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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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(c) Date of the business combination January 12, 2017
Stockholders who previously requested conversion of their shares for a pro rata portion of the company's trust account related to the upcoming vote on the business combination, but who wish to remain holders through the extended date, should contact its transfer agent to withdraw their conversion request, Mark Zimkind, Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, 1 State Street, 30th Floor, New York, New York 10004, USA, e-mail: mzimkind@continentalstock.com.
Pacific is a blank check company, also commonly referred to as a Special Purpose Acquisition company, or SPAC, formed for the purpose of acquiring, engaging in a share exchange, share reconstruction and amalgamation, purchasing all or substantially all of the assets of, entering into contractual arrangements, or engaging in any other similar business combination with one or more businesses or entities.
This potential business combination is subject to, among other things, due diligence, the execution of a definitive agreement, necessary board of directors and stockholder approvals and other customary conditions.
(2008), illustrates the difference in goodwill caused by expensing business combination costs.
Shaikha Hessa Bint Khalifa bin Hamad Al Khalifa thanked the Central Bank of Bahrain and shareholders of ASBB for their approval to proceed with the business combination and stated that the legal formalities will be concluded once new ASBB shares are issued to BMI Bank shareholders.
No changes are expected with respect to the registered corporate name, principal businesses, registered head office, representative's name and title, capital, or fiscal year of Shimpo immediately following the Business Combination.
Meanwhile, a note on EDS's website said: "In response to market rumours, Electronic Data Systems Corporation announced that it is in advanced discussions regarding a possible business combination transaction with Hewlett-Packard Company.
The proposed business combination rules in the EDs would apply to transactions in which an acquirer obtains control of one or more businesses.
Business Combinations. IASB and FASB are jointly working on a project regarding major changes to business combination accounting.
The proposals would also result in fewer exceptions to the principle of measuring assets acquired and liabilities assumed in a business combination at fair value.

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