1906009 Informal Interpretation

Date:

Tags:

Rule:
803.12, 803.11
Staff:
Anne Six
Response/Comments:

Yes, a party may request early termination at any time.  The request must be made to both the PNO and the DOJ.  Either a hard copy letter or an email (to HSRHelp@ftc.gov and premerger@usdoj.gov) bearing the request is acceptable.

Question

From: Six, Anne


Sent: Friday, June 14, 2019 2:26:41 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


To: [Redacted]


Cc: [Redacted]


Subject: FW: Pull and refile

[Redacted] - Yes, a party may request early termination at any time. The request must be made to both the PNO and the DOJ. Either a hard copy letter or an email (to HSRHelp@ftc.gov and premerger@doj.gov) bearing the request is acceptable.

Best,

Anne

From: [Redacted]


Sent: Thursday, June 13, 2019 3:23:55 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)


To: [Redacted]


Subject: Pull and refile

Can a party request early termination of the waiting period on a pulled and refiled notification without having asked for early termination in the initial filing? If it is possible, how would one go about doing so?

Thank you.

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