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Default WCF prevails over FIDE on tradename rights

Press release
For immediate release
26 October 2009


After a 17 year battle with FIDE, the World Chess Federation has
prevailed over FIDE and on October 13,2009 the Director of the US
Patent and Trademark office issued Trademark Registration Number
3,695,083. Attached is the certficate issued by the US Patent Office
and the necessary paperwork has been filed as well as per the 2002
Madrid Agreement which ensures the WCF now has its EXCLUSIVE trade
name rights to World Chess Federation as desired by co founder Bobby
Fischer. The WCF only regrets that Bobby did not live long enough to
see this historic day as FIDE has been advised to stop further
attempts to infringe on the certified Trade name rights of the WORLD
CHESS FEDERATION.


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Default WCF prevails over FIDE on tradename rights

On Oct 26, 2:12*pm, world chess federation
wrote:
Press release
For immediate release
26 October 2009

After a 17 year battle with FIDE, the World Chess Federation has
prevailed over FIDE and on October 13,2009 the Director of the US
Patent and Trademark office issued Trademark Registration Number
3,695,083. Attached is the certficate issued by the US Patent Office
and the necessary paperwork *has been filed as well as per the 2002
Madrid Agreement which ensures the WCF now has its EXCLUSIVE trade
name rights to World Chess Federation as desired by co founder Bobby
Fischer. The WCF only regrets that Bobby did not live long enough to
see this historic day as FIDE has been advised to stop further
attempts to infringe on the certified Trade name rights of the WORLD
CHESS FEDERATION.


Uh huh. Was the mail delivered by flying pig?
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