Warren Buffett’s battle for control of a Texas power company took a turn as a new mystery bidder emerged to challenge Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s $9 billion offer.
NYS Entity Status
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OCTOBER 09, 2014
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NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
2014 - GENERAL WARREN EMERGENCY COMPANY NO. 2, INC.
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