November 2019

The new copyright law requires a formal complaint from copyright holders. The debate around this centered on whether the police are capable of acting alone, without copyright holders’ input, given how complex offenses are. A mass industry-wide complaint now has been filed to try to get the police to act on a general basis. Plenty […]

The Minister of Communication and Information has announced that the ministry will issue new regulations to providers of mobile application/internet content providers. This proposed regulation will cover the following: a. Compliance with existing laws: Law No. 5 of 1999 on the Prohibition of Monopolistic Practices and Unfair Business Competition Law No. 7 of 2014 on […]

When lawyers get into legal battles with each other, it tends to get a very long process. Indonesia has in the past struggled to maintain a single bar association for lawyers. In recent years, (PAI) the Perkumpulan Advokat Indonesia / Indonesia Lawyers Association has been the only one. However more recently the Persatuan Advokat Indonesia […]

Creative Industry 4.0 in Indonesia

For adapting the industry 4.0 era, A government department in Indonesia called Bekraf leads the sector. Bekraf has for some time played a major role in assisting research, funding, start-up infrastructure, marketing, intellectual property, and other training and assistance. Following April’s elections, President Joko Widodo has announced a new cabinet. There have been rumors of […]