IPR Details
SnowShore Networks, Inc.'s statement about IPR claimed in draft-vandyke-mscml-06.txt

Submitted: June 1, 2005 under the rules in RFC 3979

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

Holder legal name
SnowShore Networks, Inc.

II. Patent Holder's Contact for License Application

Holder contact name
Eric Burger
Holder contact email
Holder contact info

Chief Technology Officer
Brooktrout Technology, Inc.
18 Keewaydin Dr.
Salem, NH 03079-2839
T: +1 603 890 7587
F: +1 603 457 5944

III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure

Eric Burger
Other info

Chief Technology Officer
Brooktrout Technology, Inc.
18 Keewaydin Dr.
Salem, NH 03079-2839
T: +1 603 890 7587
F: +1 603 457 5944

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

draft-vandyke-mscml ("Media Server Control Markup Language (MSCML) and Protocol")
Revisions: 06

V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by 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)

Date: July 9, 2001
Country: United States

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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

The letter sets forth the position of SnowShore Networks, Inc. ("SnowShore")
with regard to the following specifically identified standards activity of the

Media Server Control Markup Language and Protocol (MSCML)
("The Standard")

SnowShore may have one or more patent applications pending that have claims
that would be applicable to products conforming to the Standard upon issuance of
the patent(s).
In the event SnowShore obtains a patent having one or more claims applicable to
the Standard, SnowShore shall grant to other entities a royalty free,
non-exclusive license to manufacture, use and/or sell products that are covered
by claims of any such patent, provided that the license under such claim(s) is
necessary to practice the Standard.
The license to be granted by SnowShore (a) will not apply to any claim of any
SnowShore patent, whenever issued, that is not necessary to practice the
Standard, and (b) does not extend to any entity or a subsidiary of such entity,
that will not grant to SnowShore a reciprocal license to manufacture, use and/or
sell products conforming to the Standard upon the terms offered hereunder with
respect to patents owned by such entity or a subsidiary or organization
controlled by such entity.

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
Eric Burger
Submitter email

VIII. Other Notes

Additional notes

The licensing declaration is effectively a Royalty-Free, Reasonable and
Non-Discriminatory License, subject to the terms of the declaration.

Brooktrout, Inc. owns SnowShore Networks, Inc. However, SnowShore still exists
as a corporate entity and is the owner of the above mentioned intellectual

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