LDS Church Attorneys Unhappy With ‘Mormon Match’ Online Dating Service

LDS Church Attorneys Unhappy With ‘Mormon Match’ Online Dating Service

A Mormon on line service that is dating to introduce later on this current year has gotten notice through the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ solicitors asserting that the church solely has “Mormon” and pictures associated with the Salt Lake City temple.

Lawyers representing the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are arguing that Mormon Match cannot lawfully make use of the word “Mormon” or show images associated with church’s temple on its paraphernalia.

Your home web page for “Mormon Match,” which enticed 1,000 singles from significantly more than 25 countries to sign-up within its very first 48 hours, includes a backdrop featuring the temple and a verse from 3 Nephi 14:7, a passage based in the written Book of Mormon.

Robert Schick, of Intellectual Reserve Inc., who represents the Mormon church’s trademarks, argued that the dating website has no formal experience of the LDS and consequently, no claim to utilize its language or pictures.