Notice is hereby given that, on December 28, 2012, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Heterogeneous System Architecture Foundation (“HSA Foundation”) 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, System Software Lab National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; Digital Media Professionals (“DMP”), Nakacho, Musashino-shi, Tokyo, JAPAN; National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; Ceva Inc., Mountain View, CA; Tensilica Inc., Santa Clara, CA; STMicroelectronics International, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS; University of Illinois, Champaign, IL; University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, SCOTLAND; University of Bristol Microelectronic Research Group, Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM; and CodePlay Software Ltd., Edinburgh, SCOTLAND, have been added 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 HSA Foundation intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.
On August 31, 2012, HSA Foundation 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 October 11, 2012 (77 FR 61786).
The last notification was filed with the Department on October 9, 2012. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on November 6, 2012 (77 FR 66636).
Patricia A. Brink,
Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2013-02203 Filed 1-31-13; 8:45 am]
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