Pingu's English Trademarks & Copyright Policy

The Linguaphone Group's umbrella website is from which the web addresses of its licensed country representatives can be located. Additional web sites are also used for tactical web marketing purposes.


The Linguaphone Group maintains and defends its brand names and trademarks via selected agencies who work alongside the trademark bodies of each country's government. A constant search for any infringements to our brands or copyrights is undertaken and suitable action taken to prevent or cease abuse.

The Pingu Character Set and all copyrights, trademarks and other proprietary rights in or associated with the Character Set are owned exclusively by JOKER, INC. d/b/a THE PYGOS GROUP.

Pingu's English, Linguaphone and Direct English are registered trademarks. Other product and company names mentioned herein may be trademarks or trade names of their respective owners. Your access to this site should not be construed as granting, by implication, or otherwise, any licence or right to use any marks appearing on the site without the prior written consent of the Linguaphone Group or the third party owner thereof.


The contents of the Pingu's English website pages are copyright LG & DE Limited 2007. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Reproduction, transfer, distribution or storage of part or all of the contents in any form without the prior written permission of the Linguaphone Group is prohibited except in accordance with the following terms.

The Linguaphone Group consents to you browsing the Pingu's English website pages on your computer or printing copies of extracts from these pages for your personal use only and not for redistribution unless consented to in writing by the Linguaphone Group.

Individual documents in our website pages may be subject to additional terms indicated in those documents. The use of this site and the content therein, is permitted to private, non-commercial use. The use of press releases and other documents classified as public is permitted in public communications if the source for the information has been stated.

This site and the contents herein are provided as a convenience to you. The contents of the Pingu's English website pages are provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. The Linguaphone Group does not warrant that its website pages will be uninterrupted or error-free. The Linguaphone Group reserves the right to revise the pages or withdraw access to them at any time.