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IP Disclaimers

Attention is drawn to the possibility that some of the elements of any material available for download from the specification pages on GlobalPlatform's website may be the subject of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) of third parties, some, but not all, of which are identified below. GlobalPlatform shall not be held responsible for identifying any or all such IPR, and has made no inquiry into the possible existence of any such IPR. GLOBALPLATFORM SPECIFICATIONS ARE OFFERED WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY WHATSOEVER, AND IN PARTICULAR, ANY WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT IS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. ANY IMPLEMENTATION OF ANY GLOBALPLATFORM SPECIFICATION SHALL BE MADE ENTIRELY AT THE IMPLEMENTER'S OWN RISK, AND NEITHER GLOBALPLATFORM, NOR ANY OF ITS MEMBERS OR SUBMITTERS, SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER TO ANY IMPLEMENTER OR THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ARISING FROM THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ANY GLOBALPLATFORM SPECIFICATION.

GlobalPlatform draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with this specification may involve the use of a patent or other intellectual property right (collectively, "IPR") with respect to Section 4.1, Figures 4-1 and 4-2, and Section 6. GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this IPR. The holder of this IPR has assured GlobalPlatform that it is willing to make a RAND- Royalty Commitment with respect to all Necessary Claims for the purpose of implementing the Specification.

Information may be obtained from:

Blackberry Limited
200 Bath Road
Slough, Berkshire SL1 3XE
www.blackberry.com


GlobalPlatform draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with this specification may involve the use of a patent or other intellectual property right (collectively, "IPR") concerning asynchronous loading with asymetric protocol SCP10 as described in annex F.1.1.2. GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this IPR.

Information may be obtained from:

GEMALTO
6 rue de la Verrerie
92 Meudon
France
Phone: +33 (0) 1 55 01 50 00
Fax: +33 (0) 1 55 01 52 70
www.gemalto.com


GlobalPlatform draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with this configuration may involve the use of one or more claims contained in International Patent Application Nos. PCT/HU2008/00014 (PROCEDURE FOR THE PREPARATION AND PERFORMING OF A POST ISSUANCE PROCESS ON A SECURE ELEMENT) and PCT/HU2011/000123 (METHOD AND INTERNET TERMINAL FOR REMOTELY PERFORMING OPERATIONS ON A SECURE ELEMENT CONNECTED TO A COMMUNICATION DEVICE). GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this claim.

Information may be obtained from:

SafePay Systems Ltd.
27/a Endrodi S. utca, H-1026
Budapest, Hungary


GlobalPlatform draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with this specification may involve the use of a patent or other intellectual property right (collectively, "IPR") concerning the algorithms specified in Table 6-9 and 6-10 in Section 6.10.1, and respectively relating to digital signatures on a smartcard and strengthened public key protocol, and may involve the use of one or more claims contained in U.S. Patent Nos. 6,704,870, 5,933,504, 6,563,928, 7,567,669, CA Patent No. 2,176,866, and EP Patent No. 0 743 774. GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this IPR. The holder of this IPR has assured GlobalPlatform that it is willing to make a RAND-Royalty Commitment with respect to all Necessary Claims for the purpose of implementing the Specification. Information may be obtained from:

Blackberry Limited c/o Certicom Corp.
4701 Tahoe Blvd, Bldg. A, 633
Mississauga, ON L4W 0B5
www.certicom.com
Phone: (905) 507-4220


GlobalPlatform, Inc. draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with GPD/STIP Specification v2.2 may involve the use of one or more claims contained in U.S. Patent No. 6,934,945 (METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING COMMUNICATIONS). GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this claim.

Information may be obtained from:

CardSoft, Inc.
One Waters Park Drive
Suite 104
San Mateo, CA 94403
Phone: (650) 357-7222
Fax: (650) 357-7233
Email: info@cardsoft.com


GlobalPlatform, Inc. draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with the requirements in section 2.1 may involve the use of Claims 21, 23, 24, 25 and 26 from their patent (US 7,047,405). GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this claim. The holder of this IPR has assured GlobalPlatform that it is willing to make a RAND-Royalty Commitment with respect to all Necessary Claims for the purpose of implementing the Specification. Information may be obtained from:

QUALCOMM Incorporated
5775 Morehouse Drive, N560N
San Diego, CA 92121
www.qualcomm.com
Phone: (858) 845-3313


GlobalPlatform, Inc. draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with requirements 1.3, 5.1, 6.3 and 6.4 of this specification may involve the use of one or more claims contained in U.S. Patent Nos. 6,575,360, 7,162,631, 7,316,030, 7,225,465, and EP No. 1,384,369, and their respective patent families. GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this claim.

Information may be obtained from:

Activldentity, Inc.
6623 Oumbarton Circle
Fremont, CA 94555 USA
www.actividentity.com
Phone: 510.574.0100
Fax: 510.574.0101


GlobalPlatform draws attention to the fact that it is claimed that compliance with this specification may involve the use of a patent or other intellectual property right (collectively, "IPR") concerning the method and technology for remote administration of wireless devices and/or system and method of downloading restricted applications to wireless devices, as described in Sections 1.5.2.1, 1.7.2, 2.1.1, 2.1.1.3, 2.1.1.4, 2.1.1.5, 2.1.x, and 2.2.3.1 and Figure 2.2. GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this IPR. The holder of this IPR has assured GlobalPlatform that it is willing to make a RAND- Royalty Commitment with respect to all Necessary Claims for the purpose of implementing the Specification.

Information may be obtained from:

QUALCOMM Incorporated
5775 Morehouse Drive, N560N
San Diego, CA 92121
www.qualcomm.com
Phone: (858) 845-3313


GlobalPlatform, Inc. draws attention to the fact that a GlobalPlatform Member believes that compliance with this specification may involve the use of one or more claims contained in U.S. Patent No. 7,302,585 (System for providing a trustworthy user interface), which is held by Hewlett-Packard Company. Hewlett-Packard Company has made no claim, and GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this claim.

Information may be obtained from:

HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY
Attn: Valerie Bakes
Intellectual Property Administration
P.O. Box 272400
Fort Collins, Colorado 80527-2400


GlobalPlatform, Inc. draws attention to the fact that a GlobalPlatform Member believes that compliance with this configuration, and specifically Sections 3 and 4.3, may involve the use of one or more claims contained in the EP 1029421 family (including US 6976171) which is held by Raidax Technology. Raidax Technology has made no claim, and GlobalPlatform takes no position concerning the evidence, validity and scope of this claim.

Information may be obtained from:

RAIDAX TECHNOLOGY LTD
Herrengasse 16
6460 Altdorf UR


Availability of GlobalPlatform Technical Documentation:

Most of GlobalPlatform's technical documents are available for free download to all parties. A limited number of documents, however, are only available free of charge to  GlobalPlatform members, by logging into the GlobalPlatform member website. Non-members are able to purchase these documents via the Globalplatform secretariat. Certain components of the compliance program are subject to a licensing fee for both members and non-members.