1902002 Informal Interpretation

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Rule:
801.11, Item 4
Staff:
Timothy Carson
Response/Comments:

Yes, you can stipulate to the size-of-person threshold.  Please be clear which threshold you satisfy.

Question

From: Carson, Timothy


Sent: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 10:01:59 AM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


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Subject: RE: Natural Person size of person test

Yes, you can stipulate to the size-of-person threshold. Please be clear which threshold you satisfy.

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Sent: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 5:22:43 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


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Subject: Natural Person size of person test

We have a natural person who is an acquiring party. The size-of-person question is a little unclear. For jurisdictional purposes, is it sufficient if we stipulate that his assets exceed the size-of-person test?

Thank you.

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