Notice is hereby given that, on September 23, 2010, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium, Inc. (“NCOIC”) 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, Mosaic ATM, Leesburg, VA; NorthStar Group, LLC, Washington, DC; Luciad, Leuven, BELGIUM; SYPAQ, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA; and Thales, Neuilly-sur-Seine, FRANCE, have been added as parties to this venture. Also, American Red Cross, Washington, DC; University of Maryland, Center for Satellite & Hybrid Communication Networks, College Park, MD; and Rheinmetall Defence Electronics GmbH, Bremen, GERMANY, have withdrawn as parties to this venture.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 NCOIC intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.
On November 19, 2004, NCOIC 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 February 2, 2005 (70 FR 5486).
The last notification was filed with the Department on July 1, 2010. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on August 2, 2010 (75 FR 45155).Start Signature
Patricia A. Brink,
Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2010-26744 Filed 10-22-10; 8:45 am]
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