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Cisco's Statement of IPR relating to draft-ietf-bfd-base-11

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Submitted Date: February 4, 2010

'I'. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Cisco Systems
'II'. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name:Dan Lang
Email:standards-ipr@cisco.com
Other Info:
(address,phone,etc)

Director, Intellectual Property

'III'. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
Internet-Draft: "Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD)"
(draft-ietf-bfd-base)
'IV'. Disclosure of Patent Information (i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by Section 6 of RFC 3979)
A. For granted patents or published pending patent applications, please provide the following information:
Patent, Serial, Publication, Registration, or Application/File number(s):

U.S. Patent No. 7,561,527

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: no
'V'. 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):
See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information:

To the extent technology in this document is included in a standard
adopted by the IETF, Cisco hereby grants a royalty-free, non-exclusive,
perpetual, sub-licensable, worldwide license to any party to make, use,
sell, offer for sale, and import a product that implements and is fully
compliant with the standard under Cisco's rights to any claim of the
'527 patent that is necessarily infringed by such a product.

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.
'VI'. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form
Name:Rachel Albright
Email:ralbrigh@cisco.com