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Randall J Hofley

Toronto, Canada Canada Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
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Competition/Antitrust: Litigators - Nationwide - Canada

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Randall Hofley is an "excellent litigator" who is prominent and well recognised within the field. His experience covers a wide range of matters from price-fixing class actions to abuse of dominance cases. He recently completed a two-year secondment as general counsel and senior enforcement adviser at the Canadian Competition Bureau.
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Randall Hofley - Partner in the Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment and Litigation groups.

A trusted advisor on competition law and the federal regulation of business, with a focus on contentious matters before the Canadian Competition Bureau and Competition Tribunal, and all levels of Canadian courts and federal administrative tribunals.

Bringsboth private-sector and public-sector experience, most recently serving as General Counsel and Senior Enforcement Advisor, Competition Bureau Legal Services.

Litigated high-profile Competition Act cases, including the first abuse of dominance case to reach the Supreme Court of Canada, the only Federal Court of Appeal decision to address patents under the Act, the only (civil) price maintenance case, the first case considering the Act’s competitor collaboration provisions, the only appellate level case on the application of the Act’s cartel provisions to agreements between purchasers of goods or services, the only Competition Tribunal case to address the Regulated Conduct Doctrine, and cases developing standards for cartel prosecutions and class-action certification/defences in the cartel context.

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Former Chair, CBA's International Law Section and National Competition Law Section's Criminal Matters Committee; adjunct professor of Government Control of Business at McGill University; currently vice-president and treasurer of the Canadian Institute (Advanced Legal Studies).

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