Luke Harper reportedly applies to trademark his former independent in-ring name

WWE issue statement on passing of Luke Harper

According to a new report from PWInsider and Fightful, WWE star Luke Harper recently applied to trademark his former independent wrestling in-ring name of “Brodie Lee”.

We had reported this past April that Harper had requested his release from WWE.

On November 26, 2019 WWE star Luke Harper applied to trademark ‘Brodie Lee’ for 

IC 025. US 022 039. G & S: Shirts.

IC 041. US 100 101 107. G & S: Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibits and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer.

Since asking for his release from WWE, Luke Harper has been mostly off television.

Harper briefly reunited with with former tag team partner Erick Rowan at the Clash of Champions Pay-Per View when he attacked Roman Reigns in his match against Rowan.

During the September 17, 2019 episode of WWE SmackDown, Harper attacked Daniel Bryan after a confrontation with Rowan, only to be interrupted by Roman Reigns, who Harper and Rowan ended up taking out as well.

At the October Hell in a Cell PPV, Luke Harper and Erick Rowan were defeated by Daniel Bryan and Roman Reigns in a tag team match.

Harper’s WWE contract is set to expire sometime in 2020.

Jerome Wilen has been watching professional wrestling regularly since 1986 and has been covering wrestling exclusively with Wrestleview since 2018.