know-how


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In the absence of historical cost records, estimate corporate effort to re-create the know-how if it were to be developed from scratch, including:
Intercompany pricing rules -- services: The proposed regulations appear to suggest that software-related items can only be characterized in four categories: (1) copyrighted program, (2) copyrighted article, (3) know-how related to computer programming techniques and (4) services.
The know-how being licensed encompasses those improvements that have had the largest impact on our ability to maintain stable operations.