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(11)EP 2 278 785 B8

(12)CORRECTED EUROPEAN PATENT SPECIFICATION
Note: Bibliography reflects the latest situation

(15)Correction information:
Corrected version no 1 (W1 B1)

(48)Corrigendum issued on:
17.06.2020 Bulletin 2020/25

(45)Mention of the grant of the patent:
06.05.2020 Bulletin 2020/19

(21)Application number: 10182701.2

(22)Date of filing:  18.03.2005
(51)Int. Cl.: 
H04M 11/06  (2006.01)
H04L 25/02  (2006.01)
H04L 12/28  (2006.01)
H04B 3/46  (2015.01)
H04L 27/26  (2006.01)

(54)

High Speed Multiple Loop DSL System

Schnelles Mehrfach-Schleifen-DSL-System

Système de ligne d'abonné numérique multiboucle haut débit


(84)Designated Contracting States:
AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

(30)Priority: 25.03.2004 US 808771

(43)Date of publication of application:
26.01.2011 Bulletin 2011/04

(62)Application number of the earlier application in accordance with Art. 76 EPC:
05708773.6 / 1733550

(73)Proprietor: ASSIA SPE, LLC
Wilmington, DE 19801 (US)

(72)Inventor:
  • Cioffi, John
    Atherton, CA CA 94027 (US)

(74)Representative: Boult Wade Tennant LLP 
Salisbury Square House 8 Salisbury Square
London EC4Y 8AP
London EC4Y 8AP (GB)


(56)References cited: : 
EP-A- 1 009 154
US-A1- 2003 086 514
WO-A-03/105339
US-B1- 6 678 375
  
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