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PREMIER BD Lowers Blu-ray Player, Recorder and Drive Patent Royalties

The PREMIER BD Licensing Group announced it has reduced the patent royalty rates payable on Blu-ray Disc (BD) players, recorders and drives.

Updates to The Authoritative Blu-ray Disc (BD) FAQ

The latest updates, changes and additions to The Authoritative Blu-ray Disc (BD) FAQ:

PREMIER BD Lowers Blu-ray Encoder and Decoder Patent Royalties

The PREMIER BD Licensing Group announced that it has reduced the patent royalty rates payable on BD encoders and decoders.

PREMIER BD Seeks Unpaid Blu-ray Royalties from China Hualu Group

The Premier BD Patent Licensing Group announced that its authorized licensor, Toshiba, has filed a demand for arbitration to collect royalties allegedly due under a Premier BD patent license from China Hualu Group Co., Ltd.

Updates to The Authoritative Blu-ray Disc (BD) FAQ

The latest updates, changes and additions to The Authoritative Blu-ray Disc (BD) FAQ:

BD4C Licensing Group Becomes PREMIER BD

The BD4C Licensing Group announced that it has changed its name to PREMIER BD.

BD4C Rolls Out Blu-ray Patent Incentive for China

The BD4C Licensing Group announced a limited-time incentive plan for companies in China seeking to license its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent portfolio.

Columbia University Joins BD4C Blu-ray Patent Pool

The BD4C Licensing Group announced that Columbia University has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent pool.

Disney Joins BD4C Blu-ray Patent Pool

The BD4C Licensing Group announced that Disney has joined its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent pool.

BD4C Rolls Out Incentive Program for Blu-ray Patents

The BD4C Licensing Group announced a limited-time incentive plan for companies seeking to license its Blu-ray Disc (BD) patent portfolio.

Taiwanese Blu-ray Producers Seek Better Licensing Terms

DIGITIMES reports that 21 companies have banded together to form the Taiwan Blu-ray Disc (BD) Consortium, an association of manufacturers seeking to negotiate more favorable licensing terms and rates for the BD drives, discs and components they produce.

BD4C Licensing Group Announces Blu-ray Patent Program

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Thomson Licensing, Toshiba Corporation and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (BD4C Licensing Group) announced that they have commenced a worldwide joint licensing program beginning on March 1, 2010 for Blu-ray Disc (BD) and DVD patents essential for BD decoders, BD encoders, BD players, BD read-only discs, BD recordable discs, BD drives, BD/DVD hybrid [...]