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Who’s News: Anish Mehta Leaves Cosmos-Maya to Launch New Venture

Anish Mehta, who built Cosmos-Maya into an animation juggernaut, is leaving the company to launch a new business venture. Following a 10-year stint building Cosmos-Maya—India’s most successful animation studio—from a 30-member team to a 1200+… . . . read more

Licensing Logistics: Shenzhen on COVID Alert Following Outbreak

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief The COVID-19 pandemic continues to threaten the licensing and consumer product industries, due to recent flareups in China. Recent reports from the Chinese government indicate the outbreak is… . . . read more

CAA Adds Some Vroom to McLaren’s Global Licensing Program

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter CAA Brand Management has been appointed by luxury car manufacturer, McLaren Automotive, to support its global consumer product licensing and brand extension program. Under the terms of the multi-year agreement,… . . . read more


Loyalty Partner for Miraculous across EMEA

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter Independent animation studio ZAG has signed an agreement with TCC Global as the exclusive loyalty partner for Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir in the EMEA region. “TCC Global… . . . read more

TV Licensing: BBC Lands Global Deal With Hasbro For Bluey Products

BBC Studios has sealed the deal for a global partnership with Hasbro for products inspired by the hit kids’ show Bluey. The Emmy-award winning Bluey, produced by Australia’s Ludo Studio, airs on Disney Junior, Disney Channel… . . . read more

Poll: Is Your Company Prepared for a Cold War With China?

TAKE THE POLL By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief For the licensing industry, these are dangerous times. As Russia prosecutes its brutal invasion of Ukraine, the US government and its NATO allies have made… . . . read more

Analysis: Is Licensing Industry Prepared For a Cold War With China?

US Sanctions Loom As China Continues Alliance With Russia During War in Ukraine By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Much has been written about the impact of the Ukraine War on the global economy,… . . . read more

Licensing Law: Spin Master Wins Key IP Legal Actions in China

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Canadian-based toymaker Spin Master announced it has won several landmark IP protection cases in the Chinese courts. While many Western companies have in the past complained about IP… . . . read more

Comics Licensing: WildBrain Bringing Peanuts To The India Market

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter WildBrain CPLG is expanding its multi‐territory representation deal with Peanuts Worldwide to include the massive Indian market. The company plans to release a local cross‐category consumer products programme that targets… . . . read more

Trademark Licensing: Kodak Signs Partner For Wireless Chargers in India

India will get access to Kodak’s innovative magnetic wireless chargers, thanks to a deal with Georgian Enterprises. The Bengaluru-based accessories maker announced the licensing partnership this week. Georgian will now be producing two new Magnetic… . . . read more