HEVC Advance Patent Pool

Overview

The HEVC Advance Patent Pool licenses 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. HEVC Advance licensees currently enjoy coverage to many thousands of essential, high-quality patents necessary to implement the HEVC/H.265 standard.

Patents included in the HEVC Advance Patent Pool have been independently evaluated to be standard essential. HEVC Advance has multiple firms of patent law experts and engineers as Independent Patent Evaluators to provide global patent essentiality determinations. These Independent Patent Evaluators have engaged multiple patent law firms in major jurisdictions worldwide to draw upon their international expertise as needed.

For more information regarding the HEVC Advance Patent Pool, continue reading. You may also download a copy of the HEVC Advance Program Overview by clicking the button below.

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Request Licensing Agreement

The current terms of Access Advance’s HEVC portfolio license are provided in the exemplar HEVC Advance Patent Portfolio License Agreement and HEVC Advance Trademark License Agreement, which you can request by completing the form linked below.

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Licensor Patent Submission Process

If you are interested in becoming a Licensor of the HEVC Advance Patent Pool and would like to learn more about the patent submission process, please click the link below to learn more. A member of our licensing team will contact you and guide you through the process.

Patent Submission Process

FRAND Paper

The HEVC Advance Patent Pool offers license terms and royalty rates that are Fair, Reasonable, and Non-Discriminatory. To receive a copy of the Whitepaper ‘Explanation of the Fairness and Reasonableness of Access Advance’s HEVC Royalty Rates’, please complete the request form linked below.

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Technology

A brief explanation of the technology behind the HEVC/H.265 video compression standard.

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