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brevet

noun authorization, charge, charter, declaration, decree, edict, fiat, grant, law, license, mandate, manifesto, ordinance, ordination, placet, precept, prescription, rule, sanction, warrant, writ
See also: warrant

BREVET. In France, a brevet is a warrant granted by the government to authorize an individual to do something for his own benefit, as a brevet d'invention, is a patent to secure a man a right as inventor.
     2. In our army, it signifies a commission conferring on an officer a degree of rank immediately above the one which he holds in his particular regiment, without, however conveying a right to receive a corresponding pay.

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The NFC Patent Licensing Program, fully managed by France Brevets and its affiliate NFC Technology LLC, now offers NFC patents from both INSIDE Secure and Orange, as well as patents acquired by France Brevets and patents owned by NFC Technology LLC.
Mais l'on peut au moins s'attendre a ce que la Cour supreme soit attentive au respect des deux traditions dans l'hypothese d'une divergence dans les trois volets principaux de la propriete intellectuelle, soit le droit d'auteur, les brevets et les marques de commerce.
France Brevets was formed in March 2011 with the aim of helping French businesses, universities and research institutions to monetize their IP assets.
C'est une avancee strategique pour le systeme des brevets en Tunisie ', a declare le President Benoit Battistelli.
Le nombre de brevets est fortement lie au nombre d'accords de cooperation que l'entreprise a contractes (Arora et Gambardella, 1990 ; Baum, Calabrese et Silverman, 2000).
Attitudes positives envers le brevet communautaire.
Throughout these years, Marine officers continued to be ineligible for award of the Medal of Honor and the Marine Corps continued to use brevet promotions to recognise gallant and distinguished service by its officers and brevets were awarded to Marine officers during the Spanish-American War, the Boxer Rebellion and the Philippine Insurrection.
Under this agreement, France Brevets will manage and lead all the efforts under the NFC licensing program.
Inside Secure SA (Paris:INSD), a provider of embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, announced on Monday that France Brevets has granted a worldwide patent license under its NFC Patent Licensing Programme to mobile phone company HTC, for use in HTC's products.
Or,les brevets pour medicaments ont une duree de vie limitee entre 10 et 15 ans.
Cree en 1962, le Groupe Marais, leader europeen dans la pose mecanisee des reseaux enterres, se distingue par un esprit d[acute accent]innovation qui lui a permis de deposer une vingtaine de brevets depuis sa creation et d[acute accent]etre l'un des principaux acteurs de la liberalisation des telecommunications en France.