Definition of License fee
1. Noun. A fee paid to the government for the privilege of being licensed to do something (as selling liquor or practicing medicine).
Category relationships: Medical Specialty, Medicine
Generic synonyms: Fee
Lexicographical Neighbors of License Fee
Literary usage of License fee
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1903)
"rendered upon a verdict in favor of the plaintiff in an action to recover license fee« lor telegraph poles and wires. Affirmed. ..."
2. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1920)
" It is Insisted for the state that the license fee, provided for in the public law, is one of ownership merely, and in no way affects the provision in ..."
3. Commentaries on the Law of Municipal Corporations by John Forrest Dillon (1911)
"1; 104 NW 1009, where it «.is held that power to regulate and control the city streets does not confer power to exact a license fee from a telephone company ..."
4. United States Supreme Court Reports by United States Supreme Court, Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1901)
"In the first place, the license fee is levied, not on the ferry-boat, but on the ferry-keeper. The 1st section of the ordinance declares that no person ..."
5. The Law of Patents for Useful Inventions by William Callyhan Robinson (1890)
"Evidence Concerning Damages: Monopoly Enjoyed by Granting Licenses : license fee the Measure of Damages for Wrongful Acts which are Identical •with those ..."
6. Cyclopedia of the Law of Private Corporations by William Meade Fletcher (1919)
"a reasonable license fee, under the police power, to cover the expense of ... What is a "reasonable" license fee? This question is herein considered only ..."
7. Ruling Case Law as Developed and Established by the Decisions and by William Mark McKinney, Burdett Alberto Rich (1917)
"Even though the power to fix a license fee under this rule may not be expressly given by charter, it has been held that it may be exercised by a municipal ..."