IPR Details
Vivace Networks Patent Statement Pertaining to draft-malis-sonet-ces-mpls-xx.txt and draft-ietf-pwe3-sonet-xx.txt

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Submitted: May 5, 2003 under the rules in RFC 2026

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

Holder legal name Vivace Networks, Inc.

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Andrew Malis
Holder contact email Andy.Malis@vivacenetworks.com
Holder contact info

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

Internet-Draft: draft-malis-sonet-ces-mpls ("Synchronous Optical Network/Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SONET/SDH) Circuit Emulation Service over MPLS (CEM) Encapsulation") Internet-Draft: draft-ietf-pwe3-sonet ("Synchronous Optical Network/Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SONET/SDH) Circuit Emulation over Packet (CEP)")

IV. Licensing Declaration

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):

Licensing See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

This statement is to inform the IETF that in the event that Vivace
Networks, Inc. is granted a patent or patents essential to the
implementation of these documents or their derivatives, Vivace Networks,
Inc. agrees to grant a royalty-free license to all parties implementing
either or both documents or their derivatives, subject to reciprocity of
the licensed party. This grant immediately cancels to any party asserting
rights against Vivace Networks, Inc. for a method or methods described in
either or both documents or their derivatives.

Note: The individual submitting this template represents and warrants that he or she is authorized by the Patent Holder to agree to the above-selected licensing declaration.

V. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Submitter email

VI. Other Notes

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