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.
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.
GOV is government consumption and LGINF is the log transformation of the inflation rate: 1PR represents intellectual property right and IPRSQ is the square of I PR.
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.
Chinese Intelligence Property Right Shall Be Protected As Well
And as Cahoon puts it, the current intellectual property right laws "were designed for individuals inventing gadgets in their garages, not for the wide variety of groups that are involved in bioprospecting property rights.

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