External Contributions

A W3C Working Group frequently finds itself in the position of receiving reviews and input from other parties who are not participants in the Working Group, including:

  • Another W3C Working Group;
  • A meeting guest, including an observer during the Technical Plenary Week;
  • The general public on a mailing list.

Read the patent policy FAQ for information about managing these contributions, licensing commitments from non-Members, and RF licensing requirements.