| IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT|
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,
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| Civil Action No. ________________ |
DECLARATION OF ANNIE S. KOO, PARALEGAL,
DESCRIBING GOVERNMENT EXHIBIT
I, Annie S. Koo, declare:
- I am a paralegal specialist with the Litigation II Section of the Antitrust Division ("Division") of the United States Department of Justice. In my capacity as paralegal specialist, I was assigned to the Division's investigation of Microsemi Corporation's ("Microsemi") July 14, 2008 acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Semicoa Corporation ("Semicoa"). I have personal knowledge of the facts stated below, and would be competent to testify to them if called upon to do so.
- Saved on the accompanying CD and labeled as Exhibit 3, Attachment A, is an audio presentation in MP3 format ("podcast") available on the internet at http://www.tei.net/PresidentsForumPodcast/2006/OrangeCounty/OC06Peterson-podcast.mp3. The podcast can be accessed from the home page of what purports to be The Entrepreneurship Institute, http://www.tei.net, by selecting "Hear About It" > "Recent Presentations" > "Microsemi Corporation" (in the Search by Organization menu) > "James Peterson". A printout of the page from which the podcast can be accessed is attached as Attachment B. This page identifies the title of the podcast as "Building a $2B company - Microsemi Corp," the date of the podcast as March 21, 2006, and the speaker as James Peterson, President & CEO, Microsemi Corporation.
- Attached hereto as Exhibit 3, Attachment C is a true and correct copy of a transcription of this podcast that I prepared by replaying the podcast at short intervals and recording accordingly. I conducted several listening and transcript editing sessions on December 5, 2008, and December 11, 2008.
I declare under penalty of perjury that the above is true and correct.
| Executed in Washington, D.C. on: |
December 18, 2008
|By: __________________________ |
ANNIE S. KOO
United States Department of Justice Antitrust Division
Litigation II Section
1401 H Street, N.W., Suite 3000
Washington, D.C. 20530
Tel: (202) 307-2117