IPR Details
QUALCOMM Incorporated's Statement about IPR related to draft-roca-fecframe-rs-01

Submitted: September 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.


Updated by

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

Holder legal name QUALCOMM Incorporated

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

Holder contact name Thomas R. Rouse
Holder contact email trouse@qualcomm.com
Holder contact info

VP, QTL Patent Counsel
Qualcomm Technology Licensing
5775 Morehouse Drive
San Diego, CA 92121
T: 858-587-1121

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

Name Michael Luby
Email luby@qualcomm.com
Other info

VP, Technology
T: 408-533-9434

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

Internet-Draft: draft-roca-fecframe-rs ("Reed-Solomon Forward Error Correction (FEC) Schemes for FECFRAME")
Revisions: 01

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)


Date: 16 Sep 2005
Country: US

Notes: 11/229,009 claims priority to 60/708,865; 60/709,251; and 60/611,062.

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?: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 Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers with Possible Royalty/Fee
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.

VII. Contact Information of Submitter of this Form

Submitter name Michael Luby
Submitter email luby@qualcomm.com

VIII. Other Notes

Additional notes

Qualcomm Incorporated has acquired Digital Fountain and currently owns all IPR related to this declaration. This declaration is in reference to the statement made in IETF proceedings on March of 2009 by Mark Watson of Digital Fountain, which may be located at: http://www.ietf.org/proceedings/09mar/minutes/fecframe.txt

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