The split off
is intended to better enable Liberty Media to raise capital on its own, use its stock as currency in acquiring, merging or partnering with other companies and help the public markets to better value the company.
Sometime more than 55 million years ago, the artiodactyl ancestors of whales and hippos split off
from other groups that would lead to camels, pigs, deer, and cows.
The team eventually split off
from Pinecrest School, and opened to youngsters who were not Pinecrest students.
Traces of animals don't appear in the fossil record until less than 600 million years ago, but scientists are currently debating whether animals split off
from other eukaryotes far earlier in time.
Lilly split off
five device companies, including Origin, to form Guidant Corporation in 1994.
Leaders of all eight cities and the Valley have agreed to a joint powers deal that would let them split off
27 existing bus routes and begin to expand service for the 2.
During the Cretaceous period, South America had no land connection to North America and had started to split off
from Africa, circumstances that allowed its dinosaurs to evolve independently.
Valley Village split off
from Van Nuys in 1991, and Valley Glen joined it this year.
TSE:6581) today announced that it would split off
its printer business using the corporate split provisions of the Japanese Commercial Code.
in turn spawned a new generation of funds as individual partners have constantly split off
from established firms to found their own shops.
But now, movements have sprung up to split off
regions from the city and county.
The Company further understands that consummation of the settlement will be subject to various conditions which are still being discussed, but will include the requirement that the parties receive a ruling from the Internal Revenue Service that the transaction will be treated as a tax free split off
for federal income tax purposes.
1 was the day we officially split off
from the Lancaster station,'' said Capt.
NYSE:HIT)(TSE:6501) today announced that it will split off
the company's Consumer Products Group and Industrial Components & Equipment Group.
Gohar Sirounian, who was born in Armenia before it split off
from the former Soviet Union and became an independent republic, said she encouraged her two sons to take part in the games.