Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993-Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation Operating Under the Name of the American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics, 48450 [2016-17435]

Download as PDF 48450 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 142 / Monday, July 25, 2016 / Notices MD, have been added as parties to this venture. Also, MOG Solutions SA, Maia, PORTUGAL; and National TeleConsultants, Glendale, CA, have withdrawn as parties to this venture.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 Advanced Media Workflow Association, Inc. intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership. On March 28, 2000, Advanced Media Workflow Association, Inc. 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 29, 2000 (65 FR 40127). The last notification was filed with the Department on March 23, 2016. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to section 6(b) of the Act on April 18, 2016 (81 FR 22633). Patricia A. Brink, Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division. [FR Doc. 2016–17434 Filed 7–22–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Antitrust Division mstockstill on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993—Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation Operating Under the Name of the American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics Notice is hereby given that, on June 16, 2016, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (‘‘the Act’’), the Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation operating under the name of the American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics (‘‘AIM Photonics’’), has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing (1) the identities of the parties to the venture and (2) the nature and objectives of the venture. The notifications were filed for the purpose of invoking the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act, the identities of the parties to the venture are: The Research Foundation VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:27 Jul 22, 2016 Jkt 238001 for the State University of New York, acting on behalf of the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute, Albany, NY; The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, New York, NY; The Regents of the University of California, on behalf of its Santa Barbara campus, Santa Barbara, CA; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; Arizona Board of Regents on behalf of the University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; The Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and SunEdison Semiconductor Limited, St. Peters, MO. The general area of AIM Photonics’ planned activity is research, development and demonstration in the manufacture of integrated photonics. AIM Photonics seeks to (1) advance integrated photonic circuit manufacturing technology development while simultaneously providing access to state-of-the-art fabrication, packaging, and testing capabilities for commercial enterprises, academia and the government; (2) create an adaptive integrated photonic circuit workforce capable of meeting industry needs and thus further increasing domestic competitiveness; and (3) meet participating commercial, defense and civilian agency needs in this burgeoning technology area. AIM Photonics became the sixth Institute for Manufacturing Innovation. Its objective is to increase manufacturing in the United States. Patricia A. Brink, Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division. [FR Doc. 2016–17435 Filed 7–22–16; 8:45 am] Patricia A. Brink, Director of Civil Enforcement. BILLING CODE P DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE Antitrust Division United States v. VA Partners I, LLC, ValueAct Capital Master Fund, LP, and ValueAct Co-Invest International, LP; Proposed Final Judgment and Competitive Impact Statement Notice is hereby given pursuant to the Antitrust Procedures and Penalties Act, 15 U.S.C. 16(b)–(h), that a proposed Final Judgment, Stipulation, and Competitive Impact Statement have been filed with the United States District Court for the Northern District of California in United States of America v. VA Partners I, LLC, et al., Civil Action No. 16-cv-01672. On April 4, 2016, the United States filed a Complaint against VA Partners I, LLC, ValueAct Capital Master Fund, L.P. and ValueAct Co-Invest International, L.P. (collectively ‘‘ValueAct’’ or PO 00000 Frm 00076 ‘‘Defendants’’) alleging that ValueAct’s acquisitions of voting securities of Halliburton Company and Baker Hughes Incorporated violated Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a, commonly known as the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Act of 1976 (the ‘‘HSR Act’’). The proposed Final Judgment requires the Defendants to pay a civil penalty of $11,000,000 and further prohibits Defendants from engaging in conduct of the sort alleged in the Complaint, in violation of the HSR Act. Copies of the Complaint, proposed Final Judgment, and Competitive Impact Statement are available for inspection on the Antitrust Division’s Web site at http://www.justice.gov/atr and at the Office of the Clerk of the United States District Court for the Northern District of California. Copies of these materials may be obtained from the Antitrust Division upon request and payment of the copying fee set by Department of Justice regulations. Public comment is invited within 60 days of the date of this notice. Such comments, including the name of the submitter, and responses thereto, will be posted on the Antitrust Division’s Web site, filed with the Court, and, under certain circumstances, published in the Federal Register. Comments should be directed to Kathleen S. O’Neill, Chief, Transportation, Energy & Agriculture Section, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice, 450 Fifth Street NW., Suite 8000, Washington, DC 20530 (telephone: 202–307–2931). /s/ lllllllllllllllll Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Kathleen S. O’Neill (PA Bar No. 82785) Joseph Chandra Mazumdar (WI Bar No. 1030967) Brian E. Hanna (VA Bar No. 80439) Robert A. Lepore (AZ Bar No. 028137) Tai Milder (CABN 267070) United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division 450 Fifth Street, NW., Suite 8000 Washington, DC 20530 Telephone: (202) 307–2931 Fax: (202) 307–2874 Email: kathleen.oneill@usdoj.gov Brian J. Stretch (CABN 163973) United States Attorney [Additional counsel listed on signature page] Attorneys for Plaintiff United States of America United States District Court for the Northern District of California San Francisco Division United States of America, Plaintiff, v. VA Partners I, LLC, Valueact Capital Master E:\FR\FM\25JYN1.SGM 25JYN1

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 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Antitrust Division


Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and 
Production Act of 1993--Integrated Photonics Institute for 
Manufacturing Innovation Operating Under the Name of the American 
Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics

    Notice is hereby given that, on June 16, 2016, pursuant to Section 
6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 
15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (``the Act''), the Integrated Photonics 
Institute for Manufacturing Innovation operating under the name of the 
American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics (``AIM 
Photonics''), has filed written notifications simultaneously with the 
Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing (1) the 
identities of the parties to the venture and (2) the nature and 
objectives of the venture. The notifications were filed for the purpose 
of invoking the Act's provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust 
plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances.
    Pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act, the identities of the parties 
to the venture are: The Research Foundation for the State University of 
New York, acting on behalf of the State University of New York 
Polytechnic Institute, Albany, NY; The Trustees of Columbia University 
in the City of New York, New York, NY; The Regents of the University of 
California, on behalf of its Santa Barbara campus, Santa Barbara, CA; 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA; Arizona Board of 
Regents on behalf of the University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; The Rector 
and Visitors of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA; and 
SunEdison Semiconductor Limited, St. Peters, MO.
    The general area of AIM Photonics' planned activity is research, 
development and demonstration in the manufacture of integrated 
photonics. AIM Photonics seeks to (1) advance integrated photonic 
circuit manufacturing technology development while simultaneously 
providing access to state-of-the-art fabrication, packaging, and 
testing capabilities for commercial enterprises, academia and the 
government; (2) create an adaptive integrated photonic circuit 
workforce capable of meeting industry needs and thus further increasing 
domestic competitiveness; and (3) meet participating commercial, 
defense and civilian agency needs in this burgeoning technology area. 
AIM Photonics became the sixth Institute for Manufacturing Innovation. 
Its objective is to increase manufacturing in the United States.

Patricia A. Brink,
Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2016-17435 Filed 7-22-16; 8:45 am]
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