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MPEG LA Shrugs Off Antitrust Allegations

May 24, 2010, 17:03 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Longstreth)

""I think we're looking it as a typical response by a company that has not abided by the terms of the license they've taken," said Beeney, a former Litigator of the Week for his work on behalf of MPEG LA in litigation against Alcatel-Lucent.

"MPEG LA, as we've told you here and here, is in the business of issuing licenses for pools of patents related to digital video technology. Companies that want to make consumer technology products can take a license from MPEG LA and not worry about being sued. They also save the time of negotiating with individual patent holders."

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