- Dec 13, 2016
- AFL Club
- Brisbane Lions
- Other Teams
- Melbourne Storm, Melbourne City
<i>Having exclusively <a href="https://www.foxsports.com.au/nrl/nrl-premiership/a-little-nhl-but-also-very-rugby-league-will-this-be-the-name-of-brisbanes-second-nrl-team/news-story/8754ebab882a140f3913bfcdc3f78935" title="www.foxsports.com.au">exposed the name of new NRL franchise bid the...
"The iconic gold and black of Brisbane’s Eastern Suburbs Tigers has been retained, to acknowledge their history in the Brisbane Rugby League Premiership.
The addition of a royal blue will represent Moreton Bay and the Brisbane River. The scheme of colours is comparable to the NBA’s New York Knicks.
The apparel partner will be ISC, who already supply numerous NRL, AFL, Super League and rugby union team kits.
After exclusively reporting on Fox Sports that the Easts Tigers filed a trademark application for “Brisbane Firehawks” with IP Australia, The NRL Economist can now reveal that three other names were privately registered with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission in February of 2019. All three concepts were eventually abandoned due to tightly held trademarks.
The Brisbane Patriots.
The Brisbane Wolves.
The Brisbane Bengals.
All American. All protected brands."