Nortel Networks Statement on patents pertaining to MPLS about IPR claimed in RFC 3209
The text of the original IPR disclosure is available in the disclosure history.
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IPR Disclosure ID #255, "Nortel Network's patent statement pertaining to MPLS"
I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
- Holder legal name
- Nortel Networks Limited
II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application
- Holder contact name
- Richard Weiss
- Holder contact email
- Holder contact info
III. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
RFC3209 ("RSVP-TE: Extensions to RSVP for LSP Tunnels")
IV. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by Section 6 of RFC 8179
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. Patent No. 5,848,055
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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
Nortel Networks U.S. Patent No. 5,848,055 entitled "Bandwidth correlation
means for paths in connection-oriented packet switching networks", may
contain claims that are believed may be necessary for practicing the
resulting IETF Standard. In this regard, Nortel Networks will make available
licenses on fair, reasonable, reciprocal, and non-discriminatory terms,
including royalties and/or other payments, to such necessary claims it owns
for the purposes of complying with such resulting 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
- Submitter email
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