Notice is hereby given that, on December 18, 2007, pursuant to section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), DVD Copy Control Association (“DVD CCA”) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing changes in its membership. 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, 3A Media Co., Ltd., Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; Ascent Media Group, LLC, Santa Monica, CA; Digital Networks North America, Inc., Cupertino, CA; and Ritek Corporation, Hsin chu, TAIWAN have been added as parties to this venture.
Also, 2GeeksinaLab, Inc., Palmdale, CA; Conexant Systems, Inc., San Diego, CA; D-Link Systems, Inc., Fountain Valley, CA, DigiOn, Inc., Fukuoka, JAPAN; Dyntec Disc Production Co., Ltd., Nakhon Pathom, THAILAND; Futic Electronics Ltd., Chai Wan, HONG KONG-CHINA; Harbour Team Technologies Ltd., Shenzhen, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; Media READY, Inc., Fort Lauderdale, FL; OptiDisk Corporation, Anaheim, CA; OVK Optics Technology Co., Ltd., Shenzhen, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; Shenzhen Mizuda AV Co., Ltd., Shenzhen, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; and Zhongshan Worthy Electronics Industry Co., Ltd., Guangdong, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA have withdrawn as parties to this venture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 DVD CCA intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.
On April 11, 2001 , DVD CCA 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 August 3, 2001 (66 FR 40727).
The last notification was filed with the Department on September 13, 2007. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to section 6(b) of the Act on November 7, 2007 (72 FR 62865).Start Signature
Patricia A. Brink,
Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 08-345 Filed 1-25-08; 8:45 am]
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