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With antitrust and privacy investigations already underway, Facebook has hired a big legal gun to fight back against regulators' increasing interest in its business. Facebook has so far seen off antitrust complaints by rivals but still faces investigation by the FTC on privacy grounds. So who better to hire than the ex-boss …

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  1. Wommit
    Paris Hilton

    Somebody

    has been looking at how a certain cyan hued company does business

  2. Psymon
    Headmaster

    awarded a lifetime achievement award

    I think you might need to submit that sentance to the redundancy department of redundancy for closer inspection.

  3. Anonymous Coward
    Stop

    Conflict of interest??

    Seems as bent as facebook (or the ladies that use it)

  4. Trevor Pott o_O Gold badge

    Curiosity

    How can you be in violation of antitrust regulation when a) you don't make any money, b) neither does any of your competition.

  5. MartysMind

    Should the FTC file Antitrust against Facebook?

    There are bigger questions and grounds for FTC investigation than just privacy. The question is should the FTC file Antitrust against Facebook?

    http://martysmind.com/2010/05/19/should-ftc-file-facebook-antitrust/

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