Overstock Names Board Member

Online retailer Inc. revealed Wednesday that it has appointed Joseph J. Tabacco Jr. to its board of directors. said Tabacco will serve as an independent director for a term that began Wednesday and will conclude in 2008. also said Tabacco has been named to the company's Audit and Compensation Committees. Tabacco is the managing partner of the San Francisco office of the law firm of Berman DeValerio Pease Tabacco Burt & Pucillo, said, adding that Tabacco also worked as a trial attorney for the U.S. Department of Justice's Antitrust Division. is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.