Exclusive License

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Definition: Exclusive License




Full Definition of Exclusive License


A valid contract in which a copyright owner authorizes another person or entity (called the licensee) to exclusively exercise one or more of the rights (or portion of such rights) that belong to the copyright owner under the copyright. The licensee is said to “own” the rights granted in the license and is referred to as a copyright owner.


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https://payrollheaven.com/define/exclusive-license/
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Exclusive License. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. September 23, 2021 https://payrollheaven.com/define/exclusive-license/.
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Exclusive License. PayrollHeaven.com. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. https://payrollheaven.com/define/exclusive-license/ (accessed: September 23, 2021).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Exclusive License. PayrollHeaven.com. Retrieved September 23, 2021, from PayrollHeaven.com website: https://payrollheaven.com/define/exclusive-license/

Definition Sources


Definitions for Exclusive License are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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