There is a new application in for 'Brahma Kumaris' dated 25 October 2007. See link, here. This time it is under sections; IC 041. US 100 101 107. and for
If the ink breaks, it is application number: 77313590.USTPO wrote:Meditation training; Providing a website that features informal instruction on meditation.; Yoga instruction; Education services, namely, providing classes, seminars, workshops, programs, retreats in the fields of spirituality, meditation, Yoga, positive thinking and stress free living.
This is interesting as it was filed AFTER the domain dispute. I am still confused at who in the BKWSO should be filing claims as is not NYC and Mohini the headquarters? Why Texas? Does she even know about this? Its all a bit messy, I mean, should not India be applying for these? Do they know?
I think the use of "Yoga" is a bit misleading as most folks would think that means ankles behind the head type of exercise. I note that "website" pops back into the equation ... The previous application was for Books and printed publications in the nature of magazines, newsletters, booklets, pamphlets and brochures, all relating to spiritual and meditation issues; stationery; printed instructional and teaching material featuring spiritual and meditation issues. Provision of spiritual sacred text, specifically termed Murlis or Murli classes, for meditation students ... provision of advertising space
ex-l wrote:Personally, I think trademarking "Brahma Kumaris" is on a par with trademarking "Buddhist" ... are they a business with a product or a religion? Note well;
- "Provision of spiritual sacred text, specifically termed Murlis or Murli classes, for meditation students" and
"operating an online shopping site in the field of spirituality and meditation"