RE: [Czechlist] Re: License agreement - mask work rights, national government
- Thank you Jirka, Melvyn and Alena very much for your suggestions!
> > 1. mask work rights = ???Hi Josef,
Here's a link that might sort you out:
Komora patentových zástupcù
... Integrované obvody se chrání pomocí svých topografií (mask work).
Topografií obvodu se pro úèely ochrany rozumí série jakkoli
zafixovaných nebo ...
... Pøíklad ochranné známky: Topografie polovodièù (angl. mask work).
> > 2. national government
--- In Czechlist@y..., "Jirka Bolech" <jirka.bolech@s...> wrote:
> In my humble opinion, it is not what you wrote but simply
> <ustredni vlada> of the whole country (nation).
I get that impression too from the American sites that mention local,
tribal, state and national government all in one breath (I understand
'state' here means places like Alabama).
You'll find that 'national' is also used in Britain in contexts where
'state' would be used here, e.g. a Czech "State Heritage Conservation
Institute" would sound a lot more "British" if we said something like
'National Heritage Conservation Trust' - not that I would advocate any
such thing, you understand.
I'd agree that a 'business prospect' will be a potential client (see