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license

An authorization for a particular person or entity to do some act on the land or property of another. Licenses are revocable at will, grant no exclusivity, and are not assignable.The one who receives the license is the licensee;the one who grants it is the licensor.

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Department officials also review any license they suspect was obtained through fraud, Byrnes said.
The Reprise License Manager (RLM) is a software licensing solution that enables ISVs to more effectively price and license their products for sale to end-users.
By leveraging Intraware's unique position in the market, the Preferred Rights Management Partner Program provides members with a route to a hosted delivery and management offering for their DRM and/or license technology.
SoftSummit is the industry's premier executive conference that is dedicated to strategies, trends and best practices for software licensing and pricing as well as application packaging and license tracking.
Under the proposed licensing arrangement, all essential RFID patents owned by members of the RFID Consortium will be made available to interested companies via a single license on fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory terms.
By the patent owners' commitment to make available a joint patent license for the convenience of VC-1 adopters, consumers benefiting from a marketplace of competitive technology choices are the clear winners.
E[acute accent]The Sentinel RMS-Embedded Development Kit allows embedded developers to generate multiple license options from one primary code build.
Under the four-year contract extension, Digimarc will migrate the State's driver license issuance from an over-the-counter process to a secure centralized production, allowing for the production of a more secure license that incorporates Digimarc (R) IDMarc(TM) digital watermarking security features.
Device manufacturers who obtain a license during the early adopter period will be entitled to make, use, or sell an unlimited number of TV-Anytime-compliant devices through December 31, 2008 under a paid license granted upon payment of a one-time administration fee of $10,000.
SubscribeNet's online license key delivery and management service can provide IBM customers greater visibility and control over the license keys for software from IBM Information Integration Solutions, and help them generate, track and manage their license keys throughout their organizations using a common interface and secure authentication.
1, business owners can go to City Hall to obtain a business license, and penalties will be waived for previously operating without a license.