IPNews® – On October 28th, 2021, Facebook filed a trademark application for ‘META’ as part of its rebranding.

Shortly after the announcement of the rebranding, though, an Arizona startup company claimed they already had rights to the meta trademark.  Meta PC is an LLC that filed a trademark application in August 2021, and its filing states they’ve used “Meta” in commerce since at least November 2020.  To continue reading, click: Startup Seeks $20 Million To Let Facebook Use ‘META’ Trademark