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, 8857 [2017-02023]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 19 / Tuesday, January 31, 2017 / Notices /s/ lllllllllllllllllll Kenneth A. Libby, Special Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, c/o Federal Trade Commission, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20580, Phone: (202) 326–2694 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, v. Mitchell P. Rales, Defendant. Case No.: 1:17-cv-00103, Judge: Christopher R. Cooper, Filed: 01/17/2017 FINAL JUDGMENT Plaintiff, the United States of America, having commenced this action by filing its Complaint herein for violation of Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a, commonly known as the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, and Plaintiff and Defendant Mitchell P. Rales, by their respective attorneys, having consented to the entry of this Final Judgment without trial or adjudication of any issue of fact or law herein, and without this Final Judgment constituting any evidence against or an admission by the Defendant with respect to any such issue: NOW, THEREFORE, before the taking of any testimony and without trial or adjudication of any issue of fact or law herein, and upon the consent of the parties hereto, it is hereby ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED: I. asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES The Court has jurisdiction of the subject matter of this action and of the Plaintiff and the Defendant. The Complaint states a claim upon which relief can be granted against the Defendant under Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a. II. Judgment is hereby entered in this matter in favor of Plaintiff and against Defendant, and, pursuant to Section 7A(g)(1) of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a(g)(1), the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1996, Pub. L. 104– 134 § 31001(s) (amending the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, 28 U.S.C. 2461), and Federal Trade Commission Rule 1.98, 16 CFR 1.98, 61 FR 54549 (Oct. 21, 1996), and 74 FR 857 (Jan. 9, 2009), and the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, Pub. L. 114– 74 § 701 (further amending the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990), and Federal Trade Commission Rule 1.98, 16 CFR 1.98, 81 FR 42,476 (June 30, 2016), Defendant is hereby ordered to pay a civil penalty in the amount of seven hundred twenty VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:22 Jan 30, 2017 Jkt 241001 8857 thousand dollars ($720,000). Payment of the civil penalty ordered hereby shall be made by wire transfer of funds or cashier’s check. If the payment is made by wire transfer, Defendant shall contact Janie Ingalls of the Antitrust Division’s Antitrust Documents Group at (202) 514–2481 for instructions before making the transfer. If the payment is made by cashier’s check, the check shall be made payable to the United States Department of Justice and delivered to: Janie Ingalls, United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Antitrust Documents Group, 450 5th Street, NW, Suite 1024, Washington, DC 20530 Defendant shall pay the full amount of the civil penalty within thirty (30) days of entry of this Final Judgment. In the event of a default or delay in payment, interest at the rate of eighteen (18) percent per annum shall accrue thereon from the date of the default or delay to the date of payment. 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 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, The Regents of the University of California on behalf of its Berkeley campus, Berkeley, CA; The Regents of the University of California on behalf of its Davis campus, Davis, CA; University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO; European Photonics Industry Consortium (EPIC), Paris, FRANCE; Microcircuit Laboratories LLC, Kennett Square, PA; and Toyota Research Institute of North America, Ann Arbor, III. MI, have been added as parties to this venture. Each party shall bear its own costs of No other changes have been made in this action. either the membership or planned IV. activity of the group research project. Membership in this group research Entry of this Final Judgment is in the project remains open, and AIM public interest. The parties have Photonics intends to file additional complied with the requirements of the written notifications disclosing all Antitrust Procedures and Penalties Act, changes in membership. 15 U.S.C. 16, including making copies On June 16, 2016, AIM Photonics available to the public of this Final filed its original notification pursuant to Judgment, the Competitive Impact Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department Statement, and any comments thereon of Justice published a notice in the and the United States’ responses to Federal Register pursuant to Section comments. Based upon the record 6(b) of the Act on July 25, 2016 (81 FR before the Court, which includes the 48450). Competitive Impact Statement and any The last notification was filed with comments and response to comments the Department on September 27, 2016. filed with the Court, entry of this Final A notice was published in the Federal Judgment is in the public interest. Dated: lllllllllllllllll Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the lllllllllllllllllllll Act on November 3, 2016 (81 FR 76629). United States District Judge [FR Doc. 2017–02025 Filed 1–30–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–11–P Patricia A. Brink, Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division. 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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 19 (Tuesday, January 31, 2017)]
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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 December 23, 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 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, The Regents of the University of California on behalf of 
its Berkeley campus, Berkeley, CA; The Regents of the University of 
California on behalf of its Davis campus, Davis, CA; University of 
Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO; European Photonics Industry Consortium 
(EPIC), Paris, FRANCE; Microcircuit Laboratories LLC, Kennett Square, 
PA; and Toyota Research Institute of North America, Ann Arbor, MI, 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 AIM Photonics intends to file 
additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.
    On June 16, 2016, AIM Photonics 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 July 25, 2016 (81 FR 48450).
    The last notification was filed with the Department on September 
27, 2016. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to 
Section 6(b) of the Act on November 3, 2016 (81 FR 76629).

Patricia A. Brink,
Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2017-02023 Filed 1-30-17; 8:45 am]
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