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How The Bachelor Respected Canada’s Flag Law

The Canadian flag was blurred on “The Bachelor” season 28 because of Canada’s Trade-marks Act. This law protects the flag from unauthorized use in commercial activities. ABC needed permission to show the flag on TV, but they did not have it.

How The Bachelor Respected Canada’s Flag Law

When Maria Georgas, a contestant from Ontario, gave a small flag to Joey Graziadei, the lead, it was blurred. This was ABC’s way of following the law and honoring the flag’s trademark status in Canada. They showed their awareness and care for the legal issues of using national symbols on TV.

When Maria Georgas, a contestant from Ontario, gave a small flag to Joey Graziadei.

Nina Norman is a certified book reviewer and editor with over 10 years of experience in the publishing industry. She has reviewed hundreds of books for reputable magazines and websites, such as The New York Times, The Guardian, and Goodreads. Nina has a master’s degree in comparative literature from Harvard University and a PhD in literary criticism from Oxford University. She is also the author of several acclaimed books on literary theory and analysis, such as The Art of Reading and How to Write a Book Review. Nina lives in London, England with her husband and two children. You can contact her at [email protected] or follow her on Website | Twitter | Facebook

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