The Pike Place Market PDA (Preservation and Development Authority) owns trademark rights to the Pike Place Market name (and associated names), the Public Market Center clock and sign image, and other iconic Market imagery.
The PDA is committed to protecting the use of Pike Place Market trademarks. Use of the PDA’s trademark on any products or to promote products or business are expressly prohibited unless a licensing agreement has been approved by the PDA Council. This includes the use of photos or video taken within the Market or of the Market for anything other than personal use, including images that are sold/considered for commercial use after the fact. All commercial filming or photography taken in the Market requires a filming permit obtained in advance.
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