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MCA Music Entertainment Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Al Teller had announced in November 1992, a landmark court ruling regarding the Chess Masters and unveiled an aggressive campaign to protect and enforce MCA's exclusive rights to the 25,000 titles which comprise the historic Chess Catalog.
Commission Vice-President in charge of competition policy JoaquE[degrees]n Almunia said: "Greece has cooperated fully with the Commission to ensure that OPAP will not benefit from any undue financial advantage through the prolongation of its exclusive rights and its license for video lottery terminals.
That said, it is no easy trick to apply such a principle to the real world - especially since everyone involved recognizes that one major way copyright laws benefit the general public is by giving copyright holders exclusive rights over their work for a specific period of time - currently the life of the author plus 50 years.
After MCA purchased exclusive rights, it was discovered that a number of companies were issuing unauthorized releases of Chess recordings.
In an exclusive right to sell or deal arrangement, the broker is entitled to a commission even if the buyer and seller or lessor and lessee consummate a deal between themselves, without the use of any broker.
These "Claim Owners" position themselves to benefit from an exclusive Right to a scarce commodity.
The council was considering providing Waste Management exclusive rights to service the city's commercial and industrial customers but tabled discussion of the contract after talking with the two waste haulers.
Under the code, Wang has this exclusive right for the first 120 days after the date of its Chapter 11 filing.
We are very pleased to conclude almost a year of discussion and negotiations with the inventors and their holding company for the exclusive rights to sell products containing this significant intellectual property," said Andrus.
In a unique twist on a proven Internet concept, the website enables its Claim Owners to benefit personally from their exclusive right, as they can sell their Claim to the highest bidder, and/or use their Claim to generate revenue through advertising.
Ilan Cohn, Deputy CEO of Can-Fite, said today that "this current patent and the previously issued patent on CF101 for the treatment of cancer are substantial additions to the patent portfolio of Can-Fite because these patents afford a significant extension of the Company's exclusive right to the drugs it develops.
It has an agreement with Bonutti Research, under which the company has the exclusive right to develop minimally-invasive balloons and related products for use in the spine and the co-exclusive right to develop the products for orthopaedic applications outside the spine.