University of Kentucky tries to stop state’s ‘Team Kentucky’ slogan

By: | August 18, 2021

The University of Kentucky is trying to stop the state from trademarking the phrase “Team Kentucky”.

Yes, you read that correctly.

The state’s flagship university filed a notice of opposition Friday with a board in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to stop the commonwealth from trademarking the phrase, arguing that it would “likely … cause confusion” with the university’s Kentucky athletic clothing trademark, registered in 1997.

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