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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 Start Printed Page 5180the 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 December 1, 2012 Thru December 31, 2012

20130134GThe Walt Disney Company; George W. Lucas; The Walt Disney Company.
20130208GLiberty Interactive Corporation; TripAdvisor, Inc.; Liberty Interactive Corporation.
20130244GGuard Control Partnership, L.P.; H.I.G. Capital Partners III, L.P.; Guard Control Partnership, L.P.
20130253GWalter Investment Management Corp.; Residential Capital, LLC; Walter Investment Management Corp.
20130258GU.S. Bancorp; FSV Payment Systems, Inc.; U.S. Bancorp.
20130260GAccenture plc; Azaleos Corporation; Accenture plc.
20130261GTriumph Group, Inc.; John W. Dahlberg; Triumph Group, Inc.
20130262GDeloitte LLP; Monitor Company Group Ltd Partnership; Deloitte LLP.
20130269GAmerican Capital, Ltd.; Hudson Ferry Capital, L.P.; American Capital, Ltd.
20130273GKIA VIII (Power), L.P.; Huntsman Gay Capital Partners Fund, L.P.; KIA VIII (Power), L.P.
20130274GSun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.; DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
20130281GPlains All American Pipeline, L.P.; M12, LLC; Plains All American Pipeline, L.P.
20130285GDonald L. Kotula; Francois Pinault; Donald L. Kotula.
20130296GKKR North America Fund XI, L.P.; Alliant Holdings I, LLC; KKR North America Fund XI, L.P.
20130297GACP Investment Fund, L.P.; NewCo; ACP Investment Fund, L.P.
20130299GRemington Outdoor Company, Inc.; Synergy Outdoors, LLC; Remington Outdoor Company, Inc.
20130302GTinicum L.P.; David A. Werner; Tinicum L.P.
20130303GTinicum L.P.; Jordan A. Law; Tinicum L.P.
20130233GLee Cheow Ming Doris Damaris; Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc.; Lee Cheow Ming Doris Damaris.
20130265GAl Chem (Cayman) Ltd.; Cytec Industries, Inc.; Al Chem (Cayman) Ltd.
20130271GFirst Reserve Fund XI, L.P.; NFR Holdings LLP; First Reserve Fund XI, L.P.
20130275GFR XII Delta MV, L.P.; Post Oak Companies LP; FR XII Delta MV, L.P.
20130277GMason Wells Buyout Fund II, LP; Charter Films, Inc.; Mason Wells Buyout Fund II, LP.
20130286GFS Equity Partners VI, LP; Trilantic Capital Partners IV, LP; FS Equity Partners VI, LP.
20130305GAcadia Healthcare Company, Inc.; Behavioral Centers of America, LLC; Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc.
20130227GJPMorgan Chase & Co.; MetLife, Inc.; JPMorgan Chase & Co.
20130257GEquifax Inc.; Computer Sciences Corporation; Equifax Inc.
20130279GArsenal Capital Partners III, LP; Marvin S. Wool and Harlene E. Wool; Arsenal Capital Partners III, LP.
20130337GVerizon Communications Inc.; Leap Wireless International, Inc.; Verizon Communications Inc.
20130351GLeap Wireless International, Inc.; Deutsche Telekom AG; Leap Wireless International, Inc.
20130159GSoftBank Corp.; Sprint Nextel Corporation; SoftBank Corp.
20130195GAmerican Capital, Ltd.; Arlington Capital Partners II, L.P.; American Capital, Ltd.
20130263GBethesda, Inc.; Evendale Medical Center, LLC; Bethesda, Inc.
20130264GCatholic Health Initiatives; Evendale Medical Center, LLC; Catholic Health Initiatives.
20130267GPrecision Castparts Corp.; Littlejohn Fund HI, LP; Precision Castparts Corp.
20130282GArsenal Capital Partners III LP; TM Holding, LLC; Arsenal Capital Partners III LP.
20130323GUlysses Participation S.a.r.l.; Magnablend Holdings, Inc.; Ulysses Participation S.a.r.l.
20130304GL'Oreal S.A.; Castanea Partners III, L.P.; L'Oreal S.A.
20130319GAutoNation, Inc.; Scott K. Ginsburg; AutoNation, Inc.
20130190GClean Harbors, Inc.; Safety-Kleen, Inc.; Clean Harbors, Inc.
20130301GRush Enterprises, Inc.; Timothy E. Reilly; Rush Enterprises, Inc.
20130318GCourt Square Capital Partners II, L.P.; Kenneth and Theresa King, spouses; Court Square Capital Partners II, L.P.
20130338GAvera Health; Catholic Health Initiatives; Avera Health.
20130341GFirst Reserve Fund XI, L.P.; Enerven Compression LLC; First Reserve Fund XI, L.P.
20130345GCourt Square Capital Partners III, L.P.; Lake Capital Partners II LP; Court Square Capital Partners III, L.P.
20130357GSmith & Nephew plc; HealthPoint, Ltd.; Smith & Nephew plc.
20130362GHKW Capital Partners IV, L.P.; Nabors Industries Ltd.; HKW Capital Partners IV, L.P.
20130373GWarburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P.; Ajit A. Prabhu; Warburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P.
20130374GWarburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P.; Jagadish S. Melligeri; Warburg Pincus Private Equity X, L.P.
20130406GSaputo Inc.; Dean Foods Company; Saputo Inc.
20130259GCarlisle Companies Incorporated; Belden Inc.; Carlisle Companies Incorporated.
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20130270GParthenon Investors IV, L.P.; White River Capital, Inc.; Parthenon Investors IV. L.P.
20130276GEaton Vance Corp.; Michael E. Dougherty; Eaton Vance Corp.
20130300GJames H. Bodenstedt; John Antonaccio; James H. Bodenstedt.
20130312GOnex Partners III. L.P.; Compass Investors Inc.; Onex Partners III, L.P.
20130329GFIF HE Holdings LLC; J. Paul Reddam; FIF HE Holdings LLC.
20130342GCerberus Institutional Partners, L.P.; Anderson Perforating, Ltd.; Cerberus Institutional Partners, L.P.
20130353GKIA VIII (WAC), L.P. Filmore WAC Holdings I, LLC; KIA VIII (WAC), L.P.
20130358GRizvi Opportunistic Equity Fund II, L.P.; SESAC Holdings, Inc.; Rizvi Opportunistic Equity Fund II, L.P.
20130360GPfingsten Partners Fund IV, L.P.; Peter Pollak; Pfingsten Partners Fund IV, L.P.
20130361GPartnerRe Ltd.; FTVentures III, L.P.; PartnerRe Ltd.
20130363GFMI Associates, L.L.C.; In-Shape Health Clubs, Inc.; FMI Associates, L.L.C.
20130365GGap Inc.; Intermix Holdco, Inc.; Gap Inc.
20130380GAudax Private Equity Fund IV, L.P.; William Patrick Heckethorn; Audax Private Equity Fund IV, L.P.
20130381GAudax Private Equity Fund IV, L.P.; John Michael Heckethorn; Audax Private Equity Fund IV, L.P.
20130388GThe Resolute Fund II, L.P.; The American Fast Freight Employee Stock; The Resolute Fund II, L.P.
20130391GAurora Equity Partners IV L.P.; Riverside Capital Appreciation Fund V, L.P.; Aurora Equity Partners IV L.P.
20130398GAtlas Pipeline Partners, L.P.; EnCap Energy Capital Fund VII, L.P.; Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P.
20130403GApollo Investment Fund VII, L.P.; The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.; Apollo Investment Fund VII, L.P.
20130102GC&C Group PLC; Vermont Hard Cider Company, LLC C&C Group PLC.
20130308GHarvest Partners VI, L.P.; The Garretson Firm Resolution Group, L.L.C.; Harvest Partners VI, L.P.
20130331GIDEX Corporation; Red Valve Company. Inc.; IDEX Corporation.
20130335GGreen Equity Investors VI, L.P.; CCC Holdings Inc.; Green Equity Investors VI, L.P.
20130336GPVF Holdings LLC; Mr. Ronnie Crossland; PVF Holdings LLC.
20130371GLMI Aerospace, Inc.; Tech Investments II, LLC; LMI Aerospace, Inc.
20130396GClayton, Dublier & Rice Fund VIII, L.P.; Enhanced Equity Fund, L.P.; Clayton, Dublier & Rice Fund VIII, L.P.
20130283GMadison Dearborn Capital Partners VI-A, L.P.; Vista Equity Partners Fund III, L.P.; Madison Dearborn Capital Partners VI-A, L.P.
20130314GWarburg Pincus Private Equity XI, L.P.; CROSSMARK Holdings, Inc.; Warburg Pincus Private Equity XI, L.P.
20130383GLee Equity Partners Fund, L.P.; Jack Wachob; Lee Equity Partners Fund, L.P.
20130399GStarr International Company, Inc.; GRD Holding LP; Starr International Company, Inc.
20130125GMohawk Industries, Inc.; Pfleiderer Aktiengesellschaft: Mohawk Industries, Inc.
20130320GMerit Medical Systems, Inc.; General Electric Company; Merit Medical Systems Inc.
20130377GH.I.G. Capital Partners IV, L.P.; Ricky Baker; H.I.G. Capital Partners IV, L.P.
20130379GBilfinger SE; Weatherford International Ltd.; Bilfinger SE.
20130392GThoma Bravo Fund X, L.P.; SRS Software, Inc.; Thoma Bravo Fund X, L.P.
20130393GFidelity National Financial, Inc.; Internet Healthcare Group LLC; Fidelity National Financial, Inc.
20130394GTenet Healthcare Corporation; Lakewood IPA, Inc.; Tenet Healthcare Corporation.
20130401GApax VIII-A L.P.; Nike, Inc.; Apax VIII-A L.P.
20130404GWright Medical Group, Inc.; BioMimetic Therapeutics, Inc.; Wright Medical Group, Inc.
20130405GAlgonquin Power and Utility Corp.; Atmos Energy Corporation; Algonquin Power and Utility Corp.
20130416GKRG Capital Fund IV, L.P.; GTCR Fund IX/A, L.P.; KRG Capital Fund IV, L.P.
20130418GCrestview Partners II, L.P.; American Securities Partners IV, L.P.; Crestview Partners II, L.P.
20130420GPershing Square Holdings, Ltd.; Canadian Pacific Railway Limited; Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd.
20130223GTotal System Services, Inc.; ProPay, Inc.; Total System Services, Inc.
20130272GPhillip Ean Cohen; Mr. James Carnes; Phillip Ean Cohen.
20130311GAcadia Healthcare Company, Inc.; 2C4K, L.P.; Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc.
20130321GWelsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe XI, L.P.; iMed Group, LC; Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe XI, L.P.
20130370GZM Capital, L.P.; ABRY Partners V, L.P.; ZM Capital, L.P.
20130385GChristopher E. MacAllister; Daniel J. Babcock; Christopher E. MacAllister.
20130427GGolden Gate Capital Opportunity Fund, L.P.; Snow Phipps Group, L.P.; Golden Gate Capital Opportunity Fund, L.P.
20130421GPershing Square Holdings, Ltd.; Beam Inc.; Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd.
20130422GPershing Square Holdings, Ltd.; J.C. Penney Company, Inc.; Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd.
20130423GPershing Square Holdings, Ltd.; The Procter & Gamble Company; Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd.
20130429GLagardere SCA; Excel Sports Management, LLC; Lagardere SCA.
20130236GCisco Systems, Inc.; Meraki, Inc.; Cisco Systems, Inc.
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20130407GAlfa Laval AB; Clearview ACE Acquisition Company, LLC; Alfa Laval AB.
20130409GCitrix Systems, Inc.; Zenprise, Inc.; Citrix Systems, Inc.
20130313GMercy Health; Jefferson Health System; Mercy Health.
20130364GWarburg Pincus Private Equity XI. L.P.; Morgan Stanley; Warburg Pincus Private Equity XI, L.P.
20130165GMcKesson Corporation; PSS World Medical, Inc.; McKesson Corporation.
20130359GLeucadia National Corporation; Jefferies Group, Inc.; Leucadia National Corporation.
20130412GGlobal Eagle Acquisition Corp.; PAR Investment Partners, L.P.; Global Eagle Acquisition Corp.
20130424GGregory B. Maffei; Liberty Media Corporation; Gregory B. Maffei.
20130425GGregory B. Maffei; Liberty Interactive Corporation; Gregory B. Maffei.
20130440GGTCR Fund X/A LP; Enhanced Equity Fund, L.P.; GTCR Fund X/A LP.
20130452GThe Medicines Company; Incline Therapeutics, Inc.; The Medicines Company.
20130330GJohn C. Malone; The John Risley 2009 Family Trust; John C. Malone.
20130433GSanofi; Johnson & Johnson; Sanofi.
20130434GYoung Innovations Holdings LLC; Young Innovations, Inc.; Young Innovations Holdings LLC.
20130437GJohn C. Malone; The Colin MacDonald 2009 Family Trust; John C. Malone.
20130439GChesapeake Energy Corporation; FTS International, Inc.; Chesapeake Energy Corporation.
20130441GBarry Diller; Expedia, Inc.; Barry Diller.
20130445GFreeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.; Plains Exploration & Production Company; Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
20130446GFreeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.; McMoRan Exploration Co.; Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
20130343GElliott International Limited; Compuware Corporation; Elliott International Limited.
20130350GFast Retailing Co., Ltd.; JB Investors, L.P.; Fast Retailing Co., Ltd.
20130453GDr. Guangiu Lu; A123 Systems, Inc.; Dr. Guangiu Lu.
20130478GBayer AG; Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.; Bayer AG.
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Renee Chapman, Contact Representative; or Theresa Kingsberry, Legal Assistant; 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,


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[FR Doc. 2013-01183 Filed 1-23-13; 8:45 am]