Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993: Telemanagement Forum


Federal Register: September 17, 2009 (Volume 74, Number 179)


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Antitrust Division; Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative

Research and Production Act of 1993--Telemanagement Forum

Notice is hereby given that, on July 22, 2009, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (``the Act''), TeleManagement Forum (``the

Forum'') 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, 2operate

ApS, Aalborg Ce, DENMARK; Access Commerce, Labege Cedex, FRANCE; Active

Broadband Networks, Waltham, MA; Aijeel Aijadeed for Technology,

Tripoli, LIBYA; Almadar Aljadid, Tripoli, LIBYA; ATG, REPUBLIC OF

IRELAND; Atheeb Intergraph Saudi Co., Riyadh, SAUDI ARABIA; Boeing

Company, Auburn, WA; Bridgewater Systems Corporation, Ottawa, Ontario,

CANADA; BSM impact Limited, Reading, Berkshire, UNITED KINGDOM; Buddha

Software, Palo Alto, CA; CircuitVision, Tampa, FL; ClassTel, Moscow,

RUSSIA; Cotton Management Consulting, Friday Harbor, WA; CYTA (Cyprus

Telecommunications Authority), Nicosia, CYPRUS; Directorate for

Emergency Communication, Oslo, NORWAY; DUXDILIGENS, S.A. DE C.V.,

Ciudad de Mexico, Distrito Federal, MEXICO; EHF Consultoria, Santa Rita do Sapucai, MG, BRAZIL; EJADA, Riyadh, SAUDI ARABIA; EMGS Group,

Riyadh, SAUDI ARABIA; Etiya Information Technologies, Kustepe Sisli,

Istanbul, TURKEY; FTS, Herzliya, ISRAEL; Funda[ccedil][atilde]o Para

Inova[ccedil][otilde]es Tecnologicas FITec, Recife, PE, BRAZIL;

GenerationE Technologies, San Clemente, CA; GMS Consulting, Lisbon,

PORTUGAL; Guavus, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA; Hollywood Mobile, Hollywood, CA;

ICCE Systems, Cary, NC; IDS Scheer AG, Saarbrucken, GERMANY; iLink

Systems, Redmond, WA; Incognito Software, Inc., Vancouver, British

Colombia, CANADA; Inswitch Solutions, Miami, FL; IPLAN Networks, Buenos

Aires, ARGENTINA; IXIA, Calabasa, ROMANIA; JSMN Inc, Cobh, Co. Cork,

REPUBLIC OF IRELAND; Kara Consulting, ICT Solutions, Istanbul, TURKEY;

Kron Telekomunikasyon A.S., Kavacik Istanbul, TURKEY; Libya for Telecom and Technology, Tripoli, LIBYA; Libyan International Telecommunication

Company, Tripoli, LIBYA; Libyan Post, Telecommunication and Information

Technology Co., Zawia St., Tripoli, LIBYA; Libyana for Mobile Phones,

Tripoli, LIBYA; Macquarie Telecom, Pty. Ltd., Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA;

Mint Systems Limited, Brighton, UNITED KINDGOM; Mobitel, d.d.,

Ljubljana, SLOVENIA; Multimedios Redes, Monterrey, MEXICO; Neoris, San

Pedro Garza Garcia, MEXICO; Netezza Corporation, Marlborough, MA;

Netformx, Inc., Santa Clara, CA; NetXForge, Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS;

NORDUnet A/S, Kastrup, DENMARK; N-Pulse AG, Heppenheim, GERMANY;

NuaTel, Cork, IRELAND; Objective Technologies SA, Athens, GREECE;

Peoples Friendship University of Russia, Moscow, RUSSIA; Platinion

GmbH, Koln, GERMANY; PT Bakrie Telecom, Jakarta, Selatan, INDONESIA;

Revenue Assurance Consulting, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, UNITED

KINGDOM; Scartel Star Lab Ltd., St. Petersburg, RUSSIA; Seavus AS,

Malmo, SWEDEN; Singer TC GmbH, Duesseldorf, GERMANY; SkyTerra

Communications, Reston, VA; Smartlabs, Moscow, RUSSIA; Specinova

Sistemi d.o.o., Ljubljana, SLOVENIA; Striata (Australia) Pty Ltd,

Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA; Suntech Intelligent Solutions, Florianopolis,

Santa Catarina, BRAZIL; Taseon, San Jose, CA; TDS Telecom, Chicago, IL;

Tejas Networks Ltd, Bangalore, INDIA; The Business Realignment Company

Ltd, Reading, Berkshire, UNITED KINGDOM; The Value Management Company,

Caguas, PUERTO RICO; TouK sp. z o.o., Warszawa, POLAND; TRA, Manama,

BAHRAIN; Transverse, Austin, TX; TTNet A.S. (Turkish TelLekom), Sisli/

ISTANBUL, TURKEY; Twinsec GmbH, Koln, GERMANY; University of Deusto--

Deusto Technology Foundation, Bilbao, SPAIN; University of Stuttgart,

Stuttgart, GERMANY; VOIPFUTURE, Hamburg, GERMANY; Wataniya

T[eacute]l[eacute]com Alg[eacute]rie S.P.A, Alger, ALGERIA, have been added as parties to this venture.

Also, 3G CLUB (Communication Leaders United Board), Taipei, TAIWAN;

Acuma Solutions Limited, Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM; Adveotnet, Inc.,

Pleasanton, CA; Ahaluna, Rome, ITALY; Anglo African Outsourcing Ltd,

Quatre Bornes, Plaine Wilhems, MAURITIUS; Asidua Limited, Belfast,

UNITED KINGDOM; Auspice Corporation, Waltham, MA; Axiom Systems

Limited, Readinq, Berkshire, UNITED KINGDOH; Bakcell LID, Baku,

AZERBAIJAN; BEA Systems, Inc, Carmel Valley, CA; Beshara Group,

Salmiyah, KUWAIT; Business Consulting Network, Santiago, CHILE; Cable &

Wireless, Bracknell, Berkshire, UNITED KINGDOM; Central Research

Instit. of Electrical Power Industry, Komae-Shi, Tokyo, JAPAN; Ceon

Corporation, Redwood, CA; Codecentric GmbH, Solingen, GERMANY;

CommProve Ltd, Dublin, REPUBLIC OF IRELAND; CTI--Communications.

Technology. Innovations, Moscow, RUSSIA; CyberAccess, Inc., Chagrin

Falls, OH; DataSynapse Inc., New York, NY; Datentechnik Austria GmbH &

Co KG, Wien, AUSTRIA; EMBARQ, Overland Park, KS; Emnico Technologies

Ltd, Westlea, Swindon, UNITED KINGDOM; Enterprise Architecture

Consulting, Stadhampton, Oxfordshire, UNITED KINGDOM; Evidian, Los

Clayes Sous Bois, FRANCE; FLAG Telecom, West Drayton, Middlesex, UNITED

KINGDOM; Forthnet S.A., Kallithea, Attica, GREECE; Fusion Business

Solutions, Hounslow, Middlesex, UNITED KINGDOM; Globus Consulting,

Javea, Alicante, SPAIN; Grant Thornton Consulting Company Limited,

Bangkok, THAILAND; Gridpoint Systems, Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA; GTA

Consulting, Outremont, Quebec, CANADA; HTK Ltd, Ipswich, UNITED

KINGDOM; lBS Consulting Group, Philadelphia, PA; Icesolutions,

Ljubljana, SLOVENIA; IneoQuest Technologies, Inc, Mansfield, MA;

Infotech Enterprises Europe, London, UNITED KINGDOM; Ingenium

Technology, Monza, Milano, ITALY; Intec Telecom Systems PLC, Woking,


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Communications Network, Des Moines, IA; iPass, Redwood Shores, CA;

Iptivia, New York, NY; Ixonos Plc, Helsinki, FINLAND; Japan Cable and

Telecommunications Association, Nishiotanda, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo,

JAPAN; Jet Infosystems, Moscow, RUSSIA; JSC ``IPNet'', Moscow, RUSSIA;

Kentrox, Inc., Hillsboro, OR; Kornel Terplan, Hackensack, NJ; Men &

Mice, Reykjavik, Iceland; Microtest Education Center, Moscow, RUSSIA;

Neptuny, Milan, ITALY; New Generation Operations, London, England,

UNITED KINGDOM; Oefeg, Wien, AUSTRIA; Omega--Reason Ltd., Islikon,

Zurich, SWITZERLAND; Oy Swot Consulting Finland Ltd, Tampere, FINLAND;

Packet Design Inc., Palo Alto, CA; PrismTech, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear,

UNITED KINGDOM; Probity Consulting Ltd., Pretoria, Gauteng, SOUTH

AFRICA; Psytechnics, Ipswich, Suffolk, UNITED KINGDOM; PT Excelcomindo

Pratama Tbk, Jakarta, INDONESIA; RateIntegration, Durham, NC; Redline

Communications, Inc., Markham, Ontario, CANADA; Sapient GmbH,

Dusseldorf, NRW, Germany; Satorai Solutions, Inc., Arlington, VA;

Sequoia Telecom Associates, San Rafael, CA; Sheerscape Inc, Austin, TX;

Signiant, Inc., Burlington, MA; SNAP Solutions (M) Sdn Bhd, Kuala

Lumpur, MALAYSIA; Steria Mummert Consulting AG, Langen, Hessen,

GERMANY; Summa Telecom, Moscow, RUSSIA; Teleca Ltd, Didsbury,

Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM; TelecomAdvisors International S.A., Panama

City, PANAMA; Telelogic, New York, NY, have withdrawn as parties to this venture.

The following members have changed their names: Sunrise Telecom srl to Accanto Systems; Nordisk Mobiltelefon Sverige AB to AINMT Sverige

AB; Sales Technologies to Aldous Limited; Technology Research Institute

(TRI) to Aijeel aljadeed for Technology; Boeing to Boeing Company;

Capgemini Telecom & Media to Capgemini Service (TME-GSA); Hong Kong CSL

Limited to CSL Limited; auSystems Sweden South to Cybercom Sweden

South; UNE EPM Telecomunicaciones to EPM Telecomunicaciones S.A. E.S.P;

Tolmen, LLc to ICCE Systems; BearingPoint INFONOVA GmbH to Infonova;

Iskratel Telekomunikacijski sistemi, d.o.o. to Iskratel, d.o.o., Kranj;

LogicaCMG to Logica; Proforma Corporation to Metastorm; Ukrainian

Mobile Communications UMC to MTS-Ukraine (UMC); Cadence LLC to Network

Cadence; Andrew Network Solutions to Omnix Software ltd; RRD--Reti

Radiotelevisive Digitali spa to RRD SRL-Reti Radiotelevisive Digitali

Srl; Stratecast Partners to Stratecast--A division of Frost & Sullivan;

Superna Business Consulting Inc to Superna Analytics, Inc.; Lifetree

Convergence Ltd to Tecnotree; Tektronix to Tektronix Communications;

TeliaSonera to TeliaSonera AB; TietoEnator Oyj to Tieto; Slovak telecom, a.s. to T-Slovak Telekom, a.s.; TeleSciences, Inc. to Ventraq,

Inc.; Q/P Management Group of Canada to Woodward Systems Inc.

The following members have changed their addresses: Applied

Broadband, Inc. to Boulder, CO; Atos Origin to Zurich, SWITZERLAND;

Bell Canada to Montreal, Quebec, CANADA; Kyak Systems Ltd to London,

UNITED KINGDOM; Toshiba Solutions Corporation to Minato-ku, Tokyo,

JAPAN; Wisdom Networks Co.,Ltd. to Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN.

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 the Forum intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership.

On October 21, 1988, the Forum 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 December 8, 1988 (53 FR 49615).

The last notification was filed with the Department on January 16, 2009. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to

Section 6(b) of the Act on March 26, 2009 (74 FR 13229).

Patricia A. Brink,

Deputy Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.

FR Doc. E9-22318 Filed 9-16-09; 8:45 am