Harry and Meghan are rebranding once more.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who stepped again from royal duties final month, is not going to be permitted to use the phrase “royal” for his or her non-public initiatives, their spokesperson advised a number of U.K. media retailers.
The couple will announce a brand new identify for his or her non-profit group this spring, the assertion added.
Last 12 months, the couple submitted trademark purposes for the “Sussex Royal” model and deliberate to launch the “Sussex Royal Foundation” this 12 months. The trademark purposes have been filed “as protective measures,” the assertion stated, and have been eliminated.
“(G)iven the specific U.K. government rules surrounding use of the word ‘Royal,’ it has been therefore agreed that their non-profit organisation, when it is announced this Spring, will not be named Sussex Royal Foundation,” the assertion cited by U.K. media stated.
“The Duke and Duchess of Sussex do not intend to use ‘SussexRoyal’ in any territory post Spring 2020,” it continued.
The identify “SussexRoyal” is at present each the deal with for Harry and Meghan’s not too long ago launched web site and their widespread Instagram account, which has greater than 11 million followers.