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merger

Forensic medicine
Under claim preclusion or res judicata, a merger prevents a prevailing plaintiff from re-litigating defences that could have been raised when seeking to enforce a judgment, so as to prevent a second legal action seeking more or different relief (if the plaintiff’s first claim on a cause of action prevailed).
 
Managed care
The integration of ≥ 2 hospitals/healthcare facilities to form a single unit.

merger

Managed care The integration of ≥ 2 hospitals/health care facilities to form a single unit. See Virtual merger.
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ROI also announced today that, on September 18, 2015, it received stockholder approval to extend the date by which it must complete a business combination to October 26, 2015 (the "Extension").
The extension would allow ROI more time to complete these matters and close the proposed business combination transaction with Ascend Holdings, which ROI's board of directors believes is in the best interest of ROI's stockholders.
is a blank check company formed for the purpose of effecting a business combination with one or more operating businesses.
The proposed statement applies to all business combinations other than those involving not-for-profit organizations.
In a business combination effected solely through the distribution of cash or other assets or by incurring liabilities, the entity that makes such distributions is generally the acquiring entity.
And business combinations that proceed without his approval can be unwound by order of his office.
Statement 141 on Business Combinations: 1) requires the use of purchase accounting for all business combinations initiated after June 30, 2001; and 2) provides new criteria for determining when intangible assets should be recognized separately from goodwill.
4) In addition, the requirement is at odds with the treatment of revised valuations of other assets and liabilities acquired in a business combination.
The Business Combination Agreement prescribes that, in preparation for the Business Combination, Tokyo Electron shall incorporate, as wholly owned subsidiaries of Tokyo Electron, (1) a company formed under the laws of the Netherlands that will become the parent company of the Companies after the Business Combination ( HoldCo ) and (2) a company formed under the laws of Japan that will be the surviving subsidiary company of HoldCo (the Tokyo Electron Merger Sub ) in a triangular merger in which Tokyo Electron will be the dissolving company (the Tokyo Electron Merger ).
On September 30, 2010, in connection with the proposed business combination, Prisa filed an amended registration statement on Form F-4 (the "Registration Statement") with the SEC that includes a preliminary proxy statement of Liberty for the proposed business combination and proposed warrant amendment that will also constitute a prospectus of Prisa.
Those new criteria, and other changes to the purchase method of accounting, will apply to any business combination completed after June 30, 2001, that is accounted for by the purchase method.
Only one is acceptable in a given situation, depending on the nature and conditions of the business combination.

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