QUALCOMM Incorporated's Statement about IPR related to RFC 5053
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IPR Disclosure ID #1744, "QUALCOMM Incorporated's Statement about IPR related to RFC 5053"
I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
- Holder legal name
- QUALCOMM Incorporated
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
- Holder contact name
- Thomas R. Rouse
- Holder contact email
- Holder contact info
VP, QTL Patent Counsel
Qualcomm Technology Licensing
5775 Morehouse Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure
- Michael Luby
- Other info
IV. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
RFC5053 ("Raptor Forward Error Correction Scheme for Object Delivery")
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)
US7,139,960; US7,451,377; US20090158114; EP1665539
Date: 11/21/06; 11/11/08; 6/18/09; 6/7/06
Notes: 7,139,960 claims priority to 60/509,355 and has foreign counterparts in CN, EP, HK, IN, JP, KR.
7,451,377 is a continuation of 7,139,960 and claims priority to 60/509,355.
20090158114 is a continuation of 7,139,960 and claims priority to 60/509,355.
EP1665539 claims priority to 60/509,355.
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:
- Has patent pending
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):
- See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
- Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information
If the technology in RFC5053 "Raptor Forward Error Correction Scheme for Object Delivery" is included in a standards track or experimental document adopted by the IETF, and any claim of any patent issued from the above mentioned patents, patent applications or corresponding patents and patent applications is required for the implementation of any device that (a) fully implements such adopted standards track or experimental document; and (b) implements a wireless wide-area standard (for example, a UMTS-compatible handset or Infrastructure equipment), Qualcomm will offer licenses to such claim as part of its established licensing terms and conditions for such products, without charging any additional incremental royalty rate above Qualcomm's standard royalty rate for use of its patents in such products implementing such wireless wide-area standard.
If the technology in RFC5053 "Raptor Forward Error Correction Scheme for Object Delivery" is included in a standards track or experimental document adopted by the IETF, and any claim of any patent issued from the above mentioned patents, patent applications or corresponding patents and patent applications is required for the implementation of any device that (a) fully implements such adopted standards track or experimental document; and (b) does not implement any wireless wide-area standard, Qualcomm will not assert any such claim against any party for making, using, selling, importing or offering for sale such product but solely with respect to the implementation of such adopted standards track or experimental document, provided, however that Qualcomm retains the right to assert its patent(s) issued on the above mentioned application or corresponding patent applications (including the right to claim past royalties) against any party that asserts a patent it owns or controls (either directly or indirectly) against any products of Qualcomm or any products of any of Qualcomm's Affiliates either alone or in combination with other products; and Qualcomm retains the right to assert its patents or application(s) against any product or portion thereof that does not fully implement the IETF standards track or experimental document.
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
- Thomas R. Rouse
- Submitter email
VIII. Other Notes
- Additional notes
Qualcomm Incorporated has acquired Digital Fountain and all owned IPR.
This declaration updates the previous declaration dated April 5, 2012 which superseded the prior declaration dated March 8, 2011, which superseded the prior declaration dated March 18, 2010, which superseded the prior declaration dated September 8, 2009, which superseded the prior declaration made by Digital Fountain on June 29, 2006 (https://datatracker.ietf.org/ipr/734/), which updated their declaration of March 16, 2006 (https://datatracker.ietf.org/ipr/702/).
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