Matt Cardona Trademarks 'Woo Woo Woo. You Know It'
Matt Cardona secures Zack Ryder's catchphrase
Could Zack Ryder be set for an improbable return?
Matt Cardona has already filed to trademark 'Zack Ryder' on January 14, only days after WWE's trademark for the term lapsed, and the former NWA Worlds Heavyweight Champion has since trademarked 'Woo Woo Woo. You Know It' on January 19.
The trademark was filed for the following purposes:
"IC 025. US 022 039. G & S: Bandanas; Hats; Shirts; Headbands; Headbands against sweating; Sweatshirts; Hooded sweatshirts
"IC 028. US 022 023 038 050. G & S: Action figure toys; Action figures; Action figures and accessories therefor; Toy action figures; Toy action figures and accessories therefor
"IC 041. US 100 101 107. G & S: Entertainment in the nature of wrestling contests; Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibits and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer; Entertainment services, namely, live appearances by a professional wrestling and sports entertainment personality; Entertainment services, namely, personal appearances by a professional wrestling and sports entertainer; Entertainment services, namely, televised appearances by a professional wrestler and sports entertainer; Providing wrestling news and information via a global computer network; Providing online interviews featuring a professional wrestler and sports entertainer in the field of professional wrestling and sports entertainment for entertainment purposes."
Cardona previously performed as Zack Ryder in WWE from 2007 until his exit in April 2020. 'Woo Woo Woo. You Know It' was his popular catchphrase during his time as Long Island Iced Z.
Since his release, Cardona has used his real name and he is a top talent on the indies and in IMPACT Wrestling and the NWA.