Escaped from PKPU, Garuda Sued Again to Court
PT Garuda Indonesia Tbk (GIAA) was sued in court for unlawful acts. This lawsuit was filed by PT Prima Raya Solusindo at the Central Jakarta District Court.
In its disclosure of information, Garuda Indonesia management said that until Tuesday (12/23/2021) the company received a summons or notification from the court regarding the claim.
However, this lawsuit has no impact on the company’s operational activities and financial performance.
“There is no information / other important events that are material and can affect the price of the Company’s securities and the survival of the Company. Furthermore, the Company will always comply with the provisions of the applicable laws and regulations,” Garuda management wrote, quoted Wednesday (24/11/2021).
To note, this lawsuit was registered with the Central Jakarta District Court on Friday (11/19/2021). This lawsuit is numbered 709/Pdt.G/2021/PN Jkt.Pst.
According to Case Investigation Information System (SIPP), it is stated that there are other parties who are also defendants, namely PT Bank Tabungan Negara Tbk (BBTN) and PT Asuransi Kredit Indonesia (Askrindo).
In the petition, it is stated that the provisions are stating that the Defendant has not been authorized to file a claim and disbursement of the Plaintiff’s Bank Guarantee and instruct the Defendant and Plaintiff to first conduct an investigative audit in determining the value of the loss suffered by the Defendant.
To be clear, it also ordered Co-Defendant I and Co-Defendant II not to withdraw the Plaintiff’s bank guarantee before a definite loss value was obtained from the results of the investigative audit.
In the main case, it is stated that the claim for compensation submitted by the Defendant to the Plaintiff is invalid and has no binding legal force because it is changing, uncertain and not supported by valid legal evidence.
In addition, stating the actions or actions of the Defendant who disbursed the Plaintiff’s Bank Guarantee to Co-Defendant I with Number 252/GB/JKJ.1/IV/2018 Serial Number GB029373 dated 24 April 2018 on 17 October 2018 as an unlawful act.
The next point is to declare null and void the disbursement of the Plaintiff’s Bank Guarantee proposed by the Defendant to Co-Defendant I. Also punishing the Defendant to provide compensation to the Plaintiff with details of material losses of Rp. 2.96 billion and immaterial losses of Rp. 1.5 billion.