Posts Tagged ‘data protection’

Labor & Employment

Employee Data Privacy in Indonesia

There is no law or regulation in Indonesia that specifically regulates the collection, use or handling of an applicant’s personal data, including protection of the privacy of an employee’s particulars. The Indonesian Minister of Communication and Informatics (MOCI) relatively recently issued MOCI Regulation No. 20 of 2016 regarding the Protection of Personal Data in Electronic [...]

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SSEK Leads Legal Training on Data Protection

SSEK’s managing partner, Denny Rahmansyah, assisted by Saprita Tahir, an associate of the firm, led a legal training session on data protection for the board of PT Indocement Tunggal Prakarsa Tbk, one of the largest cement producers in Indonesia. The training included Indonesian regulations on handling and transferring personal data, including the personal data of [...]

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SSEK Lawyers Quoted in Bloomberg Article on Data Privacy in Indonesia

Fahrul S. Yusuf, a partner at SSEK, and Saprita Tahir, an associate of the firm, were quoted extensively in a Bloomberg BNA article on data privacy in Indonesia in the wake of the Facebook data privacy scandal, which may have affected more than one million Indonesians. Fahrul noted that one factor driving anxiety in Indonesia [...]

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Free Employment Law Alliance Webinar on New Data Protection & Privacy Regulations in the EU

The Employment Law Alliance is offering a free 90-minute webinar on Wednesday, March 7 on “New Data Protection & Privacy Regulations in the EU.” This webinar will provide an overview of the major changes in the European personal data protection legal framework introduced by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). You will hear perspectives from [...]

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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:

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Data Protection in Indonesia

By Denny Rahmansyah and Saprita Tahir Article 28(G) of the 1945 Constitution is considered as the basis for more specific data privacy legislation in Indonesia. Article 28(G) provides that every person has the right to: (i) Protection of their personal selves, families, respect, dignity and possessions under their control; and (ii) Security and protection from [...]

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SSEK Contributes Indonesia Chapter to Data Protection Global Guide

Denny Rahmansyah, a partner at SSEK Legal Consultants, and Saprita Tahir, an associate at the firm, have contributed chapters on data protection and privacy in Indonesia as part of the Data Protection Global Guide 2017/18. The guide is published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law. Denny and Saprita provide an overview of data protection and privacy [...]

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SSEK Speaks at Master Class on Legal Aspects of Cloud Computing in Indonesia

SSEK Legal Consultants was asked to speak at the Techonomy Master Class 2017 organized by the Business Law Society at the University of Indonesia Faculty of Law. The theme of the event was “Privacy and Security Concerns in Cloud Computing.” Harry Kuswara, an associate at SSEK, gave a presentation at the event. He disused data [...]

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Data Protection in Indonesia: Breaches and Marketing

By Winnie Y. Rolindrawan and Meta N. Mustikaningrum Data Breaches A data breach involving a financial institution in Indonesia does not trigger an immediate reporting requirement to the relevant authority. Instead, periodical reports on consumer complaints and further services and settlements provided to such consumers must be made to the Financial Services Authority (“OJK”) or [...]

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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 [...]