Yahoo Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to draft-margolis-smtp-sts
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I. Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
|Holder legal name||Yahoo Inc.|
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
|Holder contact name||Gil Yehuda|
|Holder contact email@example.com|
|Holder contact info|
III. Contact Information for the IETF Participant Whose Personal Belief Triggered this Disclosure
IV. IETF Document or Other Contribution to Which this IPR Disclosure Relates
|Internet-Draft: draft-margolis-smtp-sts ("SMTP Strict Transport Security")|
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)||
B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:
|Has patent pending||No|
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||Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers|
|Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information||
Yahoo! Inc. ("Yahoo") hereby grants to you a perpetual, worldwide, non-exclusive, no-charge, irrevocable (except as stated in this section) patent license to make, have made, use, offer to sell, sell, import, transfer, and otherwise run, modify and propagate implementations of the Specification, where such license applies only to those patent claims, both currently owned by Yahoo and acquired in the future, licensable by Yahoo that must necessarily be infringed because of what is specifically required by the normative portions of the Specification. This license is offered on the condition that you grant a reciprocal license under the same terms as this license to all parties for implementations of the Specification under those patent claims, both currently owned by you and acquired in the future, licensable by you that must necessarily be infringed because of what is specifically required by the normative portions of the Specification. If you or your agent or exclusive licensee institute or order or agree to the institution of patent litigation against any entity (including a cross-claim or counterclaim in a lawsuit) alleging that any implementation of the Specification constitutes direct or contributory patent infringement, or inducement of patent infringement, then any patent rights granted to you under this license shall terminate as of the date such litigation is filed.
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||Binu Ramakrishnan|
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