OMV Petrom S.A.

Adhoc report_Court of appeal decision

RNS Number : 8007D
OMV Petrom S.A.
11 October 2018

Adhoc report 



In compliance with Law no. 24/2017 on issuers of financial instruments and market operations and Financial Supervisory Authority's Regulation no. 5/2018 on issuers of financial instruments and market operations


Date of report: October 11, 2018

Name of issuer: OMV Petrom S.A.

Headquarters: Bucharest, 22 Coralilor Street, District 1, ("Petrom City")

Telephone/fax number: +40 372 161930/ +40 372 868518

Sole registration number at the Trade Register Office: 1590082

Fiscal attribute: RO

Trade Register Number: J 40/8302/1997

Share capital: 5,664,410,833.5 RON

Regulated market on which the issued shares are traded: Bucharest Stock Exchange and London Stock Exchange




Significant event to be reported:

Involuntary manslaughter case - court of appeal decision





In the file where OMV Petrom S.A. is accused of involuntary manslaughter, the court of appeal - Ploiesti Court of Appeal - ruled in the sense that: it admitted the appeals declared by OMV Petrom S.A. and the civil parties against the criminal sentence pronounced by the court of first instance on March 6, 2018, it completely annulled the appealed sentence and it sent the cause to the first instance for re-judgment.


The accusation is referring to an incident which occurred near one of the company's wells located in Aricestii Rahtivani in Prahova County, where the victim was found dead.

Information regarding the criminal sentence was published through the ad-hoc report of OMV Petrom S.A. dated March 6, 2018.







Stefan Waldner                                                                        Filip Neagu

Chief Financial Officer                                                               Director of Legal Departament

Member of the Executive Board                                                

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