Call for Exclusions: Accessible Rich Internet Applications (WAI-ARIA) 1.3

Dear Advisory Committee Representatives, Team Contact, 

This is a W3C Patent Policy Call for Exclusions for the following Recommendation Track document upon publication of its First Public Working Draft:

  Accessible Rich Internet Applications (WAI-ARIA) 1.3
  exclusion opportunity ending on 2024-06-21
  This specification was produced by:
      - the Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group
If you do not wish to exclude patent claims during this exclusion opportunity, no further action is required. Member participants who think their organization may have patent claims to exclude should contact their Advisory Committee Representative.

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 2024-06-21 to exclude patent 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

To make exclusions, please use the following form

The Patent Policy anticipates that the documents will evolve during the 90 days following the first publication.  Per section 4.1 of the Patent Policy [1], whatever draft is available on 2024-04-22 establishes the reference material for the purposes of this exclusion opportunity. Just after 2024-04-22 we will send a reminder of this exclusion opportunity.

Per section 4.2 of the Patent Policy [2], a Participant may resign from the Working Group before 2024-04-22 and be excused from all licensing commitments arising out of Working Group participation.

To resign from the Working Group before 2024-04-22, please use the following form:

Summary information for this group related to the W3C Patent Policy is available at:

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact,
for the Accessible Rich Internet Applications Working Group:
    Daniel Montalvo <>
Thank you,

Philippe le Hégaret, W3C Strategy and Project Lead;
Xueyuan Jia, W3C Marketing & Communications


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Received on Tuesday, 23 January 2024 23:59:28 UTC