Notice is hereby given that, on February 1, 2002, pursuant to section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Die Products Consortium (“DPC”) 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, Agere Systems, Allentown, PA; and LSI Logic Corp., Milpitas, CA have been added as parties to this venture. Also, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, San Jose, CA; Lucent Technologies, Inc., Murray Hill, NJ; Packard-Hughes Interconnect, Irvine, CA; and Rockwell Collins, Inc., Cedar Rapids, IA have been dropped 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 DPC intends to file additional written notification disclosing all changes in membership.
On November 15, 1999, DPC filed its original notification pursuant to section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to section 6(b) of the Act on June 26, 2000 (65 FR 39429).
The last notification was filed with the Department on February 7, 2001. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to section 6(b) of the Act on March 8, 2001 (66 FR 13969).Start Signature
Constance K. Robinson,
Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 02-5534 Filed 3-7-02; 8:45 am]
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