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The PPP Encryption Control Protocol (ECP)

This IPR disclosure was submitted by e-mail.

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Submitted Date: June 5, 1995

I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Motorola, Inc.
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name: Mr. John A. Fisher
Title: Vice President and Intellectual Property Licensing Counsel
Department: Motorola, Inc.
Address1: 1303 E. Algonquin Road
Address2: Schaumburg, Ill. 60196
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
RFC 1962:"The PPP Compression Control Protocol (CCP)"
RFC 1968:"The PPP Encryption Control Protocol (ECP)"

The text of the original IPR declaration:

On 5 June, 1995, the IESG received the following communication from
Motorola Inc.

   Motorola, Inc. has advised the IETF that it holds two patents that it
   believes to be essential to the CCP and ECP standards, U.S. 5,245,614
   and U.S.  5,130,993, and has declared its willingness to make licenses
   to these patents available to any party under reasonable terms and
   conditions that are demonstrably free of unfair discrimination.
   Parties interested in obtaining such a license may contact:

   Mr. John A. Fisher
   Vice President and Intellectual Property Licensing Counsel
   Motorola, Inc.
   1303 E. Algonquin Road
   Schaumburg, Ill. 60196

The IESG and IETF make no statement on the validity of this claim.

Reference: RFC1962: The PPP Compression Control Protocol (CCP)
           RFC1968: The PPP Encryption Control Protocol (ECP)