Nicest cease and desist letter ever

A classic lesson from old No.7 that asking nicely and focusing on a win-win can pay MASSIVE dividends for all parties concerned. Check out the full article about this letter here at Forbes

Cheers to you Jack…

The reality of the situation is that this is actually typical action. I sent this letter to my network of lawyers and their unanimous response was along the lines of

“Ha!   These are the letters they send out when they haven’t got a legal leg to stand on.   The newspaper we act for still regularly receives very polite letters from the US owner of a US trade mark very politely asking the paper to stop using the plain English words which correspond with its trade mark.  As if.  You can also guarantee that if they had a legal leg to stand on the letter would be very different in tone.” 


One thought on “Nicest cease and desist letter ever

  1. thesikri says:

    Reblogged this on thesikri.

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