07623428 is referenced by 10 patents and cites 66 patents.

A high-density multi-layer optical disc and a method for managing layer formatting thereof. A high-density multi-layer optical disc such as a Blu-ray disc rewritable (BD-RE) dual layer includes management information, additionally recorded in a lead-in area, needed for identifying formatting status of a plurality of recording layers. After the management information is referred to, at least one unformatted recording layer is automatically formatted. Optionally, the unformatted recording layer is formatted on the basis of a formatting method selected by a user. The multiple recording layers formed on the high-density multi-layer optical disc can be conveniently and effectively formatted.

Title
Multi-layer optical disc and method for managing layer formatting thereof
Application Number
10/485914
Publication Number
7623428 (B2)
Application Date
June 7, 2003
Publication Date
November 24, 2009
Inventor
Sang Woon Suh
Seoul
KR
Agent
Harness Dickey & Pierce
Assignee
LG Electronics
KR
IPC
G11B 7/00
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