A thoughtlessly selected band name can cause trouble. In the 70s, the American soul singer Smokey Robinson (actually William Robinson) of the distinguished quartet to Chris Norman the use of the group name Smokey. Therefore, the band was called Smokie - today's spelling - then.
Often there is also a problem when over the years a group disbands and some of the former members under the same band name want to experience further and produce.
We show protection options and regulatory proposals for band contracts.