Eliot Kolers

Eliot N. Kolers Partner

Eliot Kolers
Representative Work
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board in proceedings involving the three shareholders of 407 International Inc. and the exercise by CPPIB of its right of first refusal to acquire 10.1% of 407 from SNC-Lavalin for over C$3B.
  • Ontario Securities Commission v. Omega Securities – opposed an application by Staff of the Ontario Securities Commission for a temporary order to cease trade and suspend its registration.
  • Ernst & Young Inc. v Essar Global Fund Ltd. – acted at trial and as respondent on appeal for Algoma in an oppression remedy claim brought against its parent company to challenge the sale of Algoma’s Port to an affiliated company.
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Accolades
  • Chambers Canada 2020 as a leading lawyer in Dispute Resolution: Class Action (Defence), Litigation: General Commercial - Ontario, and Competition/Antitrust: Litigators.
  • Chambers Global 2019 as a leading lawyer in Competition/Antitrust: Litigators.
  • Global Competition Review’s GCR 100 2019 as a recognized lawyer in Stikeman Elliott’s “elite” Competition Group.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Winning Injunctions – Hot Trends, Critical Case Law and Practice Updates”, The Advocates’ Society, November 2017.
  • “March of the Plaintiffs: Developments in Litigation”, CBA Competition Law Spring Conference, May 2017.
  • “Bringing and Defending Class Actions: 10 Things Plaintiffs’ and Defence Counsel Need to Know”, Class Actions for Litigators, Law Society of Upper Canada, November 2016.
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