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Nortel Network's patent statement pertaining to Differentiated Services

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Submitted Date: December 29, 2000

'I'. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Nortel Networks
'II'. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name:Gib Ritenour
Email:gibr@nortelnetworks.com
Other Info:
(address,phone,etc)

Director
Technical Standards & Patent Strategy

'III'. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
Designations for Other Contributions:Differentiated Services
'IV'. 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:

Where there is a necessary dependence upon this intellectual property in
implementations of Differentiated Services technology, Nortel Networks
hereby agrees to license on fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory terms
to all parties, any patent claims it owns covering such technology, solely
to the extent this technology is essential to comply with this standard, but
on the condition that any such party grants to Nortel Networks and its
corporate affiliates a reciprocal license under that party's patents for
which there is also a necessary dependence.

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.
'V'. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form
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Email: