Sign in
Version 5.3.0, 2014-04-12
Report a bug

3COM Statement on Patent Licensing

This IPR disclosure was submitted by e-mail.

Sections I, II, and IV of "The Patent Disclosure and Licensing Declaration Template for Legacy" have been completed for this IPR disclosure. Additional information may be available in the original submission.

The text of the original IPR disclosure is available further down, and also here:

Update this IPR disclosure. 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.

Submitted Date: March 17, 2000

I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: 3Com
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name: Mr. Richard Baker
Title: Director of IP Licensing
Department: 3Com Marlborough
Address1: 350 Campus Drive
Address2: Marlborough, MA 01752
Telephone: 508-323-1085
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
Designations for Other Contributions:Patent Licensing

The text of the original IPR declaration:

The following was received March 17, 2000
From: Mike Borella 

This is to affirm that 3Com Corporation, in accordance with long-
established practice, will offer patent licenses for submissions made by it
which are adopted or recommended as a standard by your organization as

If part(s) of a submission by 3Com is(are) included in a standard and
3Com has patents and/or pending application(s) that are essential to
implementation of such included part(s) in said standard, 3Com is prepared
to grant - on the basis of reciprocity (grantback) - a license on such
included part(s) on reasonable, non-discriminatory terms and conditions.

Steve Borsand
I.P. Licensing Group
3800 Golf Road
M/S RM.112
Rolling Meadows, IL  60008
tel - 847-262-3304
fax - 847-262-0231