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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

[May 1, 2014 thru May 30, 2014]

05/01/2014
20140775GThe Walt Disney Corporation; Maker Studios, Inc. The Walt Disney Corporation.
20140823GPS Fund 1, LLC; Allergan, Inc.; PS Fund 1, LLC.
05/02/2014
20140818GAndreessen Horowitz Fund III, L.P.; Mr. Mark Zuckerberg; Andreessen Horowitz Fund III, L.P.
20140819GAH Parallel Fund III, L.P.; Mr. Mark Zuckerberg; AH Parallel Fund III, L.P.
20140837GMr. Marc Lasry; Senator Herbert H. Kohl; Mr. Marc Lasry.
20140838GMr. Wesley Edens; Senator Herbert H. Kohl; Mr. Wesley Edens.
05/05/2014
20140793GBain Capital Fund XI, L.P.; Viewpoint, Inc.; Bain Capital Fund XI, L.P.
20140829YKoppers Holdings Inc.; OHI Parent, Inc.; Koppers Holdings Inc.
20140836GPost Holdings, Inc.; MFI Holding Corporation; Post Holdings, Inc.
20140845GCarlyle Europe Partners IV, L.P.; Schneider Electric S.A.; Carlyle Europe Partners IV, L.P.
05/06/2014
20140057GHealth Care Service Corporation; Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe IX, L.P.; Health Care Service Corporation.
20140858GMustang Holdco 1 LLC; Electronic Funds Source LLC; Mustang Holdco 1 LLC.
05/07/2014
20140786GSTERIS Corporation; Farrell Eugene Robinson; STEAM Corporation.
20140807GBerkshire Hathaway, Inc.; Graham Holdings Company; Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.
20140808GSummit Partners Growth Equity Fund VIII-A, L.P.; ABILITY Network Holding Inc.; Summit Partners Growth Equity Fund VIII-A, L.P.
20140839GThe Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.; CVC European Equity Partners III L.P.; The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
20140840GOlympus Growth Fund V. L.P.; Pregis Holding I Corporation; Olympus Growth Fund V, L.P.
20140853GBrown & Brown, Inc.; Paul L. Barden; Brown & Brown, Inc.
20140866GThe Laclede Group, Inc.; Energen Corporation; The Laclede Group, Inc.
05/08/2014
20140802GInternational Business Machines Corporation; Silverpop Systems, Incorporated; International Business Machines Corporation.
05/09/2014
20140657GRock-Tenn Company; Kamilche Company; Rock-Tenn Company.
20140815GMallinckrodt public limited company; Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Mallinckrodt public limited company.
20140847GVista Equity Partners Fund V, L.P.; DealerSocket, Inc.; Vista Equity Partners Fund V, L.P.
20140856GSaltchuk Resources, Inc.; AGL Resources Inc.; Saltchuk Resources, Inc.
20140859GLS Power Equity Partners III, L.P.; Calpine Corporation; LS Power Equity Partners III, L.P.
05/12/2014
20140872GAT&T Inc.; SoftBank Corporation AT&T Inc.
20140878GLincolnshire Equity Fund IV-A, L.P.; MUIR Institutional Partners III LP; Lincolnshire Equity Fund IV-A, L.P.
20140881GColumbia Sportswear Company; Moore Global Investments, Ltd.; Columbia Sportswear Company.
20140882GThe Hillshire Brands Company; Catterton Partners VI, L.P.; The Hillshire Brands Company.
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20140887GSamsung SDI Co., Ltd.; Cheil Industries, Inc.; Samsung SDI Co., Ltd.
05/13/2014
20140846GBlue Harbour Active Ownership Partners, L.P.; Chico's FAS, Inc.; Blue Harbour Active Ownership Partners, L.P.
20140877GGulf Pacific Power, LLC; OTPPB US Power, LLC; Gulf Pacific Power, LLC.
20140884GHolcombe T. Green, Jr.; Cbeyond, Inc.; Holcombe T. Green, Jr.
20140885GEndo International plc; Zogenix, Inc.; Endo International plc.
20140890GGenpact Limited; Peter Griffin; Genpact Limited.
05/14/2014
20140869GCelgene Corporation; Achille Gregory Severgnini; Celgene Corporation.
20140895GGenstar Capital Partners VI, L.P.; Castle Harlan Partners V, L.P.; Genstar Capital Partners VI, L.P.
05/15/2014
20140797GGTCR Fund X/A AIV LP; Vocus, Inc; GTCR Fund X/A AIV LP.
05/16/2014
20140850GNewco; KKR 2006 Fund (Invictus) L.P.; Newco.
20140896GLion Capital Fund III, L.P.; TSG4 L.P.; Lion Capital Fund III, L.P.
05/19/2014
20140841GJacobs Engineering Group; Verizon Communications Inc.; Jacobs Engineering Group.
20140891GFidelity National Information Services, Inc.; Reliance Financial Corporation; Fidelity National Information Services, Inc.
20140898GGraham Holdings Company; Fulham Investors II, L.P.; Graham Holdings Company.
20140902GCapital Credit Union; Pioneer Credit Union; Capital Credit Union.
20140908GRiverstone Global Energy et Power Fund V (Cayman), L.P.; General Electric Company Riverstone Global Energy & Power Fund V (Cayman), L.P.
05/20/2014
20140886GEMC Corporation; DSSD, Inc.; EMC Corporation.
20140905GMemorial Production Partners LP; Merit Energy Company, LLC; Memorial Production Partners LP.
20140906GTrident V, L.P.; Genstar Capital Partners V, LP.; Trident V. L.P.
20140911GQuintiles Transnational Holdings Inc.; Encore Health Resources LLC; Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc.
20140913GSilver Point Capital Fund, L.P.; Arclin Cayman Holdings Ltd.; Silver Point Capital Fund, L.P.
05/21/2014
20140915GHC2 Holdings, Inc,; Scott A. Schuff; HC2 Holdings, Inc.
05/22/2014
20140880GGibson Brands, Inc.; Koninlclijke Philips NV.; Gibson Brands, Inc.
20140909GTeachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America; Windy City Investments Holdings, L.L.C.; Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America.
05/27/2014
20140711GMKS Instruments, Inc.; Brooks Automation, Inc.; MKS Instruments, Inc.
20140897GSSH Holdings, Inc.; Brookstone Holdings Corp.; SSH Holdings, Inc.
20140918GChip Holding Company, LP; Snyder's-Lance, Inc.; Chip Holding Company, LP.
20140921GEnergy Transfer Equity, L.P.; Susser Holdings Corporation; Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.
20140922GJeffery D. Hildebrand; BP p.l.c.; Jeffery D. Hildebrand.
20140923GB/E Aerospace, Inc.; Jerald M. Jendusa; B/E Aerospace, Inc.
20140928GSummit Partners Growth Equity Fund VIII-A, L.P.; The Procter & Gamble Company; Summit Partners Growth Equity Fund VIII-A, L.P.
20140929GEncana Corporation; Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.; Encana Corporation.
20140932GClearlake Capital Partners III, L.P.; Genstar Capital Partners IV, L.P.; Clearlake Capital Partners III, L.P.
20140935GThe Energy & Minerals Group Fund III, LP; Enduring Resources II, LLC; The Energy & Minerals Group Fund III, LP.
20140940GHuntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.; UniversalPegasus International; Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
20140948GSentinel Capital Partners V, L.P.; Irving Place Capital Partners III, L.P.; Sentinel Capital Partners V, L.P.
05/28/2014
20140920GHilltop Holdings Inc.; SWS Group, Inc.; Hilltop Holdings Inc.
20140936GNews Corporation; Torstar Corporation; News Corporation.
20140946GGolden Gate Capital Opportunity Fund, L.P.; Phillips-Medisize Corporation Golden; Gate Capital Opportunity Fund, L.P.
20140947GWest Corporation; Health Advocate, Inc.; West Corporation.
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20140958GSolera Holdings, Inc.; KPGW Holding Company, LLC; Solera Holdings, Inc.
05/29/2014
20140863GXerox Corporation; ISG Holdings, Inc; Xerox Corporation.
20140888GRenewable Energy Group, Inc.; Tyson 2009 Family Trust c/o Chuck Erwin, Trustee; Renewable Energy Group, Inc.
20140889GRenewable Energy Group, Inc.: Syntroleum Corporation; Renewable Energy Group, Inc.
20140893GUnited Technologies Corporation; Blades Technology International, Inc.; United Technologies Corporation.
20140900GForest Laboratories, Inc.; Furiex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Forest Laboratories, Inc.
20140957GBDCM Opportunity Fund II, L.P.; Arclin Cayman Holdings Ltd.; BDCM Opportunity Fund II, L.P.
05/30/2014
20140778GThales SA; JetBlue Airways Corporation; Thales SA.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

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,

Secretary.

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[FR Doc. 2014-13634 Filed 6-11-14; 8:45 am]

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