Sun Microsystem's Statement about IPR claimed in draft-perlman-rbridge
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August 6, 2004 under the rules in RFC 3668
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Patent Holder/Applicant ("Patent Holder")
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||Sun Microsystems, Inc.
II. Patent Holder's Contact for Licence Application
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Sun Microsystems Laboratories
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draft-perlman-rbridge ("RBridges: Transparent Routing")
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This is to advise the IETF that Sun Microsystems, Inc. (SUN) is
willing to grant royalty-free(RF) licenses under our patents
containing Essential Claims (claims that would necessarily be
infringed by implementations of required portions) of the RBridge
standard being developed in the IETF, conditioned on a grant of a
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