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

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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—on the dates indicated—of the waiting period provided by law and the premerger notification rules. The listing for each transaction includes the transaction number and the parties to the transaction. 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.

Early Terminations Granted

[August 1, 2011 Thru August 31, 2011]

8/01/2011
20111082GHoneywell International, Inc.; EMS Technologies, Inc.; Honeywell International, Inc.
20111168GClaus Schmidbaur; Reflexite Corporation; Claus Schmidbaur.
8/02/2011
20111090GProvidence Equity Partners VI L.P.; Blackboard Inc.; Providence Equity Partners VI L.P.
8/03/2011
20111021GZodiac Aerospace; PAIG Investments Limited; Zodiac Aerospace.
20111108GPrecision Castparts Corp.; Oak Hill Capital Partners II, L.P.; Precision Castparts Corp.
20111145GDell Inc.; Force 10 Networks, Inc.; Dell Inc.
08/05/2011
20111170GGRD Holding LP; Three Cities Fund III, L.P.; GRD Holding LP.
20111175GIHS Inc.; TCV VI, L.P.; IHS Inc.
20111179GAetna Inc.; Oak Investment Partners XII, Limited Partnership; Aetna Inc.
20111183GColam Entreprendre S.A.; Independent Electric Supply, Inc.; Colam Entreprendre S.A.
20111188GAdecco S.A.; Compass Partners European Equity Fund (Bermuda), L.P.; Adecco S.A.
20111189GVanguard Natural Resources, LLC; Encore Energy Partners LP; Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC.
08/08/2011
20111113GParthenon Investors III, L.P.; Wells Fargo & Company; Parthenon Investors III, L.P.
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08/10/2011
20111031GWolters Kluwer N.V.; National Registered Agents, Inc.; Wolters Kluwer N.V.
20111106GPiedmont Healthcare, Inc.; Henry Medical Center, Inc.; Piedmont Healthcare, Inc.
20111184GHechos con Amor S.A. de C.V.; Avomex, Inc.; Hechos con Amor S.A. de C.V.
20111185GGrupo Kuo, S.A.B. de C.V.; Avomex, Inc.; Grupo Kuo, S.A.B. de C.V.
20111186GRandstad Holding nv; SFN Group, Inc.; Randstad Holding nv.
08/11/2011
20111131GCanadian Imperial Bank of Commerce; James and Virginia Stowers; Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.
08/12/2011
20111200GEnsign Energy Services Inc.; Rowan Companies, Inc.; Ensign Energy Services Inc.
20111202GSevin Rosen Fund VIII L.P.; Splunk Inc.; Sevin Rosen Fund VIII L.P.
20111203GChiron Topco, Inc.; Kinetic Concepts, Inc.; Chiron Topco, Inc.
20111205GJoseph Neubauer; ARAMARK Holdings Corporation; Joseph Neubauer.
20111218GValueClick, Inc.; Dotomi, Inc.; ValueClick, Inc.
20111223GInsituform Technologies, Inc.; Edward R. Fyfe; Insituform Technologies, Inc.
20111231GCalumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.; Murphy Oil Corporation; Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P.
08/15/2011
20111119GMedQuist Holdings Inc.; MultiModal Technologies, Inc.; MedQuist Holdings Inc.
20111198GGTCR Fund X/A, LP; BServ, Inc.; GTCR Fund X/A, LP.
20111219GArcher Limited; Wexford Partners 10, L.P.; Archer Limited.
20111220GEnergy Capital Partners II-A, LP; Acorn Energy, Inc.; Energy Capital Partners II-A, LP.
20111228GJ.H. Whitney VII. L.P.; MapleWood Equity Partners, L.P.; J.H. Whitney VII, L.P.
08/17/2011
20111088GSumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd.; Rail Products Acquisition, LLC; Sumitomo Metal Industries, Ltd.
20111213GOracle Corporation; InQuira, Inc.; Oracle Corporation.
20111235GOlympus Growth Fund V, L.P.; AEA Investors Small Business Fund LP; Olympus Growth Fund V, L.P.
08/18/2011
20111192GUnitedHealth Group Incorporated; New Mountain Partners II, L.P.; UnitedHealth Group Incorporated.
08/19/2011
20111194GWells Fargo & Company; 2003 Riverside Capital Appreciation Fund, L.P.; Wells Fargo & Company.
20111233GVance Street Capital LLC; Churchill Equity and ESOP, L.L.C.; Vance Street Capital LLC.
20111242GWarburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P.; Credit Suisse Group AG; Warburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P.
20111243GSPO Partners II, L.P.; Oasis Petroleum Inc.; SPO Partners II, L.P.
20111245GTransDigm Group Incorporated; Graham Partners II, L.P.; TransDigm Group Incorporated.
20111247GGerald W. Schwartz; JELD-WEN Holding, Inc.; Gerald W. Schwartz.
20111248GTA XI L.P.; Senior Health Holdings, LLC; TA XI L.P.
20111252GAres Corporate Opportunities Fund III, L.P.; Christine Dockstader; Ares Corporate Opportunities Fund III, L.P.
20111254GRoadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc.; Mason Wells Buyout Fund II, Limited Partnership; Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc.
20111255GAquiline Financial Services Fund L.P.; Fidelity National Financial, Inc.; Aquiline Financial Services Fund L.P.
20111258GSPC Partners IV, L.P.; Johnson & Johnson; SPC Partners IV, L.P.
08/22/2011
20111171GWilliam H. Gates III; Ecolab Inc.; William H. Gates III.
20111197GSummit Partners Private Equity Fund VII-A, L.P.; Water Street Healthcare Partners II, L.P.; Summit Partners Private Equity Fund VII-A, L.P.
20111204GFresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA; TA x, L.P.; Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA.
20111267GGTCR Fund X/A, LP; John F. Neace; GTCR Fund X/A, LP.
08/24/2011
20111237GGores Capital Partners II, L.P.; OCM Principal Opportunities Fund III, L.P.; Gores Capital Partners H, L.P.
20111238GOCM Principal Opportunities Fund III, L.P.; Gores Capital Partners II, L.P.; OCM Principal Opportunities Fund III, L.P.
20111257GAlgonquin Power & Utilities Corp.; Atmos Energy Corporation; Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp.
08/26/2011
20111178GSmith Family Voting Trust; Lochinvar Corporation; Smith Family Voting Trust.
20111190GWPP plc; Global Market Insite, Inc.; WPP plc.
20111196GBayer AG; Pathway Medical Technologies, Inc.; Bayer AG.
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20111215GRiverside Capital Appreciation Fund V, L.P.; VSS Mezzanine Partners, L.P.; Riverside Capital Appreciation Fund V, L.P.
20111259GEPCOR Utilities Inc.; American Water Works Company, Inc.; EPCOR Utilities Inc.
20111262GThe Auto Club Group; AAA Auto Club South, Inc.; The Auto Club Group
20111264GHTC Corporation; Beats Electronics, LLC; HTC Corporation.
20111270GAtlantic Power Corporation; Capital Power Income L.P.; Atlantic Power Corporation.
20111271GCapital Power Corporation; Capital Power Income L.P.; Capital Power Corporation.
20111272GHon Hai Precision Ind. Co. Ltd.; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Hon Hai Precision Ind. Co. Ltd.
20111273GAqua America, Inc.; American Water Works Company, Inc.; Aqua America, Inc.
20111279GBaird Capital Partners V. LP; The Home Depot, Inc.; Baird Capital Partners V, LP.
20111280GNRG Energy, Inc.; Richard W. Vague; NRG Energy, Inc.
20111281GNIBE Industrier AB (publ.); Emerson Electric Co.; NIBE Industrier AB (publ.).
20111282GSuominen Corporation; Ahlstrom Corporation; Suominen Corporation.
20111284GClayton, Dubilier & Rice Fund VIII, L.P.; Ingersoll-Rand plc; Clayton, Dubilier & Rice Fund VIII, L.P.
20111286GCargill, Incorporated; Goldstein Group, Inc.; Cargill, Incorporated.
20111291GMEMC Electronic Materials, Inc.; Fotowatio Renewable Ventures, S.L.; MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc.
20111294GRegency Energy Partners LP; Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.; Regency Energy Partners LP.
20111295GBlount International, Inc.; Genstar Capital Partners III, L.P.; Blount International, Inc.
20111297GVijay Goradia; Sunoco, Inc.; Vijay Goradia.
20111300GEcolab Inc.; Nalco Holding Company; Ecolab Inc.
20111306GCI Capital Investors II, L.P.; James P. Banks; CI Capital Investors II, L.P.
20111308GWLR Recovery Fund IV, L.P.; The Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland; WLR Recovery Fund IV, L.P.
20111309GWLR Recovery Fund V. L.P.; The Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland; WLR Recovery Fund V, L.P.
08/29/2011
20111056GBerry Plastics Group, Inc.; Rexam PLC; Berry Plastics Group, Inc.
20111217GIpsos S.A.; Aegis Group plc; Ipsos S.A.
20111246GWindstream Corporation; PAETEC Holding Corp.; Windstream Corporation.
20111299GAmerican International Group, Inc.; AerCap Holdings N.V.; American International Group, Inc.
08/30/2011
20111234GReyes Holdings, L.L.C.; Jeff A. Braverman; Reyes Holdings, L.L.C.
08/31/2011
20110754GGeneral Electric Company; CVT Holding SAS; General Electric Company
20111256GMidOcean Partners III, L.P.; Global Knowledge, Inc.; MidOcean Partners III, L.P.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Renee Chapman, Contact Representative, Federal Trade Commission, Premerger Notification Office, Bureau of Competition, Room H-303, Washington, DC 20580, (202) 326-3100.

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By Direction of the Commission.

Donald S. Clark,

Secretary.

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[FR Doc. 2011-23292 Filed 9-13-11; 8:45 am]

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