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From: <OROBOYZ@aol.com>
Date: Tue, 6 Jul 2004 18:21:14 EDT
To: classicrendezvous@bikelist.org
Subject: [CR] =?utf-8?q?Re=3A_Your_application_to_regis?= =?utf-8?b?dGVyICYgdHJhZGVtYXJrICJVIFIgQSBHT0TihKLCriI=?=

<< and incidentally, the phrase "U R A GOD!" is registered and trademarked by e-RICHIE and should be more correctly be posted as "U R A GOD\u2122®">>

<< Fwd: Bureau of International Trade Mark and Business Nomenclature Washington, DC

Dear sirs: Your application for brand registration and trademark ownership for the phrase "URAGOD" has been reviewed by staff and we must inform you that your request must be denied. Please note that such marks must function with or without spaces to avoid conflict and misapplication.

The usage phrase "URAGOD" was judged to potentially or actually infringe upon the duly licensed term in use, that being "URAGO\u2122®."

For informational purposes, you should be informed that the usage phrase "Urago\u2122®" has been found abandoned and newly registered and obtained on April 1, 2001 by World China & Indonesia Bicycle Corp. of Slimebag Flats, TX. This LLC company also has acquired Alcyon, Herse, Gloria, Allin, Flying Scot, McLean, Philbrook, Rudge, Waller, Bobet, Caminade, Terrot, LeJeune, Bartali, Galmozzi, Lygie, Pogliaghi, Rigi, Torpado and others. The company intends to have these bicycle brands manufactured in China, India, or similar local, to the lowest bidder..

Thank you and better luck in the future selecting a trade mark.

P.T. Barnum, agent >>

Dale Brown
Greensboro, NC