Ten partners and foreign legal advisors at SSEK Legal Consultants were honored in the 2014 edition of Asialaw Leading Lawyers, the guide to the leading lawyers in Asia-Pacific. The 10 were recognized as leading lawyers in Indonesia across a total of eight practice areas.
A unique tradition among the Indonesian legal community entered its second decade as the 20th annual Law Firm Games officially kicked off on Saturday, August 16. With the theme "Teamwork Makes the Dream Work," the games opened over the Independence Day weekend with a 5K Fun Run on Saturday.
A new Indonesian Ministry of Trade regulation requires that certain goods manufactured in Indonesia and certain imported goods traded in Indonesia carry a label in the Indonesian language. It is seen as a tool to ensure the right of consumers to receive clear information about the goods they purchase.
The Indonesian Government has released a new list of business fields that are closed to investment and business fields that are conditionally open to investment. The long-awaited New Negative List, increases allowed foreign ownership levels in several key industries, including the health sector.