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Trade-Mark Licensing

Anne of Green Gables Licensing Authority Inc.

The Anne Authority is jointly owned by the Province of Prince Edward Island, Ruth Macdonald and David Macdonald, who are the heirs of L.M. Montgomery.  The Anne Authority was established to protect the integrity of the images of Anne, to preserve and enhance the legacy of L.M. Montgomery and her literary works, and to control the use of Anne of Green Gables and related trademarks and official marks, including Green Gables House ("Anne" trademarks).  By "images of Anne" we mean words and images depicting the fictional characters, places and events described in Montgomery's novel Anne of Green Gables and related novels.

About Product Licensing

You may contact the Anne Authority at one of the following addresses:

94 Euston Street
PO Box 910
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Canada   C1A 7L9

Tel: (902) 368-5961
29 Commercial Road
Suite 205
Toronto, Ontario
Canada   M4G 1Z3

Tel: (416) 971-7473

"Island Blue" Mussels and "Malpeque" Oysters

Innovation PEI is responsible for the licensing of the use of trade-marks associated with "Island Blue" Mussels and "Malpeque" Oysters or their variations thereof and bilingual equivalents of these.

As the sole licensing agent for these trade-marks, Innovation PEI requires that any individual, sole proprietorship, limited company, partnership or incorporated company make an application to Innovation PEI for their use.

Licenses granted by Innovation PEI permits use of the specified trade-marks requested for a specified period may include packaging, marketing and sale of Prince Edward Island cultured/cultivated mussels and Prince Edward Island wild/cultivated oysters.

Uses of the "Trade-Marks" are subject to the following Terms and Conditions and the Trade-Mark Licensing Application.
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