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Tellabs Oy's Statement about IPR related to RFC 5880, RFC 5881, RFC 5882, RFC 5883, and RFC 5884

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This IPR disclosure updates IPR disclosure ID #1403, "Tellabs Oy's Statement about IPR related to RFC 5881, RFC 5882, RFC 5883, and RFC 5884".

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Submitted Date: October 6, 2010

I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Tellabs Oy
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name: Patent Licensing Administrator
Address1: 1415 W. Diehl Road
Address2: Naperville, IL 60563 USA
Telephone: 630-798-8800
III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure:
Name: Hallivuori, Ville
Telephone: 358-9-413121
IV. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
RFC 5880:"Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD)"
RFC 5881:"Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) for IPv4 and IPv6 (Single Hop)"
RFC 5882:"Generic Application of Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD)"
RFC 5883:"Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) for Multihop Paths"
RFC 5884:"Bidirectional Forwarding Detection (BFD) for MPLS Label Switched Paths (LSPs)"
V. 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): Patent FI 119311 Patent application EP 1,876,773 Patent application US 2008/0008174 Patent application CN 101115065
Date(s) granted or applied for: granted September 15, 2008; filed June 28, 2007; filed July 3, 2007; filed July 4, 2007
Country: Finland; EPO; USA; China
Additional Notes:

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: NO
C. If an Internet-Draft or RFC includes multiple parts and it is not reasonably apparent which part of such Internet-Draft or RFC is alleged to be covered by the patent information disclosed in Section V(A) or V(B), it is helpful if the discloser identifies here the sections of the Internet-Draft or RFC that are alleged to be so covered:
No information submitted
VI. 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:

The subject matter of this document may be covered, either in whole or in part, by the subject matter disclosed in one or more of Tellabs patent FI 119311, published patent applications EP 1,876,773, US 2008/0008174, CN 101115065, and any derivatives thereof.

If one or more standards relating to this subject matter has been or is later adopted by the IETF, and if any patent claims of the above mentioned patents and/or patent claims arising from these Tellabs patent applications, or counterparts or derivatives thereof, are necessary for compliance with the standard, then on the condition of reciprocity Tellabs will make available, upon written request to Tellabs, a non-exclusive license to such essential claims under reasonable and non-discriminatory terms and conditions, including a reasonable royalty or other consideration.

For information contact the below address:

Patent Licensing Administrator
1415 W. Diehl Road
Mail Stop 16
Naperville, IL 60563


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.
VII. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form (if different from the Contact Information above)
Name: Jae Kim
Title: IP Counsel
Telephone: 630-798-8800
VIII. Other Notes:

Adding RFC5880 to the list of RFC numbers in Section IV.