Hughes Hubbard & Reed (New York)

James B. Kobak Jr

Hughes Hubbard & Reed (New York)
Lawyer (Partner)

A Hughes Hubbard & Reed partner for 35 years, James B. Kobak, Jr has had a long and varied career. He currently serves as lead counsel to the trustee for the Securities Investor Protection Act (SIPA) liquidations of Lehman Brothers Inc. and MF Global Inc., and has served in similar roles for other liquidations almost from the inception of the SIPA statute. Jim litigates in many forums at every level, including state and federal courts, from Bankruptcy Court to the Supreme Court of the United States, as well as arbitral bodies. He has lectured and written widely, particularly on antitrust and intellectual property matters, has taught substantive antitrust and intellectual property courses at leading law schools for nearly two decades, and is a former president of the New York County Lawyers’ Association. Jim served in various roles, including as the firm’s general counsel, a member and former chair of its Antitrust practice group, and a member of its Corporate Reorganization, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Litigation departments.

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422 Bulletin

James Kobak Jr, Renee C. Redman The US FTC collects significant penalties for violations of the pre-merger notification rules after clearing a merger in the market for electronic integratable drug information databases (Hearst / Medi-Span)

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It is, of course, too early to tell conclusively whether, and to what extent, antitrust enforcement by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) will change under the new Bush administration. Both agencies have indicated that they do not intend to (...)

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