WWE have been busy filing more trademarks than anyone can keep up with lately and they’re not finished yet. According to PWInsider, the company have applied for the rights to NXT UK stars Johnny Saint, Jinny, Joseph Conners and Kenny Williams.
Along with the NXT UK talent, the promotion also sought to capture the rights for Levi Muir and Dominik on October 13. It was previously reported that WWE had filed for Dominik Mysterio.
The filings for Goods and Services read:
“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.”
The news comes after Inside the Ropes reported that the company had applied for the trademarks, WWE Saturday Morning Slam which ran on the CW Network from 2012-2013, WWE Livewire, Flash Morgan Webster, Ilja Dragunov, Isla Dawn and Jack Starz.
Currently on NXT UK, Jinny has her eyes set on NXT UK Women’s Champion Kay Lee Ray, Joseph Conners bowed out of the brand’s Heritage Cup Tournament at the hands of Dave Mastiff and Kenny Williams will battle Trent Seven this coming Thursday in the First Round after outlasting Amir Jordan and Ashton Smith in a Triple Threat Wildcard Match.
NXT UK General Manager Johnny Saint has been absent from the brand since it’s re-launch.
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