WWE Files Trademarks For Brock Lesnar, Paul Heyman & More

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WWE filed trademark applications for several performers last week.

The company filed to protect the following names with the US Patent and Trademark Office on January 9, 2020:

  • Brock Lesnar
  • Paul Heyman
  • Bobby Lashley
  • The Usos
  • AOP
  • Mojo Rawley
  • Lio Rush
  • Kayden Carter

There has been a lot of news regarding wrestling-related trademarks in recent months. Ric Flair and WWE have been at odds over who owns the rights to the name, “The Man” – a moniker used for decades by Ric Flair and more recently, Becky Lynch.

WWE and All Elite Wrestling (AEW) have been registering trademarks for old pay-per-view event names from WCW and ECW. Wrestlers have also been filing trademark applications left and right to protect their likenesses.

Below, we’ve rounded up some recent articles related to wrestling trademarks: