Laras Susanti

Laras Susanti is a lecturer at the Faculty of Law, Gadjah Mada University. She holds a master's degree from the University of Washington. Her research interests include civil procedural law and its protection of vulnerable groups in Indonesia, legal education, and private international law.

Dissatisfied with the official response to Covid-19, a group of business workers are pursuing a class action lawsuit against the government. The case shows the public are willing to hold those in power accountable, writes Laras Susanti.

A group of residents have filed a class action against Governor Anies Baswedan over widespread flooding in early January. Will they have any luck? Laras Susanti examines the case.