IPR Details
Update to Nortel Networks Statement of IPR related to draft-ietf-ccamp-gmpls-ethernet-pbb-te

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

Submitted: April 29, 2009 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.



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

Holder legal name
Nortel Networks

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Michelle Lee
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

IP Counsel

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

draft-ietf-ccamp-gmpls-ethernet-pbb-te ("Generalized Multiprotocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Control of Ethernet Provider Backbone Traffic Engineering (PBB-TE)")

IV. 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)

US patent application publication no. 2007086455
WO patent application publication no. 2007041860,

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending

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):

See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

Further to Nortel's statement in ID#654, Nortel Networks continues to
declare that in the event the technology in the document is included in
a standard adopted by IETF and this patent application of Nortel issues
which contains claims necessary for practicing the resulting IETF
Standard based on this Internet Draft, Nortel Networks will make
available licenses under fair, reasonable, reciprocal, and
non-discriminatory terms under such necessary claims it owns to fully
comply with such 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.

VI. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name
Michelle Lee
Submitter email

VII. Other Notes

Additional notes

For information, Nortel Networks Limited is the owner of additional IPR
in regard to each of the IEEE 802.1Qay, 802.1ag and 802.1ah standard
amendments referenced in the above Internet Draft.

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