No license, express or implied, by estoppel or otherwise, to any intellectual property right is granted by any of the companies listed herein for use of the preliminary specification.

Alliance participation terms and conditions, such as cost, Intellectual Property Rights etc., to be discussed with interested companies in the future.

The 100G CLR4 Alliance acknowledges the work of the IEEE standards efforts.

The 100G CLR4 Specifications are based on much of the work the IEEE standards body has developed for 40GBase-LR4 and 100GBase-LR4 industry standards.