Mpeg LA supports development of EVS patent pool licence

Thursday 21 January 2016 | 09:41 CET | News
Mpeg LA announced that a number of companies responsible for developing the Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) codec for the 3GPP's 4G LTE standard have been meeting, with Mpeg LA's assistance, to decide the terms of a worldwide licence that would offer one-stop access to coverage under their essential EVS patents as a convenient alternative to negotiating separate licences with individual patent owners. The move comes in response to market demand for such a licence, Mpeg LA said. The group plans to provide more information about the licence. Among terms under discussion are those that would make

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