Schlumberger, Smith Receive Antitrust's 2nd Request

Schlumberger and Smith International have received a request for additional information, commonly known as a second request, from the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice in connection with the proposed merger. While a definitive date cannot yet be determined related to the eventual closing of the transaction, Schlumberger and Smith International maintain the expectation of this occurring during the second half of this year.