IPR Details
Nortel Networks Statement on Patent Licensing

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Submitted: May 12, 2000

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'I'. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")

Holder legal name
Nortel Networks Limited

'II'. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Kevin L. Smith
Holder contact email
kevinsmi@nortelnetworks.com
Holder contact info

Senior Patent Counsel
Nortel Networks Limited - Standards
2221 Lakeside Blvd, M/S 991/14/B50
Richardson, Texas 75082

'III'. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates

Designations for Other Contributions
Patent Licensing

'IV'. Statement

Statement


The Patent Holder states that its position with respect to licensing any patent claims
contained in the patent(s) or patent application(s) disclosed above that would necessarily
be infringed by implementation of the technology required by the relevant IETF
specification ("Necessary Patent Claims"), for the purpose of implementing such
specification, is as follows(select one licensing declaration option only):

See text box below for licensing declaration.

Licensing information, comments, notes or URL for further information:

Nortel Networks may seek patent rights on technology described in a document
which Nortel Networks contributes for use in IETF standards discussions or
standards track specifications. If such patented technology is essential
for the implementation, use, and distribution, of an IETF standard, Nortel
Networks is willing to make available nonexclusive licenses on fair,
reasonable, and non-discriminatory terms and conditions, to such patent
rights it owns, solely to the extent such technology is essential to comply
with such IETF standard.

Also, to the extent that an essential patent(s) is subsequently identified,
Nortel Networks is willing to make available a nonexclusive license under
such patents, on fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory terms and
conditions. Similarly, when and if patent applications are subsequently
issued, and determined essential to the practice of an IETF standard, Nortel
Networks is willing to make available nonexclusive licenses under such
patents, on fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory terms and conditions.
The terms apply to those patents for which Nortel Networks has the right to
grant licenses.

'V'. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Roy Mills
Submitter email
rjmills@nortelnetworks.com

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