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by sandiago
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Houston Roughnecks
Topic: Oilers trademark
Replies: 2
Views: 5387

Oilers trademark

Bud Adams' daughter seems intent on keeping the Oilers trademark...can't say I'm surprised https://www.texasmonthly.com/the-culture/houston-oilers-texans-uniforms/ Doesn't seem like the Texans will ever get the rights as long as the Adams family is still around, so I doubt the XFL franchise will eit...
by sandiago
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Houston Roughnecks
Topic: Houston Oiler Type Team Names
Replies: 21
Views: 16748

Re: Houston Oiler Type Team Names

I'm not a lawyer, so I don't know what's legal and what's not. The NFL was still using the Colts name, so that might have been a different situation? A more contemporary comparison might the Connecticut Whale, a Hartford Whalers-inspired AHL team and now NWHL team. Is there anything stopping the XF...