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Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993-Border Security Technology Consortium

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Notice is hereby given that, on November 27, 2018, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (“the Act”), Border Security Technology Consortium (“BSTC”) 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, Advanced Detection Technology, LLC, Mooresville, NC; Analogic Corporation, Peabody, MA; Anduril Industries, Inc., Costa Mesa, CA; Deloitte Services LP, Arlington, VA; DroneShield LLC, Warrenton, VA; Intelligent Automation, Inc., Rockville, MD; Irvine Sensors Corporation, Costa Mesa, CA; Manufacturing Techniques, Inc. (MTEQ), Lorton, VA; Mason Livesay Scientific dba IB3 Global Solutions, Oak Ridge, TN; Megaray LLC, New York, NY; Siemens Postal, Parcel & Airport Logistics LLC, DFW Airport, TX; Smart Imaging Systems, Inc., Beltsville, MD; Smiths Detection, Inc., Edgewood, MD; SNA International (SNA), Alexandria, VA; and SRC, Inc., North Syracuse, NY, 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 BSTC intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.

On May 30, 2012, BSTC 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 18, 2012 (77 FR 36292).

The last notification was filed with the Department on August 21, 2018. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to section 6(b) of the Act on September 17, 2018 (83 FR 46971).

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Suzanne Morris,

Chief, Premerger and Division Statistics Unit, Antitrust Division.

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[FR Doc. 2018-27456 Filed 12-18-18; 8:45 am]