Michael S. Carl, a senior foreign legal advisor at SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants, is scheduled to speak at a 2019 global conference in Tokyo on drafting distribution contracts.
The New York State Bar Association International Section’s Global Conference will run from November 5-8. The conference is titled, “A World of Many Voices, United in Our Diversity.”
Michael’s panel, “Drafting Distribution Contracts Around the World: A Practical Guide,” is scheduled for Thursday, November 7.
The session will take a practical approach to drafting issues for key contract provisions from the perspective of key regions of the world, paying particular attention to how suppliers and distributors can address complications arising from the explosive growth of e-commerce intermediaries and their disregard for distribution territories.
Michael will be joined by panelists from the United States, Japan, China, Portugal and Costa Rica.
Michael joined SSEK in 2004 and has more than 20 years of experience practicing law in Southeast Asia, principally in Indonesia. Michael is recognized by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, Asialaw and IFLR1000 as a leading practitioner in the fields of banking and finance, corporate/M&A, projects and energy, real estate, and restructuring and insolvency.
SSEK Legal Consultants is a leading full-service corporate and commercial law firm based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Since its founding in Jakarta in 1992, SSEK has grown to one of the largest and most highly regarded corporate law firms in Indonesia. SSEK is recognized by leading legal directories including Chambers & Partners, Legal 500 and Asia Law as one of the best law firms in Indonesia across all major practice areas including banking and finance, capital markets, corporate law and mergers and acquisitions, construction and real estates, energy and natural resources, labor and employment, project finance, restructuring and insolvency, and shipping. SSEK has been named the Indonesian Law Firm of the Year on multiple occasions