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Form S-4/A
AMERICAN TOWER CORP /MA/ filed this Form S-4/A on 02/13/1998
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Subdocument 1 - S-4/A - FORM S-4/A
Page 1 - SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Page 2 - N/A
Page 3 - N/A
Page 4 - PROSPECTUS
Page 5 - AVAILABLE INFORMATION
Page 6 - FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS
Page 7 - TABLE OF CONTENTS
Page 8 - N/A
Page 9 - SUMMARY
Page 10 - N/A
Page 11 - N/A
Page 12 - N/A
Page 13 - N/A
Page 14 - N/A
Page 15 - AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION
Page 16 - THE MERGER AND TOWER SEPARATION
Page 17 - N/A
Page 18 - N/A
Page 19 - N/A
Page 20 - THE ATC MERGER
Page 21 - RISK FACTORS
Page 22 - COMPARATIVE PER SHARE MARKET PRICE INFORMATION
Page 23 - AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS SELECTED FINANCIAL DATA
Page 24 - BALANCE SHEET DATA:
Page 25 - N/A
Page 26 - AMERICAN RADIO SELECTED COMBINED FINANCIAL DATA
Page 27 - STATEMENT OF
Page 28 - BALANCE SHEET DATA:
Page 29 - RISK FACTORS
Page 30 - ABSENCE OF OPINION ON TOWER SEPARATION
Page 31 - RISK FACTORS RELATING TO AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS
Page 32 - SUBSTANTIAL CAPITAL REQUIREMENTS AND LEVERAGE
Page 33 - DEPENDENCE ON KEY PERSONNEL
Page 34 - NO PRIOR MARKET FOR ATS COMMON STOCK
Page 35 - MARKET PRICES AND DIVIDEND POLICY
Page 36 - AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS CAPITALIZATION
Page 37 - N/A
Page 38 - N/A
Page 39 - AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Page 40 - NOTES TO UNAUDITED PRO FORMA CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEET
Page 41 - N/A
Page 42 - AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Page 43 - N/A
Page 44 - N/A
Page 45 - AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Page 46 - NOTES TO UNAUDITED PRO FORMA CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
Page 47 - N/A
Page 48 - MANAGEMENT'S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL CONDITION
Page 49 - N/A
Page 50 - N/A
Page 51 - LIQUIDITY AND CAPITAL RESOURCES
Page 52 - N/A
Page 53 - N/A
Page 54 - YEAR 2000
Page 55 - INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
Page 56 - N/A
Page 57 - N/A
Page 58 - BUSINESS OF AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS
Page 59 - GROWTH STRATEGY
Page 60 - PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
Page 61 - N/A
Page 62 - N/A
Page 63 - MANAGEMENT ORGANIZATION
Page 64 - N/A
Page 65 - SALES AND MARKETING
Page 66 - ENVIRONMENTAL MATTERS
Page 67 - LEGAL PROCEEDINGS
Page 68 - MANAGEMENT OF AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS
Page 69 - N/A
Page 70 - EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION
Page 71 - DIRECTOR COMPENSATION
Page 72 - N/A
Page 73 - N/A
Page 74 - PRINCIPAL STOCKHOLDERS OF AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS
Page 75 - N/A
Page 76 - N/A
Page 77 - N/A
Page 78 - THE ATC MERGER
Page 79 - N/A
Page 80 - N/A
Page 81 - N/A
Page 82 - CERTAIN FEDERAL INCOME TAX CONSEQUENCES OF ATC MERGER
Page 83 - N/A
Page 84 - N/A
Page 85 - STOCKHOLDER APPROVAL AND THE SOLICITATION OF WRITTEN CONSENTS OF STOCKHOLDERS
Page 86 - SECTION 262 IS REPRINTED IN ITS ENTIRETY AS APPENDIX IV TO THIS PROSPECTUS.
Page 87 - Section 262. Within one hundred and twenty (120) days after the ATC Merger
Page 88 - N/A
Page 89 - BACKGROUND OF THE MERGER
Page 90 - N/A
Page 91 - N/A
Page 92 - N/A
Page 93 - N/A
Page 94 - OPINION OF FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO AMERICAN RADIO
Page 95 - N/A
Page 96 - N/A
Page 97 - N/A
Page 98 - THE MERGER AND TOWER SEPARATION
Page 99 - CONVERSION OF SECURITIES
Page 100 - CERTAIN FEDERAL INCOME TAX CONSEQUENCES OF MERGER AND TOWER MERGER
Page 101 - section 318 of the Code, and in addition, a redemption that is part of a firm
Page 102 - REASONS FOR THE TOWER SEPARATION
Page 103 - TOWER MERGER
Page 104 - CERTIFICATE OF INCORPORATION AND BY-LAWS
Page 105 - DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS
Page 106 - Section 6.10(i) of the Merger Agreement (i.e., conduct its business in the
Page 107 - CLOSING DATE ADJUSTMENTS
Page 108 - Section 6.17(c) of the Merger Agreement, and any increase or decrease in
Page 109 - LEASE ARRANGEMENTS
Page 110 - CERTAIN OTHER COVENANTS
Page 111 - N/A
Page 112 - N/A
Page 113 - N/A
Page 114 - N/A
Page 115 - N/A
Page 116 - N/A
Page 117 - CONDITIONS TO THE MERGER
Page 118 - N/A
Page 119 - TERMINATION
Page 120 - AMENDMENT
Page 121 - REGULATORY MATTERS
Page 122 - N/A
Page 123 - N/A
Page 124 - OTHER CONSENTS
Page 125 - EXPENSES
Page 126 - DESCRIPTION OF AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS CAPITAL STOCK
Page 127 - DIVIDEND RESTRICTIONS
Page 128 - DELAWARE BUSINESS COMBINATION PROVISIONS
Page 129 - COMPARISON OF RIGHTS OF STOCKHOLDERS OF ATS AND ATC
Page 130 - OTHER STOCKHOLDER RIGHTS
Page 131 - N/A
Page 132 - EXISTING ATC SECURITYHOLDERS AGREEMENT
Page 133 - SHARES ELIGIBLE FOR FUTURE SALE
Page 134 - VALIDITY OF THE SHARES
Page 135 - N/A
Page 136 - DEFINITION CROSS REFERENCE SHEET
Page 137 - N/A
Page 138 - N/A
Page 139 - INDEX TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 140 - N/A
Page 141 - INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
Page 142 - CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS
Page 143 - CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS
Page 144 - AMERICAN TOWER SYSTEMS CORPORATION AND SUBSIDIARIES
Page 145 - CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS
Page 146 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 147 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 148 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 149 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 150 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 151 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 152 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 153 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 154 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 155 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 156 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 157 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 158 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 159 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 160 - REPORT OF INDEPENDENT CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS
Page 161 - COMBINED STATEMENTS OF NET ASSETS TO BE SOLD
Page 162 - COMBINED STATEMENTS OF INCOME DERIVED FROM NET ASSETS TO BE SOLD
Page 163 - COMBINED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS DERIVED FROM NET ASSETS TO BE SOLD
Page 164 - NOTES TO COMBINED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 165 - N/A
Page 166 - NOTE B--SUPPLEMENTAL DISCLOSURE OF CASH FLOW INFORMATION
Page 167 - NOTE E--INTANGIBLE ASSETS
Page 168 - NOTE G--LESSOR OPERATING LEASES
Page 169 - NOTE I--EMPLOYEE HEALTH BENEFIT PLAN
Page 170 - INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
Page 171 - BALANCE SHEETS
Page 172 - STATEMENTS OF INCOME
Page 173 - STATEMENTS OF STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY
Page 174 - STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS
Page 175 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 176 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 177 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 178 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 179 - INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
Page 180 - BALANCE SHEETS
Page 181 - STATEMENT OF OPERATIONS
Page 182 - STATEMENT OF STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY
Page 183 - STATEMENT OF CASH FLOWS
Page 184 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 185 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 186 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 187 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 188 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 189 - INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
Page 190 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 191 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 192 - MERIDAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 193 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 194 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 195 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 196 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 197 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 198 - MERIDIAN COMMUNICATIONS
Page 199 - REPORT OF INDEPENDENT AUDITORS
Page 200 - BALANCE SHEETS
Page 201 - STATEMENTS OF INCOME
Page 202 - TUCSON COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY
Page 203 - STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS
Page 204 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 205 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 206 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 207 - INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
Page 208 - BALANCE SHEETS
Page 209 - STATEMENTS OF INCOME
Page 210 - STATEMENTS OF STOCKHOLDER'S EQUITY
Page 211 - STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS
Page 212 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 213 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 214 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 215 - NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 216 - INDEPENDENT AUDITORS' REPORT
Page 217 - CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS
Page 218 - CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS
Page 219 - AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION AND SUBSIDIARIES
Page 220 - CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF CASH FLOWS
Page 221 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Page 222 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 223 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 224 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 225 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 226 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 227 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 228 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 229 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 230 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 231 - NOTES TO CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS--(CONTINUED)
Page 232 - N/A
Page 233 - BUSINESS OF AMERICAN RADIO
Page 234 - N/A
Page 235 - N/A
Page 236 - AMERICAN RADIO SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Page 237 - NOTES TO UNAUDITED PRO FORMA CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEET
Page 238 - AMERICAN RADIO SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Page 239 - ARS PRO FORMA TRANSACTIONS
Page 240 - ATS PRO FORMA TRANSACTIONS
Page 241 - N/A
Page 242 - N/A
Page 243 - AMERICAN RADIO SYSTEMS CORPORATION
Page 244 - N/A
Page 245 - N/A
Page 246 - PRINCIPAL STOCKHOLDERS OF AMERICAN RADIO
Page 247 - N/A
Page 248 - N/A
Page 249 - N/A
Page 250 - N/A
Page 251 - AMENDED AND RESTATED AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER
Page 252 - TABLE OF CONTENTS
Page 253 - APPENDIX A: Definitions
Page 254 - AMENDED AND RESTATED AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER
Page 255 - Section 8.1 and subject to the satisfaction or, to the extent permitted by
Page 256 - N/A
Page 257 - N/A
Page 258 - N/A
Page 259 - N/A
Page 260 - ARTICLE 4
Page 261 - N/A
Page 262 - N/A
Page 263 - N/A
Page 264 - N/A
Page 265 - Section 341(f) of the Code. American has at all times been taxable as a
Page 266 - Section 1.1502-13, or any material excess loss account in a Subsidiary
Page 267 - Section 511 of the Code and each such Plan has been the subject of a
Page 268 - Section 162(m) of the Code;
Page 269 - N/A
Page 270 - N/A
Page 271 - N/A
Page 272 - ARTICLE 5
Page 273 - Section 5.2 of the Mergeparty Disclosure Schedule, it is not necessary for
Page 274 - N/A
Page 275 - N/A
Page 276 - N/A
Page 277 - N/A
Page 278 - N/A
Page 279 - N/A
Page 280 - N/A
Page 281 - N/A
Page 282 - N/A
Page 283 - N/A
Page 284 - N/A
Page 285 - N/A
Page 286 - Section 6.17(c) shall apply to all applicable Taxes whenever they shall
Page 287 - Section 401(k) Plan to be established by American Tower and, prior to the
Page 288 - N/A
Page 289 - N/A
Page 290 - N/A
Page 291 - ARTICLE 7
Page 292 - Section 4.3 of the American Disclosure Schedule, there shall not have
Page 293 - Section 8.1, or in the event the Merger shall not have become effective prior
Page 294 - ARTICLE 9
Page 295 - N/A
Page 296 - N/A
Page 297 - Section 9.3 of the Original Merger Agreement, this Agreement shall not amend
Page 298 - N/A
Page 299 - APPENDIX A
Page 300 - Section 6.5.
Page 301 - N/A
Page 302 - N/A
Page 303 - N/A
Page 304 - N/A
Page 305 - N/A
Page 306 - N/A
Page 307 - N/A
Page 308 - N/A
Page 309 - Section 3.5.
Page 310 - N/A
Page 311 - AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER
Page 312 - TABLE OF CONTENTS
Page 313 - AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER
Page 314 - ARTICLE 2
Page 315 - N/A
Page 316 - Section 3.2(b) (such excess being herein called the "Excess Shares"). As soon
Page 317 - N/A
Page 318 - ARTICLE 4
Page 319 - ARTICLE 5
Page 320 - ARTICLE 6
Page 321 - ARTICLE 7
Page 322 - N/A
Page 323 - N/A
Page 324 - N/A
Page 325 - N/A
Page 326 - APPENDIX A
Page 327 - N/A
Page 328 - N/A
Page 329 - N/A
Page 330 - TO
Page 331 - N/A
Page 332 - Section 3 shall be deemed to form part of the covenants of American
Page 333 - N/A
Page 334 - N/A
Page 335 - N/A
Page 336 - N/A
Page 337 - N/A
Page 338 - N/A
Page 339 - SECTION 262 APPRAISAL RIGHTS
Page 340 - N/A
Page 341 - N/A
Page 342 - N/A
Page 343 - N/A
Page 344 - DESCRIPTION OF AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION
Page 345 - PROPERTIES
Page 346 - SELECTED FINANCIAL DATA
Page 347 - MANAGEMENT'S DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF
Page 348 - RESULTS OF OPERATIONS
Page 349 - N/A
Page 350 - N/A
Page 351 - LIQUIDITY AND CAPITAL RESOURCES
Page 352 - N/A
Page 353 - PRINCIPAL STOCKHOLDERS OF AMERICAN TOWER CORPORATION
Page 354 - N/A
Page 355 - DELAWARE BUSINESS COMBINATION STATUTE
Page 356 - N/A
Page 357 - AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER
Page 358 - TABLE OF CONTENTS
Page 359 - N/A
Page 360 - APPENDIX A: Definitions
Page 361 - AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER
Page 362 - Section 8.1 and subject to the satisfaction or, to the extent permitted by
Page 363 - N/A
Page 364 - Section 3.2, the Preferred Stock Merger Consideration multiplied by the number
Page 365 - ARTICLE 4
Page 366 - Section 4.2 of the ATC Disclosure Schedule, and fairly present in all material
Page 367 - Section 4.4(a) of the ATC Disclosure Schedule, such real property (other
Page 368 - N/A
Page 369 - N/A
Page 370 - Section 162(m) of the Code;
Page 371 - Section 4.15 of the ATC Disclosure Schedule sets forth a true, correct and
Page 372 - Section 4.17 of the ATC Disclosure Schedule and except for matters affecting
Page 373 - N/A
Page 374 - ARTICLE 5
Page 375 - Section 5.2 of the ATS Disclosure Schedule, and fairly present in all material
Page 376 - N/A
Page 377 - N/A
Page 378 - N/A
Page 379 - Section 162(m) of the Code;
Page 380 - N/A
Page 381 - N/A
Page 382 - N/A
Page 383 - N/A
Page 384 - ARTICLE 6
Page 385 - Section 7.2(d). ATC will use its reasonable business efforts to ensure that
Page 386 - N/A
Page 387 - N/A
Page 388 - Section 6.6(l) of the ATS Disclosure Schedule. (ATC agrees not to
Page 389 - Section 6.7(d) of the ATC Disclosure Schedule, (B) Liens arising in
Page 390 - Section 6.7(l) of the ATC Disclosure Schedule. (ATS agrees not to
Page 391 - Section 6.9(a) may vary among the individual employees of ATC and its
Page 392 - N/A
Page 393 - N/A
Page 394 - N/A
Page 395 - Section 6.25.
Page 396 - Section 1445 of the Code and Section 1.1445-2(b) of the Treasury Regulations
Page 397 - Section 7.3(b) if, by adjusting the Exchange Ratio at Closing, the untruth
Page 398 - ARTICLE 8
Page 399 - Section 8.2(b), in the event of the termination of this Agreement pursuant
Page 400 - N/A
Page 401 - N/A
Page 402 - N/A
Page 403 - N/A
Page 404 - APPENDIX A
Page 405 - Section 4.6(a).
Page 406 - Section 5.6(a).
Page 407 - N/A
Page 408 - Section 7401 et seq.), the Toxic Substances Control Act (15 U.S.C. Section
Page 409 - N/A
Page 410 - N/A
Page 411 - N/A
Page 412 - Section 3.1(d).
Page 413 - N/A
Page 414 - N/A
Page 415 - ITEM 20. INDEMNIFICATION OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS
Page 416 - EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF DOCUMENT EXHIBIT FILE NO.
Page 417 - EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF DOCUMENT EXHIBIT FILE NO.
Page 418 - EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF DOCUMENT EXHIBIT FILE NO.
Page 419 - Item 4, 10(b), 11, or 13 of this form, within one business day of receipt of
Page 420 - SIGNATURES
Page 421 - SCHEDULE I
Page 422 - SCHEDULE I
Page 423 - SCHEDULE II
Page 424 - EXHIBIT INDEX
Page 425 - EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF DOCUMENT EXHIBIT FILE NO.
Page 426 - EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF DOCUMENT EXHIBIT FILE NO.
Page 427 - EXHIBIT NO. DESCRIPTION OF DOCUMENT EXHIBIT FILE NO.
Subdocument 2 - EX-23.2 - CONSENT OF PRESSMAN CIOCCA SMITH LLP
Page 1 - EXHIBIT 23.2
Subdocument 3 - EX-23.4 - CONSENT OF ERNST & YOUNG LLP
Page 1 - EXHIBIT 23.4
Subdocument 4 - EX-23.6 - CONSENT OF ERNST & YOUNG LLP
Page 1 - EXHIBIT 23.6
Subdocument 5 - EX-23.7 - CONSENT OF PRICE WATERHOUSE
Page 1 - EXHIBIT 23.7
Subdocument 6 - EX-99.2 - FORM OF THIRD AMENDMENT OF SECURITYHOLDERS AGREEMENT
Page 1 - EXHIBIT 99.2