OSRAM and Dongbei Optoelectronics sign white LED patent license agreement
Osram, Germany, has signed a licensing agreement with Taiwan-based LED manufacturer Dongbei Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd. to license the use of Osram's patented LED technology for the production of white LED light-emitting devices. The technology in the LED industry is widely used in the production of white LED products, the principle of the blue LED chips issued by the blue part of the phosphor after the conversion of light color, and no light-color conversion of blue light mixed into white.
Thus Dongbei Optoelectronics has become the core of the OSRAM LED technology patents licensed more than one white light packaging manufacturers. So far, more than 20 active in the global market LED manufacturers to obtain Osram core white LED patent license.
At the same time, OSRAM agreed to withdraw its patent infringement lawsuit against Asustek's customers in Germany. The first half of 2015, the German district court in Dusseldorf, according to Osram to ASUS issued an injunction and ruling that Asus should make damages to Osram. ASUS has appealed the decision.
"OSRAM has a strong patent advantage in LED technology," said Dr. Dieter Boss, Head of OSRAM's Patent Licensing. "We welcome Dongbei to join OSRAM's white LED patent licensing program and we are also reminded to use OSRAM-related white LED patent without OSRAM license Of the LED manufacturers, OSRAM will continue to actively maintain and exercise its patent.