Welcome to One-Red, LLC.  On our website you will find information about licensing programs for patents essential to CDs, DVDs, and Blu-ray discs including One-Red’s new patent licensing programs for DVD discs, players, Software and PC.


One-Red, LLC, is a company formed by Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V., Sony Corporation,  Pioneer Corporation and LG Electronics, Inc.  As of July 1, 2012, One-Red will offer patent licenses on behalf of LG Electronics, Philips, Pioneer and Sony for DVD products.  As of October 15, 2012, One-Red will offer patent licenses for DVD software products.  One-Red will also administer patent licensing for One-Blue, LLC for Blu-ray Disc products and for Philips and Sony for CD products.

One-Red’s patent license agreements are designed to ensure that manufacturers and/or brand owners have access to the essential patent rights they require for their products.  One-Red seeks to create a level playing field for its licensees through market education measures and strict enforcement policies   One-Red also offers per-batch licensing for some of its licensing programs, which allows licensees to better track their shipments and helps prevent improperly licensed products from entering the marketplace.

Created in 2011 and based in Sunnyvale, California, One-Red operates 15 offices in 13 jurisdictions.  One-Red has extensive expertise in managing patent licensing programs and has a staff of highly experienced professionals -- most of whom previously worked for Philips in the company’s optical storage licensing unit.