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Vail Resorts has responded to community pressure on its application to trademark the name "Park City."   Bill Rock, the Chief Operating Officer of Park City Mountain Resort, sent a letter to Park City Mayor Jack Thomas and the city council on Tuesday, which said in part that Vail is "...not willing to withdraw or amend our application, and to our knowledge the City has never asked any other business in our community to voluntarily give up or change its trademark applications."   The letter also states that, "...we think it's important for the City to respect the branding rights of all local

City Hall wants to hit the pause button on Vail's attempt to trademark the name "Park City."  KPCW's Renai Bodley has more:

Vail's attempt to trademark the name "Park City" is seeing more action at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.  This time Park City Sport, Inc., is the instigator.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has more:

The first opposition to Vail's application to trademark the name "Park City" has been filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  KPCW's Renai Bodley has the story:

Update:  From Kristin Williams, Vail VP, Mountain Community Affairs:  "We are aware of the opposition filed by Park City Powder Cats & Heli-Ski.  We have had friendly discussions with the owner already and are optimistic we can reach an agreement that addresses their concerns."