A. Exceptions. This regulation does not apply to:
(1) Employee-sharing between a utility and another utility, or any operating division of the same utility, regulated by the Commission or another state's utility regulatory body; or
(2) Personnel sharing permitted by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
B. Permitted Personnel Sharing. Except as provided in §C of this regulation, a utility may share personnel with its affiliate.
C. Restrictions on Personnel Sharing. A utility may not share with its core service affiliate:
(1) Operational, advertising, marketing, or market research personnel; or
(2) Any other individual, if that individual:
(a) Possesses information that is competitively sensitive to the electric or gas supply markets; and
(b) Will use this information in the course of performing the shared job function.