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Procedures for Rights Handling in the RFC Independent Submission Stream (RFC5744)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000191151D
Original Publication Date: 2009-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2009-Dec-18
Document File: 12 page(s) / 14K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

R. Braden: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document specifies the procedures by which authors of RFC Independent Submission documents grant the community "incoming" rights for copying and using the text. It also specifies the "outgoing" rights the community grants to readers and users of those documents, and it requests that the IETF Trust manage the outgoing rights to effect this result.

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Network Working Group                                          R. Braden Request for Comments: 5744                                           ISI Updates: 4846                                                 J. Halpern Category: Informational                                         Ericsson                                                            December 2009

                    Procedures for Rights Handling in                  the RFC Independent Submission Stream

Abstract

   This document specifies the procedures by which authors of RFC    Independent Submission documents grant the community "incoming"    rights for copying and using the text.  It also specifies the    "outgoing" rights the community grants to readers and users of those    documents, and it requests that the IETF Trust manage the outgoing    rights to effect this result.

Status of This Memo

   This memo provides information for the Internet community.  It does    not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Distribution of this    memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (c) 2009 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the BSD License.

 Braden & Halpern             Informational                      [Page 1]
 RFC 5744           Rights for Independent Submissions      December 2009

 Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2    2.  Background  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2    3.  Goals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3    4.  Rules for Submission and Use of Material  . . . . . . . . . . . 4    5.  Procedures Requested of the IETF Trust  . . . . . . . . . . . . 4    6.  Patent and Trademark Rules for the Independent Submission        Stream  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5    7.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5    8.  References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....