You better check with the local IBM office where you live . But most probably you are licensed for Lotus Notes sametime products and the other LN versions like LN8.5.
While I agree you should clarify with IBM, it is my understanding that the entitlement (what you get for free) is Sametime Entry, and only chat from within a Lotus Notes client. The separate SameTime Connect client requires a license to be purchased. You should verify whether or not the paid for Connect client can be used with the Sametime Entry server under entitlement. I would imagine that is OK as you get no benefit other than Chat capability.
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