IPR Details
Cisco's Statement of IPR relating to draft-ietf-roll-rpl-06

The text of the original IPR disclosure is available in the disclosure history.

Submitted: February 23, 2010

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

Holder legal name
Cisco Systems

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Dan Lang
Holder contact email
standards-ipr@cisco.com
Holder contact info

Director, Intellectual Property

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

Internet-Draft
draft-ietf-roll-rpl ("RPL: IPv6 Routing Protocol for Low-Power and Lossy Networks")

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)

US Patent No. 7,190,678
US Patent No. 7,203,175
US Patent No. 7,209,978
US Patent No. 7,366,111
US Patent No. 7,428,221
US Patent No. 7,649,852
US Published Patent Application 20060291404
US Published Patent Application 20070091811
US Published Patent Application 20070153764
US Published Patent Application 20080219237,
US Patent Application Serial No. 11/984,049

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending
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):

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

If technology in this document is included in a standard adopted by
IETF and any claims of any Cisco patents are necessary for practicing
the standard, any party will have the right to use any such patent
claims under reasonable, non-discriminatory terms, with reciprocity,
to implement and fully comply with the standard. The reasonable non-
discriminatory terms are: If this standard is adopted, Cisco will not
assert any patents owned or controlled by Cisco against any party for
making, using, selling, importing or offering for sale a product that
implements the standard. Cisco retains the right to assert its patents
against any product or portion thereof that is not necessary for
compliance with the standard.

To maintain reciprocity, notwithstanding anything to the contrary,
Cisco retains the right to assert its patents (including the right to
claim past royalties) against any party that asserts a claim of a
patent it owns or controls (either directly or indirectly), where such
claim is necessary for practicing the standard, against Cisco or any
of Cisco's affiliates or successors in title or against any products
of Cisco or any products of any of Cisco's affiliates either alone or
in combination with other products, where such assertion by such party
is directed against implementation of the standard.

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

Submitter name
Dan Lang
Submitter email
dlang@cisco.com

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