IPR Details
AT&T Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to draft-boulton-mediactrl-mrb-00

Submitted: November 6, 2007 under the rules in RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

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.


Updated by

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

Holder legal name AT&T Inc.

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Joseph Sommer
Holder contact email js1893@att.com
Holder contact info

Executive Director, Patent Licensing & Sales, Broadband
AT&T Intellectual Property
Room E137
180 Park Avenue, Florham Park, New Jersey 07932
T: 973 236 6300
F: 973 236 6452

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

Name Joseph Sommer
Email js1893@att.com
Other info

T: 973 236 6300

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

Internet-Draft: draft-boulton-mediactrl-mrb ("Media Resource Brokering")
Revisions: 00

V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

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. 11/321760 and U.S. 11/321734, with foreign counterparts filed
Date: December 29, 2005
Country: US

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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 See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

This is to advise the IETF that AT&T Corp. owns published applications for patents regarding the IETF Internet-Draft entitled "Media Resource Brokering” and having a ID file name of “draft-boulton-mediactrl-mrb-00”. The patent applications are U.S. 11/321760 and U.S. 11/321734, with foreign counterparts filed. To the extent that the technology discussed in this Internet Draft becomes an IETF Standard and to the extent claims which issue from these pending patent applications are required to implement the IETF Standard, AT&T agrees that it will, upon written request, offer non-exclusive licenses to implement the IETF Standard under such patent claims on a nondiscriminatory basis with fair and reasonable terms that may include royalties or fees. AT&T's willingness to grant such licenses is conditioned upon the prospective licensee granting a reciprocal license to AT&T under any patents that the prospective licensee may have to any technology required to implement that IETF Standard.

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 Joseph Sommer
Submitter email js1893@att.com

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