Dear Olympics: Don’t Steal My Logo!

Blog Archives

Dear Olympics: Don’t Steal My Logo!

For this post, we’re happy to welcome guest author and legal savant, Erik Heels:

Tokyo-Olympics-Logo-Controversy

The Who, What, Where, When, Why, And How Of Trademarks

In September 2016, the logo for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo was accused of being similar to the logo for Belgium’s Théâtre de Liège. In the wake of the controversy, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) scrapped the logo and started over. But did they really need to?

Continue reading “Dear Olympics: Don’t Steal My Logo!” »