Genuine Stone® License Agreement

The Natural Stone Council (NSC) as a non-profit is hereby referred to as the “licensor.” The materials that are the subject of this agreement shall consist of the Genuine Stone® name and Logo which are registered trademarks of the NSC. The licensee must meet all of the qualifications as outlined in the NSC Industry Wide Guidelines.

The licensor hereby agrees to provide to the licensee permission to use the name and logo. Licensee must use the name and logo in a manner consistent with the defined parameters with this agreement.

Licensor hereby grants to Licensee non-exclusive use of the licensed materials and the right to provide the licensed materials to any authorized users in accordance with this agreement.

Scope of License

Licensee agrees to adhere to the parameters outlined within the Natural Stone Council’s Brand Usage Guidelines.

Licensee agrees to adhere to the policies outlined within the Natural Stone Council’s Industry Wide Guidelines.

Licensee agrees to adhere to the policies outlines within the Natural Stone Council’s Style Guide in order to represent the name and logo as accurately as possible and maintain the integrity of its use in all applications.

The licensed materials, as defined in the Industry Wide Guidelines, may be used only for marketing and promotion of natural stone.

This agreement is non-transferable.

If you are not a member of an NSC Supported Organization or Affiliate and wish to obtain the rights to use the Genuine Stone® name and logo, please contact: The Executive Director of the Natural Stone Council at

By clicking on the I agree button below, you are accepting all of the terms and conditions and declaring that you have been approved by the NSC and meet the above standards.

All questions concerning this agreement shall be directed to the Executive Director at