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Cisco's Statement about IPR claimed in draft-ietf-tsvwg-rsvp-bw-reduction-00.txt

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:
http://www.ietf.org/ietf-ftp/IPR/cisco-ipr-draft-ietf-tswg-rsvp-bw.txt.

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: July 21, 2005

I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
Legal Name: Cisco
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
Name: Dan Lang
Title: Senior IP Counsel
Department:
Address1:
Address2:
Telephone:
Fax:
Email: dlang@cisco.com
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates:
Internet-Draft:"A Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP) Extension for the Reduction of Bandwidth of a Reservation Flow"
(draft-ietf-tsvwg-rsvp-bw-reduction-00)

The text of the original IPR declaration:

Title: Cisco's Statement about IPR claimed in draft-ietf-tsvwg-rsvp-bw-reduction-00.txt
Date: 21 July 2005 
From:  Dan Lang 

Cisco is the owner of one or more pending unpublished patent applications relating to the subject matter of "A 
Resource Reservation Extension for the Reduction of Bandwidth of a Reservation Flow" .

If technology in this document is included in a standard adopted by IETF and any claims of any Cisco patents 
are necessary for practicing the standard, any party will have the right to use any such patent claims under 
reasonable, non-discriminatory terms, with reciprocity, to implement and fully comply with the standard.

The reasonable non-discriminatory terms are:

If this standard is adopted, Cisco will not assert any patents owned or controlled by Cisco against any party for 
making, using, selling, importing or offering for sale a product that implements the standard, provided, however 
that Cisco retains the right to assert its patents (including the right to claim past royalties) against any party that 
asserts a patent it owns or controls (either directly or indirectly) against Cisco or any of Cisco's affiliates or 
successors in title; and Cisco retains the right to assert its patents against any product or portion thereof that is 
not necessary for compliance with the standard.

Royalty-bearing licenses will be available to anyone who prefers that option.

For information contact:

Dan Lang
Senior IP Counsel
Cisco Systems
408-526-6672
dlang@cisco.com