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The NFC Forum would like to receive input, suggestions and other feedback ("Feedback") on the Specification.
(a) MEMBERS: Feedback by Members of the NFC Forum will be handled according to By-laws, Rules of Procedures and IPR Policy of the NFC Forum, Inc.
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1. If your Submission is included in whole or in part in any Specification, you and your employer agree to license all patent claims under any patents anywhere in the world owned by you or your employer that would necessarily be infringed by anyone implementing that Specification.
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