Category: Commercial Law

10-K, Form

Securities Law, abbreviation for SEC Form 10-K, a detailed document …

10-Q, Form

Securities Law, abbreviation for SEC Form 10-Q, a less-detailed document …

20-F, Form

Securities Law, abbreviation for SEC Form 20-F. Equivalent to a …

365(n)

Provision of the US Bankruptcy code, 11 U.S.C. §365(n).  Under …

408, FRE Rule

Federal Rules of Evidence Rule 408. See Without Prejudice (Rule).

6-Sigma (6-σ)

Internal quality control system and standard originally developed by Motorola …

Abort Fee

A fee which is payable to certain advisors in the …

Abuse of Rights

Most civil-code jurisdictions (e.g., Germany, Japan), but not common law …

Adaptations

Movie industry and entertainment industry jargon for derivative works, e.g., …

Advance

A term usually arising with respect to copyrightable works such …