Each year, America's Road Team Captains provide a tremendous service as industry ambassadors to help further our important issues of essentiality
, safety and sustainability," said Goran Nyberg, president, Volvo Trucks North American Sales & Marketing.
We send the letter of essentiality
to the state DOT's so the states can expedite the permits," said transportation management coordinator Steve Beck.
The special report 'Keys to Uncovering General Government Bond Project-Related Default Risks: Essentiality
, Affordability, and Feasibility' is now available at 'www.
The judicial determination of essentiality
is in addition to Nokia's withdrawal of its challenge to the essentiality
of another patent, European Patent (UK) 0,515,675 relating to pilot codes, effectively conceding that that patent is essential as well.
The foundation for the rating is the essentiality
of mass transit service to the economic viability of New York City, as well as mass transit's ripple effect as it braces the Tri-State region's suburban economies by serving as the final segment in the majority of commuters' journey to NYC's central business district.
Any party that believes it has patents that are essential to the Blu-ray Disc(TM) standard and wishes to join the Blu-ray Disc(TM) Patent Portfolio License is invited to submit them for evaluation of their essentiality
to the standard by MPEG LA's patent evaluators.
The rating reflects the state's very conservative approach to debt and its long record of balanced financial operations as well as the project's high essentiality
and strong lease provisions.
The 'A' ratings reflect the state's long-term credit quality, strong lease structure, and the leased assets' essentiality
The high essentiality
of the leased assets, three state prisons, and strong legal features assure legislative appropriation and rental payment.
The 'A+' rating on the COPs reflects the county's consistently strong tax base growth, moderate debt levels, low tax rate, and the essentiality
of the funded projects.