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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8611012 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Based on our conversation, it is my understanding that Federal Trade Commission (the F.T.C.)Staff takes the position with respect to determining the amount of assets of a partnership that apartnership is the ultimate parent entity under the Act and the ap
Rule:
801.11

Response/Comments

OK. Agree

8611014 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
John M. Sipple, Jr.
Rule:
801.90

Response/Comments

Called on 11/25 to confirm understanding. Based on facts, the purchasing corporations appear to be separate persons. Also indicated that facts do not suggest that the transaction is structured as an...

8609010 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Wayne Kaplan
Rule:
7A

Response/Comments

Letter is incorrect. I cannot bind the Commission. I merely advised (redacted) that we advise that no filing is necessary. We refers to the premerger office, and the FTC and Dept. of Justice are not...

8609002 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Linda Heban
Rule:
7A(c)(1

Response/Comments

9/10/86 Transaction would be scrutinized carefully by PMN Office because structure of transaction lends itself easily to evasion of reporting requirement and it may occur in cases where there could...

8608005 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Wayne Kaplan
Rule:
801.10; 801.40; 802.20

Response/Comments

No written response will be given. A must determine in good faith fair market value of the v.s. of X it will obtain and if below $15.0MM in value then none of above transactions appear to be...

8608007 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Patrick Sharpe
Rule:
7A(a)(3)

Response/Comments

I concur Patrick Sharpe. Called (redacted) 8-22-86 Andy concurs. Upon later review, the letter appears to ignore the PMN position that any direct assumption of liabilities bargained for between the...

8608013 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Patrick Sharpe
Rule:
801.1

Response/Comments

[W]hat (redacted) collects in excess of receivables less reserve for bad debt will be for (redacted) account. (Redacted) has to guarantee the receivables. It sounds to me like (redacted) is acquiring...

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