IPR Details
Microsoft's Patent Statement pertaining to draft-osborne-rvp

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

Submitted: June 23, 2000 under the rules in RFC 2026

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

Holder legal name
Microsoft Corporation

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Dawna Hoerle
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

One Microsoft Way, Bldg. 114/2306
Redmond, WA 98052

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

Internet-Draft
draft-osborne-rvp ("RVP: A Presence and Instant Messaging Protocol")

IV. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 2026

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

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

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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

If part(s) of this contribution is(are) included in an IETF standard
and Microsoft has patent(s) and/or pending application(s) that are
essential to implementation of such included part(s) in such
standard, Microsoft is prepared to grant a license to implement such
included part(s) on royalty-free, reasonable, and non-discriminatory
terms and conditions, provided a reciprocal license is granted to
Microsoft and other parties under any patents or pending
applications that the license applicant has to any technology
essential to implement that IETF standard.

This document and the information contained herein is provided on an
"AS IS" basis and the contributors and Microsoft Corporation
DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO ANY WARRANTY THAT THE USE OF THE INFORMATION HEREIN WILL
NOT INFRINGE ANY RIGHTS OR ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY
OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

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
Nick Tsilas
Submitter email

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