Wednesday, September 06, 2017
The country’s bankruptcy law and its focus upon large-scale debtors, impacts upon the low rates of individual bankruptcy applications here. This is in stark contrast with the higher rates that persist in developed countries. This in turn can have dreadful consequences and stories of desperate individuals who take their own lives as a result of their debts are often to be found in the media
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Foreign Ownership of Indonesian Real Estate Land: It’s Purpose, Changes and Potential for Success & A Comparative Analysis
With many countries “opening their Doors” to global investors, countries allow themselves become the “New Gold”, for both individual and corporate investors. Although many investors found tremendous success in their path, some “Backfired”.
Wednesday, March 02, 2016
The main challenge currently facing further ASEAN integration is that the community’s member states are competing with the United States (US) and its Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agenda, as well as with the People's Republic of China (PRC), with its Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
In the near future then, the emergence of an ASEAN Community legal order can no longer be avoided. Developing and organizing the community’s new legal structure is a must in order to realize the vision for an integrated ASEAN. These are the challenges that not only will member states be facing, but also legal experts, lawyers and academics
Wednesday, January 06, 2016
Money laundering has become an international problem that needs an international solution through the development of law enforcement cooperation among nations, especially in East Asian region.
Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Indonesians often assume that litigation in a common law system is more efficient. However, this belief is often based on pop-culture sources such as Hollywood movies and tv /or stories heard through the grapevine, which do not provide an accurate account.
Monday, June 30, 2014
Indications of fear amongst Indonesian politicians that the Rome Statute could be abused to interfere with the country’s domestic politics. Prime example is this year’s Presidential candidate, Prabowo Subianto
Friday, October 18, 2013
It is questionable whether the Government is ready and will be consistent in traversing the difficult economic road ahead.
Tuesday, July 02, 2013
Then I ran into the law myself, and not just any law, but Indonesian law, a “dark and tangled jungle of law,” perhaps one of the world’s most complex, incomplete, and chaotic systems of law.
Friday, October 12, 2012
The government must lead the battle and for that our hopes are high with the Ministry of Law and Human Rights, Amir Syamsuddin, who is a former practicing lawyer and a renowned litigator.