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IPR Details
Certicom Corporation's Statement about IPR related to draft-ietf-oauth-json-web-token-06

Submitted: February 19, 2013 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 Certicom Corporation

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name Jon Jurgovan
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

Patent Strategy
5000 Riverside Drive, Bldg 5, Suite 300
Irving, Texas 75039
T: +1-972-310-1197

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

Name Matthew Campagna
Other info

T: +1-905-507-4220

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

draft-ietf-oauth-json-web-token ("JSON Web Token (JWT)")

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)

US6704870, granted March 9, 2004;
US7215773, granted May 8, 2007.

Date: March 9, 2004; May 8, 2007
Country: US

Notes: Patent Holder is the owner of the Patents relating to the Standard.

If this Standard is adopted by IETF, Patent Holder will make a license available on fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory terms and conditions, subject to the right of reciprocity and defensive suspension with regard to the Patent Holder and its affiliates, to all persons desiring to implement such Standard for those claims of the patents, or any patent(s) issuing from the patent applications disclosed herein that would, in the absence of a license, be necessarily infringed by the use of a right (e.g. making, using, selling, etc.) with respect to a product or service implementing the Standard. For the purpose of this declaration, the term “necessarily infringed” means those claims that are technically necessary to implement and fully comply with the Standard herein.

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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 Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers with Possible Royalty/Fee
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 Matthew Campagna
Submitter email

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