Re: [antitrust-policy] An Antitrust Policy for the IETF

Jorge Contreras <cntreras@gmail.com> Mon, 16 January 2012 13:42 UTC

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From: Jorge Contreras <cntreras@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2012 07:42:32 -0600
To: Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org>
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Subject: Re: [antitrust-policy] An Antitrust Policy for the IETF
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On Jan 16, 2012, at 1:57 AM, Rigo Wenning <rigo@w3.org> wrote:

> FYI: 
> 
> There was a lot of discussion on ex-ante declarations in the EU and the 
> Commission organized several workshops where the competition authorities were 
> present. See:
> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/sectors/ict/standards/extended/event_en.htm
> 
> Some participants even suggested to carry licensing conditions in the patent 
> registries. 

Yes, I was one of the invited participants at that workshop and made one of the presentations.  Many good suggestions were made, including the one you mention. 

Regards
Jorge