US Trademark Filings
The latest US Trademark Applications are out, and make for interesting reading! Of the 1,200 odd applications filed, here’s a few you might find interesting! You can click on any of the pictures below to enlarge.
TESLAQUILA TRADEMARK APPLICATION
Back on 1 April 2018 Elon Musk made an April Fools joke about being found surrounded by bottles of Teslaquila. Well that has taken on a life of its own. In May 2018 Tesla Inc applied for a trademark in Mexico. Now, it has applied for it in the US.
Some man for one man.
Incidentally, the US lawyers have applied for this trademark based on the priority of the Mexican application. However, the Mexican application was for Teslaquilla (with 2 ‘l’s) and so actually this US trademark application will have to be amended or it will be refused (I think).
DREAMWORKS DRAGONS – DAWN OF THE NEW RIDERS – TRADEMARK APPLICATION
First there was ‘How to Train Your Dragon’, then there was ‘How to train your dragon 2’, somewhere along the line there was a short movie called ‘Dragons – Dawn of the Dragon Racers’ and now there appears to be another (presumably short) movie, ‘Dragons – Dawn of the New Riders
GREAT BURGER (BY GORDON RAMSAY) – TRADEMARK APPLICATION
Professional potty mouth, TV Star and part time chef Gordon Ramsay has filed an application for a restaurant in the US called ‘Great Burger’
According to the application details the G is “depicted as a burger bun sesame seeds”, which I can’t really see!