Call for Exclusions (Update): SPARQL 1.1 Property Paths

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

- SPARQL 1.1 Property Paths
  exclusion opportunity ending on 25 June 2010 23:59 UTC

This specification was produced by the SPARQL Working Group.

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

Participants have until 25 June 2010 23:59 UTC to exclude claims reading
on this Recommendation track document; excluded claims are not subject  
the licensing requirements of the W3C Patent Policy for this document.  
more information about exclusions, please see

To make exclusions, please use the following form:

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

   SPARQL 1.1 Property Paths

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:

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact,
for the SPARQL Working Group:
* Ivan Herman at
* Sandro Hawke 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 Monday, 26 April 2010 13:09:37 UTC