IPR Details
Patent Recovery Corp (Glassey/McNeil)'s Statement about IPR related to draft-ietf-geopriv-deref-protocol-06 and (most all GeoPriv, DNSSec, and timestamping protocols will also infringe)

Submitted: July 12, 2012 under the rules in RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

Note: Updates to IPR disclosures must only be made by authorized representatives of the original submitters. Updates will automatically be forwarded to the current Patent Holder's Contact and to the Submitter of the original IPR disclosure.


Updated by

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

Holder legal name Patent Recovery Corp (Glassey/McNeil)

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Todd Glassey
Holder contact email tglassey@earthlink.net
Holder contact info

PO Box 1000
Los Gatos CA 95031
T: 999-999-9999

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

Name Todd Glassey
Email tglassey@earthlink.net
Other info

PO Box 1000
Los Gatos CA 95031
T: 999-999-9999

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

Internet-Draft: draft-ietf-geopriv-deref-protocol ("A Location Dereference Protocol Using HTTP-Enabled Location Delivery (HELD)")
Revisions: 06
Designations for Other Contributions
(most all GeoPriv, DNSSec, and timestamping protocols will also infringe)

V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

A. For granted patents or published pending patent applications, please provide the following information:

Patent, Serial, Publication, Registration, or Application/File number(s)

US6370629 and its foreign filings.
Date: 22-mar-2002
Country: US

Notes: We dont see any way to implement this protocol of use HELD over any secure transport which will not infringe on US6370629.

While the Patent appears to be assigned to a third party it was - to a company called Digital Delivery to manage it for me as my fiduciary agent.

Here is the assignment document:


DDI was purchased by Datum bringing the fiduciary responsibility with it. We are now in court with Symmetricom in Santa Cruz California (CASE # CV165643) and will have more updates soon.

Read the contracts yourself... They are available online.

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending No

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 Unwilling to Commit to the Provisions of a), b), or c) Above
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

(No information submitted)

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 Todd Glassey
Submitter email tglassey@earthlink.net

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