Verisign Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to draft-ietf-dane-smime-07
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.
I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
|Holder legal name||Verisign Inc.|
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
|Holder contact name||Paul Livesay|
|Holder contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Holder contact info||
VP and Counsel
III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure
IV. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
draft-ietf-dane-smime ("Using Secure DNS to Associate Certificates with Domain Names for S/MIME")
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)||
US Patent Application Publication No. 20140282847
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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):
- a) No License Required for Implementers
- b) Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers
- c) Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers with Possible Royalty/Fee
|Licensing||Licensing Declaration to be Provided Later (implies a willingness to commit to the provisions of a), b), or c) above)|
|Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information||
Due to the early state of both the patent application and the internet-draft, coverage of the claims versus existing text is difficult to ascertain, a licensing declaration to be provided later if required.
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 Ward|
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