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Call for Exclusions: RDFa in XHTML: Syntax and Processing

From: Ian B. Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2008 11:53:38 -0600
To: public-xhtml2@w3.org, public-swd-wg@w3.org
Cc: member-cfe@w3.org
Message-Id: <1203616418.20394.21.camel@localhost>
Dear Advisory Committee representative,

This is a W3C Patent Policy Call for Exclusions for the following
Recommendation Track document:

- RDFa in XHTML: Syntax and Processing
  (http://www.w3.org/TR/rdfa-syntax),
  exclusion opportunity ending on 21 April 2008 23:59 UTC

This specification was produced by the following groups:
 - XHTML2 Working Group
 - Semantic Web Deployment Working Group

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

Participants made a Royalty-Free licensing commitment upon joining this
Working Group. With the publication of this document, per section 4.1 of
the Patent Policy [1], Participants have an opportunity until 21 April
2008 23:59 UTC to exclude patent claims reading on this Last Call draft.
At Last Call, exclusions are limited to matter in the Last Call draft
that was not present or apparent in this draft:
  http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/WD-rdfa-syntax-20071018


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 one of the following forms:

 XHTML2 Working Group: 
   http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/32107/exclude

 Semantic Web Deployment Working Group:
   http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/39408/exclude

Summary information for these groups related to the W3C Patent Policy is
available at:

 XHTML2 Working Group: 
   http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/32107/status

 Semantic Web Deployment Working Group: 
   http://www.w3.org/2004/01/pp-impl/39408/status

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact:

  For the XHTML2 Working Group:
   * Steven Pemberton at steven@w3.org

  For the Semantic Web Deployment Working Group:
   * Ralph Swick at swick@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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Ian Jacobs (ij@w3.org)   http://www.w3.org/People/Jacobs/
Tel:                     +1 718 260-9447

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