Premerger notification waiting periods; early terminations,

 
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[Federal Register: April 17, 2002 (Volume 67, Number 74)]

[Notices]

[Page 18907-18909]

From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]

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FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION

Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules

Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a, as added by Title II of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, requires persons contemplating certain mergers or acquisitions to give the Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant Attorney General advance notice and to wait designated periods before consummation of such plans. Section 7A(b)(2) of the Act permits the agencies, in individual cases, to terminate this waiting period prior to its expiration and requires that notice of this action be published in the Federal Register.

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The following transactions were granted early termination of the waiting period provided by law and the premerger notification rules. The grants were made by the Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice. Neither agency intends to take any action with respect to these proposed acquisitions during the applicable waiting period.

Trans No.

Acquiring

Acquired

Entities

Transactions Granted Early Termination, 03/19/2002

20020526................. Provident Financial Group.. Pomeroy Computer Resources, Technology Integration Inc.

Financial Services, Inc. TIFS Advisory Services, Inc. 20020553................. American Capital

Mr. Peter J. and Caroline Uni-Data and Strategies, Ltd.

Striano.

Communications, Inc. Uni-Data Holdings (No. 1), Inc. Uni-Data Holdings (No. 2), Inc. Unity Electric Co., Inc. 20020555................. Group 4 Falck A/S.......... George R. Wackenhut........ The Wackenhut Corporation. Wackenhut Corrections Corporation.

Transactions Granted Early Termination, 03/22/2002

20020491................. OCM Principal Opportunities Philip F. Anschutz......... Regal Entertainment Group. Fund II, LP. 20020493................. Greenwich Street Capital Philip F. Anschutz......... Regal Entertainment Group. Partners II, L.P. 20020507................. Massachusetts Mutual Life Thomas G. Macrini.......... Gulf Investment Management, Insurance Company.

Inc. 20020508................. Sun Life Financial Services Clarica Life Insurance Clarica Life Insurance of Canada Inc.

Company.

Company. 20020510................. University of Alabama

Bessemer Carraway Medical Bessemer Carraway Medical Health Services

Center.

Center. Foundation, P.C. 20020515................. FPL Group, Inc............. Innogy Holdings plc........ Delaware Mountain Wind Farm, L.P. NWP Indian Mesa Wind Farm L.P. Pennsylvania Wind Farms LLC. 20020523................. First Reserve Fund IX, L.P. Pride International Inc.... Pride International Inc. 20020527................. Health Management

Manor Care, Inc............ HCR Manorcare Mesquite, Associates, Inc.

L.P. 20020528................. Adobe Systems Incorporated. Accelio Corporation........ Accelio Corporation. 20020538................. Legato Systems, Inc........ OTG Software, Inc.......... OTG Software, Inc. 20020539................. Richard A. Kay............. Legato Systems, Inc........ Legato Systems, Inc. 20020546................. St. Luke's Episcopal Health The Methodist Health Care KS Management Services, System.

System.

L.L.P. 20020550................. Esprit Holdings Limited.... Esprit Holdings, Inc....... Espirt de Corp. 20020556................. Deutsche Bank AG........... RoProperty Holding B.V..... RoPro U.S. Holding, Inc.

Transactions Granted Early Termination, 03/25/2002

20020439................. Quest Diagnostics

Golder Thoma Cressey,

American Medical Incorporated.

Rauner Fund V, L.P.

Laboratories, Incorporated. 20020514................. United Technologies

Eric A. Dermond............ Derco Holding, Ltd. Corporation.

Tower Avenue Holdings, LLP 20020521................. Sumner M. Redstone......... Young Broadcasting Inc..... Fidelity Broadcasting, Inc. Young Broadcasting of Los Angeles, Inc. 20020532................. First Data Corporation..... SunTrust Banks, Inc........ SunTrust Banks, Inc. 20020557................. Scholastic Corporation..... J.R. Shaw.................. Klutz. 20020563................. Sanofi-Synthelabo.......... Pharmacia Corporation...... Lorex Pharmaceuticals. 20020564................. ICN Pharmaceuticals, Inc... Circe Biomedical, Inc...... Circe Biomedical, Inc. 20020572................. Philip H. Knight........... Robert M. Hurley and

Hurley International LLC. Shelley A. Hurley. 20020577................. Automatic Data Processing, Digital Motorworks

Digital Motorworks Inc.

Holdings, Inc.

Holdings, Inc. 20020582................. Value Click, Inc........... Be Free, Inc............... Be Free, Inc.

Transactions Granted Early Termination, 03/26/2002

20020540................. First Data Corporation..... Paymap Inc................. Paymap Inc. 20020554................. Entergy Corporation........ Vermont Yankee Nuclear Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power.

Power Corporation................ Corporation. 20020565................. Carlyle Partners Ill, L.P.. Sippican, Inc.............. Polaris Contract Manufacturing, Inc. Sippican Ocean Systems, Inc. Sippican, Inc. 20020568................. Intersil Corporation....... Elantec Semiconductor, Inc. Elantec Semiconductor, Inc.

Transactions Granted Early Termination, 03/27/2002

20020561................. Gerald W. Schwartz......... James J. Loeks & Barrie Loeks-Star Partners. Lawson Loeks. 20020583................. GUS plc.................... Homestore.com, Inc......... Homestore Consumer Information Corp.

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Transactions Granted Early Termination, 03/29/2002

20020403................. Reuters Group PLC.......... Talarian Corporation....... Talarian Corporation. 20020571................. Executive Holdings, L.P.... Cagle's, Inc............... Cagle Foods JV, L.L.C. 20020574................. Cardinal Health, Inc....... Alfred G. Childers......... Magellan Laboratories Incorporated. 20020575................. Cardinal Health, Inc....... W. Lowry Caudill........... Magellan Laboratories Incorporated. 20020585................. Retirement Residences Real CPL Long Term Care Real CPL Long Term Care Real Estate Investment Trust. Estate Investment Trust. Estate Investment Trust. 20020586................. Harvest/AMI Holding Inc.... Associated Materials

Associated Materials Incorporated.

Incorporated. 20020588................. AOL Time Warner Inc........ AOL Time Warner Inc........ Staten Island Cable, LLC. 20020589................. Dominion Resources, Inc.... Mirant Corporation......... Mirant State Line Ventures, Inc. 20020590................. InterCept, Inc............. Internet Billing Company, Internet Billing Company, Ltd.

Ltd. 20020591................. Cox Enterprises, Inc....... Cox Enterprises, Inc....... TWC Cable Partners. 20020595................. Jones Apparel Group, Inc... Moises Khafif.............. Gloria Vanderbilt Apparel Corp. 20020596................. Jones Apparel Group, Inc... Hendrik J. Keilman......... Gloria Vanderbilt Trademark B.V. 20020597................. Long Point Capital Fund, American Architectural Eagle & Taylor Company. L.P.

Products Corporation. 20020598................. Grupo Dragados, S.A........ Hollandsche Beton Groep, NV Hollandsche Beton Groep, NV 20020603................. Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Edward J. Davidson......... CMSR Reinsurance, Ltd.; Fund V Limited Partnership.

Cooperative Resources Services, Inc. Cooperative Mortgage Services, Inc.; CRS Acquisition Corp. Corporate Transfer Services, Inc.; CRS Title Agency, Inc. ProSource Properties Ltd.; U.S. Relocation Services, Inc.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra M. Peay or Chandra L. Kennedy, Contact Representatives, Federal Trade Commission, Premerger Notification Office, Bureau of Competition, Room 303, Washington, DC 20580, (202) 326-3100.

By Direction of the Commission

Donald S. Clark, Secretary.

[FR Doc. 02-9273Filed4-16-02; 8:45 am]

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