licensee licensee  /ˌlaɪ sən ˈsi/


  • (n) someone to whom a license is granted


  1. Community service is a Ray Kroc obsession, and every McDonald's licensee is expected to spend a generous portion of profits on it.
  2. Avis moved to drop the licensee, began a review of its antidiscrimination policies and hired a new chief counsel to assure compliance with the law.
  3. But McDonald's claims that its Paris licensee, Raymond Dayan, has spoiled the company's image by serving food in grimy surroundings.


  1. Warner Bros. Consumer Products Launches Out-Of-This-World Licensing Program For Man Of Steel™

    BURBANK, Calif., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As the legendary DC Comics Super Hero comes to the big screen, Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) has teamed up with an impressive slate of global licensees ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Inovatec System Announces First License Partnership -- Brazil

    MIAMI, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovatec is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of negotiations with its first Licensee Partner in Brazil. As a result, factory setup activities are on track ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Under Armour Introduces a New Line of Revolutionary ArmourFit™ Mouthguards

    Performance Brand’s Exclusive Mouthwear Licensee, Bite Tech, Develops First-Ever Microwaveable, Boilable, Re-Fittable and Chew Resistant Mouthguard Collection (PRWeb June 07, 2013) Read the full story at
    on June 7, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. "Linux plays a vital role at Google, and we're strongly committed to supporting the Linux developer community," said Chris DiBona, Google open source programs manager. "We believe that by becoming an Open Invention Network licensee, we can...
    on Aug 7, 2007 By: Chris DiBona Source: Market Wire (press release)

  2. "Now he's making a big joke, saying it was Santa and the Tooth Fairy," said Brown, "but I want all of your readers to ask themselves, in the history of computing, has anyone else ever written an operating system who never was a licensee,...
    on May 19, 2004 By: Kenneth Brown Source:

  3. Concerning the possibility of microtransactions on Wii, similar to those used in Microsoft's Xbox Live Marketplace, Fils-Aime stated, "All of that is possible with what it is we are trying to do. If our licensee partners want to go in that...
    on Jun 23, 2006 By: Reggie Fils-Aime Source: The Wiire

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