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SSEK Partner Discusses Data Collection Legal Issues at IPBA Conference

Denny Rahmansyah, the managing partner of SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, was a featured speaker at the recent Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) conference in Manila, the Philippines. Denny spoke at the IPBA session on “Legal Issues of Data Collection and Usage by Financial Institutions, Insurers and Corporates.” He looked at the challenges facing companies in Indonesia [...]

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Virtual Currency Is Here, So How Is Indonesia Going to Regulate It?

By Harry Kuswara Virtual currency, or cryptocurrency, has made its way to Indonesia and government agencies are working to regulate its use. But as Bitcoin, Ripple, Peercoin and other virtual currencies increasingly attract the interest of Indonesians for all kinds of reasons, there is no regulation in Indonesia that deals specifically with virtual currency, a [...]

Legal 500 2018 Leading Individual

SSEK Lawyers Recognized as Leaders in New Legal 500 Asia Pacific Rankings

Five 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 2018 guide to the region’s top lawyers and law firms. SSEK’s Leading Lawyers are Dyah Soewito (Projects & Energy, Shipping); Ira A. Eddymurthy (Banking & Finance, [...]

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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 [...]

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; [...]

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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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Legal Alert December 2017

Please find the SSEK Legal Alert for December 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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Indonesian Central Bank Regulates Financial Technology

By Harry Kuswara Indonesia’s central bank has for the first time issued a regulation designed to deal with financial technology (“fintech”) in general. Bank Indonesia (“BI”) Regulation Number 19/12/PBI/2017 regarding the Provision of Financial Technology, dated November 30, 2017 (“Reg. 19/2017″), was made public by BI on December 7.  The stated aim of Reg. 19/2017 [...]

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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 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 [...]