October 24, 2021

U.S Patent Office cancels Redskins’ ‘Disparaging’ trademark

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By Adam K. Raymond From New York Magazine Eight years after a group of Native Americans filed a lawsuit seeking to repeal the Washington Redskins trademark, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has done just that. The team’s name, the ruling says, is “disparaging to Native Americans” and trademarks that “disparage” or engender “contempt or […]