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Call for Exclusions (Update): WOFF File Format 1.0

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 26 Oct 2010 13:58:47 -0500
Message-Id: <C3948A03-3C01-4ADC-B5BD-E1BE485BCA80@w3.org>
To: public-webfonts-wg@w3.org
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Dear Advisory Committee representative,

This is an update regarding the W3C Patent Policy exclusion  
opportunity for the following Recommendation Track document:

- WOFF File Format 1.0
  (http://www.w3.org/TR/WOFF),
  exclusion opportunity ending on 24 December 2010 23:59 UTC


This specification was produced by the WebFonts Working Group.

If you do not wish to exclude patent claims during this exclusion  
opportunity, no further action is required.

Participants have until 24 December 2010 23:59 UTC to exclude claims  
reading on this Recommendation track document; excluded claims are not  
subject to the licensing requirements of the W3C Patent Policy for  
this document. For more information about exclusions, please see
  http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/#sec-Exclusion

To make exclusions, please use the following form:
http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/44556/exclude


Per section 4.1 of the Patent Policy [1], the draft identified by the  
following URI establishes the reference material for the purposes of  
this exclusion opportunity:

   WOFF File Format 1.0
   http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/WD-WOFF-20100727


All Participants currently in the Working Group have made Royalty-Free  
licensing commitments for this document. Participants wishing to  
resign from this group should review licensing obligations and  
exclusion opportunities described in section 4.2 of the Patent Policy  
[2].

Summary information for this group related to the W3C Patent Policy is  
available at:
http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/44556/status

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact,  
for the WebFonts Working Group:
* Chris Lilley at chris@w3.org

For more information on the W3C Patent Policy and patent claim
exclusions, see:
  http://www.w3.org/2003/12/22-pp-faq

Thank you,

For Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director;
Ian Jacobs, Head of W3C Communications

[1]
http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/#sec-exclusion-with
[2]
http://www.w3.org/Consortium/Patent-Policy-20040205/#sec-exclusion-resign
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