TITLE

Olympic rules snackle agents

AUTHOR(S)
Herman, Chloe
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);3/19/2010, Vol. 5, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that travel agents are warned that they risk criminal prosecution if they don't adhere to stringent trademark and copyright laws during Olympics in London, England. The warning came at the first meeting of an Olympics working party organized by the Prevention of Fraud in Travel Group (Profit). Profit chairman Barry Gooch said the working group would be looking at how agencies could still sell Olympic packages but stay within the law.
ACCESSION #
49113787

 

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