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From "Noel J. Bergman" <n...@devtech.com>
Subject RE: Yahoo! DomainKeys Patent License
Date Sat, 06 Jan 2007 00:16:15 GMT
William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> Wait - am I completely blind or is
>
>  3.1 Licensee hereby grants Yahoo! and its subsidiaries a license
>      under all patent claims owned or licensable by Licensee without
>      requirement of paying additional consideration to make, use,
>      sell, offer for sale, import and/or license any
>      Implementations.
>
> not a reciprocal grant of related patent licenses, but in fact a blanket
> grant of an entire portfolio?

Cliff did a doubletake on that, at first, too.  But look again.  It is a reciprocal license
of all patent claims to make, use, sell, offer for sale, import and/or license any Implementations,
where Implementations is a defined term refering to DKIM.

	--- Noel



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