How Law Responds to Technological Development?

AuthorAyon Diniyanto, Heris Suhendar
PositionLecturer at IAIN Pekalongan, Indonesia/Lecturer at IAIN Pekalongan, Indonesia
Pages405-426
LAW AND TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT
Legal Studies, Law and Technology
405
How Law Responds to Technological
Development?
Ayon Diniyanto1*, Heris Suhendar2
1 2 State Islamic Institute of Pekalongan, Indonesia
ayondiniyanto24@gmail.com
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History of Article
Submitted : August 8, 2020
Revised : September 18, 2020
Accepted : October 31, 2020
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Cite this article as:
Diniyanto, A., & Suhendar, H. (2020). How Law Responds to Technological
Development?. Unnes Law Journal, 6(2), 405-426.
https://doi.org/10.15294/ulj.v6i2.41297
Jurnal Hukum Universitas Negeri Semarang
UNNES LAW JOURNAL 6(2) 2020
Jurnal Hukum Universitas Negeri Semarang
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How Law Responds to Technological
Development?
Ayon Diniyanto, Heris Suhendar
ABSTRACT. Law and technological development must go hand in hand. The speed
of technological development must be balanced with a fast legal response. Laws
that are not quick in responding to technological developments can certainly result
in weak regulations and even a legal vacuum in the technology development sector.
The technology industry in the fields of financial technology (fintech), online
transportation services, and digital health services continues to develop. Without
strong regulation, these sectors will have a weak legal basis. The impact faced can
be in the form of misappropriation by irresponsible individuals and causing harm
to the wider community. Given that sectors such as fintech, online transportation
services, and digital health services are related to the interests of the wider
community. The state must exist by making laws or regulations that can respond
quickly to technological developments. Indonesia as a rule of law must make all
aspects run according to the law, including technological developments that
produce products. This paper examines the extent to which the speed of law in
Indonesia in responding to technological developments.
KEYWORDS. Law; Development; Technology
Jurnal Hukum Universitas Negeri Semarang

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