12 October 2020TrademarksSarah Morgan

Barclays claims cybersquatters using ‘Lehman Brothers’ TMs

Financial services company Barclays has accused a group of using the ‘Lehman Brothers’ trademarks to operate a fake website offering fraudulent financial services.

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