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The Hon Justice Peter Hely (dec. 2005)

Federal Court of Australia (1998-2005)
Deputy President, Australian Competition Tribunal


Relevant work history

  • Judge, Federal Court of Australia (2 October 1998 - 1 October 2005)
  • Member of the Sydney Commercial Bar


Relevant judgments

  • Denied interlocutory injunction to South Sydney in South Sydney District Rugby League Football Club Ltd v News Ltd (1999) 165 ALR 120
  • More forthcoming


Relevant cases as counsel

Prior to taking judicial office, Justice Hely acted as counsel in some significant competition law cases, including:

  • Representing News Ltd in the SuperLeague case.