Fiji Time: 10:52 AM on Friday 28 August

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

FRU protects logo

Rashneel Kumar
Wednesday, January 29, 2014

THE Fiji Rugby Union is asking the companies and individuals to refrain from using its logo without proper authorisation.

In a statement, FRU said as the copyright owner, it had a number of exclusive rights under the Fiji Copyright Act (1999).

"These exclusive rights include the right to reproduce the FRU logo and the Flying Fijians name/image, and to publish and communicate the work to the public (including by way of sale, broadcast or putting the Logo and Flying Fijians name/image online).

"It is an infringement of the copyright law to do any of the acts comprised in the copyright in relation to the whole or a substantial part of the logo and the Flying Fijians name, without the permission or licence of the copyright owner.

"To rectify this infringement of the FRU's rights, we require that they immediately stop infringing the FRU's copyright and enter into a licence with the FRU for future use of the logo and Flying Fijians name/image."

FRU said it would undertake all appropriate steps to protect its trademark and its associated goodwill.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62450.6055
JPY 56.810253.8102
GBP 0.30290.2949
EUR 0.41450.4025
NZD 0.73480.7018
AUD 0.66190.6369
USD 0.47110.4541

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 27th August 2015

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Draunidalo hits back
  2. Who dares wins
  3. South Africa wins series
  4. Gavoka: Let police handle the situation
  5. Skull find
  6. State grants lease
  7. Closed session
  8. Police arrest farmer
  9. Brace for serious impact as dry spell continues
  10. Siwan is king!

Top Stories this Week

  1. Fall crowned queen Sunday (23 Aug)
  2. Birth by the river Tuesday (25 Aug)
  3. Guns in town Thursday (27 Aug)
  4. Sayed-Khaiyum responds to Karavaki warning Thursday (27 Aug)
  5. Deadly impact Saturday (22 Aug)
  6. Making the cut Monday (24 Aug)
  7. Military, police beef up manpower Tuesday (25 Aug)
  8. PM turns down Ratu Naiqama request Thursday (27 Aug)
  9. John quits 7s job Tuesday (25 Aug)
  10. Soldiers patrol town prior to sedition case Wednesday (26 Aug)