Collusion

Russia renewed 6 Trump trademarks while interfering in the 2016 election

The New York Times broke a story June 17th that has begun to spread.  It could provide evidence of a violation of the emoluments clause.
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Grigory Ivliev, right, the head of the Russian government agency in charge of intellectual property, with India’s ambassador to Russia, Pankaj Saran, in St. Petersburg this month. The Russian agency, Rospatent, renewed six Trump trademarks last year.

Business Insider reported today.

Russia renewed 6 Trump trademarks while interfering in the 2016 election — 4 were approved on Election Day, Business Insider.  Last year, the Russian government approved the renewals of six trademarks for President Donald Trump that were about to expire, according to a New York Times investigation on Sunday. Four of those renewals were officially registered by Russia on …

Russia renewed six Trump trademarks for vodka, hotels and furniture last year including four on election dayDaily Mail ‎22 hours ago.  Russian agencies renewed a number of Trump trademarks in 2016 as the president ran for office and four were reinstated on election day. The six trademarks were all originally obtained between 1996 and 2016 and set aside the Trump name in Russia for …

Russia renewed Trump Organization trademarks during election: reportThe Hill (blog) – ‎Jun 18, 2017‎.  Russia renewed several unused trademarks held by the Trump Organization during the 2016 election, according to a new report. The New York Times reports that the Russian government agency in charge of intellectual property, Rospatent, granted …

 

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Grigory Ivliev, right, the head of the Russian government agency in charge of intellectual property, with India’s ambassador to Russia, Pankaj Saran, in St. Petersburg this month. The Russian agency, Rospatent, renewed six Trump trademarks last year. Credit Sergei Savostyanov/TASS, via Getty Images

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