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Global Legal Network – Meritas Focuses On Quality amid Market Turbulence
During this time of limited travel where we have to adept at utilizing collaborative technologies to meet the needs of our firm and clients, we are delighted to share the below Article in which our Senior Partner, Nini N. Halim, provided her thoughts on how the Global Legal Network of Meritas focuses on “quality” amidst the market turbulence.   Visit the link to read the full article: Global Legal Network Meritas Focuses On Quality amid Market Turbulence.  
Newsletter - Financial Services Authority Allows General Meeting of Shareholders of Public Companies to be Convened Electronically in The Midst of The Corona Virus Disease-19 (“COVID-19”) Pandemic
Author: Capital Market & Banking Finance Practice Group     Since its first occurrence in Indonesia earlier this year, the number of confirmed COVID-19 case has significantly increased from time to time. This situation forced the Government of Indonesia, through regional government, to apply public movement restrictions by introducing the concept of Large-Scale Social Restrictions (Pembatasan Sosial Berskala Besar – “PSBB”) which prohibits mass...
Newsletter - New Capital Market Regulations on Material Transactions and Affiliated and Conflict of Interest Transactions
Author: Capital Market & Banking Finance Practice Group     OVERVIEW   The Indonesian Financial Services Authority (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan – “OJK”) has recently issued the new regulations relating capital market sector, namely:   OJK Regulation No. 17/POJK.04/2020 on Material Transactions and Change of Business Activities, entered into effect on 21 April 2020 (“POJK No. 17/2020”); and OJK Regulation No....
Newsletter - Doing Business During The Pandemic: Indonesia’s Government Support in Countermeasuring The Corona Virus Disease-19 (“COVID-19”) Outbreak
Author: Corporate and Investment Practice Group     The spread of COVID-19 outbreak has significantly disrupted the economic stability of almost all nations around the globe, not excluding Indonesia. Shortly after the first two cases of COVID-19 in Indonesia were confirmed by the Government of Indonesia (“GoI”) back in March 2020, the GoI declared the COVID-19 outbreak as: (i) the public health emergency through the Presidential Decree No. 11 of 2020 on...
Newsletter - Mandatory Disclosure of The Beneficial Owner of A Limited Liability Company
Author: Corporate and Investment Practice Group   GENERAL OVERVIEW OF THE MANDATORY DISCLOSURE OF BENEFICIAL OWNER   To support the ongoing efforts in deterring and eradicating economic crimes as well as illicit financial flows, the Government of Indonesia (“GoI”) has enacted the Presidential Regulation No. 13 of 2018 on the Implementation of the Principle of Knowing the Beneficial Owners of Corporations in relation to the Prevention and Eradication of...
Newsletter - Restorative Justice as A Solution in Indonesian Criminal Proceedings
Author: Commercial Dispute Resolution Practice Group   In Indonesia, disputes arising between victim and perpetrator under criminal law are resolved through criminal proceedings. However, criminal proceedings focus on providing a deterrent effect on the perpetrator rather than providing merits to all parties, especially for the victim. Therefore, many victims did not receive any material or imaterial remedy for the consequence of criminal act conducted by perpetrator, even the...
Newsletter - Corona Virus Disease-19 (“COVID-19”) Pandemic as Force Majeure in Indonesia?
Author: Commercial Dispute Resolution Practice Group   The pandemic of Corona Virus Disease-19 or generally known as COVID-19, has significantly affected all of the business sectors in Indonesia. This situation interrupt most of all business sectors, and affects business actors which are struggling to maintain their business operation. Some business actors are being forced to close temporarily or even permanently. This situation affects the increase of companies that went bankrupt or...
HHR Lawyers’ Nini N. Halim Elected to Board of Directors of Meritas Global Alliance of Law Firms
HHR Lawyers, a Jakarta-based law firm, today announced that Nini N. Halim has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Meritas, a global alliance of independent law firms that serves the legal needs of companies doing business across markets. Ms. Halim was elected to the position from the more than 7,400 attorneys in the Meritas member network and will serve with 20 others from around the world for a three-year term.   Visit the link to read the full Press Release: [Press...
Recognitions from Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2021
We are pleased to announce thrilling news from Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2021. HHR Lawyers is recognised as Indonesia Recommended Firm in Commercial and Transactions, also our Senior Partner, Pheo M. Hutabarat is named as Indonesia Litigation Star in Commercial and Transactions.   Benchmark Litigation is the definitive guide to the region’s leading dispute resolution firms and lawyers, recognised the leading litigators and most impactful...
Pheo M. Hutabarat Named to Indonesia's Top 100 Lawyers 2021 by The A-List Asia Business Law Journal
HHR Lawyers proudly announce that Pheo M. Hutabarat, our Senior Partner, named to Indonesia's Top 100 Lawyers 2021 by The A-List Asia Business Law Journal. He is continuing his remarkable accomplishments in the same list from previous years.   The A-List is based on extensive research conducted by Asia Business Law Journal where they included thousands of in-house counsel in Indonesia and around the world – as well as partners at international law firms...
Meet Meritas Young Lawyers from All Across Asia
HHR Lawyers is proud to be a member of Meritas where our lawyers can connect and learn from their peers all around the world, especially Asia. Asia is considered to be the world’s largest continent is also the most diverse. Check out this introductory video made by the Meritas young lawyers in Asia – a prelude to a series of short videos showcasing the cultural differences and nuances within Asia.   Do keep a lookout for our firm’s...
Meritas Young Lawyers Asia - Episode 2: How We Came to be Lawyers?
What are the driving forces that motivate individuals to pursue law as a career? Find out in this video as we hear the stories from Meritas Young Lawyers in Asia. Also, learn why our lawyer, Bunga F. Wijayanti, chose a career path in law and let's hear her story!     
HHR Infographics on Certain Legal Issues: Credit Restructuring
        If you are interested to learn more about our infographics and how we could assist your company, please do not hesitate to send your queries to us via email at clientcare@hhrlawyers.com.
HHR Infographics on Certain Legal Issues: Suspension of Debt Payment Obligation in Property Business
        If you are interested to learn more about our infographics and how we could assist your company, please do not hesitate to send your queries to us via email at clientcare@hhrlawyers.com.
HHR Infographics on Certain Legal Issues: Data Protection and Cybersecurity
        If you are interested to learn more about our infographics and how we could assist your company, please do not hesitate to send your queries to us via email at clientcare@hhrlawyers.com.
HHR Infographics on Certain Legal Issues: Clean Break Provision in Termination of Distributorship Agreement in Indonesia
        If you are interested to learn more about our infographics and how we could assist your company, please do not hesitate to send your queries to us via email at clientcare@hhrlawyers.com.
HHR Infographics on Certain Legal Issues: Intellectual Property Rights in the Electronic System
        If you are interested to learn more about our infographics and how we could assist your company, please do not hesitate to send your queries to us via email at clientcare@hhrlawyers.com.
HHR Infographics on Certain Legal Issues: New Positive List of Investment in Indonesia
        If you are interested to learn more about our infographics and how we could assist your company, please do not hesitate to send your queries to us via email at clientcare@hhrlawyers.com.
HHR Lawyers is Named as M&A Law Firm of the Year in Indonesia by The 2021 Lawyer Network Annual Awards
  It is our pleasure to humbly announce that HHR Lawyers is named as M&A Law Firm of the Year in Indonesia by The 2021 Lawyer Network Annual Awards.   The Lawyer Network Annual Awards focus on practice area expertise and the jurisdiction by bringing the best of each sector and location to the client. With this award, it reflects that HHR always provide superior legal works and client services, thus sustaining its ability to be one of the most reputable and leading...
Recognitions from asialaw Profiles and Leading Lawyers 2022 Edition
  HHR Lawyers is truly honored to be recognized as "Highly Recommended Firm" and our Senior Partner, Pheo M. Hutabarat, is named as "Distinguished Practitioner in Dispute Resolution" by asialaw Profiles and Leading Lawyers 2022 Edition.   The rankings are the definitive guide to leading law firms and lawyers in Asia, where it provides law firm recommendations and editorial analysis of key practice areas and industry sectors. This acknowledgment...
Meritas Young Lawyers Asia - Episode 3: Traditional Costumes Worn in Asia
  We are proud to have our Young Lawyer, Bunga F. Wijayanti, be part of this Meritas video series sharing about the beautiful traditional costumes worn in Asia. In this video, you can see her wearing traditional costume from Bali, one of the provinces in Indonesia. Just look at the vibrant colors, how beautiful!    
Recognitions from IFLR1000 31st Edition 2021-22
  HHR Lawyers is proud to announce our recognitions as "Recommended Firm" and our Senior Partners, Pheo M. Hutabarat and Rosna Chung, as "Highly Regarded Lawyers in Banking, Restructuring & Insolvency" by IFLR1000 31st Edition 2021-22.   HHR Lawyers provides a full range of legal services to its clients, and has established several practice areas within the firm to develop its legal services. HHR Lawyers' expertise and capability have been...
Pheo M. Hutabarat is Chosen as Capital Market Expert of the Year in Indonesia by Leaders in Law - Global Awards 2021
  HHR Lawyers is proud to share with you that our Senior Partner, Pheo M. Hutabarat, is chosen as "Capital Market Expert of the Year in Indonesia" by "Leaders in Law - Global Awards 2021". Leaders in Law presented the prestigious award in recognition of both his excellent service and expertise in his field. Leaders in Law has undertaken detailed research using their independent team to enable them to create shortlists that have been carefully...
HHR Recognitions in 2021
  HHR Lawyers humbly presents our recognitions and achievements during the year of 2021. While so much has changed over the year and despite the new condition that we have to face due to pandemic, we are able to stand together, fight and give our best effort in everything.   We really appreciate the great support from all of our clients, colleagues, lawyers and employees. May we all be blessed with health and lots of success in the upcoming new...
Season's Greetings from HHR Lawyers
  Wishing our clients, colleagues and friends a wonderful Christmas and magnificent year ahead.   Stay safe and healthy.  
HHR Lawyers Earns Recertification in Meritas, the Leading Global Alliance of Independent Business Law Firms
  HHR Lawyers membership in Meritas means clients can access quality legal expertise around the world.   JAKARTA, INDONESIA – HHR Lawyers, a Jakarta-based law firm, announced that it has been awarded recertification in Meritas, a global alliance of independent business law firms. HHR Lawyers joined Meritas in 2019 and, as a condition of its membership, is required to successfully complete recertification every three years.   Meritas is the only law firm...
HHR Lawyers in DOLC 2022 Workshop "Putting Your Thoughts into Legal Writing"
  HHR Lawyers in collaboration with DOLC FHUI (Days of Law Career Fakultas Hukum Universitas Indonesia) 2022, one of the biggest job fairs in Indonesia, held an exciting online workshop "Putting Your Thoughts into Legal Writing" on Friday, 11 February 2022. Our Partners, Bunga F. Wijayanti and M. Fathan Nautika also Senior Associates, Georgine B. Sahetapy and Pardamean Kurniawan shared their knowledge and experience as the speakers.   Please...
Milanti T. Kirana is Selected as Asian Legal Business Indonesia Rising Stars 2022
  HHR Lawyers is honored to share that our Partner, Milanti T. Kirana is selected as "ALB Indonesia Rising Stars 2022" in Asian Legal Business' fourth annual list which includes Indonesian based lawyers under the age of 40.   The list spotlights upcoming lawyers in the country who are leaving their mark in the industry and gaining plaudits from their clients in the process. The list was chosen based on the important deals or cases, key clients and significant...
Soft Skill Sharing Session “Work Ethics the HHR Way – Virtual Meeting and Social Media Ethics on Working or Professional Life”
  On 11 April 2022, our Senior Associates (Georgine B. Sahetapy, Pardamean Kurniawan and Luthfi I. Putera) and Partners (Bunga F. Wijayanti and Yuris A. Hakim) conducted the Soft Skill Sharing Session of “Work Ethics the HHR Way – Virtual Meeting and Social Media Ethics on Working or Professional Life” with all associates at our office.     Health protocols were applied before and during the session.    
HHR Lawyers Celebrated Kartini Day
  HHR Lawyers celebrated Kartini Day by wearing kebaya (traditional Indonesian blouse) and batik throughout the day. Kartini Day is celebrated annually on April 21 to commemorate the birthdate of Raden Ajeng Kartini, the Indonesian National Heroine who paved the path for women’s rights, empowerment and education. This celebration of Kartini Day is also a reminder to continue striving for gender equality and the opportunity to education. Happy Kartini Day!   Health...
Meet Our Meritas Young Lawyer Representative - Bunga F. Wijayanti
  HHR Lawyers is pleased to share with you an interview with our Partner and the Meritas Young Lawyer representative from Indonesia, Bunga F. Wijayanti.   Testimonials from some of her colleagues can be seen in the following video.  
HHR Lawyers Will Attend the 2022 Meritas Annual Meeting in London
  HHR Lawyers is excited to announce that we will be attending the 2022 Meritas Annual Meeting in London on 4-6 May 2022. HHR Lawyers is Indonesia's exclusive member firm of Meritas, the premier global alliance of independent law firms.    Our Senior Partner, Nini N. Halim and Partner, Bunga F. Wijayanti, will join other Meritas lawyers from over 50 countries in-person. The 2022 Annual Meeting will focus on business growth through the lens of doing so responsibly,...
Pheo M. Hutabarat is Listed in Indonesia's Top 100 Lawyers 2022 of The A-List Asia Business Law Journal
  We are pleased to share that our Senior Partner, Pheo M. Hutabarat, is named in The A-List Asia Business Law Journal as one of Indonesia's Top 100 Lawyers 2022. You may see the list here.   Asia Business Law Journal presents its A-List of top 100 lawyers practising in Indonesia based on extensive research – along with nominations from in-house counsel in Indonesia and elsewhere, and Indonesia-focused partners at international law firms based outside the...
HHR Lawyers and Pheo M. Hutabarat are Listed in Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2022 Ranking
  We are thrilled to announce that HHR Lawyers is listed in Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2022 ranking as "Indonesia Recommended Firm" in Commercial and Transactions also Insolvency. Our Senior Partner, Pheo M. Hutabarat, is also named as "Indonesia Litigation Star" in Commercial and Transactions. You may see the ranking here.   Benchmark Litigation research is based in Hong Kong and is conducted through extensive interviews with litigators,...
HHR Lawyers is Recognised as Recommended Firm in Capital Markets: Debt & Equity by IFLR1000 2022
  The IFLR1000 Capital Markets and Investment Funds rankings 2022 are now live and we are delighted to announce that HHR Lawyers has been ranked as one of the best performing law firms in the world: "Recommended Firm" in Capital Markets: Debt & Capital Markets: Equity IFLR1000 undertakes qualitative research into law firms and lawyers, and it remains the only international legal market research brand focused on ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis of...
What's Happening with Data Privacy in Indonesia? An Interview with Data Privacy Lawyers of HHR Lawyers
  Data Privacy has become a significant concern for companies worldwide. Now, what's happening with Data Privacy in Indonesia?   Let's find out more about the top 3 Data Privacy concerns of global organisations and how developed is the Data Privacy law in Indonesia today according to our Data Privacy lawyers, Milanti T. Kirana and M. Fathan Nautika, in this Meritas interview.    
HHR Lawyers is a Recognised Firm in Project Development by IFLR1000 2022
  The IFLR1000 Financial & Corporate and Project Development rankings 2022 are now live and we are pleased to share that HHR Lawyers has been ranked as one of the best performing law firms in the world: "Recognised Firm" in Project Development   IFLR1000 undertakes qualitative research into law firms and lawyers, and it remains the only international legal market research brand focused on ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis of financial and...
Happy 77th Indonesia's Independence Day from HHR Lawyers
  Today is the day when all of us Indonesians commemorate the 77th Indonesia's Independence Day. With the spirit of "Gotong Royong", we believe that Indonesia can recover, grow and stand even taller than before - as the theme of this year's Independence Day "Recover Faster, Rise Stronger" ("Pulih Lebih Cepat, Bangkit Lebih Kuat"). Here's wishing everyone a happy 77th Indonesia's Independence Day from all of us at HHR...
HHR Lawyers is a Recommended Firm in M&A and Restructuring & Insolvency by IFLR1000 2022
  The IFLR1000 M&A, Private Equity and Restructuring & Insolvency rankings 2022 are now live and we are pleased to share that HHR Lawyers has been ranked as one of the best performing law firms in the world: "Recommended Firm" in M&A and Restructuring & Insolvency IFLR1000 undertakes qualitative research into law firms and lawyers, and it remains the only international legal market research brand focused on ranking law firms and lawyers on the basis...
Pheo M. Hutabarat and Rosna Chung are Ranked as Highly Regarded by IFLR1000 Leading Lawyers 2022
  The IFLR1000 Leading Lawyers 2022 has launched its lawyer ratings for the 32nd edition of IFLR1000 and we are pleased to share that our Senior Partners, Pheo M. Hutabarat and Rosna Chung have been listed as "Highly Regarded" lawyers in "Restructuring and Insolvency, Banking". The 2022-23 edition features submissions from across 120+ markets and is the most detailed analysis of lawyers working in corporate finance they have ever...
HHR Lawyers is Ranked in Various Practice Areas and Leading Lawyers Categories by IFLR1000 2022
  All rankings of the IFLR1000 2022 - 32nd edition for Indonesia jurisdiction are now launched, and HHR Lawyers have been ranked in various practice areas and leading lawyers categories. We are thrilled to summarize the rankings that we have received from IFLR1000 this year as below:   "Recommended Firm" in Banking "Recommended Firm" in Capital Markets: Debt "Recommended Firm" in Capital Markets: Equity "Recommended...
HHR Lawyers Will Attend MERITAS Asia Regional Meeting 2022 in Bangkok
  We are excited to share that HHR Lawyers will be attending MERITAS Asia Regional Meeting 2022 in Bangkok, Thailand on 14-16 September 2022. HHR Lawyers is Indonesia's exclusive member firm of Meritas, the premier global alliance of independent law firms.  Our Senior Partner, Nini N. Halim is ready to participate in the Meritas Board Meeting, and our Partners, Bunga F. Wijayanti also Milanti T. Kirana, cannot wait to join Meritas Asia Young...
26th Anniversary Celebration of HHR Lawyers
  HHR Lawyers celebrates its 26th Anniversary on 15 September 2022 by having a humble ceremony at Grha HHR Lawyers to commemorate and express gratitude to God for the journey of the company since 1996. The theme for this year's anniversary is "Living Through the Crisis & Moving Ahead for Future Years". The theme is in line with the story of HHR Lawyers which has experienced a long journey and is still thrilled to walk the road to success for many more years ahead....
HHR Lawyers Visited An Orphanage to Celebrate Its 26th Anniversary
  Beside a humble ceremony that was held on 15 September 2022, HHR Lawyers celebrated its 26th Anniversary together with children who live in Panti Asuhan Griya Asih, an orphanage located in Central Jakarta. We visited the orphanage on Saturday, 17 September 2022 and spent time together by having lunch, playing games, holding a sharing session about career choices and also legal counseling. The highlight of the event, HHR Lawyers handed over a sizeable donation marking the...
HHR Lawyers Participated in MERITAS Asia Regional Meeting 2022 in Bangkok
  Our MERITAS Main Contact, Nini N. Halim, also representatives of Asia Young Lawyers, Bunga F. Wijayanti and Milanti T. Kirana participated in MERITAS Asia Regional Meeting 2022 in Bangkok, hosted by Law Plus, a MERITAS member firm in Thailand, on 14-16 September 2022. Nini N. Halim, who is the Vice Chair of MERITAS Asia Leadership Committee, delivered her Welcome Address during the meeting. Bunga F. Wijayanti along with other representatives of Asia...