Taking your name in vain

When another organisation has a similar name to your charity, this can raise reputational and financial risks that need careful consideration.

Catharina Waller explains how a charity can respond if it finds that a non-charitable company is using an identical or similar name.


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All content on this page is correct as of November 21, 2019.