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Wednesday, June 11, 2008

An Interlocking Block Moniker

A couple in Sweden will be allowed to name their son "Lego."

Couples have previously run into trouble with the names Ikea, Veranda, Metallica and the use of Elvis for a girl.

The Swedish Administrative Court of Appeals overruled an earlier decision to stop them naming their child after the brightly coloured plastic building blocks. [Link]

Rurality

I thought Japan was the only country that had laws about unusual names. Are there a lot of others?

Chris

I know that Portugal and Iceland also have such laws.

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