Leading the Way
to the Next Generation
of Patent Pool Licensing

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Access Advance LLC
(formerly, HEVC Advance LLC)

Access Advance LLC is an independent licensing administrator company formed to lead the development, administration, and management of patent pools for licensing essential patents of the most important standards-based video codec technologies.  Access Advance provides a transparent and efficient licensing mechanism for both patent owners and patent implementers by providing industry-leading transparency, FRAND rates, and a modern approach to patent pool licensing.

Currently, Access Advance licensees enjoy coverage to many thousands of essential, high-quality patents necessary to implement the HEVC/H.265 standard through the HEVC Advance Patent Portfolio License.

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Licensing Programs

HEVC Advance Licensing Program

Access Advance licenses a worldwide pool of patents essential to HEVC/H.265 through the HEVC Advance Patent Portfolio License.

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VVC Advance Licensing Program

Access Advance is working with approximately 60 patent owners to form the VVC Advance Patent Pool. We expect to launch the VVC Advance Patent Pool with a critical mass of essential VVC patents via patent owners that join the pool as Licensors.

If you have questions regarding the VVC Advance Patent Pool, please visit our FAQ page. If your question is not addressed in our FAQ, feel free to submit your question via the Contact Us link below.

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