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Beware of Trademark Scams
Beware of Trade Mark scams
In the past week we have received two more letters addressed to our clients, which were part of a recent fraudulent campaign to extract fees from trade mark owners.
This latest permutation has been reported, and this afternoon was added to the IPONZ watch list here.
If you receive any correspondence relating to your registered trade mark (or other IP rights), and you are unsure about it – check with an expert before considering further action.
Simply forward the email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Is this a scam?” We will provide a one word reply free of charge.
Clients of Saunders & Co should only ever receive notices and invoices regarding their intellectual property (IP) rights from us. Don’t send a payment to anyone else without checking first.
For a full review of your IP protection, arrange a no obligation IP Audit with Virginia Nichols.
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