IPR Details
Skype LTD's Statement about IPR related to draft-vos-silk-00

Submitted: July 8, 2009 under the rules in RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

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 Skype LTD

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Jin Kim
Holder contact email jinkim@skype.net
Holder contact info

T: +1 650.830.0532

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

Name Jason Fischl
Email jason.fischl@skype.net
Other info

T: +1-408-786-5919

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

Internet-Draft: draft-vos-silk ("SILK Speech Codec")
Revisions: 00

V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 3979 as updated by RFC 4879

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

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

12/006057, PCT/IB2007/004498

Date: 28/12/2007, 20/12/2007
Country: US, WO


B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

Has patent pending Yes

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):

Licensing See Text Below for Licensing Declaration
Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

Skype is currently contemplating the licensing terms. It is the intention that there will be a royalty free license option available to companies implementing the 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.

VII. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name Jason Fischl
Submitter email jason.fischl@skype.net

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