The Reds® is a Class 009 Registered Trademark #4076101, with the first use date of March 17, 1977.  Under the U.S. Trademark Act, unlawful use by another band, artist, or musical group is subject to prosecution, and liable for monetary damages.

 A Class 009 Trademark includes all of the following: vinyl phonograph records, cassettes, video cassettes, digital materials, namely digital media streaming devices, CD's, DVD's, audio/visual recording, high definition audio and video files, MP3's, ring tones, graphics and music via a global computer network and wireless devices, digital video discs, digital versatile discs, interactive music in multimedia video game format distributed as downloadable or digital, and also functional to purchase music, games, video and software applications over the air for downloading to the device, featuring music, voice, text, picture messaging, video, still images, and artistic performances.