Notice is hereby given that, on June 29, 2001, pursuant to section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Financial Services Technology Consortium, Inc.: Financial Agent Secure Transaction (FAST) Project has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing changes in its membership status. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act's provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, Access Softeck, Inc., Berkeley, CA; Bank of America, Richmond, VA; Business Logic Corporation, Chicago, IL; Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, IL; and Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA have been added as parties to this venture.
No other changes have been made in either the membership or planned activity of the group research project. Membership in this group research project remains open, and Financial Services Technology Consortium, Inc.: Financial Agent Secure Transaction (FAST) Project intends to file additional written notification disclosing all changes in membership.
On June 28, 2001, Financial Services Technology Consortium, Inc.: Financial Agent Secure Transaction (FAST) Project filed its original notification pursuant to section 6(a) of the Act. A notice has not yet been published in the Federal Register.Start Signature
Constance K. Robinson,
Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 01-18896 Filed 7-27-01; 8:45 am]
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