2 BC private career colleges accused of misusing VCC trademark

August 27, 2009

In a news release issued Wednesday, Vancouver Community College states that BC's Private Career Training Institutions Agency is accusing 2 of its members of predatory advertising. The schools have allegedly been misusing VCC's licensed trademark. PCTIA bylaws disallow members from using competitors' names, logos, or trademarks to steer Internet browsers in their direction. The community college had previously contacted Vancouver Career College about it misappropriating the VCC trademark. VCC News Release