Adobe Systems Incorporated's Statement about IPR claimed in draft-zilles-pdf
The text of the original IPR disclosure is available in the disclosure history.
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||Adobe Systems|
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
|Holder contact name||Larry Masinter|
|Holder contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Holder contact info|
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
|Internet-Draft: draft-zilles-pdf ("The application/pdf Media Type")|
IV. 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 information, comments, notes, or URL for further information||
(No information submitted)
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.
V. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form
VI. Other Notes
(To meet RFC 3667 disclosure rules for draft-zilles-pdf):
The claims and grants of  as amended by  (with references
 Adobe Systems Incorporated, "PDF Reference, Fourth Edition",
 Adobe Systems Incorporated, "Errata for PDF Reference, Fourth
 Adobe Systems Incorporated, "Adobe Patent Clarification Notice".
The general idea of using an interchange format for electronic
Adobe will enforce its copyright. Adobe's intention is to maintain
* Prepare files whose content conforms to the Portable Document
* Write drivers and applications that produce output represented in
* Write software that accepts input in the form of the Portable
* Copy Adobe's copyrighted list of data structures and operators,
The conditions of such copyright permission are:
* Authors of software that accepts input in the form of the
* Anyone who uses the copyrighted list of data structures and
This limited right to use the copyrighted list of data structures
Acrobat, Acrobat Capture, Adobe Reader, ePaper, the "Get Adobe
Adobe has a number of patents covering technology that is disclosed
Accordingly, the following patents are licensed on a royalty-free,
U.S. Patent Numbers:
In addition, the following patent is licensed on a royalty-free,
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