The wrestler once known as Peyton Royce was released from WWE on Thursday, April 15, and it didn't take long for her to get her new ring name squared away.
Four days later on April 19, she filed a trademark on the name "Cassie Lee", for use in various wrestling properties.
The trademark filing (via Heel By Nature) reads, in part:
International Class 025: Hats; Shirts; Socks; Bandanas; Sweatshirts; Hooded sweatshirts
Intent to Use: The applicant has a bona fide intention, and is entitled, to use the mark in commerce on or in connection with the identified goods/services. (15 U.S.C. Section 1051(b)).
International Class 041: Entertainment in the nature of wrestling contests; Entertainment services, namely, live appearances by a professional wrestling and sports entertainment personality; Entertainment services, namely, personal appearances by a professional wrestler and sports entertainment personality; Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibits and performances by a professional wrestler and 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
The former Royce identified on her consent-for-use form as Cassandra Lee MacIntosh.
Lee's non-compete with WWE is expected to expire after July 14.