‘Possible’ IP concerns over Newcastle United’s sponsor-free shirt

04-08-2015

‘Possible’ IP concerns over Newcastle United’s sponsor-free shirt

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Supporters’ groups for English football team Newcastle United have launched an alternative shirt on which the club’s official sponsor has been removed, in an act that may raise intellectual property concerns.


Newcastle United, Wonga, Sports Direct, Mike Ashley, trademark, Magpie Brand

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