Newport Bermuda Trademark Policy

The trademarks, service marks and logos (collectively “Trademarks”) used and displayed on this website, in publications and in any other format related to or in connection with the Newport Bermuda Race ® are registered Trademarks of The Cruising Club of America (“CCA”) and the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club (“RBYC”) (“Owners”).

Nothing on this website or other formats shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark without the prior express written permission of the Trademark Owners. The CCA aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. A list of Trademarks registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office and owned by the CCA and RBYC follows.

  1. Crossed CCA and RBYC Burgees
  2. Lighthouse Logo
  3. Crossed CCA and RBYC Burgees before Lighthouse logo
  4. Crossed USA and Bermuda National Flags before Lighthouse Logo
  5. “Bermuda Race®”
  6. “Newport Bermuda Race®”

 The club burgees of the Owners, displayed alone, are separately owned by the CCA and RBYC, respectively, and may be used only as permitted by each Owner.Any questions concerning the use of these Trademarks or whether a trademark or name that does not appear on this list is a Trademark of the CCA should be referred to the CCA’s Legal Counsel, Christopher Mc Nally, Esq., email address:  cmcnally@srt-law.com