IPR Details
VeriSign, Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to Adaptive DNS Discovery (ADD) working group (https://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/add/about/)

Submitted: August 5, 2020 under the rules in RFC 8179

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.

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

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VeriSign, Inc. Holder legal name VeriSign, Inc.

II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application

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VeriSign, Inc., Law Department Holder contact name VeriSign, Inc., Law Department
shollenbeck@verisign.com Holder contact email Licensing@verisign.com

VeriSign, Inc.
Law Department
12061 Bluemont Way
Reston VA 20190
+1-703-948-3200

Holder contact info

VeriSign, Inc.
Law Department
12061 Bluemont Way
Reston VA 20190
+1-703-948-3200

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

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Scott Hollenbeck Name Scott Hollenbeck
shollenbeck@verisign.com Email shollenbeck@verisign.com

Other info

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

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Designations for Other Contributions Adaptive DNS Discovery (ADD) working group (https://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/add/about/)
Designations for Other Contributions
Adaptive DNS Discovery (ADD) working group (https://datatracker.ietf.org/wg/add/about/)

V. Disclosure of Patent Information i.e., patents or patent applications required to be disclosed by RFC 8179

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

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Number: US10110614, US16/143232, US16/938345
Inventor: Burton S. KALISKI, Eric OSTERWEIL
Title: STRENGTHENING INTEGRITY ASSURANCES FOR DNS DATA
Date: 2016-07-28

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

Number: US10110614, US16/143232, US16/938345
Inventor: Burton S. KALISKI, Eric OSTERWEIL
Title: STRENGTHENING INTEGRITY ASSURANCES FOR DNS DATA
Date: 2016-07-28
Notes: US16/938345 is an unpublished pending patent application.

B. Does this disclosure relate to an unpublished pending patent application?:

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No 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):

Possible licensing choices a), b), and c) when Licensing Declaration to be Provided Later:
  • a) No License Required for Implementers
  • b) Royalty-Free, Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers
  • c) Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory License to All Implementers with Possible Royalty/Fee
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Licensing Declaration to be Provided Later (implies a willingness to commit to the provisions of a), b), or c) above) Licensing Licensing Declaration to be Provided Later (implies a willingness to commit to the provisions of a), b), or c) above)

Verisign hereby declares the listed IPR that may Cover an Implementing Technology arising out of the Adaptive DNS Discovery working group, with a Licensing Declaration and terms to be provided later if the listed IPR would necessarily be infringed by the Implementing Technology ("Necessary Patent Claims"), which implies a willingness to commit to the provisions of a) under a royalty-free and otherwise reasonable and non-discriminatory license (e.g., with terms to include attribution and/or a covenant not to sue with or without defensive suspension as described in Section 7 of BCP 79), or b) under a license that contains reasonable and non-discriminatory terms and conditions (e.g., with terms to include attribution and/or a covenant not to sue with or without defensive suspension as described in Section 7 of BCP 79), including a reasonable royalty or other payment, or c) without the need to obtain a license from Verisign (e.g., a covenant not to sue with or without defensive suspension as described in Section 7 of BCP 79).

Licensing information, comments, notes, or URL for further information

Verisign hereby declares the listed IPR that may Cover an Implementing Technology arising out of the Adaptive DNS Discovery working group, with a Licensing Declaration and terms to be provided later if the listed IPR would necessarily be infringed by the Implementing Technology ("Necessary Patent Claims"), which implies a willingness to commit to the provisions of a) under a royalty-free and otherwise reasonable and non-discriminatory license (e.g., with terms to include attribution and/or a covenant not to sue with or without defensive suspension as described in Section 7 of BCP 79), or b) under a license that contains reasonable and non-discriminatory terms and conditions (e.g., with terms to include attribution and/or a covenant not to sue with or without defensive suspension as described in Section 7 of BCP 79), including a reasonable royalty or other payment, or c) without the need to obtain a license from Verisign (e.g., a covenant not to sue with or without defensive suspension as described in Section 7 of BCP 79).

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

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VeriSign, Inc., Law Department Submitter name VeriSign, Inc., Law Department
shollenbeck@verisign.com Submitter email shollenbeck@verisign.com

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