Informal Interpretations

Informal interpretations provide guidance from previous staff interpretations on the applicability of the HSR rules to specific fact situations. You should not rely on them as a substitute for reading the Act and the Rules themselves. These materials do not, and are not intended to, constitute legal advice.

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8808005 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Richard Smith
Rule:
802.20(a)

Response/Comments

Talked to (redacted) 8/18 confirmed that these were both asset transactions; advised that if fair market value or, if higher, the acquisition price, is $15MM or less for assets of each entity, then...

8808007 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Patrick Sharpe
Rule:
801.2

Response/Comments

I have no expertise in matters concerning the Internal Revenue code. In order to determine reportability under H-S-R concerning the acquisition of partnership interests you look to the acquiring...

8808010 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Patrick Sharpe
Rule:
802.1; 7A(c)(1)

Response/Comments

As long as it is raw land. Land that formerly and currently has no business operating on it . I concur [note 1-I find this vague. Does this mean there may be commercial property. Note: Phone call to...

8807010 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Wayne Kaplan
Rule:
801.11(e)

Response/Comments

Notified the writer that facts were insufficient to determine reportability particularly reformation of (redacted) and acquisition by A of preferred (voting?) Shares of (redacted) 7/28/88

8807008 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Wayne Kaplan
Rule:
801.40(1)

Response/Comments

Letter is incorrect. For 801.40(c) the full face value of financing is included. It is not intended for 801.11(e) where it is taken down after the acquisition. Writer was informed on 7/28/88

8807004 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
As we discussed, the relevant Hart-Scott materials include Section 7A(c) (1) of the act, exemptingrealty acquisitions in the ordinary course of business, and Proposed Rules 802.2(b), 50 Red. Reg.38742, 38758 (1985), which I understand embodies the current
Rule:
7A(c)(1), 802.2(b)

Response/Comments

None noted

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