Licensee Legal Meaning and Definition

Here is a simplified definition of the legal term Licensee.

Licensee (noun)

A licensee is an individual or a legal entity (like a company) who has been granted legal permission from governmental or regulatory bodies to perform specific activities or actions. These activities are typically controlled or limited due to legal regulations or policy. For example, a licensee might have the legal authority to sell alcohol, practice medicine, or broadcast television programs.