Call for Exclusions: SPARQL Protocol for RDF

Dear Advisory Committee representative,

This is a Call for Exclusions for the following Recommendation Track
- SPARQL Query Language for RDF (,
exclusion opportunity ending on 26 September 2005

This specification was produced by the RDF Data Access Working Group
Please use the following form to make exclusions.

Note: this is the 2nd for exclusions for this specification. Per
section 4.1 of the W3C Patent Policy [a], exclusions during this exclusion
opportunity are limited to subject matter not present or apparent in the
drafts available during the previous exclusion opportunity:


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

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact,
for the RDF Data Access Working Group:
 * Eric Prud'hommeaux at

For more information on the W3C Patent Policy and patent claim
exclusions, see:

Thank you,

For Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director;
Ian Jacobs, Head of W3C Communications
Ian Jacobs (
Tel:                     +1 718 260-9447

Received on Thursday, 28 July 2005 17:15:44 UTC