3-7 Authorization for Names and Images

The Postal Service cannot approve a pictorial postmark that features the name and/or image of any individual without express written authorization from the appropriate owners, families, or estates. Authorization is also required for copyrighted material and other proprietary material such as trademarks, service marks, registered marks, insignias, and logos. See 4-2. Samples of postmarks requiring authorization are shown in Exhibit 3-7.

Exhibit 3-7 

Postmarks With Proprietary Material