While the Copyright Act contains detailed provisions on the licensing of copyrighted works, courts have still recognized implied nonexclusive licenses
in certain, narrow circumstances.
Consequently, when the rules of practice establish that the client is "entitled" to the attorney's work-product, (106) it is appropriate to conclude that the client is entitled to an implied nonexclusive license
to the work-product.
But a nonexclusive license
does not preclude Company X from simultaneously licensing the patented widget to others.
This includes payments for a nonexclusive license
for software that is readily available to the general public on similar terms, and which has not been substantially modified.
84-78, amounts were foreign source when paid under both an exclusive and a nonexclusive license
agreement, for the right to broadcast live in a foreign country a prize fight taking place in the U.S.
BristolMyers holds an option to a nonexclusive license
to the patent.
* exclusive or nonexclusive license
for patent technology
Chiron Corporation (Emeryville, CA) granted a nonexclusive license
to Pfizer, Inc.
In addition, Beckman Coulter gained exclusive rights to use Orchid's SNP analysis technology for research and specialty testing applications and to grant further licenses, and received a nonexclusive license
for diagnostic applications.
Computer software is "off the shelf" if it (1) is readily available for purchase by the general public, (2) is subject to a nonexclusive license
and (3) has not been substantially modified.
Ambion obtained a nonexclusive license
from Incyte Genomics to manufacture and sell RNA amplification kits using its RNA amplification technology ...
The worldwide nonexclusive license
will cover Immerge's work in the development of genetically modified pigs for potential use in xenotransplantation (the use of animal organs to address human health issues).