Part 350 Scope
Part 351 Proceedings
Part 352 Determinations
Part 353 Rehearing
Part 354 Submissions to the Register of Copyrights
Part 355 Administrative Assessment Proceedings

Terms Used In CFR > Title 37 > Chapter III > Subchapter B - Copyright Royalty Judges Rules and Procedures

  • Act: means the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (68 Stat 919), and includes any amendments to the Act. See 10 CFR 76.4
  • Act: means the Atomic Energy Act of 1954 (68 Stat. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Atomic energy: means all forms of energy released in the course of nuclear fission or nuclear transformation. See 10 CFR 76.4
  • Batch: means a portion of source material or special nuclear material handled as a unit for accounting purposes at a key measurement point and for which the composition and quantity are defined by a single set of measurements. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Case law: The law as laid down in cases that have been decided in the decisions of the courts.
  • Chief judge: The judge who has primary responsibility for the administration of a court but also decides cases; chief judges are determined by seniority.
  • Commission: means the Nuclear Regulatory Commission or its duly authorized representatives. See 10 CFR 76.4
  • Commission: means the Nuclear Regulatory Commission or its duly authorized representatives. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Conference report: The compromise product negotiated by the conference committee. The "conference report" is submitted to each chamber for its consideration, such as approval or disapproval.
  • Court reporter: A person who makes a word-for-word record of what is said in court and produces a transcript of the proceedings upon request.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Director: means the Director, or his or her designee, of the Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards, U. See 10 CFR 76.4
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Effective kilogram: means a unit used in safeguarding nuclear material. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • Element: means uranium or plutonium. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Eligible Facilities List: means the list of facilities that are eligible for IAEA safeguards inspections under the US/IAEA Safeguards Agreement, which the Secretary of State or his designee last submitted for Congressional review and which was not disapproved. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • foreign: when applied to a corporation * * * means a corporation * * * which is not domestic. See 26 CFR 36.3121(l)(1)-1
  • Hearsay: Statements by a witness who did not see or hear the incident in question but heard about it from someone else. Hearsay is usually not admissible as evidence in court.
  • IAEA: means the International Atomic Energy Agency or its duly authorized representatives. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • IAEA material balance area: means an area established for IAEA accounting purposes, such that:

    (1) The quantity of nuclear material in each transfer into or out of each material balance area can be determined. See 10 CFR 75.4

  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Inventory change: means an increase or decrease in the quantity of nuclear material in an IAEA material balance area. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • Location: means any geographical point or area subject to IAEA safeguards under the Additional Protocol because it was identified either by the U. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • Material: means special nuclear material. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Material balance: means the determination of an inventory difference (ID). See 10 CFR 74.4
  • NRC invention: means an invention covered by a U. See 10 CFR 81.2
  • Nuclear material: means any source material or any special nuclear material. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • Nuclear material outside facilities: means nuclear material in the U. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Physical inventory: means determination on a measured basis of the quantity of special nuclear material on hand at a given time. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Process: means a series of actions that achieves an end or result. See 10 CFR 76.4
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Receipt: means special nuclear material received by a licensee from an off-site source. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Safeguards Agreements: means the Agreement between the United States of America and the IAEA for the Application of Safeguards in the United States (INFCIRC/288) and all protocols and subsidiary arrangements thereto, and the Agreement between the United States and the International Atomic Energy Agency for the Application of Safeguards in Connection with the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America (INFCIRC/366) and all protocols and subsidiary arrangements thereto. See 10 CFR 75.4
  • Source material: means source material as defined in section 11z. See 10 CFR 74.4
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • To the point of practical application: means to manufacture in the case of composition, machine or product, to practice in the case of a process, or to operate in the case of a machine, under such conditions as to establish that the invention is being worked and that its benefits are reasonably accessible to the public. See 10 CFR 81.2
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.