University of Toulouse 1 Capitole French Court of Cassation (Paris)

Jacqueline Riffault-Silk

University of Toulouse 1 Capitole, French Court of Cassation (Paris)
Honorary Dean of the Commercial Chamber

Jacqueline Riffault-Silk studied law at the University of Paris II where she obtained a DES in Private Law in 1974. After starting her judicial career in 1976 as an investigating judge at the Court of Versailles, and then as a Deputy Prosecutor at the Court of Paris (TGI), she spent eight years on detachment at the French Stock Exchange Commission as a legal adviser. Appointed Judge at the Court of Appeal of Paris in 1997, she became President of the Court’s 1st and 5th chambers in 2001, specializing in economic regulation and commercial litigation. In January 2007, she was appointed to the Commercial Chamber of the Supreme Court (Cour de Cassation). Also in 2007, she was nominated to the Committee of Civil Decisions and Sanctions of the French Commission of Energy Regulation (Cordis), and became President of the National Commission of Ethics for Judicial Administrators. She has published some thirty articles in various reviews and books, focusing mainly on financial criminal law, financial and stock exchange regulation, European and national competition law in the areas of public and private enforcement. She is a former President of the Association of European Competition Law Judges.

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Johanne Peyre, Edouard Fritch, Fabrice Dufresne, Antoine Callot, Christophe Venture, Alexandre Raguideau, Henri Piffaut, Martin D’Halluin, Erwann Kerguelen, Jacqueline Riffault-Silk, Youssef Guenzoui, Meherio Fariki Tahiti Competition Days (Papeete, 23-25 January 2023)


On 23–25 January 2023, the Polynesian Competition Authority (Autorité polynésienne de la concurrence or APC) held the first Tahiti Competition Days. This symposium brought together Polynesian stakeholders, administration, economic actors, practitioners, international specialists, and (...)

Dominique de Gramont, Jacqueline Riffault-Silk, Jean-Daniel Bretzner, Laurence Idot, Louis Martin, Marie-Hélène Huertas, Martine Behar-Touchais, Michel Ponsard, Muriel Chagny, Valérie Pironon, Yann Utzschneider Contractual practices and competition (Paris, October 25th 2010)


This article reproduces the opening papers delivered at the AFEC conference on contractual practices and competition law in Paris on October 25, 2010. According to the Professor Chagny, the examination of the links between contractual practices and competition law lato sensu reveals (...)

Jacqueline Riffault-Silk Economic regulation in the energy sector*


Energy, which is essential for the development of the economy and the protection of the environment, has become a market product subject to competition rules, the application of which has been delegated to the sectorial regulator, to the national and European competition authorities, and to (...)

Andrei Gurin, Catherine Brel, Jacqueline Riffault-Silk, Joseph Vogel, Laurence Idot, Marie Malaurie-Vignal, Muriel Chagny, Nicolas Guérin, Reine-Claude Mader Saussaye, Robert Saint-Esteben, Thibaud Vergé, Wilfried Guerrand Conference: Distribution on Internet and Antitrust (AFEC, Paris, 5 October 2009)


Introductory remarks Laurence Idot Professor, Universtité Paris II, European College Director of the Scientific Committee of Concurrences 1. Mr President of the Commercial Court, Ladies and Gentlemen. Today is a first, and I am pleased about it. It is indeed the first time that an (...)



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