The World Championship Coyote Calling Contest® (WCCCC®) structure is very simple. We are the owner of the Trade Marked name and more and we license clubs and organizations to host the WCCCC® event(s) each year using our name. Presently The WCCCC® does not actually manage any of the events.
The details of World Championship Coyote Calling Contest® are as follows;
- It is Federally Trade Marked name; World Championship Coyote Calling Contest® (commonly called the MARK) and all it variations. The federal law does not allow the mixing or rearranging of the words in anyway that may confuse the public. No one can use this name (Mark) or any variation without our written consent or they will violate federal law and suffer a large fine and a possible aggressive lawsuit. We are represented by legal counsel on the Trade Mark.
- It is incorporated as the World Championship Coyote Calling Contest®,LLC. in Arizona. There is a non-paid President and a non-paid Vice President and no other Board members listed. There is an Advisory Board though made up of volunteer (non paid) industry professionals (in their field), hunters and non-hunters who are experts in their specific field, , and coyote calling enthusiasts. The WCCCC® is represented by legal counsel on the incorporation and in general.
- The WCCCC® has received a Federal Tax Identification number under the name World Championship Coyote Calling Contest® from the Internal Revenue Service.
- The WCCCC® has applied for an Arizona Sales Tax license using the name World Championship Coyote Contest®.
- The website name World Championship Coyote Calling Contest® and many different variations is secure for ten (10) years and renewable for another ten (10) years.
- The FaceBook page World Championship Coyote Calling Contest® is secure.
- A licensed CPA setup and then prepares all financial reports for the accounts and records for the World Championship Coyote Contest® for tax purposes. All is legal and straight forward as required by law.
- We use a large law firm in Tucson, Arizona for all of our legal needs.