IPR Details
ZTE Corporation's Statement about IPR related to draft-jiang-l2vpn-etree-bgp-00

Submitted: May 8, 2012

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

Holder legal name
ZTE Corporation

'II'. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
IPR Manager
Holder contact email
licensing@zte.com.cn
Holder contact info

T: +86-755-26776610

'III'. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure

Name
IPR Manager
Email
licensing@zte.com.cn
Other info

T: +86-755-26776610

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

Internet-Draft
draft-jiang-l2vpn-etree-bgp ("E-Tree Support in VPLS with BGP Signaling")
Revisions: 00

'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)

unpublished pending patent application
Date: unpublished pending patent application
Country: China

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending
Yes

'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):

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

If any claim of any patent owned or controlled by ZTE or its Affiliates is essential on a technical ground to the standard adopted by IETF, ZTE on behalf of itself and its Affiliates hereby covenant not to assert any such claim against any party for making, using, selling, offering for sale or importing a product that implements the corresponding part of the standard. However, nothing herein shall preclude ZTE or any of its Affiliates from asserting the above mentioned patent claims against any party that asserts directly or indirectly a patent it owns or controls against ZTE and/or its Affiliates, or against any products of ZTE or its Affiliates either alone or in combination with other products.
FRAND royalty-bearing licenses will be available to anyone who prefers that option.

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

Submitter name
IPR Manager
Submitter email
licensing@zte.com.cn

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