Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

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					                Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA)
                        MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

All capitalized terms used in this Membership Application shall have the same meaning
as those defined respectively in the Bylaws.


The undersigned applicant (“Applicant”) hereby applies for Membership in the Blu-ray
Disc Association (BDA). (Please print or type information in English)


INFORMATION ABOUT APPLICANT
          Name : ________________________________________________________
          Address : _______________________________________________________
                    _______________________________________________________
          Web site: _______________________________________________________
          Main business/activities: ________________________________________
          ________________________________________________________________


CONTACT PERSON
           Name: _________________________________________________________
           Title: __________________________________________________________
           Division: _______________________________________________________
          Address : _______________________________________________________
                   ________________________________________________________
          Tel: ____________________________ Fax: ___________________________
          E-mail: _________________________________________________________


ACCOUNTING CONTACT
           Name: _________________________________________________________
           Title: __________________________________________________________
           Division: ______________________________________________________
          Address: _______________________________________________________
                   ________________________________________________________
          Tel: ____________________________ Fax: ___________________________
          E-mail: ________________________________________________________



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MEMBERSHIP LEVEL (choose one)



  □ Contributor Member                     Membership Fee      US$20,000


  □ General Member                         Membership Fee US$3,000

  Note:
  (1) Contributor Member Membership is subject to approval of the Board of Directors
  (“BOD”) of BDA pursuant to Application Procedure.
  (2) Membership Fee covers your Membership from January 1 to December 31 of each
  year.
  (3) If you are accepted to become a Member after June 30th of each year, your
  Membership Fee will be reduced to half ($10,000 for Contributor Member and $1,500 for
  General Member) to cover 6 month period from July 1st to December 31st of the year.
  (4) Your Membership does not automatically give you access to published version of BD
  format specifications with one exception (if you become a Contributor Member, you will
  have access to BD format specifications under development for the sole purpose of
  participating in format development discussions until the specification is complete and
  made available officially through license program). If your primary interest is to obtain
  BD format specifications or to license BD logo and format specifications for your product
  development, please contact license entity (http://www.blu-raydisc.info). The licensing of
  the BD logo and format specifications does not require that you become a Member.
  (5) An application for Membership from an entity (or its affiliates) that uses any
  company or commercial name, trademark, or domain name that may cause confusion
  adverse to the success of the Blu-ray Disc Format may, upon notice, be held in abeyance
  for further review.


QUESTIONS regarding relationship with current Member



   □ Please check here if Applicant is currently owned and/or controlled directly or

   indirectly, or under common ownership or control, by a current              Contributor
   Member of BDA.

   □ Please check here if Applicant currently owns and/or controls directly or

   indirectly a current Contributor Member of BDA.


  1. If either one of the boxes above is checked, describe the relationship between
      Applicant and the current Member in a separate letter.
  2. If Applicant is a subsidiary of a current Member and is applying to become a

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  separate   Member,     describe   the       reasons   Applicant   should   be   treated
  independently from the current Member (for example, state how Applicant’s
  corporate and/or activities is distinct) in a separate letter.




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APPLICATION PROCEDURE


     1. Please        send   this   Membership   Application     with   all   necessary
          information and signature to
              Blu-ray Disc Association Administrator
               3855 SW 153rd. Drive, Beaverton OR 97006 USA
               Tel: +1.503.619.0854
               Fax: +1.503.644.6708
               Email: admin@lists.bdamail.com


     2. Upon acceptance of the application by the BDA, the Secretary Office will
          send a confirmation and invoice to the contact person specified in this
          Membership Application.


     3.   If Applicant wishes to become a Contributor Member, please prepare the
           Contribution Statement (document describing potential contributions
           Applicant can make to the development, improvement, technical support of,
           or compliance with Blu-ray Disc Formats of BDA) and submit it along with
           this Membership Application.


           BDA will review the application and, if accepted, the Secretary Office will
           send a confirmation and invoice to the contact person specified in this
           Membership Application.


     4.   Please complete all payments by or before the due date pursuant to the
           invoice.


     5.   (To Applicants to Contributor Member Membership level only) Upon BDA’s
           confirmation of Applicant’s payment, The Secretary Office will send a
           Contributor Acknowledgement to the contact person specified in this
           Membership Application. Please sign and return the Contributor
           Acknowledgement to the Secretary Office.


     6. If Applicant is not accepted as a Contributor Member, then the Secretary
          Office will send a confirmation and invoice as a General Member to the
          contact person specified in this Membership Application. Please complete
          all payments by or before the due date pursuant to the invoice. If
          Applicant does not wish to be a General Member, please contact the
          Secretary Office.



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Undertaking


       Applicant hereby expressly agrees to the following terms and conditions:
       1.   Applicant agrees to be subject to and fully comply with the Bylaws.
       2.   Applicant shall make all Membership payments promptly by or before the
            due date pursuant to the invoice and acknowledges that punctual payment
            is a condition precedent for Membership.
       3.   Applicant accepts as a contractual obligation owed to the BDA all the
            obligations set forth in the Bylaws, including but not limited to Clause
            6 (Enforcement), Chapter IV (Intellectual Property Rights), Clause 22
            (Confidentiality), Clause 24 (No Warranty) and Clause 25 (Obligations
            of Ex-Members) and undertakes, on request, to execute any documents
            or do any acts reasonably required to give effect to this obligation.
       4.   Applicant accepts and acknowledges that the rights of BDA set forth in
            the Bylaws, including but not limited to enforcement rights in Clause 6
            (Enforcement) and license rights in Chapter IV (Intellectual Property
            Rights), may be exercised without obtaining additional consent from
            Applicant.


       By submitting this Application, the signee warrants he/she is duly authorized
       to represent Applicant hereunder.




       Signature: ______________________________________       Date: _______________
       Name: (please print) _____________________________________________________
       Title: ___________________________________________________________________
       Organization: ___________________________________________________________




FOR QUESTIONS about Membership, please contact


       Blu-ray Disc Association Administrator
       3855 SW 153rd Drive, Beaverton OR 97006 USA
       Tel: +1.503.619.0854   Fax: +1.505.644.6708
       e-mail: admin@lists.bdamail.com




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