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CNBC ‘Power Lunch’ Segment Features Baker Botts Partner Lahiri

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December 12, 2006 -- CNBC’s ‘Power Lunch’ program today featured Baker Botts partner Yasho Lahiri discussing why there is not a need for increased regulation of the nation’s hedge fund industry when the U.S. Congress reconvenes in January.

Lahiri provided details on how the hedge fund industry is currently “regulated” by SEC guidelines and market forces. He was joined on the segment by Damon Silvers, a labor union representative, who discussed how increased regulation is needed to protect the “mom and pop” investor.

To view the entire segment, please click here.