Patent Number: 8,718,093

Title: Method and apparatus for exchanging control of a transmission opportunity

Abstract: Methods and apparatus are disclosed. A method implemented in a wireless transmit/receive unit (WTRU) includes receiving a packet from a first other WTRU during a transmission opportunity (TxOP) associated with the first other WTRU and forwarding the packet to a second other WTRU during a remaining portion of the TxOP.

Inventors: Zuniga; Juan Carlos (Montreal, CA), Grandhi; Sudheer A. (Mamaroneck, NY), Rudolf; Marian (Montreal, CA), Levy; Joseph (Merrick, NY)

Assignee: InterDigital Technology Corporation

International Classification: H04J 3/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018