Comments for: Redskins’ ‘disparaging’ trademark canceled by patent office

Posted June 18, 2014, at 10:33 a.m.
Last modified June 18, 2014, at 4:02 p.m.

WASHINGTON — The Washington Redskins football team’s trademark registration for its nickname was canceled Wednesday by a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office appeals board, limiting the club’s ability to prevent its use by others. The ruling doesn’t prevent the National Football League franchise from continuing to use the nickname, the …

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