Gerard Tyrell is the legal adviser to William and Kate. He is a considered an expert in the areas of litigation, information protection, privacy and defamation.
Presumably on his advice, William and Kate (and also Prince Harry) have recently registered companies, which are presently dormant, to protect their “brand” and intellectual property rights. The registration of these entites may protect them from others exploiting their image for profit.
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