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On May 16th, Crips LLC filed a trademark with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to register “The Marathon Continues,” to be used in a mixture of services. They plan to use the profits to continue the community work that Nipsey Hussle began.
The organization lays out it’s plans to make use of the trademark to generate earnings through “conducting youth sports programs; Concert booking; Developing educational manuals for others in the field of community organizing, gang prevention, gang intervention; Direction of making radio or television programs; Entertainment in the nature of boxing contests; Entertainment services in the nature of an ongoing reality-based television program; Entertainment services in the nature of development, creation, production, distribution, and post-production of documentaries and films.”
An attachment in the application also mentions a documentary titled “The Marathon Continues,” that is slated for a summer 2019 release on all streaming platforms.