[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 179 (Friday, September 14, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Page 56861]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-22690]


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DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Antitrust Division


Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and 
Production Act of 1993--3d PDF Consortium, Inc.

    Notice is hereby given that, on August 20, 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''), 3D Consortium, Inc. (``3D 
PDF'') 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, Lattice 
Technology Inc., San Francisco, CA; 3DA Systems Inc., Victoria, British 
Columbia, CANADA; and DISCUS Software Company, Columbus, OH, 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 3D PDF intends to file additional 
written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.
    On March 27, 2012, 3D PDF 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 
April 20, 2012 (77 FR 23754).
    The last notification was filed with the Department on June 4, 
2012. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to 
Section 6(b) of the Act on June 29, 2012 (77 FR 38831).

Patricia A. Brink,
Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2012-22690 Filed 9-13-12; 8:45 am]
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