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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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In October 2016, BankDhofar and Bank Sohar had decided to call off their proposed merger, after over three years of discussions, as the two banks had been unable to reach agreement on certain important key issues relating to the proposed merger.
On the part of the competition authority, commitments save on resources, solve the harm to the market faster and timelier, and presumably ensure compliance since the commitments are made by the merger parties themselves rather than imposed upon them.
He said that the merger would not have any negative effects on Sindh Bank as the banks branches and foreign exchange would increase in the wake of the merger.
Even though Ahn has gained momentum in pushing ahead the merger by the poll outcome issued Sunday, factional strife in the People's Party has not calmed down.
The analysis of the European bank merger data follows a "differences-in-differences" strategy that exploits the staggered timing of the new legislation across the different countries.
The comparison of three year before and three years after merger indicates that there is no statistically significant change in efficiency after merger.
The online merger filing system not only aids to expedite the application process, but the undertakings can also easily trace the status of their applications online.
Merger and acquisition are more widely used in today's economy to improve the competitiveness through large share of market, diversify the portfolio, and to reduce or eliminate the risks.
[H.sub.0] (Null Hypothesis) There is no significance difference between the pre and post merger financial performance of acquirer banks.
Considering that the merger implies the transfer of all rights and obligations from the absorbed company to the absorbing company, respectively from the companies that cease to exist to the new-created company, this means the transfer of all the rights and obligations resulting from the individual and the collective employment contracts, in force at the date of the merger.
The authors compare the change in the average price of beer in a market with the predicted increase in concentration resulting from the merger and the reduction in distance between that market and the nearest Coors brewery.
Oliver Williamson, a 2009 Nobel Laureate, explained that the production efficiencies resulting from a horizontal merger could outweigh the anticompetitive consequences of the inevitable increase in concentration that accompanies it.