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Subject: RE: [regrep-semantic] SCM 2 month conference call Hiatus

Farrukh et al,
Please send your comments related to the proposed draft IPR policy to
ipr-member-review@lists.oasis-open.org.  That is how your concerns will
be heard.  They are not monitoring our list.


-----Original Message-----
From: Farrukh Najmi [mailto:Farrukh.Najmi@Sun.COM] 
Sent: Friday, August 06, 2004 1:56 PM
To: regrep-semantic@lists.oasis-open.org
Cc: regrep@lists.oasis-open.org
Subject: Re: [regrep-semantic] SCM 2 month conference call Hiatus

Carl Mattocks wrote:

>Gentle SCM Folks :
>Farrukh & I are in agreement that the success of this sub-committees 
>work is highly dependent on two factors which have an uncertain short 
>term future :
>The ebXMLRegistry RIM - which is now in an alpha stage of its third 
To add to Carls statement above...

We are currently focused on getting ebXML Registry 3.0 specifications 
finalized and submitted to OASIS.
This requires a great deal of effort which makes it hard to concentrate 
on SCM SC in the interim period.
Since ebXML Registry 3.0 will be a foundation to build SCM SC work on we

feel it makes sense to focus
on it until it is submitted to OASIS. Thanks.

>The ability of Individual Members to continue making contributions - 
>which are subject to the major changes in requirements for Individual 
>Members included in the recent proposed IPR Policy. e.g. Individual 
>Membership would no longer be available to anyone whose IP is owned by 
>his or her employer (as required by most employment agreements). 
Above OASIS policy change concerns me as so many solid contributors to 
are individual members. Is there not a way to allow individual 
membership to continue
provisional upon the Individual Member providing some sort of waiver 
from his employer
regarding IP contributions? Surely something could be worked out here?

>We therefore propose to take a 2 month haitus from Conference Calls and

>limit conversations to the list server. This will allow us to maintain 
>a documented trail of all discussions should we need to reference them 
>for IP purposes.
>your earnest comments please ?
>Thanking you for your support thus far
>Carl & Farrukh
>co-Chair OASIS (ISO/TS 15000) ebXMLRegistry Semantic Content SC


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