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For now, here's a look at regulatory moves that govern the eventual demise of one of this town's greatest companies . . .
Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd (CP.TO) on Saturday welcomed the U.S. Surface Transportation Board's (STB) decision to uphold a 2001 waiver it granted to Kansas City Southern (KSU.N) being applicable to the merger of the two companies. The two companies will proceed with an application under the standards in the STB's pre-2001 major merger rules, according to a statement by Canadian Pacific.