The sublicense clauses contained in a patent license agreement allow the licensee to select sublicenses that could better commercialize a patent. Such an agreement benefits both the licensor and the licensee by giving the licensee the flexibility to recover the expertise or resources of an appropriate third party. 1.2. Liability for Sub-Licenses. For the purposes of this Agreement,. . . (a) the licensee is responsible for the conduct of all sub-licensors and 1.1. sublicense. The licensee may sublicens patent rights on sublicensing sublicenses, but only with the prior written consent of the licensor, which the licensor may not inappropriately refuse or delay. . (b) the activities of all sub-licensors shall be considered to be the activities of the licensee. .