WWE has filed for a few new trademarks that will be used for NXT ring names.
WWE did so on November 4th with The United States Patent and Trademark Office.
The following are the trademarks that WWE filed for: “Yulisa Leon” and “Damon Kemp.” Here is the description:
“Trademark registration is intended to cover the categories of entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibitions and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer rendered live and through broadcast media including television and radio, and via the internet or commercial online service; providing wrestling news and information via a global computer network; providing information in the fields of sports and entertainment via an online community portal; providing a website in the field of sports entertainment information; fan club services, namely, organizing sporting events in the field of wrestling for wrestling fan club members; organizing social entertainment events for entertainment purposes for wrestling fan club members; providing online newsletters in the fields of sports entertainment; online journals, namely blogs, in the field of sports entertainment.”
Leon, real name Jennifer Michell Cantu Iglesias, made her WWE in-ring debut last month where she teamed with Katrina Cortez against Valentina Feroz & Amari. Miller on an episode of 205 Live. Leon is a powerlifter from Monterrey, Mexico and the daughter of former CMLL wrestler Bronco (Ulises Cantu Gutierrez). She signed with WWE this past April.
Damon Kemp is the new ring name for Bobby Steveson, who is the brother of Gable Steveson. He has been training at the WWE Performance Center since earlier this year and later signed with the company after a successful amateur wrestling career while at the University of Minnesota.
He’s a two-time Letterwinner at Minnesota and NCAA Qualifier in 2017. Kemp sent out this message to put the NXT locker room on notice:
The name is DAMON KEMP and I' am going to smash your favorite Super Star.. coming soon
— Bobby Steveson (@damonkempwwe) November 9, 2021
Gable Steveson is still in college, but has already signed with the company and will start full-time training when he finishes college.