[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 189 (Thursday, September 29, 2011)]
[Notices]
[Page 60530]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-24874]


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 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Antitrust Division


Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and 
Production Act of 1993; Council for the Advancement of Pyrethroid Human 
Risk Assessment, L.L.C.

    Notice is hereby given that, on August 29, 2011, pursuant to 
Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 
1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (``the Act''), Council for the Advancement 
of Pyrethroid Human Risk Assessment, L.L.C. (``CAPHRA'') 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: AMVAC Chemical Corporation, Commerce, CA; BASF 
Corporation, Durham, NC; Bayer Animal Science, Pittsburgh, PA; Bayer 
CropScience, Research Triangle Park, NC; Botanical Resources Australia, 
Sandy Bay, Tasmania, Australia; Cheminova Inc., Arlington, VA; DuPont 
Crop Protection, Newark, DE; FMC Corporation, Philadelphia, PA; LG Life 
Sciences, Ltd., Clifton, VA; McLaughlin Gormley King Company, 
Minneapolis, MN; Meghmani, c/o Chemical Consultants International, 
Inc., Stilwell, KS; S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc., Racine, WI; Sumitomo 
Chemical Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan; Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC, 
Greensboro, NC; Valent BioSciences Corporation, Libertyville, IL; and 
Wellmark International (Central Life Sciences), Schaumburg, IL.
    The general area of CAPHRA's planned activity is to generate and 
submit to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (``EPA'') studies 
necessary to address EPA's concerns for the potential for age-dependent 
sensitivity to Pyrethroids.

Patricia A. Brink,
Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division.
[FR Doc. 2011-24874 Filed 9-28-11; 8:45 am]
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