All products and designs featured on this website including Magoo Mugs featured on any sales venue are protected under the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988. Unauthorised reproductions, facsimiles of the designs, product titles/ descriptions are not permitted and offenders may face legal action. All mug surface patterns featured on this site and other sales venues, are automatically protected through Community Unregistered Design Rights.

Magoo Design does not view copyright infringement as flattery and offenders who produce facsimiles for financial gain will face appropriate action.

‘Magoo’ is a registered trademark. Immediate action will be taken against attempted counterfeiting or passing off products claiming to be Magoo Mugs.

Magoo Design reserve the right to place an administration fee of £250 to gather evidence on infringing sellers. Further fees may be imposed for data information requests through lawyers.

Magoo Design also reserve the right to report infringing items without prior warning to online sales venues, Trading Standards and ISPs to assist in the removal of unauthorised material. As eBay VeRO members, we and our legal team actively patrol eBay listings for infringing content and will remove infringing content when appropriate.

Infringing sellers will be issued with a Cease and Desist Notice which will include an invoice for unauthorised sales. Non payment or failure to make any reasonable offer of payment will result in further action being taken to recover costs. Please note that costs will significantly rise in the event of such action. We advise all infringing sellers to seek legal advice in the event of a Cease and Desist Notice being issued.

Please note that there is no time limit between a Cease and Desist being issued and the commencement of legal action.  A Notice of Legal Proceedings  will be issued to sellers who ignore Cease and Desist Notices.

Magoo Design reserve the right to claim damages for account of profits, copyright infringement and legal costs.

If you have arrived at this page because your listing has been removed, we would encourage you to read this advice on copyright.


The images and text on this site must not be copied and pasted onto any other website or used in printed media. Retailers wishing to be supplied with stock images must request new images which will be provided free of charge. Retailers must use a variation of the text used in product descriptions.

All mug designs, product titles and text on the site  © Magoo Design 2002-2018


Images used for our blog site are licensed from Shutterstock Inc. Copyright is retained by Shutterstock and the photographer. Copying of these images is strictly prohibited.


All product titles and descriptions are for descriptive purposes only and do not imply endorsement of any registered or unregistered trademarks. If you feel that your trademark or copyright has been infringed, please contact Magoo Mugs using the contact sheet provided. We do not sell official licensed merchandise relating to TV, movie film, music or sporting memorabilia.