Gide Loyrette Nouel
22 cours Albert Ier
Tel: +33 (0) 1 40 75 61 73
Fax: +33 (0) 1 40 75 60 00
Partner Olivier Cousi helped set up Gide’s Intellectual Property, Telecommunications, Media & Technology pratice group.
He is particularly in charge of the Media & Entertainment practice, as well as telecommunications, audiovisual regulation, press, libel and publishing, music, theatre and cinema law, such as the management of copyright and related law, art law or issues related to sponsoring, partnership and advertising.
He is widely acknowledged for his experience in handling both criminal and commercial disputes with regard to the press, intellectual property, the right of personal portrayal, disparagement, advertising, telecommunications and the Internet. His strong experience in these fields makes him a renowned expert, in particular in managing reputational risks before French and international authorities, institutions, and courts. He is also a mediator at the French centre for mediation and arbitration in the above-mentioned fields.
A former Secretary of the Paris Bar young lawyers’ association and former member of the Paris Bar Council, Olivier is regularly ranked individually in the main legal directories. One client comments: “He stands out to me and everyone else working with me. He goes beyond the mandate to explain what he is doing.” Chambers Europe 2013 Media – France.
Gide Loyrette Nouel:
Founded in Paris in 1920, Gide now numbers 17 offices worldwide and is one of the leading international law firms.
Our 600 lawyers, including 97 partners, drawn from 35 different nationalities and representing 41 of the world’s bar associations, are recognised as being among the most talented specialists in all fields of national and international business law.
We offer legal advice and assistance across a broad spectrum of disciplines to businesses, public and private sector institutions, investment funds and governments.
Wherever we work in the world, be it Western Europe, Central and Eastern Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, the Mediterranean and Middle-East region, we guarantee our clients perfect knowledge of the local markets, regional expertise and the resources of a truly international firm.