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… film rentals. Thus he pioneered the concept, now the accepted practice in the film industry, by which the distributor charges the exhibitor a percentage of box-office receipts.

Zilinskiene donates a percentage of Today Translations’ net profits from online sales to the UK Fairtrade Foundation.

… patent royalties on unpatented products. In Zenith Radio Corp. v. Hazeltine Research, Inc., 395 U.S. 100 (1969), the Supreme Court held that requiring a patent licensee to pay a percentage of its total patented and non-patented product sales…

Zeffirelli’s first film as director was a version of The Taming of the Shrew (1967), originally intended for Sophia Loren and Marcello Mastroianni but finally including the Hollywood stars Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton instead. Taylor and Burton helped fund production and took a percentage of the profits rather than their normal salaries.

Zazzala reappeared in JLA volume 3, #34 (October 1999), when Lex Luthor contacts her to join his Injustice Gang. She agrees, freeing The General from his asteroid prison in exchange for a percentage of Earth’s population to become her…

YouCaring is a crowdfunding website for personal, medical, and charitable causes. The company is a Certified B corporation based in San Francisco, California. YouCaring does not take a percentage of funds raised on its site, or charge…

… did not take off for over a year. After the announcement of Vaastu Prakaara by Bhat, who would co-produce the film, he announced that a percentage of the film’s profits would go to Subbu and Kumar, considering the average performances of Mani and Ranga SSLC.

… booming in the late 1920s and several clubs saw this as a way to supplement their income. A company offered to lease Shawfield in 1926 and also give a percentage of the gate money to Clyde. It seemed too good to be true; and it proved to be so. Animal racing was forbidden in the deeds of Shawfield and the League was very set against greyhound racing in general.

Yellow cards affect defense and evasion. They range in value from +3 to +9, as well as A, and D. If used on the dungeon grid map, the cards increase the hunter’s ability to avoid traps by a percentage of the card’s value x10. For example,…

Xmedia Recode includes a bitrate calculator capable of sizing videos to fit various media including CD-R, DVD-5 (4.7 GB), DVD-9 (8.5 GB), and memory cards ranging from 128 MB to 32 GB. Videos can be calculated to a percentage of the selected media or a specific filesize. Unlike most bitrate calculators, it calculates the video and audio streams together.

Wyoming has a good hydropower resource as a percentage of the state’s electricity generation. For additional resource information, check out the Idaho National Laboratory’s Virtual Hydropower Prospector (VHP). VHP is a convenient…

Worldwide production of Ford Transits takes place in two facilities; all European Transit production is from Ford Otosan in Kocaeli Province, Turkey; this factory will also provide a percentage of global exports. North American production…

… of a dynamic money sink is the fee charged to use the auction house. A percentage of the sale price on all auction house purchases is taxed by the game, removing that money from the system. Because it is a percentage, in times of inflation more money will be removed from the system, helping to curb the inflation.

WorkSafe oversees Victoria’s workers compensation system which provides financial as well as health and related support to people who have been hurt in the course of their work. The system is funded by Victorian employers who pay a

Wood-cement compatibility is the ratio of a parameter related to the property of a wood-cement composite to that of a neat cement paste. The compatibility is often expressed as a percentage value. To determine wood-cement compatibility,…

Wood is a hygroscopic material, which means it naturally absorbs and releases water to balance its internal moisture content with the surrounding environment. The moisture content of wood is measured by the weight of water as a percentage of…

… years of age), even compared to other African countries. 9.8% of girls who are not yet 18 in Mali are mothers, a percentage that is almost 5 times that of Nigeria and Togo. Mali has one of the highest infant mortality rates as well, reaching…

… inherited in the animal differs greatly and is recorded in a percentage form. The general layout for describing the percentage of wolfdogs is as follows: 1-49% is considered low content (LC), 50-74% is considered to be mid-content (MC), and…

Within agriculture, production of crops has decreased while the production of animal products has increased. Crops as a percentage of agricultural production dropped from 34% in 1988 to 25.8% in 1993. One of the leading milk producers in…

Within a few years, the Bank Club, owned by George Wingfield, Bill Graham, and Jim McKay, was the state’s largest employer and the largest casino in the world. Wingfield owned most of the buildings in town that housed gaming and took a percentage of the profits, along with his rent.

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