Top Media Joins the One-Blue Licensing Program for Blu-ray Disc™
/PRNewswire/ -- One-Blue , LLC, today announced that Top Media Inc. has joined the One-Blue Blu-ray Disc™ (BD) product licensing program as a licensee, having signed a BD ROM Disc License Agreement. Top Media, a disc replicator based in City of Industry, Calif., will have access to important patents essential to the Blu-ray Disc™ standard from leading licensors, including Cyberlink, Dell, Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard, Hitachi, JVC Kenwood, LG Electronics, Panasonic, Pioneer, Philips, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, Taiyo Yuden and Yamaha.
"The addition of Top Media further expands the roster of Blu-ray Disc™ replicators that have signed on to the One-Blue licensing program," said William Lenihan, Director of IP Licensing of One-Blue. "We're happy to be able to extend access to essential BD patents to Top Media as a result of this decision to join the One-Blue patent pool."
One-Blue administers the licensing program for patents essential to Blu-ray Disc™ products and is the joint licensing agent of its licensors. For hardware and software products, the product license covers Blu-ray Disc™, DVD and CD essential patents; for disc products, the product license covers Blu-ray Disc™ essential patents.