DOJ Seeks More Info On Equinix, Switch & Data Deal

Law360, New York (January 7, 2010, 12:36 PM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Justice has made a second request for information from Internet exchange service provider Equinix Inc. regarding its proposed $689 million merger with data center operator Switch & Data Facilities Co. Inc., the companies said.

Foster City, Calif.-based Equinix received the request from the DOJ's Antitrust Division Wednesday, both companies said that day in separate filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The filings did not indicate what information the DOJ is seeking, and representatives from the companies could immediately be reached...
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