IPR Details
Birdstep Technology's Statement About IPR Claimed in draft-ietf-mobileip-vpn-problem-solution

The text of the original IPR disclosure is available in the disclosure history.

Submitted: November 4, 2003 under the rules in RFC 2026

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

Holder legal name Birdstep Technology

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Frode B. Nilsen
Holder contact email frni@birdstep.com
Holder contact info

VP Development Wireless
Birdstep Technology ASA
T: +47 958 71 775

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

Internet-Draft: draft-ietf-mobileip-vpn-problem-solution ("Mobile IPv4 Traversal Across IPsec-based VPN Gateways")

IV. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 2026

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

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

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending Yes

V. 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 See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

Birdstep's objective is to seek intellectual property protection for its
mobile IP client implementation of such a design. If any standards arising
from this document are or become protected by one or more patents assigned
to Birdstep Technology, and if any claims of any issued Birdstep patents are
necessary for practicing such a standard, any party will be able to obtain a
license from Birdstep to use any such patent claims under reasonable,
non-discriminatory terms, with reciprocity, to implement and fully comply
with the standard.

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.

VI. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Submitter email

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