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John Rakow Joins Space Systems Loral As VP of Corporate and Legal Affairs

January 15, 2009

McClure & Feuer announced today that it has recruited John W. Rakow III to serve as Senior Vice President of Corporate and Legal Affairs at Space Systems Loral, Inc. Mr. Rakow brings over twenty seven years of legal, business, operational, and leadership experience to his new position. During the course of his career, Mr. Rakow has engaged in a diverse legal practice that has spanned corporate, regulatory affairs and litigation. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Asurion Corporation, located in Nashville, Tennessee. Mr. Rakow is a 1982 graduate of Santa Clara University School of Law.

Space Systems Loral, Inc. designs and manufactures satellites, space systems and space system components for commercial and government customers whose applications include fixed satellite services, direct-to-home broadcasting, mobile satellite services, broadband data distribution, wireless telephony, digital radio, digital mobile broadcasting, military communications, weather monitoring and air traffic management. The company has its headquarters in Palo Alto, California.

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