British Royal Family News suggests that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are probably hoping they can rewind and erase 2020, just like the rest of the world right now. That’s because there’s a new report that says the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have hit a bit of a snag with their new charitable foundation, Archwell. According to reports, the U.S. patenting and trademarking documents show their application has not been approved due to errors. Here’s what you need to know.
According to Britain’s The Sun, a trademark attorney who reviewed the application found a number of issues that need to be fixed within six months or it will be “abandoned.” The couple’s trademark attorney who reviewed the application found a number of issues that need to be fixed within six months or it will be “abandoned.”
British Royal Family News: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Charitable Foundation Hits A Snag
Back in April, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex released a statement that explained the meaning behind the foundation’s name. They said at the time, “We connected to this concept for the charitable organization we hoped to build one day, and it became the inspiration for our son’s name. To do something of meaning, to do something that matters. Archewell is a name that combines an ancient word for strength and action, and another that evokes the deep resources we each must draw upon.”
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle also added that their nonprofit organization will aim to provide both education and emotional support, among other services. However, they also said that they were in no hurry to roll out their new project, especially since everyone on lockdown because of the global coronavirus pandemic. “Like you, our focus is on supporting efforts to tackle the global COVID-19 pandemic, but faced with this information coming to light, we felt compelled to share the story of how this came to be,” their statement continued.
So far Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have made no comments about any of the recent reports about Archewell or what their next steps will be. We will definitely update you with all of the latest information as it comes in. In the meantime, let us know what you think by leaving us a line with your thoughts in our comments section below. And as always, don’t forget to check back with Daily Soap Dish for all of the latest news on Queen Elizabeth, Prince Harry, Meghan Markle and the rest of the royal family right here. For more royal and celeb baby news, come back to Celeb Baby Laundry.