Cristiano Ronaldo is accused of alleged infringement of his brand CR7

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CristianoRonaldoisaccusedofallegedinfringementofhisbrandCR7
Minnan.com.cn,December18:RealMadridofSpainswepttheMexicanBlueCrossteam4:0inthesoutherncityofMarrakechinMoroccoyesterdayandenteredthe11thWorldClubCupfinal.However,RealMadridsuperstarCristianoRonaldoisintroublebecauseoftheallegedinfringementofitsbrandCR7.AnAmericannamedChristopherRenzihasbeenpursuingthewhereaboutsofCristianoRonaldo,tryingtofindhimandchargehim.  InJulythisyear,becausehebelievedthatRonaldo’sCR7infringedhisbrand,RenzitookRonaldotoalocalUScourtanddemandedthatRealMadridsuperstarimmediatelystoptheinfringement.Inthisregard,thecourtrequestedRenzitonotifyRonaldohimselfofthematterbeforetheendofNovember2014,andhandoverthecourtsummonstoRonaldobyMarch26nextyear.ButRenzi’slawyerFederhornsaidthatuntilthisweektheydidnotfindRonaldo’swhereabouts.TheyalsotriedtohandoverthecourtdocumentstoRealMadridheadquarters,andthentheheadquartersstafftransferredtoRonaldohimself,butRealMadridheadquartersrejectedthecourtdocumentsonthegroundsthattheaccusationdidnotinvolvetheclub.  ItisreportedthatinordertopromoteCR7intheUnitedStates,Denmark’sJBS,whichisresponsibleforthepromotionofthebrand,oncerequestedtheUSPatentandTrademarkOfficetorevoketheCR7trademarkownedbyRenzi.JBSbelievesthatthereasonwhyRenziregisteredtheCR7trademarkistomakeuseofRonaldo’sreputationforprofit.ButRenziinsistedthatCR7isacombinationofhisinitialsplushisbirthdayonOctober7,andheregisteredthetrademarkasearlyas2009.