IPR Details
IBM's statement about IPR claimed in Atom Publishing Format and Protocol (atompub)

Submitted: February 15, 2007

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

Holder legal name
IBM

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

Holder contact name
Dr. W. Charlton Adams, Jr.
Holder contact email
wcadams@us.ibm.com
Holder contact info

Program Director Standards and Open Source
Technology and Intellectual Property
North Castle Drive
Armonk, NY, 10504
T: 914-765-4382
F: 914-765-4420

'III'. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure

Name
James Snell
Email
jasnell@us.ibm.com
Other info

IBM CHQ, Enterprise On Demand
T: 1-877-511-5082
F: 1-877-511-5082

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

Designations for Other Contributions
Atom Publishing Format and Protocol (atompub)

'V'. 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)

None currently identified
Date: NA
Country: NA

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending
No

'VI'. 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
Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

This licensing declaration is limited solely to standards-track IETF documents

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.

'VII'. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Submitter email

'VIII'. Other Notes

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