law firms and lawyers. Seven of SSEK’s partners and foreign legal advisers were endorsed as Leading Lawyers. They are Dyah Soewito, Ira A. Eddymurthy, Fitriana Mahiddin, Darrell R. Johnson, Michael D. Twomey, [...]

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Legal Alert August 2016

Please find the SSEK Legal Alert for August 2016. The SSEK Legal Alert is a monthly survey designed to keep you up to date with the latest legal developments in Indonesia.


Indonesian Legal Review: Company Law

By Soefiendra Soedarman Indonesia’s Company Law (Law No. 40 of 2007 regarding Limited Liability Companies) regulates how companies operate their corporations in Indonesia. Since the Company Law was enacted in 2007, it has not been amended nor were there any new regulations issued in 2015 related to the Company Law. One regulatory development is noteworthy [...]


Indonesian Legal Review: Bankruptcy

By Natasha A. Sebayang Law No. 37 of 2004 regarding Bankruptcy and Suspension of Debt Payment Obligations (the “Bankruptcy Law”) sets forth the requirements for filing a bankruptcy petition. The essential requirement is that there must be two or more creditors and at least one mature but unpaid debt for a bankruptcy action to be [...]