Notice is hereby given that, on January 21, 2009, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Semiconductor Test Consortium, Inc. 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 Specifically, ERS Electronic GmbH, Munich, Germany; and esmo AG, Rosenheim, Germany have withdrawn as parties to this venture. Also, the following member has changed its name: Tensolite to Carlisle Interconnect Technologies, St. Augustine, FL.
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 Semiconductor Test Consortium, Inc. intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.
On May 27, 2003, Semiconductor Test 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 June 17, 2003 (68 FR 35913).
The last notification was filed with the Department on November 3, 2008. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on December 12, 2008 (73 FR 75772).Start Signature
Patricia A. Brink,
Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. E9-4031 Filed 2-25-09; 8:45 am]
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