property right


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Related to property right: Intellectual Property Right
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Noun1.property right - the legal right of ownership
ownership - the relation of an owner to the thing possessed; possession with the right to transfer possession to others
public domain - property rights that are held by the public at large
accession - (civil law) the right to all of that which your property produces whether by growth or improvement
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At the base of the present system of society is to be found the property right.
He hated the shams and the hypocrisies of it and with the clear vision of an unspoiled mind he had penetrated to the rotten core of the heart of the thing--the cowardly greed for peace and ease and the safe-guarding of property rights.
Was the idea of property rights dominating his thoughts?
The death of his only son, Hamnet, in 1596, must have been a severe blow to him, but he obtained from the Heralds' College the grant of a family coat of arms, which secured the position of the family as gentlefolks; in 1597 he purchased New Place, the largest house in Stratford; and later on he acquired other large property rights there.
In Pakistan intellectual property right is not a new Law, it was a part of Pakistani constitution.
The proponents of property rights school argue that assignment of exclusive property right give necessary authorisation and control over the resources and thus, will assure the right holder of the future benefits of investment and careful management, and bear the losses incurred by misuse of the resources.
Locke argued that each individual has a property right to their own person and that no other individual could take that right.
The legislation determines that licenses concerning transfer of ownership or exploitation of intellectual property rights to third parties are (i) subject to prior authorization from the Ministry (such authorization to command the entity, which owns the intellectual property right to assert that the rights at issue are not necessary for the defence of the public interest), and (ii) are bound by the Spanish national law, as well as the Articles of Incorporation of the concerned entity.
The court held that inmates had no common law property right in the interest that accrued on their wages that were deposited in bank accounts, and that inmates had only a limited property right in the principal under state law.
Without such an agreement, client goodwill attributable to the personal characteristics of a shareholder isn't a property right belonging to, or transferable by, a firm.
They are opposed to the hunting of elephants but are now more amenable to sharing with locals the benefit of tourism, which is a limited form of a property right.

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