Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period under the Premerger Notification Rules, 24711-24714 [06-3932]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 80 / Wednesday, April 26, 2006 / Notices Dated: April 21, 2006. Bryant L. VanBrakle, Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–6281 Filed 4–25–06; 8:45 am] 1. Paul C. Bauman and Emily A. Bauman, both of Tulsa, Oklahoma; and Henry C. Bauman, III, Tyler, Texas; to acquire voting shares of United Capital Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Bank of Wyandotte, both of Wyandotte, Oklahoma. BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and § 225.41 of the Board’s Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)). The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notices also will be available for inspection at the office of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than May 11, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Andre Anderson, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30303: 1. The Robin and Cherie Arkley Revocable Algiers Bancorp Stock Trust, Eureka, California, with Robin P. Arkley II and Cherie P. Arkley, Eureka, California, as trustees to acquire 57 percent of the voting shares; Allison E. Arkley Trust no. 5, Eureka, California, Calvin Richard Jones, managing member of CTT, LLC, Eureka, California, and John L. Piland as trustees to acquire 19 percent of the voting shares; and Elizabeth A. Arkley Trust no. 5, Calvin Richard Jones, managing member of CTT, LLC, Eureka, California, John L. Piland as trustees to acquire 19 percent of the voting shares; and Jack J. Mendheim and Stephanie C. Medheim, Folsom, Louisiana, to acquire 5 percent of the voting shares all with respect to Algiers Bancorp, Inc., Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and all to thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Statewide Bank, Terrytown, Louisiana. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001: VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:58 Apr 25, 2006 Jkt 208001 C. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 752012272: 1. James E. Bethard and Robert E. Bethard, both of Coushatta, Louisiana; and Suzanne B. Hearne, Shreveport, Louisiana; as trustees of Voting Trust Agreement, to retain ownership of 77.58 percent of the voting shares of Coushatta Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly retain voting shares of Bank of Coushatta, both of Coushatta, Louisiana. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 21, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–6257 Filed 4–25–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 24711 noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center Web site at https://www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than May 22, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034: 1. Enterprise Financial Services Corp., Clayton, Missouri; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of NorthStar Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire NorthStar Bank, National Association, both of North Kansas City, Missouri. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 21, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–6258 Filed 4–25–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The application also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period under the Premerger Notification Rules PO 00000 Frm 00075 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a, as added by Title II of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, requires persons contemplating certain mergers or acquisitions to give the Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant Attorney General advance notice and to wait designated periods before consummation of such plans. Section 7A(b)(2) of the Act permits the agencies in individual cases, to terminate this waiting period prior to its expiration and requires that notice of this action published in the Federal Register. The following transactions were granted early termination of the waiting period provided by law and the premerger notification rules. The grants were made by the Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice. Neither agency intends to take any action with respect to these proposed acquisitions during the applicable waiting period. E:\FR\FM\26APN1.SGM 26APN1 24712 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 80 / Wednesday, April 26, 2006 / Notices Trans. No. Acquiring Acquired Entities Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/27/2006 20060740 ......................... 20060753 ......................... NCI Building Systems, Inc ................ HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud. Colony Investors VII, L.P .................. News Corporation .............................. Michael E. Heisley, Sr ....................... Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Inc ......... Robertson-Ceco II Corporation. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Inc. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Inc ......... Time Warner Inc ................................ Katharine Rawling and John Rawling S. Harry Robertson ........................... Nancy Jean Robertson ...................... FMR Corp .......................................... 20060780 ......................... ASP IV Alternative Investments, L.P ASP IV Alternative Investments, L.P ASP IV Alternative Investments, L.P Fidelity Investors III Limited Partnership. FILP Capital Reserves Limited Partnership. FRX Onshore, L.P ............................. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Inc. Turner Regional Entertainment Network, Inc. Robertson Aviation, LLC. Robertson Aviation, LLC. Robertson Aviation, LLC. Pro-Build Holdings Inc. 20060801 20060813 20060818 20060824 20060827 Apollo Investment Fund V, L.P ......... Air Products and Chemicals, Inc ....... Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc ..................... Rentech, Inc ...................................... Sterling Bancorp ................................ SOURCECORP, Incorporated .......... Tomah Holdings, Inc ......................... Mr. O. Gene Bicknell ......................... Agrium Inc ......................................... Randstad Holding nv ......................... 20060754 ......................... 20060762 ......................... 20060765 20060766 20060767 20060770 ......................... ......................... ......................... ......................... 20060771 ......................... ......................... ......................... ......................... ......................... ......................... FMR Corp .......................................... Charles J. Packard ............................ Pro-Build Holdings Inc., The Strober Organization, Inc. Industrial Power Generating Corporation. SOURCECORP, Incorporated. Tomah Holding, Inc. NPC International, Inc. Royster-Clark Nitrogen, Inc. PL Services, L.P. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/28/2006 20060728 ......................... 20060817 ......................... Community Health System, Inc ......... The Hearst Family Trust ................... Baptist Health System, Inc ................ Marc Ladreit de Lacharriere .............. Baptist Health Centers, Inc. Fimalac, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/29/2006 20060751 ......................... 20060840 ......................... Kerry Group Plc ................................. Asurion Corporation .......................... Ampersand 1999 Limited Partnership Glen and Joan Hammer .................... Nuvex Ingredients, Inc. Warranty Corporation of America. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/30/2006 20050976 ......................... Fresenius AG .................................... Renal Care Group, Inc ...................... Renal Care Group, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/31/2006 20060802 ......................... 20060825 ......................... 20060826 ......................... Microsoft Corporation ........................ Citadel Broadcasting Corporation ..... Sun Capital Partners IV, L.P ............. Vexcel Corporation ............................ ABC Chicago FM Radio, Inc ............. The Lubrizol Corporation ................... 20060837 ......................... 20060838 ......................... 20060839 ......................... General Electric Company ................ AerCap Holdings C.V ........................ Aercap Holdings C.V ......................... 20060841 ......................... 20060843 ......................... Nautic Partners V, L.P ...................... Cendant Corporation ......................... iVillage Inc ......................................... Robert Nichols ................................... Nicolas Finazzo and Rose Ann Finazzo. Frontenac VII Limited Partnership .... BRE/LQJV L.L.C ............................... 20060851 ......................... 20060857 ......................... Hellman & Friedman Capital Partners V, L.P. Seaport Capital Partners III AIV, L.P Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst Equity Fund III, L.P. Aquila, Inc .......................................... 20060858 ......................... 20060861 ......................... Diamond Castle Partners IV, L.P ...... EM Acquisition Corporation ............... Holdings, Inc ...................................... Education Management Corporation Vexcel Corporation. ABC Chicago FM Radio, Inc. Lubrizol Foam Control Additives, Inc., Noveon Hilton Davis, Inc., Noveon, Inc., Noveon IP Holdings Corp., Noveon Kalama, Inc., Noveon Textile Chemicals, Inc. iVillage Inc. AeroTurbine, Inc. AeroTurbine, Inc. 101communications LLC. Baymont Franchising LLC, Baymont Licensing Corporation, c/o LQ Management LLC, Lodge Holdco II LLC. Activant Solutions Holdings, Inc. Everest Connections, LLC, Everest Holdings III, LLC, Everest Holdings I, LLC, Everest I Leasing & Financing LLC. Holdings, Inc. Education Management Corporation. wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES Transactions Granted Early Termination—04/04/2006 20060670 ......................... LBO France Gestion SAS ................. Materis Holding Luxembourg S.A. 20060789 ......................... Societe Lorraine de Participations Siderurgiques SLPS, S.A. JPM Chase ........................................ Kohl’s Corporation ............................. 20060815 ......................... Inversiones Argos S.A ....................... Audax Private Equity fund, L.P ......... Kohl’s Corporation, Kohl’s Department Stores, Inc. RMCC Group, Inc. VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:58 Apr 25, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00076 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26APN1.SGM 26APN1 24713 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 80 / Wednesday, April 26, 2006 / Notices Trans. No. Acquiring Acquired Entities Transactions Granted Early Termination—04/05/2006 20060814 ......................... 20060820 ......................... 20060862 ......................... Macquarie Infrastructure Company Trust. HSBC Holdings plc ............................ R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company ..... k1 Ventures Limited .......................... K–1 HGC Investment, L.L.C. American Securities Partners III, L.P Office Tiger Holdings, Inc .................. ASP Unifrax Inc. Office Tiger Holdings, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—04/07/2006 20060812 ......................... M. Brooks Smith ................................ PRE Holdings, Inc ............................. 20060856 ......................... American International Group, Inc .... 20060872 ......................... Vestar Capital Partners V, L.P .......... 20060873 ......................... Valcon Acquisition Holding (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. TA X L.P ............................................ Iconix Brand Group, Inc .................... Nucor Corporation ............................. John M. and Patricia D. Noel, husband and wife. Madison Dearborn Capital Partners III, L.P VNU N.V ............................................ 20060876 ......................... 20060893 ......................... 20060897 ......................... Old Mutual plc ................................... Tack Fat Group International Limited Connecticut Steel Holding Corporation.. ECM Holdings, LLC, ITC Financial Licenses, Inc., ITC Financial Services, LLC, PRE Solutions, de Puerto Rico, Inc., PRE Solutions, Inc., Telecom International Services, Inc. Travel, Guard Group, Inc. National Mentor Holdings, Inc. VNU N.V. eSecLending, Inc. Mudd (USA) LLC. Connecticut Steel Corporation, Connecticut Steel Leasing Corporation. Transactions Granted Early Termination—04/11/2006 20060834 ......................... 20060878 ......................... Franklin Electric Co., Inc ................... HSBC Holdings plc ............................ Tecumseh Products Company .......... Boscov’s, Inc ..................................... 20060881 ......................... Endeavour Capital Fund IV, L.P ....... San Francisco Sausage Company, Inc. Little Giant Pump Company. Boscov’s Department Store, LLC, Boscov’s Receivables Finance Corp. San Francisco Sausage Company, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—04/12/2006 20060867 ......................... 20060868 ......................... 20060869 ......................... Trian Star Trust ................................. Trian SPV I, L.P ................................ Castlerigg International Limited ......... H.J. Heinz Company ......................... H.J. Heinz Company ......................... H.J. Heinz Company ......................... H.J. Heinz Company. H.J. Heinz Company. H.J. Heinz Company. Transactions Granted Early Termination—04/13/2006 20060853 ......................... Fisher Scientific International Inc ...... Behrman Capital III, L.P .................... ADI Holding Company, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—04/14/2006 20060877 ......................... 20060885 ......................... Warner Music Group Corp ................ TowerBrook Investors II, L.P ............. JPMorgan Chase & Co ..................... Nancy W. Laurie and William J. Laurie. 20060905 ......................... 20060908 ......................... 20060909 ......................... Hiland Partners, L.P .......................... Francisco Partners, L.P. .................... Services Acquisition Corp. International. Pitney Bowes, Inc .............................. Investec plc ....................................... OGE Energy Corp ............................. Viasystems Group, Inc ...................... Jamba Juice Company ...................... wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES 20060912 ......................... 20060917 ......................... VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:58 Apr 25, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00077 Jay McNally ....................................... Midwest Grain Processors Cooperative. Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26APN1.SGM Ryko Corporation. Kiel Center Partners, L.P. Kiel Center Redevelopment Corporation, St. Louis Blues Hockey Club Enterprises Company, St. Louis Blues Hockey Club, L.P. Enogex Gas Gathering, LLC. Wire Harness Industries, Inc. Jamba Juice Company. Ibis Consulting, Inc. Midwest Grain Processors, LLC. 26APN1 24714 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 80 / Wednesday, April 26, 2006 / Notices Trans. No. Acquiring Acquired Entities 20060924 ......................... Pilot Group L.P .................................. Raycom Media, Inc ........................... Cosmos Broadcasting Corporation, KTVO License Subsidiary LLC, KTVO LLC, KXRM/KXTU License Subsidiary, LLC, KXRM/KXTU, LLC, LibCo, Inc., Raycom Holdings LLC, Raycom TV Broadcasting, Inc., WACH License Subsidiary LLC, WACH LLC, WFXL License Subsidiary, LLC, WFXL, LLC, WLUC License Subsidiary, LLC, WLUC, LLC, WNWO License Subsidiary, LLC, WNWO, LLC, WPBN/WTOM, LLC, WSTM License Subsidiary, LLC, WSTM, LLC. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra M. Peay, Contract Representative or Renee Hallman, Contact Representative, Federal Trade Commission, Premerger Notification Office, Bureau of Competition, Room H– 303, Washington, DC 20580. (202) 326– 3100. By Direction of the Commission. Donald S. Clark, Secretary. [FR Doc. 06–3932 Filed 4–25–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6750–01–M FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION [File No. 061 0046] Boston Scientific Corporation and Guidant Corporation; Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Order To Aid Public Comment Federal Trade Commission. Proposed Consent Agreement. AGENCY: wwhite on PROD1PC61 with NOTICES ACTION: SUMMARY: The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations. DATES: Comments must be received on or before May 18, 2006. ADDRESSES: Interested parties are invited to submit written comments. Comments should refer to ‘‘Boston Scientific and Guidant, File No. 061 0046,’’ to facilitate the organization of comments. A comment filed in paper form should include this reference both in the text and on the envelope, and should be mailed or delivered to the following address: Federal Trade Commission/Office of the Secretary, VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:58 Apr 25, 2006 Jkt 208001 Room 135–H, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20580. Comments containing confidential material must be filed in paper form, must be clearly labeled ‘‘Confidential,’’ and must comply with Commission Rule 4.9(c). 16 CFR 4.9(c) (2005).1 The FTC is requesting that any comment filed in paper form be sent by courier or overnight service, if possible, because U.S. postal mail in the Washington area and at the Commission is subject to delay due to heightened security precautions. Comments that do not contain any nonpublic information may instead be filed in electronic form as part of or as an attachment to e-mail messages directed to the following email box: consentagreement@ftc.gov. The FTC Act and other laws the Commission administers permit the collection of public comments to consider and use in this proceeding as appropriate. All timely and responsive public comments, whether filed in paper or electronic form, will be considered by the Commission, and will be available to the public on the FTC Web site, to the extent practicable, at https://www.ftc.gov. As a matter of discretion, the FTC makes every effort to remove home contact information for individuals from the public comments it receives before placing those comments on the FTC Web site. More information, including routine uses permitted by the Privacy Act, may be found in the FTC’s privacy policy, at https://www.ftc.gov/ ftc/privacy.htm. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael R. Moiseyev, Bureau of Competition, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, 1 The comment must be accompanied by an explicit request for confidential treatment, including the factual and legal basis for the request, and must identify the specific portions of the comment to be withheld from the public record. The request will be granted or denied by the Commission’s General Counsel, consistent with applicable law and the public interest. See Commission Rule 4.9(c), 16 CFR 4.9(c). PO 00000 Frm 00078 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 NW., Washington, DC 20580, (202) 326– 3106. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 6(f) of the Federal Trade Commission Act, 38 Stat. 721, 15 U.S.C. 46(f), and § 2.34 of the Commission Rules of Practice, 16 CFR 2.34, notice is hereby given that the above-captioned consent agreement containing a consent order to cease and desist, having been filed with and accepted, subject to final approval, by the Commission, has been placed on the public record for a period of thirty (30) days. The following Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes the terms of the consent agreement, and the allegations in the complaint. An electronic copy of the full text of the consent agreement package can be obtained from the FTC Home Page (for April 20, 2006), on the World Wide Web, at https://www.ftc.gov/ os/2006/04/index.htm. A paper copy can be obtained from the FTC Public Reference Room, Room 130–H, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20580, either in person or by calling (202) 326–2222. Public comments are invited, and may be filed with the Commission in either paper or electronic form. All comments should be filed as prescribed in the ADDRESSES section above, and must be received on or before the date specified in the DATES section. Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Order To Aid Public Comment The Federal Trade Commission (‘‘Commission’’) has accepted, subject to final approval, an Agreement Containing Consent Order (‘‘Consent Agreement’’) from Boston Scientific Corporation (‘‘Boston Scientific’’). The purpose of the proposed Consent Agreement is to remedy the anticompetitive effects that would otherwise result from Boston Scientific’s acquisition of Guidant Corporation (‘‘Guidant’’). Under the terms of the E:\FR\FM\26APN1.SGM 26APN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 80 (Wednesday, April 26, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Pages 24711-24714]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 06-3932]


=======================================================================
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION


Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period 
under the Premerger Notification Rules

    Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a, as added by Title II 
of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, requires 
persons contemplating certain mergers or acquisitions to give the 
Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant Attorney General advance 
notice and to wait designated periods before consummation of such 
plans. Section 7A(b)(2) of the Act permits the agencies in individual 
cases, to terminate this waiting period prior to its expiration and 
requires that notice of this action published in the Federal Register.
    The following transactions were granted early termination of the 
waiting period provided by law and the premerger notification rules. 
The grants were made by the Federal Trade Commission and the Assistant 
Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the Department of 
Justice. Neither agency intends to take any action with respect to 
these proposed acquisitions during the applicable waiting period.

[[Page 24712]]



----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
              Trans. No.                      Acquiring                 Acquired                 Entities
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/27/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060740.............................  NCI Building Systems,    Michael E. Heisley, Sr.  Robertson-Ceco II
                                        Inc.                                              Corporation.
20060753.............................  HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin  Fairmont Hotels &        Fairmont Hotels &
                                        Talal Bin Abdulaziz      Resorts, Inc.            Resorts Inc.
                                        Alsaud.
20060754.............................  Colony Investors VII,    Fairmont Hotels &        Fairmont Hotels &
                                        L.P.                     Resorts, Inc.            Resorts, Inc.
20060762.............................  News Corporation.......  Time Warner Inc........  Turner Regional
                                                                                          Entertainment Network,
                                                                                          Inc.
20060765.............................  ASP IV Alternative       Katharine Rawling and    Robertson Aviation,
                                        Investments, L.P.        John Rawling.            LLC.
20060766.............................  ASP IV Alternative       S. Harry Robertson.....  Robertson Aviation,
                                        Investments, L.P.                                 LLC.
20060767.............................  ASP IV Alternative       Nancy Jean Robertson...  Robertson Aviation,
                                        Investments, L.P.                                 LLC.
20060770.............................  Fidelity Investors III   FMR Corp...............  Pro-Build Holdings Inc.
                                        Limited Partnership.
20060771.............................  FILP Capital Reserves    FMR Corp...............  Pro-Build Holdings
                                        Limited Partnership.                              Inc., The Strober
                                                                                          Organization, Inc.
20060780.............................  FRX Onshore, L.P.......  Charles J. Packard.....  Industrial Power
                                                                                          Generating
                                                                                          Corporation.
20060801.............................  Apollo Investment Fund   SOURCECORP,              SOURCECORP,
                                        V, L.P.                  Incorporated.            Incorporated.
20060813.............................  Air Products and         Tomah Holdings, Inc....  Tomah Holding, Inc.
                                        Chemicals, Inc.
20060818.............................  Merrill Lynch & Co.,     Mr. O. Gene Bicknell...  NPC International, Inc.
                                        Inc.
20060824.............................  Rentech, Inc...........  Agrium Inc.............  Royster-Clark Nitrogen,
                                                                                          Inc.
20060827.............................  Sterling Bancorp.......  Randstad Holding nv....  PL Services, L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/28/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060728.............................  Community Health         Baptist Health System,   Baptist Health Centers,
                                        System, Inc.             Inc.                     Inc.
20060817.............................  The Hearst Family Trust  Marc Ladreit de          Fimalac, Inc.
                                                                 Lacharriere.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/29/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060751.............................  Kerry Group Plc........  Ampersand 1999 Limited   Nuvex Ingredients, Inc.
                                                                 Partnership.
20060840.............................  Asurion Corporation....  Glen and Joan Hammer...  Warranty Corporation of
                                                                                          America.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/30/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20050976.............................  Fresenius AG...........  Renal Care Group, Inc..  Renal Care Group, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/31/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060802.............................  Microsoft Corporation..  Vexcel Corporation.....  Vexcel Corporation.
20060825.............................  Citadel Broadcasting     ABC Chicago FM Radio,    ABC Chicago FM Radio,
                                        Corporation.             Inc.                     Inc.
20060826.............................  Sun Capital Partners     The Lubrizol             Lubrizol Foam Control
                                        IV, L.P.                 Corporation.             Additives, Inc.,
                                                                                          Noveon Hilton Davis,
                                                                                          Inc., Noveon, Inc.,
                                                                                          Noveon IP Holdings
                                                                                          Corp., Noveon Kalama,
                                                                                          Inc., Noveon Textile
                                                                                          Chemicals, Inc.
20060837.............................  General Electric         iVillage Inc...........  iVillage Inc.
                                        Company.
20060838.............................  AerCap Holdings C.V....  Robert Nichols.........  AeroTurbine, Inc.
20060839.............................  Aercap Holdings C.V....  Nicolas Finazzo and      AeroTurbine, Inc.
                                                                 Rose Ann Finazzo.
20060841.............................  Nautic Partners V, L.P.  Frontenac VII Limited    101communications LLC.
                                                                 Partnership.
20060843.............................  Cendant Corporation....  BRE/LQJV L.L.C.........  Baymont Franchising
                                                                                          LLC, Baymont Licensing
                                                                                          Corporation, c/o LQ
                                                                                          Management LLC, Lodge
                                                                                          Holdco II LLC.
20060851.............................  Hellman & Friedman       Hicks, Muse, Tate &      Activant Solutions
                                        Capital Partners V,      Furst Equity Fund III,   Holdings, Inc.
                                        L.P.                     L.P.
20060857.............................  Seaport Capital          Aquila, Inc............  Everest Connections,
                                        Partners III AIV, L.P.                            LLC, Everest Holdings
                                                                                          III, LLC, Everest
                                                                                          Holdings I, LLC,
                                                                                          Everest I Leasing &
                                                                                          Financing LLC.
20060858.............................  Diamond Castle Partners  Holdings, Inc..........  Holdings, Inc.
                                        IV, L.P.
20060861.............................  EM Acquisition           Education Management     Education Management
                                        Corporation.             Corporation.             Corporation.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--04/04/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060670.............................  Societe Lorraine de      LBO France Gestion SAS.  Materis Holding
                                        Participations                                    Luxembourg S.A.
                                        Siderurgiques SLPS,
                                        S.A.
20060789.............................  JPM Chase..............  Kohl's Corporation.....  Kohl's Corporation,
                                                                                          Kohl's Department
                                                                                          Stores, Inc.
20060815.............................  Inversiones Argos S.A..  Audax Private Equity     RMCC Group, Inc.
                                                                 fund, L.P.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

[[Page 24713]]

 
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--04/05/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060814.............................  Macquarie                k1 Ventures Limited....  K-1 HGC Investment,
                                        Infrastructure Company                            L.L.C.
                                        Trust.
20060820.............................  HSBC Holdings plc......  American Securities      ASP Unifrax Inc.
                                                                 Partners III, L.P.
20060862.............................  R.R. Donnelley & Sons    Office Tiger Holdings,   Office Tiger Holdings,
                                        Company.                 Inc.                     Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--04/07/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060812.............................  M. Brooks Smith........  PRE Holdings, Inc......  ECM Holdings, LLC, ITC
                                                                                          Financial Licenses,
                                                                                          Inc., ITC Financial
                                                                                          Services, LLC, PRE
                                                                                          Solutions, de Puerto
                                                                                          Rico, Inc., PRE
                                                                                          Solutions, Inc.,
                                                                                          Telecom International
                                                                                          Services, Inc.
20060856.............................  American International   John M. and Patricia D.  Travel, Guard Group,
                                        Group, Inc.              Noel, husband and wife.  Inc.
20060872.............................  Vestar Capital Partners  Madison Dearborn         National Mentor
                                        V, L.P.                  Capital Partners III,    Holdings, Inc.
                                                                 L.P
20060873.............................  Valcon Acquisition       VNU N.V................  VNU N.V.
                                        Holding (Luxembourg)
                                        S.a.r.l.
20060876.............................  TA X L.P...............  Old Mutual plc.........  eSecLending, Inc.
20060893.............................  Iconix Brand Group, Inc  Tack Fat Group           Mudd (USA) LLC.
                                                                 International Limited.
20060897.............................  Nucor Corporation......  Connecticut Steel        Connecticut Steel
                                                                 Holding Corporation..    Corporation,
                                                                                          Connecticut Steel
                                                                                          Leasing Corporation.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--04/11/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060834.............................  Franklin Electric Co.,   Tecumseh Products        Little Giant Pump
                                        Inc.                     Company.                 Company.
20060878.............................  HSBC Holdings plc......  Boscov's, Inc..........  Boscov's Department
                                                                                          Store, LLC, Boscov's
                                                                                          Receivables Finance
                                                                                          Corp.
20060881.............................  Endeavour Capital Fund   San Francisco Sausage    San Francisco Sausage
                                        IV, L.P.                 Company, Inc.            Company, Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--04/12/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060867.............................  Trian Star Trust.......  H.J. Heinz Company.....  H.J. Heinz Company.
20060868.............................  Trian SPV I, L.P.......  H.J. Heinz Company.....  H.J. Heinz Company.
20060869.............................  Castlerigg               H.J. Heinz Company.....  H.J. Heinz Company.
                                        International Limited.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--04/13/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060853.............................  Fisher Scientific        Behrman Capital III,     ADI Holding Company,
                                        International Inc.       L.P.                     Inc.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--04/14/2006
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20060877.............................  Warner Music Group Corp  JPMorgan Chase & Co....  Ryko Corporation.
20060885.............................  TowerBrook Investors     Nancy W. Laurie and      Kiel Center Partners,
                                        II, L.P.                 William J. Laurie.       L.P.
                                                                                         Kiel Center
                                                                                          Redevelopment
                                                                                          Corporation, St. Louis
                                                                                          Blues Hockey Club
                                                                                          Enterprises Company,
                                                                                          St. Louis Blues Hockey
                                                                                          Club, L.P.
20060905.............................  Hiland Partners, L.P...  OGE Energy Corp........  Enogex Gas Gathering,
                                                                                          LLC.
20060908.............................  Francisco Partners,      Viasystems Group, Inc..  Wire Harness
                                        L.P..                                             Industries, Inc.
20060909.............................  Services Acquisition     Jamba Juice Company....  Jamba Juice Company.
                                        Corp. International.
20060912.............................  Pitney Bowes, Inc......  Jay McNally............  Ibis Consulting, Inc.
20060917.............................  Investec plc...........  Midwest Grain            Midwest Grain
                                                                 Processors Cooperative.  Processors, LLC.

[[Page 24714]]

 
20060924.............................  Pilot Group L.P........  Raycom Media, Inc......  Cosmos Broadcasting
                                                                                          Corporation, KTVO
                                                                                          License Subsidiary
                                                                                          LLC, KTVO LLC, KXRM/
                                                                                          KXTU License
                                                                                          Subsidiary, LLC, KXRM/
                                                                                          KXTU, LLC, LibCo,
                                                                                          Inc., Raycom Holdings
                                                                                          LLC, Raycom TV
                                                                                          Broadcasting, Inc.,
                                                                                          WACH License
                                                                                          Subsidiary LLC, WACH
                                                                                          LLC, WFXL License
                                                                                          Subsidiary, LLC, WFXL,
                                                                                          LLC, WLUC License
                                                                                          Subsidiary, LLC, WLUC,
                                                                                          LLC, WNWO License
                                                                                          Subsidiary, LLC, WNWO,
                                                                                          LLC, WPBN/WTOM, LLC,
                                                                                          WSTM License
                                                                                          Subsidiary, LLC, WSTM,
                                                                                          LLC.
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------


FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra M. Peay, Contract 
Representative or Renee Hallman, Contact Representative, Federal Trade 
Commission, Premerger Notification Office, Bureau of Competition, Room 
H-303, Washington, DC 20580. (202) 326-3100.

    By Direction of the Commission.
Donald S. Clark,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 06-3932 Filed 4-25-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6750-01-M