Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy's Statement about IPR related to draft-hj-bier-mldp-signaling
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I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
|Holder legal name||Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy|
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
|Holder contact name||Kalle Moilanen|
|Holder contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Holder contact info|
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
|Internet-Draft: draft-hj-bier-mldp-signaling ("M-LDP Signaling Through BIER Core")|
IV. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 8179
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B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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||
This is to advise the IETF, in accordance with the IETF RFCs 3979 and 4879 that Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy believes that patent application "SUPPORTING MULTICAST OVER A NETWORK DOMAIN” (US16/024084) (the “Disclosed Patent(s)”), may be necessarily infringed by implementing the following IETF contribution “draft-hj-bier-mldp-signaling-00, ” M-LDP Signaling Through BIER Core” (the “Contribution”).
To the extent that the Contribution is incorporated in an IETF RFC, Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy informs IETF that Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy and its Affiliates are prepared to grant a license on fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory (“FRAND”) terms and conditions, subject to reciprocity from those seeking a licence, to implement such IETF RFC for those claims of the Disclosed Patent(s) only that would, in the absence of a license, be necessarily infringed by the making (or having made), using, selling, importing, or otherwise disposing of a technology implementing such IETF RFC. In this context, “necessarily infringed” means that infringement of such claims is technically necessary to implement such IETF RFC.
“Affiliate” of Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy means any legal entity that directly or indirectly controls, is controlled by or is under common control with Nokia Solutions and Networks Oy. Control in this context, exists where one entity owns more than fifty percent (50%) of the voting stock or equity in another entity, or regardless of stock or equity ownership, is otherwise able to direct its affairs or to appoint a majority of the members of the board of directors or an equivalent body to determine the course of action of the entity by virtue of its voting or other rights. Such entities shall only be deemed to be Affiliates, hereunder for as long as such control exists.
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||Kalle Moilanen|
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