IPR Details
Ericsson's Statement about IPR claimed in draft-bader-nsis-rmd-diffserv-qsm-00

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

Submitted: August 3, 2004 under the rules in RFC 3668

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 Ericsson

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Attila Báder
Holder contact email attila.bader@ericsson.com
Holder contact info

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

Internet-Draft: draft-bader-nsis-rmd-diffserv-qsm ("RMD-QSP: An NSIS QoS Signaling Policy model for Networks Using Resource Management in Diffserv (RMD)")

IV. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 3668

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B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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 one selected]
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

(No information submitted)

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

VII. Other Notes

Additional notes

In connection with draft-bader-nsis-rmd-diffserv-qsm-00.txt Internet
Draft I am sending the following IPR Statement:

IPR Statement about RMD

I hereby give the following IPR Disclosure in relation to the RMD
concept proposed by Ericsson and currently under discussion in IEFT

To the best of my knowledge there are no Ericsson patents or filed
patent applications on RMD protocol operation or basic principles.
To my knowledge there is only one Ericsson patent application family
that could possibly be relevant merely to particular implementation of
RMD. This patent family comprises US patent 6687655 and counterparts
in other countries.

To the best of my knowledge there is only one Ericsson owned invention
without any patent applications filed yet that could possibly be relevant
to particular implementation of RMD, but this invention is not relevant
to RMD protocol operation or basic principles.

I have been authorized by Ericsson to give the following Licensing
Declaration in relation to the RMD concept proposed by Ericsson and
discussed in IEFT WG NSIS:

In case a license to a patent in the patent family above or a patent
issued/granted on an application for patent on the invention above should
be necessary for implementing any Internet Standard, Ericsson is willing
to grant to anybody a license to such patent on fair, reasonable and
non-discriminatory conditions for the implementation of the standard,
subject to reciprocity.

Attila Bader

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