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license

Authorization by a governmental or other regulatory agency that allows a person, group of persons, or enterprise to carry out a particular activity; the certificate itself. See Revoked license, Unrestricted license.

li·cense

, licence (līsĕns)
Legal permission given to professional to practice in specific fields according to rules and regulations of a jurisdiction.
[L. licentia, fr. licet, it is permitted]
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There are also licensing complications of which insurance carriers and adjusting firms need to be aware including appointments, affiliations, bond renewals and continuing education.
* Support for Separate Design-time and Run-time Licenses - this is used when licensing a component or control.
CHARLOTTE HANCOCK on behalf of TV Licensing, c/o Brahms PR, 9a Alma Road, Headingley, Leeds LS6 2AH
In addition, on or after July 1, 2008 applicants for the broker's license must complete a combination of continuing education courses and /or the salesperson's licensing course for a total of 75 hours of educational credits.
* The originating state's licensing qualifications are deemed substantially, equivalent.
General Accounting Experience -- Since audit hours are no longer required, CPA candidates can acquire the experience needed for licensing from any actively licensed CPA in California.
Definitions: However, the term "back-to-back computer program licensing arrangement" is defined narrowly as a transaction or series of transactions in which (1) a domestic corporation (the master licensor) transfers a copyright right in a computer program or a copy of the computer program (as defined in Regs.
"It's expanded to the licensing arena, to handling resident and nonresident licensing activities and providing services for both departments and the private sector," he said.
Aside from the various state licensing requirements, many municipalities also require some form of business registration and impose administrative or criminal penalties for noncompliance.
More released Department of Community Services inspection reports showed that 51% of the province's licensed child care centres did not pass all of the Department's own standards for licensing. As a result these centres were given only conditional licenses to operate.
The patented software had been available for licensing for almost two years, but no company pursued it, says Mejia, who matches Stanford research that could be commercialized with companies seeking ideas.
But while many visual artists license the reproduction of their work through organizations such as the Artists Rights Society (and some artists, or their estates, even maintain successful merchandising programs), new visual art is not created--not yet, anyway--using the existing licensing models of music, film, or publishing.