Licensing firm One-Blue said Intellectual Discovery Co Ltd joined the One-Blue product licensing program as a licensor.
One-Blue administers a product license for patents essential to Ultra HD Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc products.
Thomas Gabriel, licensing counsel of One-Blue, said: “With the addition of Intellectual Discovery, One-Blue reinforces its purpose and market commitment to a level playing field and a streamlined patent licensing process.”
Dongsuk Bae, Head of IP Business Division, Intellectual Discovery, said: “Intellectual Discovery is very pleased to join One-Blue as a licensor.
“We are convinced that this important technology will be more widely adopted in various optical disc industry and its value will be increased through the One-Blue pool.”
One-Blue said Intellectual Discovery joins current program licensors ARRIS Enterprises LLC, Columbia Technology Ventures, Cyberlink Corporation, Dell Global B.V., Fujitsu Limited, HP Inc., Hitachi Consumer Electronics Co. Ltd., JVCKENWOOD Corporation, Koninklijke Philips N.V., LG Electronics Inc., Panasonic Corporation, Pioneer Corporation, Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Sharp Corporation, Sony Corporation, Taiyo Yuden Co. Ltd. and Yamaha Corporation.