UO drops licensing change

UO drops licensing change

The University of Oregon dropped a change to its trademark policy that would have affected small apparel makers.

The policies would have meant job losses at several Oregon businesses, including some in the immediate Eugene-Springfield area, business owners said. They were overjoyed to hear about the university’s change of heart.

Triangle Graphics in Eugene, which has made Duck-­licensed products for more than two decades, faced trimming positions from its eight-person work force, owner John Henzie said Thursday.

Read more at The Register-Guard.