Merger Doctrine

Although the term is widely used in law, including criminal …

Metalling Out

Refers to disabling a component or feature of a chip …

Metering

A term used in licensing to describe methods for trying …

Method Claim

A claim that describes the invention in terms of a …

MFN

Acronym for most favored nation rights. A trade law term …

MFN Clause

Refers to a provision in a contract or license agreement …

MHRA

The United Kingdom Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency, the …

Micawberism

Mr. Micawber is a character from the Charles Dickens novel …

Milestone

In contracts for development or projects, it is usual to …

MILSPEC

Abbreviation for military specification. It is the minimum acceptable requirements …