USPTO cancels REDSKINS trademark registrations

See here: http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/sports/Patent-Office-Cancels-6-Redskins-Trademarks-Washington-DC-Native-Americans-263643181.html?_osource=SocialFlowFB_CTBrand

The TTAB’s decision can be found here: http://ttabvue.uspto.gov/ttabvue/v?pno=92046185&pty=CAN&eno=199

Of course, this does not mean that the team has to change its name.  Considering the past statements of the owners, I suspect that they will remain the Washington Redskins for the foreseeable future.  I also suspect that the owners will appeal.  Stay tuned.

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