Glossary of Licensing Terms

Within the Licence Agreements and within the Licensing Centre, we use a lot of different licensing terminology and definitions. To help you understand the licensing terms, we have developed a simple glossary. Below we have listed the licensing terms that we are most commonly asked about.

You can access further definitions by using the alphabet search facility below. If you need further clarification or you don't find a term you are looking for please contact us.

Other Definitions

You can access further definitions by using the alphabet search facility below. If you need further clarification or you don't find a term you are looking for please contact us.

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Associate

An Associate is a person who markets or distributes products or services supplied under a common identity and business method, subject to a written agreement providing for the operation of that identity and method to specified standards and the provision of know-how, technical or business support. See also Broker and Delivery Service User for other types of Closed User Group, described in the PAF® , Multiple Residence™ or Not Yet Built™ licence agreement within Schedule 5 of the Solutions Provider licence agreement or Schedule 4 of the direct End User agreement. Refer also to definitions of Business Partner, Group Member, Group Owner and Group Purpose.

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