Commission Approves Final Consent Order in Matter of SCI/Alderwoods

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Commission approval of final consent order: Following a public comment period, the Commission has approved the issuance of a final consent order in the matter concerning Service Corporation International’s (SCI) acquisition of Alderwoods Group, Inc. The vote to approve the final consent order, copies of which can be found on the FTC’s Web site as a link to this press release, was 5-0. (FTC File No. 061-0156, Docket No. C-4174; the staff contact is Joseph S. Brownman, Bureau of Competition, 202-326-2605; see press release dated November 22, 2006.)

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