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McCormack writes regarding issues with the Sparta and Puma contracts for Pele, conflicts that exist, the royalty being too low and the product categories being too broad.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 Sept. 19
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McCormack touches on a number of topics concerning Pele including publishing projects, Texaco, a "goodbye" game which could be very lucrative, Pepsi-Cola film, trademarking Pele's name, General Motors Brazil youth program, North American Soccer League exhibition money, Puma contract renewal, Firestone and a Japanese clothing arrangement.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1973 June 22
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Rodrigues writes to authorize McCormack to deal with the Pele and Puma affair, he hopes that the situation with Spain and negotiating the contract will be solved in a satisfactory manner and awaits results of the Adidas situation. He encloses Pele's itinerary with Sanots Football Club for 1973 and his possible free dates.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

Rodrigues, Jose Fornos
1972 Dec. 29
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McCormack has received a letter from Rodrigues' trademark people, and notes that the letter is not encouraging. McCormack realizes that Rodrigues feels like trademark registration feels like just an expenses, but McCormack urges him to consider the long-term potential.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 Dec. 21
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Looking forward to a Pele proposal for Spain and addressing a matter concerning Pele's playing for a Toronto indoor soccer team in October. McCormack indicates that he understood Pele would not make these types of associations and asks for clarification regarding the matter.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1974 Sept. 23
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McCormack notes that while in Germany he had successful meetings with puma, who are interested in licensing Pele's name on products such as shoes, track suits, soccer balls, and bags. McCormack explains that he has a number of other things in various stages of working that Pele may be interested in.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1973 Mar. 16
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McCormack was disappointed that the professor did not take the time to meet with Jacques de Spoelberch while he was in New York. McCormack comments on how difficult it is working the distance they do, and that he must meet with the professor soon.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1973 July 26
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McCormack is sorry that the Puma arrangement is not being ended since they could do a contract with Adidas which would pay substantially more than Puma. McCormack discusses putting Pele's name on products in Spain only, especially shoes. McCormack feels it would be worthwhile to buy out the Puma contract.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 Dec. 7
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Concerning attached letters that indicate someone in Paris tried to sell a Pele book in France. Enclosure not with letter.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 Dec. 26
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Concerning the Pele contract and compensation percentage.
(Mark H. McCormack Papers)

McCormack, Mark H.
1972 July 20