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AO 1999-22

Aristotle Publishing


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Final opinion September 24, 1999
Date Name Document type
09/24/1999 AO 1999-22 Final Opinion
09/23/1999 Vote Votes
09/16/1999 Draft AO (OGC), Agenda Document No. 99-101 Draft Documents
08/16/1999 Request by Aristotle Publishing, Inc. AO Request, Supplemental Material, and Extensions of Time


Role Name Type
Requestor Aristotle Publishing Corporation (including LLCs electing corporate status)
Counsel/Representative Richardson, Jr., J. Blair Individual