Property Right


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Property Right

A generic term that refers to any type of right to specific property whether it is personal or real property, tangible or intangible; e.g., a professional athlete has a valuable property right in his or her name, photograph, and image, and such right may be saleable by the athlete.

See: lien
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Therefore, any analysis, which examines the link between poverty and property rights, can become meaningless where power dynamics are not taken into account.
The primary goal of this paper is to examine the importance of property rights to the human rights discussion and to investigate why many social critics have been willing to dismiss property rights in the name of advancing human rights.
In order for this to be allowed, the corporation in question must be dedicated to research, development and innovation, concept testing, the transfer and exploitation of intellectual property rights, the utilization of innovations and scientific knowledge obtained and developed by public agents, or the provision of technical services relating to their own purposes.
Although tradable property rights were implemented in both fisheries concurrently, in the years prior to implementation it was generally believed that tradable property rights would affect the surf clam fishery only.
Although trade secrets, special processes, patents and proprietary information are among an employer's protectable interests, it isn't clear how noncompete provisions create an employer property right to clients or customers if one did not previously exist.
We review the literature in the following section, then in Section III we describe the details of the property rights systems or community wildlife programs that have been implemented.
ChinaJoy and CGDC are industry events to which the ChinaJoy Organizing Committee owns independent intelligence property right, and its legal rights shall not be violated.
WIP Council will ensure that national legislations and policies provide the best framework for women to enjoy the same property rights as men.
Greater access to information and understanding of property rights.
The discussion focused mainly on the agreement's most critical provisions, namely measures for the enforcement of intellectual property rights in the digital world, which according to its detractors seriously undermine individual freedoms.
In their book on property rights, Terry Anderson and Fred McChesney (2003: 13) make the following statement:

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