Burke, VA asked in Copyright, Patents (Intellectual Property) and Trademark for Virginia

Q: Can you use the phrase Monday night raw even though it’s a WWF show?

If one wanted to use it within the title of their own work. Is this a patent, trademark, or copyright issue?

2 Lawyer Answers
Kevin E. Flynn
Kevin E. Flynn
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  • Patents Lawyer
  • Chapel Hill, NC

A: This is not a patent issue.

Kevin E Flynn

Tania Maria Williams
Tania Maria Williams
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  • Trademarks Lawyer
  • West Palm Beach, FL

A: This is likely a trademark issue because the phrase is a slogan or tag line. It would depend on the use and what is protected for the WWF.

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