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Lucent Statement on Patent Licensing

This IPR disclosure was submitted by e-mail.

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Submitted Date: March 1, 1999

I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Lucent Technologies, Inc.
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name: Dr. Roger E. Stricker
Department: Intellectual Property
Address1: Second Floor, Suite 2000
Address2: P.O. Box 1995, 150 Allen Road, Liberty Corner, NJ 07938-1995
Telephone: 908-903-6271
Fax: 908-903-6317
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
Designations for Other Contributions:Patent Licensing

The text of the original IPR declaration:

On March 1, 1999, a letter was received from Dr. Roger E. Stricker, 
Intellectual Property Vice President, Lucent Technologies pertaining
to patent licensing by Lucent. The relevant text is:

This is to affirm that Lucent Technologies Inc., in accordance with long-
established practice, will offer patent licenses for submissions made by it
which are adopted or recommended as a standard by your organization as 

If part(s) of a submission by Lucent is(are) included in a standard and 
Lucent has patents and/or pending application(s) that are essential to 
implementation of such included part(s) in said standard, Lucent is prepared
to grant - on the basis of receiprocity (grantback) - a license on such 
included part(s) on reasonable, non-discriminatory terms and conditions.

Dr. Stricker can be reached at:

Lucent Technologies, Inc.
Intellectual Property
Second Floor, Suite 2000
P.O. Box 1995
150 Allen Road
Liberty Corner, NJ 07938-1995
Phone: 908-903-6271
Fax:   908-903-6317

Note: The letter is on file in the offices of the IETF Secretariat.