Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under the Premerger Notification Rules, 15725-15726 [E9-7551]

Download as PDF 15725 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 65 / Tuesday, April 7, 2009 / Notices FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies 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 applications 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 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 website at 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 1, 2009. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) P.O. Box 55882, Boston, Massachusetts 02106–2204: 1. Connecticut Mutual Holding Company, Winsted, Connecticut; to Trans No. acquire through merger Collinsville Savings Mutual Holding Company, Collinsville Stock Holding Company, and thereby acquire Collinsville Savings Society, all of Collinsville, Connecticut. In connection with the above application, Collinsville Savings Mutual Holding Company, Collinsville, Connecticut, also has applied to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Collinsville Stock Holding Company, Collinsville, Connecticut, which has applied to become a bank holding company by acquiring Collinsville Savings Society, Collinsville, Connecticut. Thomas J. Trabucco, Director, Office of External Affairs, (202) 942–1640. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 2, 2009. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E9–7837 Filed 4–6–09; 8:45 am] FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RETIREMENT THRIFT INVESTMENT BOARD Sunshine Act; Notice of Meeting TIME AND DATE: 9 a.m. (Eastern Time) April 20, 2009. PLACE: 4th Floor Conference Room, 1250 H Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005. STATUS: Parts will be open to the public and parts closed to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Parts Open to the Public 1. Approval of the minutes of the March 16, 2009 Board member meeting. 2. Thrift Savings Plan activity report by the Executive Director. a. Participant Activity Report. b. Systems Modernization. c. Quarterly Investment Performance Report. d. Legislative Report. 3. Recommendations on Potential Legislative Initiatives. Acquiring 4. Quarterly Vendor Financial Report. 5. Annual Financial Audit Report. Parts Closed to the Public 6. Proprietary information. 7. Personnel. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Dated: April 3, 2009. Thomas K. Emswiler, Secretary, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board. [FR Doc. E9–7969 Filed 4–3–09; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 6760–01–P 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 be 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. Acquired Entities Transactions Granted Early Termination—02/23/2009 20090289 ................ 20090290 ................ 20090291 ................ Deutsche Lufthansa AG ....................... Texas Health Resources ...................... Valero Energy Corporation .................. Sir Michael David Bishop ..................... Community Health Systems, Inc. ......... VeraSun Energy Corporation ............... British Midland PLC TTHR Limited Partnership VeraSun Aurora Corporation; VeraSun Charles City, LLC; VeraSun Fort Dodge, LLC; VeraSun Hartley, LLC; VeraSun Marketing, LLC; VeraSun Reynolds, LLC; VeraSun Welcome, LLC Transactions Granted Early Termination—02/24/2009 20090292 ................ VerDate Nov<24>2008 Bank of America Corporation ............... 18:20 Apr 06, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00037 Kern Schools Federal Credit Union ..... FIA Card Services, N.A. Fmt 4703 07APN1 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\07APN1.SGM 15726 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 65 / Tuesday, April 7, 2009 / Notices Trans No. Acquiring Acquired Entities Transactions Granted Early Termination—02/25/2009 20090294 ................ General Electric Company ................... ATP Oil & Gas Corporation ................. ATP Infrastructure Partners, L.P. Transactions Granted Early Termination—02/27/2009 20090306 ................ University of Southern California ......... Tenet Healthcare Corporation .............. Tenet HealthSystem Norris, Inc.; USC University Hospital, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/02/2009 20090143 ................ Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. ............ The Clearing Corporation ..................... The Clearing Corporation Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/03/2009 20090287 ................ 20090307 ................ Novartis Pharma AG ............................ Baker Brothers Life Sciences, L.P. ...... Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. .............. Seattle Genetics, Inc. ........................... Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Seattle Genetics, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/09/2009 20090317 ................ 20090318 ................ 20090322 ................ DCP Midstream Partners, LP .............. DCP Midstream Partners, LP .............. Roger Penske ...................................... ConocoPhillips ...................................... Spectra Energy Corp. .......................... General Electric Company ................... DCP East Texas Holdings, LLC DCP East Texas Holdings, LLC Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/11/2009 20090321 ................ Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. .. Callan Associates Inc. .......................... Callan Associates Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/13/2009 20090263 ................ William Goldring ................................... Constellation Brands, Inc. .................... 20090327 ................ 20090333 ................ Mascolo Brothers Limited .................... Fidelity National Financial, Inc. ............ Toni & Guy Holdings, Inc. .................... Wind Point Partners V, L.P. ................. 20090336 ................ Newport Global Opportunities Fund L.P. Wind Point Partners V, L.P. ................. Barton Brands of California, Inc.; Barton Distillers Import Corp.; Constellation Spirits Inc. Toni & Guy Holdings, Inc. VI Acquisition Corp.; VICORP Restaurants, Inc. VI Acquisition Corp.; VICORP Restaurants, Inc. Transactions Granted Early Termination—03/16/2009 20090311 ................ 20090313 ................ Fairholme Funds, Inc. .......................... Amphenol Corporation ......................... FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra M. Peay, Contact 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. E9–7551 Filed 4–6–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6750–01–M DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Guidance on the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act: Implications for Investigators and Institutional Review Boards AGENCY: Office for Human Research Protections, Office of Public Health and Science, Office of the Secretary, HHS. VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:13 Apr 06, 2009 Jkt 217001 ACTION: The St. Joe Company .......................... General Electric Company ................... Notice. SUMMARY: The Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), Office of Public Health and Science, is announcing the availability of a guidance document entitled, ‘‘Guidance on the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act: Implications for Investigators and Institutional Review Boards.’’ The guidance document provides OHRP’s first formal guidance on this topic. The document, which is available on the OHRP Web site at http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/ humansubjects/guidance/gina.html and http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/ humansubjects/guidance/gina.pdf, is intended primarily for investigators who conduct, and institutional review boards (IRB) that review, non-exempt human subjects research involving genetic testing or collection of genetic information (hereinafter referred to as ‘‘genetic research’’). The guidance document provides background on PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 The St. Joe Company. Times Microwave Systems, Inc. protections provided by the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) and discusses some of the implications of GINA for investigators who conduct, and IRBs that review, genetic research, particularly with respect to the criteria for IRB approval of research and the requirements for obtaining informed consent under the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regulations for the protection of human subjects (45 CFR part 46). DATES: Comments on OHRP guidance documents are welcome at any time. ADDRESSES: Submit written requests for single copies of the guidance document entitled, ‘‘Guidance on the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act: Implications for Investigators and Institutional Review Boards,’’ to the Division of Policy and Assurances, Office for Human Research Protections, 1101 Wootton Parkway, Suite 200, Rockville, MD 20852. Send one selfaddressed adhesive label to assist that E:\FR\FM\07APN1.SGM 07APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 65 (Tuesday, April 7, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 15725-15726]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-7551]


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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 be 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.

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            Trans No.                      Acquiring                  Acquired                  Entities
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--02/23/2009
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20090289.........................  Deutsche Lufthansa AG....  Sir Michael David Bishop  British Midland PLC
20090290.........................  Texas Health Resources...  Community Health          TTHR Limited Partnership
                                                               Systems, Inc..
20090291.........................  Valero Energy Corporation  VeraSun Energy            VeraSun Aurora
                                                               Corporation.              Corporation; VeraSun
                                                                                         Charles City, LLC;
                                                                                         VeraSun Fort Dodge,
                                                                                         LLC; VeraSun Hartley,
                                                                                         LLC; VeraSun Marketing,
                                                                                         LLC; VeraSun Reynolds,
                                                                                         LLC; VeraSun Welcome,
                                                                                         LLC
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--02/24/2009
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20090292.........................  Bank of America            Kern Schools Federal      FIA Card Services, N.A.
                                    Corporation.               Credit Union.
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--02/25/2009
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20090294.........................  General Electric Company.  ATP Oil & Gas             ATP Infrastructure
                                                               Corporation.              Partners, L.P.
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--02/27/2009
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20090306.........................  University of Southern     Tenet Healthcare          Tenet HealthSystem
                                    California.                Corporation.              Norris, Inc.; USC
                                                                                         University Hospital,
                                                                                         Inc.
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/02/2009
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20090143.........................  Intercontinental           The Clearing Corporation  The Clearing Corporation
                                    Exchange, Inc..
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/03/2009
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20090287.........................  Novartis Pharma AG.......  Portola Pharmaceuticals,  Portola Pharmaceuticals,
                                                               Inc..                     Inc.
20090307.........................  Baker Brothers Life        Seattle Genetics, Inc...  Seattle Genetics, Inc.
                                    Sciences, L.P..
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/09/2009
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20090317.........................  DCP Midstream Partners,    ConocoPhillips..........  DCP East Texas Holdings,
                                    LP.                                                  LLC
20090318.........................  DCP Midstream Partners,    Spectra Energy Corp.....  DCP East Texas Holdings,
                                    LP.                                                  LLC
20090322.........................  Roger Penske.............  General Electric Company  Penske Truck Leasing
                                                                                         Co., L.P.
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/11/2009
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20090321.........................  Marsh & McLennan           Callan Associates Inc...  Callan Associates Inc.
                                    Companies, Inc..
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/13/2009
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20090263.........................  William Goldring.........  Constellation Brands,     Barton Brands of
                                                               Inc..                     California, Inc.;
                                                                                         Barton Distillers
                                                                                         Import Corp.;
                                                                                         Constellation Spirits
                                                                                         Inc.
20090327.........................  Mascolo Brothers Limited.  Toni & Guy Holdings,      Toni & Guy Holdings,
                                                               Inc..                     Inc.
20090333.........................  Fidelity National          Wind Point Partners V,    VI Acquisition Corp.;
                                    Financial, Inc..           L.P..                     VICORP Restaurants,
                                                                                         Inc.
20090336.........................  Newport Global             Wind Point Partners V,    VI Acquisition Corp.;
                                    Opportunities Fund L.P.    L.P..                     VICORP Restaurants,
                                                                                         Inc.
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                               Transactions Granted Early Termination--03/16/2009
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20090311.........................  Fairholme Funds, Inc.....  The St. Joe Company.....  The St. Joe Company.
20090313.........................  Amphenol Corporation.....  General Electric Company  Times Microwave Systems,
                                                                                         Inc.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sandra M. Peay, Contact 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. E9-7551 Filed 4-6-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6750-01-M