Tag: NFL

US Patent and Trademark Office Checkmates the Washington Redskins (Poll)

In a landmark decision reached earlier today, The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office [USPTO] has cancelled federal trademark protection for the term Washington Redskins after finding it “disparaging to Native Americans”. The ruling effectively permits third-party entities to use the branding without the threat of lawsuits, thus delivering a serious commercial blow to the defiant NFL …

Continue reading

  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •