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FTC Receives Fifth Petition for Approval of Proposed Divestitures from SCI and Alderwoods Group

On January 9, the Commission received a petition from Service Corporation International (SCI) and Alderwoods Group, Inc. seeking approval to divest the properties listed below under three sale agreements, to KAG, LLC, which, prior to the closing of the transaction, will be a subsidiary of NorthStar Memorial Group, LLC.
The first sale agreement includes: Graceland Memorial Park North, Miami, Florida, and Graceland Memorial Park South, Miami, Florida. The second sale agreement includes: Memorial Park Cemetery, Memphis, Tennessee; Memorial Park Funeral Home, Memphis, Tennessee; and Spring Hill Funeral Home and Cemetery, Nashville, Tennessee. The third sale agreement includes: Beth David Memorial Gardens and Chapel, Hollywood, Florida; Levitt-Weinstein Memorial Chapel, Pembroke Road, Hollywood, Florida; Levitt-Weinstein Memorial Chapel, Coconut Creek, Florida; Levitt-Weinstein Memorial Chapel, North 72nd Ave., Hollywood, Florida; Levitt-Weinstein Memorial Chapel, Tamarac, Florida; Blasberg Rubin Zilbert Memorial Chapel, Miami Beach, Florida; Eternal Light Funeral Chapel, North Miami Beach, Florida; Levitt-Weinstein Memorial Chapel, North Miami Beach, Florida; Cardwell & Maloney Funeral Home, Port Orange, Florida; Skyway Memorial Gardens, Palmetto, Florida; Fort Myers Memorial Gardens, Fort Myers, Florida; and Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, Fort Myers, Florida.

Authored by

Robert W. Doyle, Jr.
202-589-1839
rdoyle@dbmlawgroup.com