Hockey

U.S. army takes aim at Golden Knights’ nickname

The U.S. Army has filed a challenge opposing the application of the NHL’s newest franchise to register the trademark “Vegas Golden Knights.” In a claim filed Wednesday with the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in suburban Washington, the Army claims it will be damaged by registration of the marque and says it has acquired […]

Tennis

Tennis player faces legal action over Special K nickname

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Thanasi Kokkinakis was defeated in round one of the French Open by Japanese eighth seed Kei Nishikor Cereal company Kellogg’s has taken legal action to stop Australian tennis player Thanasi Kokkinakis from using his nickname Special K commercially. It initiated court proceedings to defend the Special K trademark which […]