our trademark lawyers are going to be banging on your door and taking down your accounts and stuff like that — and we’d have no choice but to do all that because you have to enforce trademarks or you lose them.
That’s an coded threat to sue.
Is there something we could do for you in compensation to get you to change the name?
Yeah, you can buy it for $30.000 for the hassle of giving up with my pet project for bunch of corporate dicks
Sounds like he declared the terms after your company’s “silver or lead” ultimatum pissed him off.