Notice is hereby given that, on January 21, 2004, pursuant to section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), IMS Global Learning Consortium, Inc. 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, Cocoon Technologies, Vienna, Austria has been added as a party to this venture. Also, IBM Corp., Westwood, MA; and Learning and Teaching Scotland, Glasgow, United Kingdom 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 IMS Global Learning Consortium, Inc. intends to file additional written notification disclosing all changes in membership.
On April 7, 2000, IMS Global Learning Consortium, Inc. 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 September 13, 2000 (65 FR 55283).
The last notification was filed with the Department on October 30, 2003. A notice was published in the Federal Start Printed Page 10263Register pursuant to section 6(b) of the Act on December 1, 2003 (68 FR 67215).Start Signature
Dorothy B. Fountain,
Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
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