Olivier D’Ormesson


Olivier d’Ormesson has been a member of the deliberating Body of the French competition Authority (2014-2019). He has practised competition law for more than 30 years. He qualified as an avocat à la Cour de Paris, worked in Brussels for 15 years and for 4 years in New York. He began his career in Paris with the law firm Gide Loyrette Nouel. He became the partner in charge of the Brussels office, and then of the New York office in 1989, before returning to Brussels in 1992. Seven years later, he joined Linklaters, firstly in Brussels, and then in Paris, in 2003, as the partner in charge of the competition and EU law team. Olivier teaches competition law courses at the leading French academic institutions : Sciences-Po, Paris 2 - Assas and HEC


1542 Bulletin

Anne Wachsmann, Christopher Bellamy QC, Gerwin Van Gerven, Jeffrey Schmidt, Olivier d’Ormesson, Robert Gavin The EU Court of Justice confirms that the Commission must assess whether an agreement to limit parallel trade in medicines has pro-competitive benefits (GlaxoSmithKline)


On 6 October, the European Court of Justice (‘ECJ’) issued another “score draw” judgment in the long-running battle of R&D-based pharmaceutical companies to limit parallel trade in medicines across the EU. While the ECJ required the European Commission to conduct an in-depth examination of (...)

Anne Wachsmann, Christopher Bellamy QC, Gerwin Van Gerven, Jonas Koponen, Joseph P. Armao, Nicole Kar, Olivier d’Ormesson The EU Commission introduces a new settlement procedure for cartel cases during investigations


On 30 June 2008, the European Commission introduced a new settlement procedure for cartel cases. Under the new procedure, the parties in a cartel investigation may acknowledge their breach of European antitrust law and waive certain procedural rights in exchange for a 10% reduction of the fine. (...)

10415 Revue

Anne Perrot, Jeanne Lubek, Olivier d’Ormesson La position dominante collective


Ce dossier réunit trois contributions sur le sujet de la position dominante collective présentées le 14 juin 2011 à Paris,et issues du cycle de formation Economie et droit de la concurrence organisé par la revue Concurrences. La première contribution, rédigée par Mme Anne Perrot, est dédiée à (...)

Jorge Padilla, Olivier d’Ormesson, Raphaël De Coninck Quantifying damages in civil proceedings : Can economists and should competition authorities help ? (New Frontiers of Antitrust Conference - Paris, 11 February 2011)


This second roundtable of the conference "New frontiers of Antitrust", Paris, 11 February 2011, is dedicated to the Quantifying damages in civil proceedings. In his contribution, Raphael de Coninck, member of the Chief Economist to the European Commission, presents several methods and (...)

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