Access Advance LLC (“Advance”) (formerly, HEVC 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. Advance provides a transparent and efficient licensing mechanism for both patent owners and patent implementers.

Advance currently offers licenses to its HEVC Advance Patent Pool, which contains patents essential to HEVC/H.265. The license terms and conditions are Fair, Reasonable, and Non-Discriminatory, providing rates that balance both Licensor and Licensee interests and complying with worldwide laws applicable to patent pools.

Headquartered at:

100 Cambridge Street, Ste. 21400
Boston, MA 02114

Tokyo Office:

3-2 Marunouchi 2-chome
Yusen Building, LEVEL 1
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0005