Trademarks have to be registered for each "class" of business you want to protect. The Element 14 ownership of the word "Acorn" seems merely to be a trademark over printed publications, not over computers. But it does have a pretty comprehensive trademark of the nut part of the Acorn logo.
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RISC OS artist wows public with digital artwork A RISC OS-using artist has described exhibiting his digitally-created work in a public gallery as a "rewarding experience". Richard Ashbery, who used ArtWorks and Photodesk to create his images, showed off patterns and colourful illustrations to punters, who told him his work made a change from the oils and watercolour masterpieces usually exhibited. 1 comment, latest by socris on 18/11/08 4:23PM. Published: 17 Nov 2008