"Nike has a potentially difficult PR path to navigate: retaining legal control of the RF brand may be a Pyrrhic victory if it means alienating Federer’s passionate and loyal fanbase on whom the value of the brand presumably rests," Pang said.“As always, much will depend on the contract between Nike and Roger Federer, and whether and to what extent provision was made for such an eventuality.“On the face of it, Nike’s legal position seems strong. Federer gets RF logo back from Nike, two years after moving to Uniqlo . The delay was to allow the sale of the rest of Nike's Federer apparel.Shelby Rogers ousts Serena in Lexington; Gauff and Brady join in semisHalep cruises into Prague semis, Mertens outlasts BouchardATP updates provisional calendar, with indoor events and tour finalsBianca Andreescu won't play US Open, ensuring two new singles champsFederer has not used the logo on his shirts since switching clothing companies two years ago, when he began wearing Uniqlo in an agreement rumored at $30 million annually.
In that case, it would also be in a position to prevent Federer or any third parties (i.e. https://www.express.co.uk/.../Roger-Federer-Nike-UNIQLO-RF-logo-Wimbledon
Roger Federer stunned the tennis world without even hitting a ball, as he announced his new partnership with clothing brand Uniqlo this afternoon in typical understated style. It was confirmed on Monday that Federer, 36, has ditched Nike to sign a 10-year deal with Japanese sportswear giants UNIQLO.The new contract earns him £22.5million-a-year - nearly three times the £7.5m deal he had with Nike.However, Nike still own the RF logo and the rights have not been transferred to Federer - despite the player's public pleas for it to happen.It's likely UNIQLO will have to pay a huge fee to Nike to get the logo themselves but the situation could drag on for months.Although Jacqueline Pang, the trade mark attorney at specialist IP law firm Mewburn Ellis, believes Nike are playing a risky game.
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However, this might be scant comfort where the RF logo has also become synonymous with the man.“Federer’s confident comments in his Wimbledon first round post-match interview may suggest that talks are already underway for the rights in the brand to be transferred to him or that there is provision in the contract to that effect. 4-ranked Federer is off the tour following knee surgery and is scheduled to start play again during the grasscourt season.Zoom Q&A: Math guru Marie Bouzkova finds solution in hibachi deliveryAussie Open planning bubbles, limited crowds, no drop in prize moneyFrench Open in need of government permission to allow fan attendanceMatch of the Day: Jennifer Brady vs. Coco Gauff, Lexington semifinalsDjokovic commits to New York swing for Cincinnati and the US OpenHow it happened: Serena wins high-quality clash vs. Venus in Lexington It owns a number of trade mark registrations around the world for the RF logo and presumably also owns the copyright. The delay was to allow the sale of the rest of Nike's Federer apparel. Roger Federer's move from Nike to Uniqlo shocked his fanbase—and the fashion world—pretty hard.
"Barring anything in the contract to the contrary, it could retain ownership of the brand and continue to exploit it. By Kamakshi Tandon.
The Swiss player has proved his dominance on court with 20 Grand Slam titles and 103 career ATP titles. Another odd result of this partnership is Uniqlo’s Roger Federer logo. They are mine.’" See today's front and back pages, download the newspaper, newspaper archive.Roger Federer has left Nike but they still own his RF logo Novak Djokovic offers advice on achieving Federer and Nadal greatnessRoger Federer: Andre Agassi picks dream Wimbledon final opponentRoger Federer has joined UNIQLO but is still wearing Nike shoes
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