Gunawan Widjaja

Counsel

Mr. Gunawan Widjaja, is an attorney with more than 27 years’ experience. His expertises are Capital Market Law, Indonesian Civil Codes and Medical and Health Law.

Mr. Gunawan Widjaja graduated from the Faculty of Law; Universitas Indonesia, obtained his LLM and completed his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from the same University. He also had a Bachelor in Pharmaceutical Science (BPharm), a Master in Public Health (MPH) and a Master in Hospital Administration (MHA) from Postgraduate Study Faculty of Public Health, Universitas Indonesia.

Mr. Gunawan Widjaja is a licensed attorney of: Indonesian Advocates Association (PERADI), and a member of Indonesian Receivers and Administrators Association (AKPI), Indonesian Capital Market Legal Consultant Association (HKHPM), Indonesian Business Valuator Organization (IPPUI) and Indonesian Pharmacists Association (IAI). In addition he is a licensed Registered Kurator dan Pengurus (Receiver and Administrator), a Certified Tax Consultant, a Certified Mediator and Arbitrator (a member of SIArb and CIArb)

He is an active lecturer at Universitas Tarumanagara and Universitas Indonesia, an expert source in several process of lawmaking, i.e.: -Hearing on draft Investment Law at BKPM in 2006 -Draft of Corporation Law by Department of Law and Human Rights in 2006; Draft of Securitization Law by Department of Law and Human Rights in 2006; Draft of Bapepam Regulation re. REITs in 2007 and an expert witness at Indonesian Court; Singapore High Court; SIAC, ICC. He is actively reviewing, evaluating, and monitoring law products.

Mr. Gunawan Widjaja has published numerous books and publications on various topics of his expertise, including:

  • Business Law Series – Kepailitan (Bankruptcy) (published by Rajawali Pers in 1999)
  • Business Law Series – Anti Monopoli (Anti-Trust) (published by Rajawali Pers in 1999)
  • Business Law Series – Perseroan Terbatas (Corporation -Limited Liability Company) (published by Rajawali Pers in 1999)
  • Business Law Series – Jaminan Fidusia (Fiducia as Security) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2000)
  • Business Law Series – Arbitrase (Arbitration) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2000)
  • Business Law Series – Alternatif Penyelesaian Sengketa (Alternative Dispute Resolution) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2001)
  • Business Law Series – Rahasia Dagang (Trade Secret) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2001)
  • Business Law Series – Waralaba (Franchise) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2001)
  • Business Law Series – Lisensi atau Waralaba (License or Franchise) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2002)
  • Business Law Series – Merger dalam Perspektif Monopoli (Merger from Monopolistic Perspective) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2002)
  • Business Law Series – Tanggung Jawab Direksi atas Kepailitan Perseroan Terbatas (Directors Liability upon the Bankruptcy of Corporation) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Series in the Law of Obligation – Perikatan Pada Umumnya (General Principles) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Series in the Law of Obligation – Perikatan yang Lahir dari Perjanjian (Contractual Obligation) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Series in the Law of Obligation – Hapusnya Perikatan (Extinguishment of Obligation) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Series in the Law of Obligation – Jual Beli (Sale and Purchase/ Mercantile Law) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Series in the Law of Obligation – Perikatan yang Lahir dari Undang-Undang (Non-Contractual Obligation) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Series in the Law of Obligation – Penanggungan Utang dan Perikatan Tanggung Menanggung (Guarantee, and Joint and Several Obligation) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Business Law Series – Pedoman Menangani Perkara Kepailitan (Guidance in Handling Bankruptcy Cases) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2003)
  • Series in the Law of Property – Kebendaan pada Umumnya (General Principles) (published by Prenada Media in 2003)
  • Series in Capital Market Legal Aspects – Sekuritisasi Aset: Pelaksanaan SMF di Indonesia (Asset Securitization: SMF in Indonesia) (published by Rajawali Pers in 2006)
  • Series Capital Market Practical Knowledge – Reksa Dana dan Peran serta Tanggung Jawab Manajer Investasi dalam Pasar Modal (Mutual Fund and the Role and Responsibility of Investment Manager) (published by Kencana, 2006)
  • Series Capital Market Practical Knowledge – Penerbitan Obligasi dan Peran serta Tanggung Jawab Wali Amanat dalam Pasar Modal (Bond Issuance and the Role and Responsibility of Indenture Trustee (published by Kencana, 2006)
  • Series in Capital Market Legal Aspects – Transplantasi Trusts ke dalam KUH Perdata, KUH Dagang dan Undang-Undang Pasar Modal (Transplantation of Trusts into Civil Code, Commercial Code and Capital Market Act) (published by Rajawali Pers, 2008)
  • Series in Capital Market Legal Aspects – Real Estate Investment Trusts/ Dana Investasi Real Estat (published by Rajawali Pers, 2008)
  • Series in Capital Market Legal Aspects – Depository Receipt/ Sertifikat Penitipan Efek Indonesia (published by Rajawali Pers, 2008)
  • Series in Capital Market Legal Aspects –Exchange Traded Fund (published by Rajawali Pers, 2008)
  • Series in Legal Aspect of Business – Go Public dan Go Private di Indonesia (Prenada Media, 2008)
  • Series in Corporation – 150 Tanya Jawab tentang Perseroan Terbatas (150 Q&A on Corporation) (published by Forum Sahabat, 2008)
  • Series in Corporation – Risiko sebagai Direksi, Komisaris dan Pemilik PT (Risks being Directors, Commissioners and ”Owner” of Corporation) (published by Forum Sahabat, 2008)
  • Series in Corporation – Hak Individu dan Kolektif Pemegang Saham (Individual and Collective Rights of Shareholders) (published by Forum Sahabat, 2008)
  • Series in Corporation – Risiko Menjalankan Usaha Tanpa CSR (Risks of Doing Business without CSR) (published by Forum Sahabat, 2008)
  • Series in Legal Aspect of Business – Pengadilan vs. Arbitrase (Court vs. Arbitration) (published by Prenada Media, 2008)
  • Series in Legal Aspect of Business – Peran Pengadilan dalam Penyelesaian Sengketa melalui Arbitrase (Role of Court in Arbitration) (published by Prenada Media, 2008)
  • Legal and Business Risk in Company Bankruptcy (Forum Sahabat, 2009);
  • Ruang Hukum (Law Colom) Bulletin BUSINESS NEWS, with more than 200 short writings;
  • Malpractice: Causes and Disputes Resolution Choices” in Indonesian Journal of Health Policy and Administration published by Faculty of Public Health Universitas Indonesia, Volume 1, No.1, October 2015;
  • “Analysis of Corporate Governance Concept according Indonesian Hospital Laws” in International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention, Volume 5 Issue 12, December 2016;
  • “Civil Liabilities of Nurses in Hospital According To Indonesian;
  • Nursing Law” in Journal of Medical and Dental Science Research (published by Quest Journals, Volume 3, Issue 12, 2017;
  • “Forum Non-convenience: Can International Organization be Sued in Indonesian (Industrial Relation) Court of Law” in Journal of Modern Education Review (published by Academic Star Publishing Company, Volume 7, Number 2, February 2017;
  • “The Application and Implementation of “MoU” In Indonesian Business Practices” in International Journal of Business, Economics and Law, Volume 13 Issue 4, August 2017;
  • “Abortion in Indonesia: Legal Perspective” in Proceeding 10th International Symposium Advances in Legal Medicine on 11-15 September 2017 – Dusseldorf, Germany;
  • “The Importance of Comprehensive Trusts Law in Indonesia” in International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research (Scopus Index Journal), published by Serials Publications Pvt. Ltd, Volume 15 Number 19, 2017;
  • “Implementation of Public-Private Partnership in Indonesia” in Journal of Economic Research (Scopus Index Journal), published by Serials Publications Pvt. Ltd, Vol 14, 2017 in November 2017;
  • “The Failure of Fiducia Security of Inventories to Protect the Interest of Creditors in Indonesia in Journal of Economic Research by Serials Publications Pvt. Ltd, Vol 15, number 1, 2018;
  • “Conducting General Meeting of Shareholders When the Terms of all Members of Board of Directors and Board of Commissioners Expired; A Perspective from Indonesian Law” in International Journal of Applied Business and Economic Research, published by Serials Publications Pvt. Ltd, Volume 16 Number 1, 2018;
  • “Challenging the Arbitration Autonomy; Indonesian Case Law” in Global Stochastic Analysis (Scopus Index Journal) published by MUK Publications, Volume 5 Number 8, 2018

“The Implementation of Musharakah Financing in Indonesia; A Legal Regulatory Perspective” to be published in Scopus Index Journal.