E-Reference

A classification for prior art references established by WIPO in …

EAR

See Export Administration Regulations.

Earn-Out

Term used to describe payment after the sale of a …

Easter Bunny

Nasty surprise or joke embedded and hidden in software code. …

EBITDA

Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization. EBITDA is considered …

EDGAR

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) Electronic Data …

Edifice Complex

Term coined by the lawyer and historian Professor Cyril Northcote …

EEA

See European Economic Area.

Effective Date

A term used in contracts where the agreement is intended …

Effects Doctrine

Antitrust and Competition Law principle that holds that where an …