Who owns Olympic footage?

OTAB handles thousands of requests for Olympic footage per year. It is based in London, is managed on behalf of the IOC by Trans World International (TWI), and works in co-operation with the Olympic Museum in Lausanne.

Is Olympian copyrighted?

The USOC owns the trademarks to “Olympic,” “Olympian” and “Go For The Gold,” among many other words and phrases. … A trademark only gives the owner the right to control certain commercial uses of that mark. The law does not provide the trademark owner with “ownership” of a word or phrase.

Can I use Olympic footage?

Olympic footage can only be used for 48 hours following the completion of the event. “Archive material” can only be used with the express prior written consent of the IOC.

Who owns the rights to the Olympics?

The Olympic rings are the exclusive property of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). They are a mark protected around the world and cannot be used without the IOC’s prior written consent.

Can I use the word Olympic in my business name?

Businesses can’t use any of the Olympics’ trademarked words or phrases. These terms include: Olympic. Olympian.

Can you call something Olympics?

Use hashtags that include USOPC IP such as #OLYMPICS, #OLYMPIAN, #TeamUSA, #Paris2024, #GoForTheGold, or #GoTeamUSA to talk about the Games, the athletes, or Games-related sports performances from corporate social media accounts.

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Can I use the Olympic rings? The Olympic rings are the exclusive property of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). They are a mark protected around the world and cannot be used without the IOC’s prior written consent.

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