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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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The ring had received foreign currency by bribery, using commercial cards (government licenses for import/export) of front companies, forging pre-invoices for registering an order for the import of necessity goods, and blindsided banks from following up on where the foreign currency credits had been put to use.
Chapters on intellectual property, defamation and libel, the rights of privacy and publicity, censorship and obscenity, government licenses and restrictions on photographing public places and private property, organizing as a business, tax consequences, and more, are followed by appendices that provide for the creation of necessary forms, display a table of pertinent cases, and direct one to useful organizations, books and other resources.
In the name of protecting public health and safety, the city imposes a plethora of licensing requirements and fees on 265 occupations (60 more than the state government licenses), from street vendors to day care centers.

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