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AO 1999-28

Bacardi-Martini

Summary

Solicitation of restricted class of foreign parent corporation and its U.S. subsidiaries.

Documents

Final opinion October 29, 1999
Date Name Document type
11/22/1999 Dissenting Opinion (Chairman Scott E. Thomas and Commissioner Danny Lee McDonald) Commissioner Statements
10/29/1999 AO 1999-28 Final Opinion
10/28/1999 Vote Votes
10/21/1999 Draft AO (OGC), Agend Document No. 99-118 Draft Documents
09/15/1999 Request by Bacardi-Martini USA, Inc. AO Request, Supplemental Material, and Extensions of Time

Entities

Role Name Type
Requestor Bacardi-Martini, USA, Inc. Corporation (including LLCs electing corporate status)
Counsel/Representative Covington & Burling LLP Law Firm
Counsel/Representative Burchfield, Bobby R. Individual
Counsel/Representative Burchfield, Bobby R. Individual
Counsel/Representative Kelner, Robert K. Individual