Trabber News

news about cheap fares and airlines from travel search engine Trabber

Stelios takes easyJet to court over branding

20 August 2008

Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou is taking easyJet, the airline that he founded, to the High Court to try to limit its ability to make money from activities that may clash with his other ventures. The surprising spat between the budget carrier and its founder stunned the City yesterday and threatens to limit the airline’s ability to raise revenues.

Sir Stelios founded easyJet in 1995, is still a board director and owns 16 per cent of the airline. He also owns the easyJet name through a company called easyGroup IP Licensing, which has brought the High Court action.

source: Times OnLine

Una respuesta a “Stelios takes easyJet to court over branding”

  1. Easy name may go in Stelios row - Trabber News dice:

    […] has drawn up plans to drop the Easy name if it cannot resolve a bitter row with the airline’s founder, Sir Stelios […]