National Cooperative Research and Production Act: Open Mobile Alliance


Federal Register: June 27, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 125)


Page 36569-36571

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Antitrust Division

Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and

Production Act of 1993--Open Mobile Alliance

Notice is hereby given that, on April 25, 2008, 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 Open Mobile Alliance

(``OMA'') filed written

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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, Adaptive Mobile

Security Ltd., Dublin, IRELAND; Adobe Systems Incorporated, San

Francisco, CA; AltGen Co., Ltd., Mapo-Gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA;

Amobee, Herzlia, ISRAEL; Axel Technologies, Turku, FINLAND; Best of the

Web, Uniondale, NY; Cable Television Laboratories, Inc., Louisville,

CO; Cambridge Silicon Radio plc, Cambridge, UNITED KINGDOM; castLabs

GmbH, Berlin, GERMANY; Cell Guide, Rehorot, ISRAEL; Cisco Systems,

Milpitas, CA; Cloudmark, Inc., San Francisco, CA; Communigate Systems,

Mill Valley, CA; Connectivity Communications Limited, London, UNITED

KINGDOM; decontis GmbH, Loebau, GERMANY; Digicert SSL Certificate

Authority, Lindon, UT; DKI Technology Inc., Young deungpo-gu, Seoul,

REPUBLIC OF KOREA; Dynamic Motion Technologies, Ipoh, Perak, MALAYSIA;

Eluon Corporation, Seocho-Gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; EnSoft Co.,

Ltd., Guro-gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; Entosys Co., Ltd., Mapo-Gu,


GoldSpot Media Inc., Sunnyvale, CA; Hand Cell Phone, Chattanooga, TN;

Handmark, Inc.; Kansas City, MO; Hellosoft, Inc., Andhoa Pradesh,

INDIA; INKA Entworks, Inc., Kangnam-Gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA;

Intertrust Technologies Corporation, Sunnyvale, CA; INTICUBE Corp.,

Jung-gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; Intrinsyc Software International,

Inc., Bellevue, WA; I-ON Communications Co., Ltd., Gangnam-gu, Seoul,

REPUBLIC OF KOREA; Kimia Solutions S.L., Madrid, SPAIN; Motive Inc.,

Austin, TX; Mtag, Paris, FRANCE; Nable Communications, Inc., Kangnam-

Gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; NeoMedia Technologies, Inc., Atlanta, GA;

Nokia Siemens Networks, Munich, GERMANY; NOW Wireless Ltd., Croydon,

UNITED KINGDOM; NTT Advanced Technology Corporation, Tokyo, JAPAN; NTT

Multimedia Communications Laboratories, Inc., San Mateo, CA; Palm,

Inc., Sunnyvale, CA; Payzy Corp., Koongtoey, Bangkok, THAILAND; Point-I

Co., Ltd., Gangnam-Gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; Porss Technology Co.,

Ltd., Xicheng District, Beijing, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA;

RealNetworks, Inc., Seattle, WA; RRD Reti Radiotelevisive Digitali,

S.p.A, Milan, ITALY; RSystems Inc., El Dorado Hills, CA; Rx Networks,

Vancouver, BC, CANADA; Scanbuy, Inc., New York, NY; Silicon & Software

Systems Limited, Leopardstown, Dublin, IRELAND; Sintesio Foundation,

Bled, SLOVENIA; Softbank Mobile Corp., Minato-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN;

Solaiemes, Madrid, SPAIN; Sunplus mMobile, Hsinchu Science Park,

TAIWAN; Syniverse Technologies, Inc., Tampa, FL; Telcordia, Piscataway,

NJ; Telcoware Co., Ltd., Seocho-Gu, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; Telogic

Sdn. Bhd., Petaling Jaya, Selangor, MALAYSIA; Thin Multimedia, Inc.,

Seocho-Ku, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; THOMSON, Cesson-Sevigne, FRANCE;

TruePosition, Inc., Berwyn, PA; Ulticom Incorporated, Mt. Laurel, NJ;

V4X SAS, Bordeaux Pessac, FRANCE; Vidiator, Bellevue, WA; Vishwak

Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Chennai, INDIA; Webmessenger Inc., Tujunga, CA; weComm Limited, London, UNITED KINGDOM; Welgate Corp., Seocho Dong,

Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; WRG, Inc., Seongnam-Si, Gyeonggi-Do, REPUBLIC

OF KOREA; and Yahoo, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA, have been added as parties to this venture.

Also, Ad Vitam, Olivet, FRANCE; Adamind, Ra'anana, ISRAEL; Advanced

Strategies Corp., Garden City, NY; ATIO Corporation, Coombe Place,


Bitfone Corporation, Laguna Niguel, CA; Bytemobile, Inc., Mountain

View, CA; CA Inc., Islandia, NY; Ceno Technologies, Ltd., Shanghai,

PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; Consistec Engineering & Consulting,

Saarbrucken, GERMANY; Contec Innovations Inc., Port Coquitlam, BC,

CANADA; Dai Nippon Printing Co. Ltd., Toshima-ku, Tokyo, JAPAN; DxO

Labs, Boulogne, FRANCE; Edge Technologies, Inc., Fairfax, VA; Elcoteq

SE, Salo, FINLAND; Emirates Telecommunications Corporation, Abu Dhabi,

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES; Estacado Systems, LLC, Dallas, TX; Faith, Inc.,

Kyoto, JAPAN; Fastmobile Inc., Rolling Meadows, IL; Finnet-liitto ry,

Helsinki, FINLAND; Firsthop, Helsinki, FINLAND; Fraunhofer Institut,

Ilmenau, GERMANY; Freescale Semiconductor Inc., Austin, TX; gate5 AG,

Berlin, GERMANY; Global Locate, San Jose, CA; GloNav, Inc., Newport

Beach, CA; Huone Inc., Daegu, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; IC3S Information,

Computer Solartechnik AG, Quickborn, GERMANY; I'M Technologies Ltd.,

The Signature, SINGAPORE; Incony AG, Paderborn, GERMANY; INNVO Systems,

SINGAPORE; Insignia Solutions, Fremont, CA; Institute for Information

Industry, Taipei, TAIWAN; Integration Services & Technologies Pty Ltd.,

Downer, ACT, AUSTRALIA; Inventec Appliances (Jiangning) Corporation,

Nanjing, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; Leadtone Wireless Ltd., Chaoyang

District, Beijing, PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA; Linkuall-Alcomia,

Bordeaux, FRANCE; McAfee, Inc., Santa Clara, CA; Microelectronica

Espanola, Madrid, SPAIN; Micromethod Technologies, Inc., San Jose, CA;

Miyowa, Marseille, FRANCE; Mobile Cohesion, Belfast, UNITED KINGDOM;

Mobilitec, Inc., San Mateo, CA; MStar Semiconductor, Inc., Hsinchu

Hsien, TAIWAN; NDS Israel, Jerusalem, ISRAEL; Netxcalibur SRL,

Florence, ITALY; Norbelle, LLC, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA; NTT Advanced

Technology Corp. (OLD), Musashino-shi, Tokyo, JAPAN; NTT Software

Corporation, Mitaka-shi, Tokyo, JAPAN; 02, Slough, UNITED KINGDOM;

ObexCode AS, Oslo, NORWAY; OSS Nokalva Inc., Somerset, NJ; Prodyne

Technologies Inc., St. Catharines, Ontario, CANADA; Quanta Computer

Inc., Tao Yuan Shien, TAIWAN; Renesas Technology Corp., Chiyoda-ku,

Tokyo, JAPAN; Sasken Communication Technologies Limited, Bangalore,

INDIA; Savaje Technologies, Chelmsford, MA; Smart Internet Technology,

Eveleigh, NSW, AUSTRALIA; Smartfone Limited, Hong Kong, HONG KONG-

CHINA; Sonus Networks, Inc., Chelmsford, MA; Square Enix, Inc., El

Segundo, CA; TechnoCom Corporation, Carlsbad, CA; Teleca Sweden AB,

Lund, SWEDEN; Telefonica Moviles, Madrid, SPAIN; TeleworX Group, Inc.,

McLean, VA; Telus Mobility, Scarborough, Ontario, CANADA; Texas

Instruments, Incorporated, Dallas, TX; UK Department of Trade and

Industry, London, UNITED KINGDOM; Verisign, Inc., Mountain View, CA;

VIDA Software, S.L., Barcelona, SPAIN; Visa International Services

Association, Foster City, CA; Vodafone IT Hizmetleri A.S., Istanbul,

TURKEY; WiderThan, Seoul, REPUBLIC OF KOREA; and Wireless Technologies

Oy, Espoo, FINLAND, have withdrawn as parties to this venture.

In addition, the following members have changed their names:

LogicaCMG to Acision; Appium AB to AePona Ltd.; Alcatel to Alcatel-

Lucent; Flextronics Software Systems to Aricent; Cingular Wireless to

AT&T; IntroMobile Co., Ltd. to Insprit; Nortel Networks to Nortel;

Telenor Mobil to Telenor ASA.

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

On March 18, 1998, OMA 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 31, 1998 (63 FR 72333).

The last notification was filed with the Department on January 18, 2007. A notice was published in the Federal Register pursuant to

Section 6(b) of the Act on February 26, 2007 (72 FR 8401).

J. Robert Kramer, II,

Director of Operations, Antitrust Division.

FR Doc. E8-14596 Filed 6-26-08; 8:45 am