Tokyo 2020 Olympics committee throw-outs thieving entitlements over logo

Tokyo 2020 Olympics committee throw-outs thieving entitlements over logo


Tokyo Olympics organisers said that their logo design is unique and there is no problem with the design. After enquiries take place about possible plagiarism-allegation were made that their logo design is similar another design.

The emblem, exposed out previous week, mixed reviews from the Japanese public had already received. And danger level is increasing day by day to dent Japan’s reputation. On the other hand they are busy to host the summer Games in 2020.

Logo Designed by Kenjiro Sano,–includes black range and a red ring which represents Japanese flag and representation of the letter T.

The news spread on social media like fire, after the Belgian-based developer Olivier Debie uploaded the logo for the Théâtre de Liège in Belgium, with bunch of challenging explanation-seems to be similar to another logo.

According to NHK national television:

The logo also resembles to the logo uploaded by Spanish designer-in other to raise fund after natural disaster in Japan (March 2011).

The Tokyo 2020 organising committee said:

The design was being scanned before unveiled.

They said in a statement

“Prior to the selection of this design, the Tokyo 2020 organising committee conducted long, extensive and international verifications through a transparent process,”