holding company

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a company with controlling shares in other companies

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The decision in this appeal may be a salvation to all parent companies.
Some courts held parent companies liable if they actively participated in and exercised control over their subsidiary's business.
claimed that the parent companies conducted inadequate research on silicone that was relayed to Dow Corning and resulted in the marketing of a dangerous product.
Observation: One question that begs an answer, and to which at present there is none, is whether "keep well" agreements (which are moral - but not legally enforceable - obligations by parent companies to make sure subsidiaries pay their debts) qualify as guaranteed debt.
The Survey polled international tax directors at 638 multinational parent companies and 176 subsidiaries in 22 countries.
For each share in the Parent Companies one newly issued share in SAS AB is being offered ("the Offers").
Fitch has expanded the report to include comparative financial ratios for diversified utility parent companies and gas companies, as well as for electric utilities.
The court's ruling upheld the students' right to remain together and proceed in their lawsuit against the school and its parent companies.
and parent companies the Art Institutes International Inc.
It is anticipated that the merger of the parent companies will take place late in the third or early in fourth quarter of 1999.