Mineral Rights

Business / Real Estate / Mineral Rights: Rights to subsurface land and profits. Nornally, when real property is conveyed, it includes everything above and below the surface of the land, except where specified by the grantor.

Purchase Of Development Rights (PDR)

Business / Agriculture / Purchase Of Development Rights (PDR): The acquisition of property development rights through voluntary sale by the landowner to a government agency or land trust. The government agency or land trust acquiring development rights typically MORE

Property Rights

Business / Finance / Property Rights: Rights of individuals and companies to own and use property as they see fit and to receive the stream of income that their property generates. MORE

Rights Of Survivorship

Business / Taxes / Rights Of Survivorship: If two or more people own property jointly with rights of survivorship and one of the owners should die, the deceased owner’s share of the property automatically passes to the surviving owners. This MORE

Rights Offering

Business / Finance / Rights Offering: Issuance to shareholders that allows them to purchase additional shares, usually at a discount to market price. Holdings of shareholders who do not exercise rights are usually diluted by the offering. MORE

Rights-On

Business / Finance / Rights-On: Shares trading with rights attached to them. MORE

Patient Bill Of Rights

Health / Health Insurance / Patient Bill Of Rights: Refers to the Consumer Bill of Rights and Responsibilities, a report prepared by the President's Advisory Commission on Consumer Protection and Quality in the Health Care Industry in an effort to ensu MORE

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