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Intellectual property cross-overs in the real and fantasy worlds

Have you wanted to visit the Maclaren’s Pub or Central Perk and live your moment from How I Met Your Mother or Friends? Have you wanted to taste the Bertie Bott’s Every Bean Flavour from the Harry Potter Series or wished the Bat Mobile was real?! I’m sure we all have wanted to live or rather re-live some form of fantasy and in fact some of it has been made possible! However, as someone working in the field of intellectual property, I’m forced to think of the fictional products in the real world from the IP perspective.

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