HedgEndThe launch of furniture retailer Fabb Sofas has moved a step closer after owners and management applied to trademark the name with IP authorities.

An EU community trademark of the name Fabb Sofas was filed earlier this spring by London law firm Kilburn & Strode LLP on behalf of Fabb Projects Ltd.

Fabb Projects’ management team comprises former senior DFS employees (see related) and the grown-up children of DFS founder Lord Kirkham.

The trademark application covers three classes: Class 20 covering furniture and associated productions; Class 35 spanning retail and ecommerce; and Class 36, which covers loan, credit and lease financing services.

Other IP assets already under Fabb Projects’ ownership including the web domains Fabbsofas.com and Sofabb.com.

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