[rfc-dist] RFC 5377 on Advice to the Trustees of the IETF Trust on Rights to Be Granted in IETF Documents
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Title: Advice to the Trustees of
the IETF Trust on Rights to
Be Granted in IETF Documents
Author: J. Halpern, Ed.
Date: November 2008
Mailbox: jmh at joelhalpern.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-ipr-outbound-rights-07.txt
Contributors grant intellectual property rights to the IETF. The
IETF Trust holds and manages those rights on behalf of the IETF. The
Trustees of the IETF Trust are responsible for that management. This
management includes granting the licenses to copy, implement, and
otherwise use IETF Contributions, among them Internet-Drafts and
RFCs. The Trustees of the IETF Trust accepts direction from the IETF
regarding the rights to be granted. This document describes the
desires of the IETF regarding outbound rights to be granted in IETF
Contributions. This memo provides information for the Internet community.
This document is a product of the Intellectual Property Rights Working Group of the IETF.
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It does not specify an Internet standard of any kind. Distribution of
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