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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8706012 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Joe Price
Rule:
801.1

Response/Comments

Told him that beneficial interest in the assets must pass for the acquisition to close in escrow. Title and consideration arent being passed. We dont like the idea of claiming it is not closed for...

8706009 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Andrew Scanlon
Rule:
801.2

Response/Comments

See notes of (redacted) in reply to this letter on last page-Called (redacted) on 6/19. Told him we would accept filing from C for subsequent sale of A’s assets even though at time of filing it does...

0203003 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Michael Verne
Rule:
801.1(b)

Response/Comments

Each partnership is its own UPE. The alternative test for control in 801.1(b)(2) does not apply to partnerships. (See FR at 20062, 5/29/87). Re: Last paragraph if A controlled the partnerships, an...

8705002 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Andrew Scanlon
Rule:
801.90; 801.11

Response/Comments

5/10/87-I advised (redacted) that relative to the partnership and the irrevocable this letter is accurate finding that it is not for the purpose of evading HSR -as in 801.90 but that the last two...

8705001 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Patrick Sharpe
Rule:
802.40

Response/Comments

[response 1]-Called (redacted) MAY 15, 1987. The PMN Off has determined that this is exempt under 802.40.-[response 2]-I concur with this letter. Furthermore, (redacted) confirmed that (redacted)...

8704007 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Patrick Sharp

Response/Comments

[note 1-sketch of joint venture] - The parties are forming a joint adventure to manage a portion of their assets, not all of their assets. Although this transaction meets the size-of-person test, it...

8704002 Informal Interpretation

Staff:
Wayne Kaplan
Rule:
801.11(e)

Response/Comments

Based on the analysis that this is one indissolvable transaction it appears that no filing by (redacted) is required since the 801.11(e) size-of-person calculation results in his person being less...

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