Practical Guide to Resolving Disputes in the Mining Industry
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Practical Guide to Resolving Disputes in the Mining Industry

The mining industry, as one of the primary pillars of the economy, holds significant profit potential as well as challenges that cannot be taken lightly. In this industry, disputes often emerge as significant hurdles.  But what disputes often arise? Disputes in the mining industry encompass a wide spectrum of conflicts of interest among various stakeholders,…

ADCO Law and Senior Partner Dendi Adisuryo Shortlisted for Hukum Online Indonesian In-House Counsel Awards 2023
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ADCO Law and Senior Partner Dendi Adisuryo Shortlisted for Hukum Online Indonesian In-House Counsel Awards 2023

Jakarta, Indonesia, October 25, 2023 –  ADCO Law is honored to announce that it has been selected for the Hukum Online Indonesian In-House Counsel Awards 2023. The law firm’s esteemed Senior partner, Dendi Adisuryo, has also been acknowledged as being in the Recommended Lawyer category. Hukum Online Indonesian In-House Counsel Choice is a prestigious ranking…

Cautionary Tales: Geothermal Case Studies
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Cautionary Tales: Geothermal Case Studies

Indonesia’s Geothermal Capacity is the World’s Second Largest Geothermal energy is a relatively environmentally friendly renewable energy because it comes from the earth’s heat and only releases a small amount of greenhouse gasses. Indonesia is a country located in the ring of fire, so it cannot be denied that Indonesia has abundant natural resources, one…

Lost in Nickel Lawsuit at the WTO, Indonesia Forced to Export Raw Nickel?
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Lost in Nickel Lawsuit at the WTO, Indonesia Forced to Export Raw Nickel?

EU Lawsuit Against Indonesia at the WTO Based on data from the United States Geological Survey (USGS), Indonesia is the world’s largest nickel producer as in 2021 Indonesia has become the world’s highest exporter of raw nickel ore with a total of more than 21 million metric tons, which is equivalent to USD 20 billion…

Amendment in Licensing in the Construction Services Business Sector After the Enactment of Government Regulation Number 5 of 2021
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Amendment in Licensing in the Construction Services Business Sector After the Enactment of Government Regulation Number 5 of 2021

The construction service sector is a community activity in constructing buildings that function as a support or infrastructure for social and economic activities of the community to support the realization of national development goals. In carrying out these development activities, it is necessary to have a permit that should be owned by Construction Service Business…

The Existence of the IUP OPK License After Law Number 3 of 2020 on Mineral and Coal Mining
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The Existence of the IUP OPK License After Law Number 3 of 2020 on Mineral and Coal Mining

Mining Business License (Izin Usaha Pertambangan, “IUP”) is one of the licenses required by mining entrepreneurs in conducting business activities in the mining sector which generally starts from the stages of general investigation, exploration and feasibility studies. In addition, other required license is Production Operation IUP (Operasi Produksi, ”OP” ) which includes the stages of…

Decree of the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Number 13 of 2022: New Provisions on Domestic Market Obligation
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Decree of the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Number 13 of 2022: New Provisions on Domestic Market Obligation

In early January this year, the Government of Indonesia through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources (“MEMR”) issued a new regulation regarding the obligation to supply coal for domestic purposes or so-called Domestic Market Obligation as outlined in Decree of the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Number 13.K/HK.021/MEM.B/2022 on the Prohibition of Coal…

Countries to Phase Out Coal-Fired Power Plants
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Countries to Phase Out Coal-Fired Power Plants

Phase Out Coal-Fired Power Plants. The COP26 summit held in Glasgow, Scotland of the United Kingdom on 31 October – 13 November 2021 has brought the parties together to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the United Nations (“UN”) Framework Convention on Climate Change. For nearly three decades, the UN has…