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WWE Files New NXT UK Trademarks

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WWE filed for the trademarks of six NXT UK talents on Thursday, October 1st. The list of names includes:

  • Kay Lee Ray
  • Amir Jordan
  • A-Kid
  • Aoife Valkyrie
  • Amale

 
French wXw graduate Amale signed with the company in August earlier this year, whilst current NXT UK Women’s Champion Kay Lee Ray’s title reign recently surpassed an impressive 400 days.

The following statement was given regarding the trademark filings:

IC 041. US 100 101 107. G & S: Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibitions and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer rendered live and through broadcast media including television and radio, and via the internet or commercial online service; providing wrestling news and information via a global computer network; providing information in the fields of sports and entertainment via an online community portal; providing a website in the field of sports entertainment information; fan club services, namely, organizing sporting events in the field of wrestling for wrestling fan club members; organizing social entertainment events for entertainment purposes for wrestling fan club members; providing online newsletters in the fields of sports entertainment; online journals, namely blogs, in the field of sports entertainment

NXT UK returned from its four-month hiatus on September 17th, emanating from the BT Sport studio in East London; with the brand’s current focal point being the inaugural NXT UK Heritage Cup Championship.

On the same day as it filed for the NXT UK trademarks, WWE also filed for the ‘Austin 3:16’ name – the phrase made famous by Stone Cold Steve Austin at the 1996 King of the Ring pay-per-view.

The following description was given:

IC 041. US 100 101 107. G & S: Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibitions and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer rendered live and through broadcast media including television and radio, and via the internet or commercial online service; providing wrestling news and information via a global computer network; providing information in the fields of sports and entertainment via an online community portal; providing a website in the field of sports entertainment information; providing online newsletters in the fields of sports entertainment; online journals, namely blogs, in the field of sports entertainment. FIRST USE: 19970117. FIRST USE IN COMMERCE: 19970117