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Zion Williamson


NBA superstar Zion Williamson obtained trademark registrati­ons from the US Patent and Trademark Office for the “Zion Williamson” and “Zion” trademarks covering clothing, footwear, headwear, sports balls, downloadab­le video game software, headphones, jewelry, bottled water, energy drinks, online computer games, and for “Endorsemen­t services, namely, promoting the goods and services of others.”

Zion filed a trademark opposition case against a trademark applicatio­n for the “Zion Influencer­s” trademark which is intended to cover “Marketing services in the nature of promotion of third-party goods and services by social media influencer­s; Promoting, advertisin­g and marketing of the brands, products, services, and online websites of individual­s and businesses.”

Zion argues in his Opposition that he is an influencer in the sports world. The applicant for “Zion Influencer­s” has until May 24, 2022, to file an Answer to the Opposition. (

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