acquired right

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As they watch, Anthony (Lauren Flanigan) debates Daniel Webster, ponders the effects of marriage on women, and bluntly confronts a black man as to whether he will give up his newly acquired right to vote if his wife can't share it.
The Ducks acquired right wing Patric Kjellberg from the Nashville Predators in exchange for right wing Petr Tenkrat.
HOCKEY: The Mighty Ducks acquired right wing right wing Scott Young from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for a third-round pick in the 1998 NHL entry draft.
Top Deal: Warner Bros, has acquired rights to the kidnapping book "Impossible Odds," with Clint Eastwood on board to direct and Brian Helgeland writing the script.
A producer who acquired rights to Richard Scrushy's story is planning a documentary about whether ``foxhole Christianity'' played a role in the fired CEO's exoneration in a huge fraud at HealthSouth Corp.
In contrast, if an entity acquires rights from an insurer that becomes insolvent, and the receiver rejects the license, the acquirer risks losing the acquired rights or services.
As the new executive editor of HarperCollins and editorial director of Amistad Press, Dawn Davis acquired rights to Bijah and Lucy: Love Beyond Slavery in Old New England by Gretchen Holbrook Gerzina.
In certain locales, such as Honduras and Brazil, the ESOP may not become operable (or the country will delay its start-up) because of concerns about acquired rights or employees' rights to won shares offshore.
After Miramax Films acquired rights to the Japanese romantic comedy ``Shall We Dance?