Nike Inc has submitted a trademark application for the word ‘cryptokicks’, signalling it may be gearing up to launch its own digital currency and a host of cryptocurrency related products.The application, filed on April, 19, outlines how the company‘s proposed digital currency could be used by an online community.
情報源: Nike’s ‘cryptokicks’ trademark application hints at its new blockchain ambitions
Word Mark CRYPTOKICKS
Serial Number 88394295
Filing Date April 19, 2019
Current Basis 1B
Owner (APPLICANT) Nike, Inc. CORPORATION OREGON One Bowerman Drive Beaverton OREGON 97005
Nike Is Releasing A Cryptocurrency – CryptoKicks
The similarities of the Nike/UNDEFEATED logo released this week and the USNA Crest are undeniable and we believe their logo is clearly an infringement under trademark law.
情報源: Navy accuses Nike of trademark infringement over new crest logo – SBNation.com
Nike and LA-based brand Undefeated were scheduled to release a collaborative collection, but the crest used by the companies was widely criticized for its resemblance to the US Naval Academy’s coat of arms.
情報源: Nike drops clothing line after US Naval Academy claims trademark infringement
Naval Academy to Nike: Stop using logo similar to our crest、0:21