Although it’s tempting to burn your course work upon graduation, the case of Oonagh Byrne (23) highlights the folly of such an action. Byrne designed a logo for the British Lace Federation as part of her final-year project at Nottingham Trent University. And the federation liked it so much, it’s encouraging retailers to use it as a hallmark device denoting products made using Nottingham lace-industry techniques. Unfortunately, the federation is not paying for the logo, but it’s still good to see it championing students’ work.
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The company is claiming that it dismissed Conze in October for revealing confidential information, and has now filed a lawsuit against him.
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