[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 244 (Wednesday, December 19, 2012)]
[Page 75191]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-30618]



Antitrust Division

Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and 
Production Act of 1993--ODVA, Inc.

    Notice is hereby given that, on November 23, 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''), ODVA, Inc. (``ODVA'') 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, YJS Co., Ltd., 
Bucheon City, Gyeonggi-Do, Republic of Korea; Texas Instruments, 
Incorporated, Dallas, TX; General Cable Industries, Inc., Highland 
Heights, KY; Kalkitech, Bangalore, India; Krohne Innovation GmbH, 
Duisburg, Germany; OFC Fitel, LLC, Norcross, GA; GE Intelligent 
Platforms, Inc., Charlottesville, VA; General Electric Company--Energy 
Division, Pittsburg, PA; eWON s.a., Nivelles, Belgium; Broadley-James 
Ltd., Bedford, United Kingdom; Primes GmbH, Pfungstadt, Germany; Altera 
Corporation, San Jose, CA; 3S-Smart Software Solutions GmbH, Kempten, 
Germany; Branson Ultrasonics Corporation, Danbury, CT; Beijing KLT 
Electric Co., Ltd., Beijing, People's Republic of China; Jacktek 
Systems Inc., Acheson, Alberta, Canada; and GE Multilin, Markham, 
Ontario, Canada, have been added as parties to this venture.
    Also, West Instruments, Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom; 
Littelfuse, Chicago, IL; ICES, Cheonan-si, ChungNam-do, Republic of 
Korea; Cooper Interconnect, Maynooth, Ireland; TKSCT, Busan, Republic 
of Korea; Process Automation International Ltd., Hong Kong, Hong Kong-
China; ABT End[uuml]stri Enerji Sistemleri Sanayi Tic. Ltd. Sti., 
Izmir, Turkey; and Tappan Wire and Cable, Blauvelt, NY, have withdrawn 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 ODVA intends to file additional 
written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.
    On June 21, 1995, ODVA 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 
15, 1996 (61 FR 6039).
    The last notification was filed with the Department on July 18, 
2012. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to 
Section 6(b) of the Act on September 5, 2012 (77 FR 54612).

Patricia A. Brink,
Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2012-30618 Filed 12-18-12; 8:45 am]