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ZTE Sued for AVC Patent Infringement DENVER -Wednesday, February 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC today announced that several patent owners in MPEG LA’s AVC Patent Portfolio License have filed patent enforcement actions in the Landgericht Düsseldorf, Germany against ZTE Deutschland GmbH (“ZTE”) for infringing patents essential to the AVC/H.264 (MPEG-4...

Huawei Sued for AVC Patent Infringement DENVER -Wednesday, February 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC today announced that several patent owners in MPEG LA’s AVC Patent Portfolio License have filed patent enforcement actions in the Landgericht Düsseldorf, Germany against Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH (“Huawei”) for infringing patents essential to the...

MPEG LA Initiative to Address CRISPR Licensing DENVER -Wednesday, December 7th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World licensing leader MPEG LA, LLC announced today an initiative to address the need for an efficient one-stop license alternative around CRISPR, a breakthrough technology that enables cellular DNA to be edited quickly and inexpensively. Some CRISPR patents are currently the...

MPEG LA Releases MPEG-DASH Patent Portfolio License DENVER -Friday, November 18th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC announced today the availability of the MPEG-DASH (“DASH”) Patent Portfolio License. The joint license includes patents that are essential to the MPEG Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP (DASH) standard, which enables high quality streaming of media content...

MPEG LA Expands DisplayPort License Coverage DENVER -Wednesday, August 10th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC has announced that coverage of its DisplayPort Patent Portfolio License was recently expanded to include VESA DisplayPort Alt Mode Standard, Version 1, September 22, 2014 and VESA DisplayPort Alt Mode Standard, Version 1.0a, August 10, 2015. As a result of this...

MPEG LA Expands HEVC License Coverage DENVER -Tuesday, April 26th 2016 [ar] [fr]

 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC has announced that the coverage of its HEVC Patent Portfolio License has been updated to conform with recent revisions to the HEVC standard as defined in Recommendation ITU-T H.265 v3 (4/2015). In addition to the coverage earlier provided to Licensees, the...

MPEG LA Expands DisplayPort License Coverage DENVER -Tuesday, April 26th 2016 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC has announced that coverage of its DisplayPort Patent Portfolio License was recently updated to include the latest DisplayPort standard specification, VESA DisplayPort Standard, Version 1.4, March 2016.   The DisplayPort Patent Portfolio License is offered...

MPEG LA Facilitating Development of Enhanced Voice Services Patent Pool License DENVER -Thursday, January 21st 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA announced today that in response to market demand, a number of companies responsible for developing the Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) codec for the 3GPP’s 4G LTE standard have been meeting, with MPEG LA’s assistance, to decide the terms of a worldwide license...