Posts Tagged ‘Labour & Employment’

Labor & Employment

Salaries of Foreign Workers Seconded to Indonesia

By Wynne Prasetyo Bank Indonesia has refined its position regarding the exemption of a cross-border supply of services from the currency requirement, particularly in the case of a foreigner who is employed by a foreign company and seconded to an Indonesian company (Article 8.(1).b.1 of Bank Indonesia Regulation No. 17/3/PBI/2015 and Article C.3.b.1 of Bank [...]

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Update on Free Employment Law Webinar on the Implications of Brexit for Businesses in UK and EU

The Employment Law Alliance is offering a free 75-minute webinar on “The Implications of Brexit: What Does It Mean for Businesses in the UK and Across the EU?” This free webinar is now scheduled for Wednesday, June 14 (the date has been changed from May 24). Webinar Description It has been nearly a year since [...]

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SSEK Features at AmCham Indonesia Discussion on Work Permits

The American Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia (AmCham Indonesia) hosted a discussion on Tuesday, May 9, on work permits. Coping with Work Permits: Finding the Way Forward was moderated by Darrell R. Johnson, the senior foreign legal adviser at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, and featured SSEK senior associate Stephen Igor Warokka. The session took participants [...]

Labor & Employment

Update on Employment Law in Indonesia and Asia

SSEK Legal Consultants has contributed the Indonesia chapter to the new Asia Employment Law, a quarterly review of employment law developments across 15 jurisdictions in Asia. The review is designed to help legal and human resources advisers stay up to date on employment-related legal developments around Asia. For the Indonesia chapter of the Employment Law [...]

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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 [...]

Labor & Employment

Update on Employment Law in Indonesia and Asia

SSEK Legal Consultants has contributed the Indonesia chapter to the new Asia Employment Law, a quarterly review of employment law developments across 15 jurisdictions in Asia. The review is designed to help legal and human resources advisers stay up to date on employment-related legal developments around Asia. For the Indonesia chapter of the Employment Law [...]

Labor & Employment

Guide to Benefits in Indonesia

By Richard D. Emmerson and Indrawan Dwi Yuriutomo In 2011, the Indonesian Government reformed its National Social Security System and passed Law No. 24 on the Social Security Organizing Body (Badan Penyelenggara Jaminan Sosial or “BPJS”) (the “BPJS Law”) to help meet the basic needs of the country’s population. The types of social security programs [...]

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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 Again Earns Top Rankings in New Legal 500 Asia Pacific Guide

SSEK Legal Consultants has again been recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Indonesia in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017 guide to the region’s 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 and [...]

Labor & Employment

Indonesian Employment Law Update: Minimum Wage

By Richard D. Emmerson and Indrawan D. Yuriutomo There have been a couple of recent developments in Indonesia as regards monthly minimum wages that employers should take note of. 2017 Minimum Wage for Jakarta First, the Governor of Jakarta has issued a new regulation on the minimum wage for 2017, Regulation No. 227 of 2016 [...]