Snoop Dogg files for new NFT and Metaverse trademark applications
Snoop Dogg continues to expand his inroads into the non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and metaverse spaces after applying for new trademarks for various products.
Snoop Dogg whose real name is Calvin Broadus made the application for UNCLE SNOOP and UNCLE SNOOP’S with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on June 14.
The application was revealed by licensed trademark attorney Michael Kondoudis in a tweet on June 20 and highlighted that the application will cover aspects such as clothing, headwear, footwear, virtual cannabis and smoking goods, marketplaces for NFTs, and digital collectables.
Notably, if the application is approved, the musician will also be able to offer smoking articles, pre-rolled hemp cigarettes, energy drinks NFT tokens linking to digital or physical products.
n June 14, Calvin Broadus, better known as Snoop Dogg, filed the UNCLE SNOOP and UNCLE SNOOP’S trademark application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
On June 20, licensed trademark attorney Michael Kondoudis announced the app in a tweet, noting that it will cover things like;
Virtual goods may be purchased and downloaded, such as virtual cannabis products for use in online virtual environments.
Virtual goods include virtual items such as digital collectibles, downloadable virtual cannabis products, virtual cannabis, and smoking goods, virtual clothing and apparel, and digital files with images, audio, or video. All of these are authenticated by non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
Entertainment services, namely, providing online, non-downloadable virtual cannabis products;
Virtual clothing and apparel for entertainment purposes;
Retail store services and online retail store services featuring virtual goods;
The musician will also be able to sell smoking items, pre-rolled hemp cigarettes, and energy drinks that are NFT tokens linked to digital or physical products if the application is accepted.
Back in March 30, 2021 Crypto.com today announced that Snoop Dogg will debut his first NFT collection on Crypto.com/NFT entitled "A Journey with the Dogg". The collection brings together Snoop Dogg's memories from his early years with art inspired by the NFT movement including an original track "NFT" — an instant classic that is inspired by the movement, and may end up defining it. The drop is scheduled for Friday, April 2nd at 4pm PT for 24 hours only. A total of eight pieces will be available in limited quantities with one piece being auctioned, and another — "Snoop Dogge Coins" — will be an open edition piece available for one hour only.