DC Comics Opposes Registration Of "Jesus" Trademark


This is the trademark image applied for by Stacey Lane Holmsley last November, ,under the categories of "Decals; Decorative decals for vehicle windows; Magnetic decals; Temporary tattoo transfers" as part of a number of trademarks for sayings and phrases intended for that market.

While the image clearly says "Jesus", the way the letters sit in the pentagon, merging with the border is rather reminiscent of the Superman shield, a DC Comics trademarked image.

And their lawyers have just noticed, filing for an extension of the time limit to oppose it.


And if God decided to oppose the trademark of Jesus, well, all hell could break loose.



About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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