John Villafranco Quoted in Natural Products Insider Article on FTC Commissioner Appointments
January 22, 2021
Partner John Villafranco was quoted in the Natural Products Insider article, "With Simons out, Biden likely to appoint two FTC commissioners." The article discusses the recent resignation of Joseph Simons, an antitrust lawyer who has led the FTC since May 2018, and President Biden's picks for the new FTC commissioner, as well as his need to fill the upcoming empty seat of FCC commissioner, as current commissioner Rohit Chopra was nominated by Biden to be the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).

"The persons selected to fill those seats will tell us a great deal about the expected direction of the FTC under President Biden,” said Villafranco.

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