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13 July 2015Trademarks

Redskins eyes appeal against trademark ruling

The Washington Redskins has said it will appeal against a district court’s decision to uphold the cancellation of six of the club’s trademarks.

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9 July 2015   The Washington Redskins has been dealt a blow by a US district court after it reaffirmed a decision by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to cancel six of the club’s trademark registrations on grounds that they “may disparage” Native Americans.
17 August 2015   The US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit will hear the Washington Redskins trademark dispute next year and is asking both parties to submit final briefs by December.