Call for Exclusions: Compositing and Blending Level 1

Dear Advisory Committee representative,

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

- Compositing and Blending Level 1
   exclusion opportunity ending on 14 March 2015 23:59 UTC

This specification was produced by the following groups:
  - SVG Working Group
  - Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) 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.

This Recommendation Track document is being developed under the <date> 2014
W3C Process Document, which combines former Last Call and Candidate
Recommendation requirements under the single label "Candidate
Recommendation."  For more information, see:

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 14 March 2015
23:59 UTC to exclude patent claims reading on this Candidate
Recommendation. In this exclusion opportunity, exclusions are limited to
matter in the Candidate Recommendation that was not present or apparent in
this draft:

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 one of the following forms:
  SVG Working Group:
  Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group:

Summary information for these groups related to the W3C Patent Policy is
available at:
  SVG Working Group:
  Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group:

If you have any questions or need further information, please contact,
for the SVG Working Group:
  * Chris Lilley at
  * Doug Schepers at
for the Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group:
  * Chris Lilley at
  * Bert Bos at

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

Thank you,

For Tim Berners-Lee, W3C Director;
Coralie Mercier, W3C Communications


  Coralie Mercier  -  W3C Communications Team  - +336 4322 0001

Received on Wednesday, 14 January 2015 10:08:43 UTC