Two shops selling pirated Atlas Books sealed
Pettah police raided, two wholesale shops selling Atlas pirated
books, abusing the Atlas trademark and brand name, the leading
stationery manufacturer said. The shops were sealed after a warrant was
issued by the Colombo Magistrates Court.
Atlas, recently obtained the exclusive licence to publish images of
several popular children's cartoon characters and super heroes on its
range of stationery products including images of Marvel Superheroes,
Wolverine, Thor, Iron Man the First Avenger and Spiderman. The company
also obtained rights for the Ben 10 range of images, including Ben 10,
Ben 10 Alien Force and Ben 10 Ultimate, as well as children's cartoon,
The Power puff Girls.