Myco Obaja Sihotang, LL.B.
Myco works with and represents various scale of Indonesian and foreign companies across a number of issues and projects. One of his focus is in the practice of entertainment law with services in the film and television industry.
Myco represents entities in all elements of feature film and television financing and production, including co-production, distribution and acquisition agreements as well as talent and crew agreements. He has assisted business arrangements, such as setting-up structures for various entertainment-based businesses by way of partnership, company or joint venture, including over-the-top (OTT) platforms, sound effects/recording studios and visual effects studios. He is currently a retainer counsel for PT Impian Indonesia, PT Belakang Layar, PT Karya Impian Indonesia and PT Citra Artisan Harapan.
Myco has also assisted multiple music and copyright holding companies in relation to recording, licensing agreements, publishing and distribution agreements. Myco is and has been the counsel for clients facing claims of alleged infringements of copyrights of music played in client’s products or platform, as well as resolving alleged copyright infringement claims for clients, negotiating and settling matters against various companies.
Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice (GDLP), Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Melbourne, 2014
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), Monash University, Melbourne, 2013
Outside his entertainment law practice, Myco has corporate and commercial legal experience across a variety of industries. Some of his past and ongoing clients include:
Moizland Development – Retainer counsel for all legal and corporate matters
PT Aviastar Mandiri – Retainer counsel for all legal and corporate matters, including the procurement of aircrafts
PT Sinergy Tanpa Batas – Retainer counsel for all legal and corporate matters of PT Sinergy Tanpa Batas and its subsidiaries ranging from shipping, property and tour & travel
DKO Capital LLC – Legal counsel on series of investments in a zinc ore mining company in Kalimantan
PT Afirmus Biotek Indonesia – Legal counsel on the company’s establishment and business operation regarding the distribution of life science and biotechnology research products
Kado Kita – Legal counsel in the company’s structuring and business operations in providing curated experience gift