IPR Details
Nortel Networks Statement on IPR claimed in draft-ietf-ccamp-loose-path-reopt-00.txt

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

Submitted: January 28, 2005

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

Holder legal name
Nortel Networks

'II'. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Richard Weiss
Holder contact email
weissr@nortelnetworks.com
Holder contact info

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

Internet-Draft
draft-ietf-ccamp-loose-path-reopt ("Reoptimization of Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) Traffic Engineering (TE) Loosely Routed Label Switched Path (LSP)")

'IV'. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by Section 6 of RFC 3979

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

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

U.S. Patent No. 6,560,654

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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

Nortel Networks U.S. Patent No. 6,560,654 entitled "Apparatus and method of
maintaining timely topology data within a link state routing network" may
contain claims that may be necessary for practicing a resulting IETF
Standard based on this Internet Draft. In this regard, Nortel Networks will
make available licenses on fair, reasonable, reciprocal, and
non-discriminatory terms, including royalties and/or other payments, in the
event such patent contains necessary claims for the purposes of complying
with a resulting IETF Standard based on this Internet Draft.

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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