Office of the Secretary
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20580
February 5, 2002
Robert A. Falise
Texaco Alliance Trust
375 Pound Ridge Rd.
Bedford, NY 10506
Matter of Chevron Corporation and Texaco, Inc., FTC Docket No.
C-4023; Application for Approval of the Federal Trade Commission to
Divest Texaco Refining and Marketing Inc. (the Equilon and Motiva
Interests) to Shell Oil Company and Saudi Refining, Inc.
Dear Mr. Falise:
This letter responds to the Application for
Approval of the Federal Trade Commission to Divest Texaco Refining and
Marketing Inc. (the Equilon and Motiva Interests) to Shell Oil Company and
Saudi Refining, Inc. (the "Application") that you filed on behalf of
After consideration of the Application and
other available information, the Commission has determined to approve the
Application. In according its approval, the Commission has relied upon the
information submitted and the representations made in connection with the
Application and has assumed them to be accurate and complete.
By direction of the Commission, Chairman
Donald S. Clark
Marc G. Schildkraut, Esquire
Howrey, Simon, Arnold & White LLP
1299 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20004
Pillsbury Winthrop LLP
1133 Connecticut Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036
Clifford Chance Rogers & Wells LLP
The William P. Rogers Building
2001 K Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20006
White & Case LLP
1155 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036