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BSF Partner, Richard Feinstein, Named Director of the Bureau of Competition at the Federal Trade Commission

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BSF is pleased to announce the appointment by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) of our Partner, Richard Feinstein, to serve as its Director of the Bureau of Competition.  "This position is extraordinarily important to the enforcement of U.S. Antitrust laws," said BSF Managing Partner Donald Flexner in reaction to the FTC's announcement.  Mr. Flexner added, "Rich's appointment also comes at a time of economic crisis which will challenge the Director of the Bureau of Competition to respond with creative and effective pro-competition polices."    

The Firm's Statement of Support is attached and the media coverage of the FTC appointment of Richard Feinstein is listed below.

Modern Healthcare, April 15, 2009
Feinstein named to head FTC bureau

The AmLaw Litigation Daily, April 14, 2009
FTC Names Boies Schiller Partner Head of Competition

New York Times, DealBook, April 14, 2009
F.T.C. Names New Competition Director

The Wall Street Journal, Law Blog, April 14, 2009
Meet Richard Feinstein, the New Antitrust Head at the FTC

Reuters UK, April 14, 2009
FTC names top staff for antitrust, consumer affairs

National Journal, April 14, 2009
FTC Names New Consumer Protection Chief

Federal Trade Commission, April 14, 2009
FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz Appoints Senior Staff

Related Lawyer: Richard A. Feinstein

Related Practice: Antitrust

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