17 CFR § 229.1000 - (Item 1000) Definitions.

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§ 229.1000 (Item 1000) Definitions.

The following definitions apply to the terms used in Regulation M-A (§§ 229.1000 through 229.1016), unless specified otherwise:

(a)Associate has the same meaning as in § 240.12b-2 of this chapter;

(b)Instruction C means General Instruction C to Schedule 13E-3 (§ 240.13e-100 of this chapter) and General Instruction C to Schedule TO (§ 240.14d-100 of this chapter);

(c)Issuer tender offer has the same meaning as in § 240.13e-4(a)(2) of this chapter;

(d)Offeror means any person who makes a tender offer or on whose behalf a tender offer is made;

(e)Rule 13e-3 transaction has the same meaning as in § 240.13e-3(a)(3) of this chapter;

(f)Subject company means the company or entity whose securities are sought to be acquired in the transaction (e.g., the target), or that is otherwise the subject of the transaction;

(g)Subject securities means the securities or class of securities that are sought to be acquired in the transaction or that are otherwise the subject of the transaction; and

(h)Third-party tender offer means a tender offer that is not an issuer tender offer.