Royalties sentence example
But the strange odyssey of the royalties had one last, curious footnote.
The gross income for the year 1907 amounted to £2,702,228, of which £257,920 was paid to the Post Office in respect of royalties.
The right to mine for rubies by European methods and to levy royalties from persons working by native methods was leased to the Burma Ruby Mines Company, Limited, in 1889, and the lease was renewed in 1896 for 14 years at a rent of Rs.3,15,000 a year plus a share of the profits.
The national government, after reserving the mineral lands (1807) and attempting to lease them, concluded in 1847 to sell them, owing to the difficulty of preventing illegal entry and collecting royalties.
All tithes have been abolished, except those on cereals, carobs, silk cocoons, and, in the form of to% ad valorem export duties, those on cotton, linseed, aniseed and raisins (all other export duties and a fishing tax have been abolished); (4) sheep, goat, and pig tax; (5) an excise on wine, spirits and tobacco; (6) import duties; (7) stamps, court fees, royalties, licenses, &c.; (8) salt monopoly.Advertisement
As the rentf and royalties, excepting those on the turquoise mines, amount to about one-fifth of the net proceeds, it may be estimated that th value of the annual output does not exceed 50,000, while thi intrinsic value of the ores, particularly those of lead, iron, cohali and nickel, which have not yet been touched can be estimated al millions.
The goldfields of Minas Geraes in Brazil, discovered about 1693, brought a vast revenue in royalties to the Crown, which was thus enabled to govern without summoning the cortes to vote supply.
Revenue is derived from an ad valorem tax on all imports; the purchase and sale of animals; from royalties on trading concessions, and in other ways, including fees for the administration of justice.
In six years the work was completed in seventy-two volumes, and immediately achieved a general popularity; the publisher made a fortune out of it, and Cantu's royalties amounted, it is said, to 300,000 lire (12,000).
The public revenues are derived from import duties on foreign merchandise, from export duties on national produce, from internal taxes and royalties on liquors, cigarettes and tobacco, matches, hides and salt, from rentals of state emerald mines and pearl fisheries, from stamped paper, from port dues and from postal and telegraph charges.Advertisement
Revenue is derived chiefly from a poll-tax on natives of £I per annum, concession rents, royalties and customs. For the period1904-1909the revenue - apart from loans - was about £40,000 a year, the normal expenditure being approximately the same amount.
The revenues of the state are derived mainly from the general property tax, fees, licences, dispensary profits and phosphate royalties.
Versailles, where the delicate refinements of Italy and the grave politeness of Spain were fused and mingled with French vivacity, became the centre of national life and a model for foreign royalties; hence if Versailles has played a considerable part in the history of civilization, it also seriously modified the life of France.
Despite the birth of a dauphin (September 1729), which cut short the Spanish intrigues, the reconciliation was a lasting one (treaty of Seville); it led to common action in Italy, and to the installation of Spanish royalties at Parma, Piacenza, and soon after at Naples.
This argument to the pocket quickly had its effect, and licences were applied for in such numbers that, in royalties for the use of his process, Bessemer received a sum in all considerably exceeding a million sterling.Advertisement
It is reported that of the 6,000 Chinese farms which grow carnations, fewer than ten actually pay royalties to the Japanese company.
All the rights and royalties of the river crake belong to this manor, which is the property of Colonel Braddyll.
The young tykes who wrote it will get tuppence in royalties, which just might go toward paying their Prozac bills.
The recently created royalties sought from the papacy the conservation of their titles and the benediction of their crowns, and placed themselves voluntarily in its vassalage.
Finally, you might argue that fees paid as royalties to the owners of the intellectual property needed to build the Mercedes for $50 will not fall by a thousandfold.Advertisement
How much are songwriting royalties worth for this little exploit?
Another server keeps a track of the royalties owed to performers for each sale of their recording.
I 've never been paid all royalties for the five hundred songs I 've composed.
Artists ' earnings ability is being attacked in other ways - across Europe, mechanical royalties are under attack from increasingly powerful labels.
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In the middle of this trough came an unexpected turn of events which resulted in another windfall in publishing royalties.
Also that all copyright royalties are the entire responsibility of the person or persons placing the order.
They also claim that the government will pay out more in export rebates than it will receive in mining royalties.
They are in the market for anything from short stories to full-length novels, and pay 37 per cent royalties.
Withholding taxes, currently being 5.25 %, are only imposed on royalties paid to non-resident recipients not related to the payers.
The royalties from the book still pay for the upkeep of a rose garden at Bury Abbey.
The reason for that was due to the gift being from the royalties of his book in which he justified targeted violence against civilians.
In order to legally distribute CD wedding favors, you will need to obtain permission so that royalties can be paid to whom they are due.
Well, we all know it certainly isn't from his royalties for Playing with Fire.
A part of the fee from the subscription goes towards paying royalties to the the publishers and developers of the games.
Sadly, after all of this, the Tetris creator (Pazhitnov) did not get any royalties for the game until 1995.
In 1996, Pajitnov formed The Tetris Company LLC in an attempt to get royalties from his Tetris brand.
Singer had to pay Howe patent royalties from each machine sold.
The royalties from the sales of Monopoly made Darrow a millionaire.
Some songwriters receive an advance, which is charged against future royalties, or an outright upfront payment for their song, although some do not.
The real bread and butter for songwriters is royalties.
Mechnical Royalties - Royalties paid when a recorded version of one of their songs is sold.
Performance Rights Royalties - Royalties paid when one of their songs is performed live or in some countries, when it is played on the radio.
While they do not make royalties or benefit from long-term credits, ghost writing provides the author with practical writing experience and a pay check.
It's not uncommon for writers to make $100 or more per month in royalties from their eHow articles.
Write articles on the topic of your choice at Associated Content for a chance to earn both an upfront payment and ongoing royalties.
Agents must negotiate with publishers over issues relating to rights, contracts, and royalties in order to make sure their clients' interests are protected.
Royalty Payments - In some cases, ghost writers are paid royalties on the sale of their work.
The prize for the contest is a publishing contract for a hardcover and paperback edition of the novel, $1,500 in cash and a $7,500 advance against royalties.
In 2008, the Performing Rights Society, which is the UK association tasked with collecting royalties on behalf of member musicians, conducted a study to identify the most recognized music in Great Britain.
Public domain music can also be used in movies, television shows and other mediums without paying royalties.
Simonon says he wrote "Brixton" in order to receive royalties like Strummer and Jones were.
As the technology became more and more popular, the labels, and some artists, began to wonder how they were going to collect royalties without any regulation of this trading.
It was a double album released for the price of a single one, so it took the record company (CBS) twice as long to make back their money, which led to a delay in the Clash receiving their royalties.
After that, the legal troubles just kept on coming with Napster, until finally, in March 2002, they paid the major record labels $26 million in back royalties, $10 million in future royalties, and shut its doors as a P2P trading site.
Eventually, they let him go to Columbia, but insisted that their logo appear on his next five albums and that they receive 25% of his royalties for those albums.
Of course, you're not so much worried about who is collecting the royalties as you are interested in hearing the song, right?
Ten years later, however, shortly before Jackson's death, she sued Jackson for unpaid royalties.
Jackson sold the rights to the video to Nederlander Organization to adapt into a stage production; Landis said he had not received royalties for four years.
No resolution on the royalties was reached before Jackson's death.
Warner receives an estimated $2 million per year in royalties for the song.
Technically, royalties should be paid for any performance in a place that is open to a public or at which the majority of the people are not related and sing the song, and Warner attempts collection as often as possible.
Once the song becomes public domain, royalties will no longer be collected for any performance of the song in any medium.
The chief sources of revenue are customs, mining royalties, railways, native revenue (poll tax and passes), posts and telegraphs, stamp and transfer duties, land revenue and taxes on trades and professions.
Coal lying under the sea below low-water mark belongs to the crown, and can only be worked upon payment of royalties, even when it is approached from shafts sunk upon land in private ownership. In the Forest of Dean, which is the property of the crown as a royal forest,there are certain curious rights held by a portion of the inhabitants known as the Free Miners of the Forest, who are entitled to mine for coal and iron ore, under leases, known as gales, granted by the principal agent or gaveller representing the crown, in tracts not otherwise occupied.
The mines of argentiferous lead, belonging to Greenwich Hospital, London, were formerly of great value, and it was in order that royalties on the Alston lead mines and on those elsewhere in the county might be jointly collected that the parish was first included within the borders of Cumberland, in the 18th century.
A further cause has been competition offered by the telephone service, but against this the Post Office has received royalties from telephone companies and revenue from trunk telephone lines.
It had paid the Post Office in royalties already £1,848,000, and the Post Office under the agreement would step into the business in 1911 by merely paying for the plant employed.