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McCarthy Tétrault
66 Wellington Street West
Suite 5300, TD Bank Tower Box 48
Toronto ON M5K 1E6
Canada

Work Department

Competition/Antitrust: Litigators

Position

Focused on competition law and commercial litigation, Niki is routinely retained by Canadian and multinational clients involved in antitrust investigations or litigation. Focused on high-stakes, contentious competition issues, including mergers, cartels, abuses of dominance, false and misleading advertising claims, and class actions. Recent matters involve Competition Bureau investigations into: alleged abuse of dominance in commercial aviation; alleged misleading online price representations in intercity transportation and temporary accommodations; alleged civil conspiracy among e-Book publishers; airline joint ventures.

Career

Ontario Bar, 2004.

From 2009 to 2012, counsel to Canada’s Commissioner of Competition, providing clients with unique insight and deep understanding of how the Competition Bureau operates. Led numerous cases before Competition Tribunal, including lead lawyer for Kobo in Canada’s e-Books case, obtaining the first-ever order enjoining the Commissioner from implementing a consent agreement and the first-ever contested order rescinding a Consent Agreement.

Memberships

Chair: Competition Litigation Committee of the CBA Competition Law Section.

Co-Chair: ABA Section of International Law’s International Antitrust Committee.