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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8712006 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Patrick Sharpe
Rule:
801.11

Response/Comments

This is incorrect. If you do not have any financials for some entities within, you must calculate and aggregate net sales and total asset of all entities within the UPE. The person in to scenario as...

8712001 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Staff Comments: ** Value of payments not discounted to present. SBP 801.10 (c)(2) -Value not discounted to present. Value of an installment contract is the value of the totalpayments of principal to be made under the contract, but excluding interest.
Rule:
802.20

Response/Comments

12/14/87 Called (redacted): confirmed exemption under 802.20. 12/29/87 Called (redacted) back to point out inconsistent statements in letter in accordance with Wayne's review of letter...

8710002 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
John Sipple
Rule:
801.1(d)

Response/Comments

The Commission did not change its position regarding the reportability of the formation of partnerships when it adopted the new partnership control rules. When assets are contributed at the time of...

8710003 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
John M. Sipple
Rule:
802.8; 7A(c)(8)

Response/Comments

Informed that [sic] writer that acquisitions below the control threshold in these bank acquisitions are not exempt from HSR under 7A(c)(8) or 802.8 of the HSR rules since such acquisitions are not...

8708001 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
August 10, 1987
Rule:
801.40

Response/Comments

August 10, 1987 Response:It is reasonable to rely on 16 C.F.R. 802.40 when the parties have a good faith belief that they will qualify under 501(c)(6) of the Internal Revenue Code as a not for profit...

8704003 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Wayne Kaplan
Rule:
801.1(b); 801.1(c)

Response/Comments

On 6/3/87 I notified (redacted) that I did not know enough to dispute his conclusions but that this does not bind either agency in any future transaction. He will send in a letter to confirm that...

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