Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter
– While WWE has the name Tommy Dreamer trademarked, Dreamer can still use the name in TNA and anywhere else he wants since he can show that he’s used the name before WWE. As everyone knows, Dreamer used the name for years before joining WWE.
– It’s said that Paul Heyman does not want to come into TNA with the way things are currently setup as far as creative and everything else goes.
– The reason TNA is bringing in several former ECW stars is because the focus group that did research a few months back showed that many fans responded that ECW was their favorite period in wrestling when asked. The results from this focus group is what really started the idea of bringing in Paul Heyman to lead a group of former ECW stars.