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Omnicom Acquisition of Fleishman-Hillard Goes Through; New Group Formed

The long-awaited Omnicom Group Inc. acquisition of Fleishman-Hillard was inked Sept. 3 - sealing a deal which was announced in April and setting in motion one of the most competitive chapters in PR history: Omnicom's ownership of Fleishman-Hillard signals the near close of an era for independent PR firms.