Established in 1980 by two Harvard graduates, Nono Anwar Makarim and Frank Taira Supit, Makarim & Taira S. (M&T) is a leading business law firm in Indonesia offering a full range of corporate, banking, litigation and specialist legal services to national and international clients. Our longstanding reputation among policymakers, regulators, State-owned companies and world-leading industrial groups provides us with unique insights into the latest government policies and an in-depth knowledge of industry. We guide clients through Indonesia’s complex and dynamic regulatory landscape so they can achieve their commercial goals.
We are committed to providing excellent service in a timely and commercially oriented manner. From the initial foreign investment decision to the establishment and operation of a successful Indonesian business, from dispute resolution to M&A, banking and capital market deals, M&T has long become the favored, trusted Indonesian counsel for providing practical solutions and advice on every aspect of doing business in Indonesia.
Areas in which the Firm has established itself as a leading practice include Aviation, Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Construction, Employment, Foreign Investment/Joint Venture, Insolvency/Bankruptcy, Intellectual Property, International Trade, IT and E-commerce, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Major Projects, Telecommunications, Ports, Mergers and Acquisitions, Mining and Energy, Privatizations, Project Finance, Property and Restructuring.
Recent Firm News & Legal Updates
This article discusses and summarizes the main provisions of the Final Draft Law, which hopefully will be passed as the new Personal Data Protection Law this year.
The Indonesian government has recently issued Government Regulation No. 3 of 2020 (“New GR”) amending Government Regulation No. 14 of 2018(“GR 14/2018”) on Foreign Ownership in Insurance Companies, which came into effect on 20 January 2020.
KPPU Regulation No. 4 of 2019 is aimed at staying up to date with business needs. It mainly discusses the supervision of partnerships, handling cases and the enforcement of the KPPU’s decisions.