Legal Notices and Terms of Use

Last updated: July 1, 2015

 

Welcome to the Citrix Systems, Inc. (”Citrix”) web site.  The following notices, terms and conditions (the “Terms”) apply to the www.citrix.com web site and all associated sites linked or redirecting to it, including Citrix’s sites worldwide (collectively, the “Web Site”).  By accessing, using or downloading any information or materials from the Web Site, you agree to follow and be bound by these Terms. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS WEB SITE.

In addition to these Terms, your purchase of any Citrix product or service subjects you to the terms, rules, guidelines, policies and conditions applicable to such purchase, including but not limited to licenses and non-disclosure agreements.  Furthermore, the following policies and guidelines also govern and apply to your use of the Web Site, and are incorporated herein by reference:

  • Privacy
  • Trademark & Copyright Guidelines
  • Citrix Ready Marketplace Terms of Service
  • Security and Compliance
  • Citrix Forum Terms and Conditions

Citrix may change or revise these Terms at any time without notice by updating this posting. Your continued use of the Web Site following such revisions indicates your acknowledgement and acceptance of the new Terms.  Additionally, Citrix reserves the right, at any time and for any reason, to modify the Web Site and to suspend, interrupt or terminate operation of or access to the Web Site.  Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by Citrix.

GENERAL USE PROVISIONS

All content and materials provided on this Web Site, including but not limited to information, documents, text, products, logos, graphics, photographs, sounds, images, videos, trademarks, logos, interfaces, music, software, computer code and services (collectively, the ”Materials”), are owned, controlled or licensed by or to Citrix, its affiliates or subsidiaries, or its third party manufacturers, authors, developers and vendors (collectively, ”Third Party Providers”) and are the copyrighted work of Citrix and/or its Third Party Providers. Except as stated herein, none of the Materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including but not limited to electronic, mechanical, photocopying, printing, recording, or other means, without the prior express written permission of Citrix. Also, you may not appropriate or copy the general “look and feel” of the Materials or Web Site in any form or by any means.

Except where expressly provided otherwise by Citrix, nothing on this Web Site shall be construed to confer any license offer for license or sale under any of Citrix’s or any Third Party Provider’s intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication, or otherwise. You acknowledge sole responsibility for obtaining any such licenses. See the “Legal Contact Information” below if you have any questions about obtaining such licenses. Materials provided by Third Party Providers have not been independently reviewed, tested, certified, or authenticated in whole or in part by Citrix and as such, Citrix makes no warranty with respect to its contents. Citrix does not provide, sell, license, or lease any of the Materials other than those expressly identified as being provided by Citrix.

Citrix hereby grants you permission to display, copy, distribute and download certain Materials that have specifically been made available by Citrix for downloading from the Web Site, provided that: (1) both the copyright notice identified below and this permission notice appear in the Materials; (2) the Materials are used solely for personal, non-commercial and informational purposes and will not be copied or posted on any networked computer, broadcast in any media, or used for commercial gain; and (3) the Materials are not modified in any way. This permission terminates automatically without notice if you breach any of these Terms. Upon termination, you agree to immediately destroy any downloaded or printed Materials.  Any unauthorized use of any Materials contained on this Web Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

The following is a non-inclusive list of activities are expressly prohibited by Citrix: 

  • Gaining or attempting to gain unauthorized access to the Web Site (or any portion thereof), to any software or services featured on the Web Site, or to any systems or networks connected to the Web Site or Citrix’s servers;
  • Obtaining or attempting to obtain any Materials or proprietary Citrix content via any means not expressly made available by Citrix;
  • Interfering or attempting to interfere with the functionality or use of the Web Site by others;
  • Assessing or testing the vulnerability of the Web Site or attempting to breach its security or authentication measures
  • Using the Web Site or Materials for any unlawful purposes or soliciting illegal or infringing activities; and
  • Using, exporting or re-exporting Materials in violation of applicable laws or regulations, including but not limited to U.S. export laws.

VIOLATION OF TERMS OF USE

By using this Web Site, you agree that Citrix may at any time and in its sole discretion terminate and block your access to the Web Site if Citrix determines that you have violated these Terms or any other Citrix agreements or guidelines which may be associated with your use of the Web Site.  Further, you agree that your violation of the Terms will constitute unlawful and unfair business practices, and will cause irreparable harm to Citrix for which monetary damages would be inadequate.  Additionally, you consent to Citrix obtaining any injunctive or equitable relief that it deems appropriate or necessary under the circumstances.  The foregoing remedies are in addition to any other remedies Citrix may have.

Citrix reserves the right to disclose information about you that it deems necessary to comply with any applicable laws, regulations, or legal requests.  In the event of any investigation or complaint regarding your use of the Web Site, Citrix may disclose information about you if it determines such action is necessary.  Citrix may also disclose identifying information about you in order to contact, identify or take action against someone injuring or interfering with the rights of Citrix, its customers, or other users of the Web Site.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

This Web Site may contain links to web sites controlled by parties other than Citrix. Citrix is not responsible for and does not endorse or accept any responsibility for the contents or use of these third party web sites. Citrix is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Citrix of the linked web site. It is your responsibility to take precautions to ensure that whatever third party content you use is free of viruses or other items of a destructive nature.

SOFTWARE USE RESTRICTIONS

Any software that may be made available to download from this Web Site (”Software”) is the copyrighted work of Citrix and/or of Third Party Providers. Use of the Software is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement that accompanies or is included with the Software (”License Agreement”). An end user agrees to the License Agreement terms by installing, copying, or using the Software. The Software is made available for downloading solely for use by end users according to the License Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, the unauthorized copying or reproduction of the Software to any other server or location for further reproduction or redistribution is expressly prohibited. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Software not in accordance with these Terms or the License Agreement is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible. THE SOFTWARE IS WARRANTED, IF AT ALL, ONLY ACCORDING TO THE TERMS OF THE LICENSE AGREEMENT. EXCEPT AS MAY BE EXPRESSLY WARRANTED IN THE LICENSE AGREEMENT, CITRIX HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTIES, AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTIES, AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID.

RESTRICTED RIGHTS LEGEND

Any Software which is downloaded from the Web Site for or on behalf of the United States of America, its agencies and/or instrumentalities (”U.S. Government”), is provided with Restricted Rights. Use, duplication, or disclosure by the U.S. Government is subject to restrictions as set forth in subparagraph (c)(1)(ii) of the Rights in Technical Data and Computer Software clause at DFARS 252.227-7013 or subparagraphs (c)(1) and (2) of the Commercial Computer Software — Restricted Rights clause at 48 CFR 52.227-19, as applicable. The manufacturer is Citrix Systems, Inc., 851 West Cypress Creek Road, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309.

SUBMISSIONS

Except where expressly provided otherwise by Citrix, all comments, feedback, information or materials submitted to Citrix through or in association with this Web Site (”Submissions”) shall be considered non-confidential and property of Citrix. By providing such Submissions to Citrix, you agree to assign to Citrix, at no charge, all worldwide rights, title and interest in copyrights and other intellectual property rights to the Submissions. Citrix shall be free to use and/or disseminate such Submissions on an unrestricted basis for any purpose. You acknowledge that you are responsible for the Submissions that you provide, and that you, not Citrix, have full responsibility for the Submissions, including their legality, reliability, appropriateness, originality and copyright.

DISCLAIMER

EXCEPT WHERE EXPRESSLY PROVIDED OTHERWISE BY CITRIX, THE MATERIALS ON THE WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND CITRIX HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTIES, AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT THAT SUCH DISCLAIMERS ARE HELD TO BE LEGALLY INVALID. CITRIX MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, GUARANTIES, OR CONDITIONS AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, TRUTH, ACCURACY, OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY OF THE MATERIALS CONTAINED ON THE WEB SITE.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

CITRIX SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES SUFFERED AS A RESULT OF USING, MODIFYING, CONTRIBUTING, COPYING, DISTRIBUTING, OR DOWNLOADING THE MATERIALS. IN NO EVENT SHALL CITRIX BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF BUSINESS, REVENUE, PROFITS, USE, DATA OR OTHER ECONOMIC ADVANTAGE), HOWEVER IT ARISES, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF INFORMATION OR MATERIALS AVAILABLE FROM THIS WEB SITE, EVEN IF CITRIX HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE. YOU HAVE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ADEQUATE PROTECTION AND BACKUP OF DATA AND/OR EQUIPMENT USED IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEB SITE AND YOU WILL NOT MAKE A CLAIM AGAINST CITRIX FOR LOST DATA, RE-RUN TIME, INACCURATE OUTPUT, WORK DELAYS, OR LOST PROFITS RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THE MATERIALS. YOU AGREE TO HOLD CITRIX, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, PREDECESSORS, SUCCESSORS IN INTEREST, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARIES HARMLESS FROM, AND YOU COVENANT NOT TO SUE CITRIX FOR, ANY CLAIMS BASED ON OR RELATED TO THE USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR MATERIALS.

CITRIX PRESS RELEASES

Forward-looking statements in Citrix press releases on this Web Site are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Investors are cautioned that statements in such press releases which are not strictly historical statements, including, without limitation, statements regarding current or future financial performance, management’s plans and objectives for future operations, product plans and performance, management’s assessment of market factors, as well as statements regarding the strategy and plans of Citrix and its strategic partners, constitute forward-looking statements which involve risks and uncertainties. For a detailed description of the risk factors associated with Citrix, please refer to the risks detailed in the company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the company’s Annual Report, Form 10-K and 10Q on file with the SEC. Citrix assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking information contained on this Web Site or with respect to announcement described herein.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY NOTICES

The Web Site and Materials are protected by trade dress, trademark, copyright and other laws and may not be transmitted, reproduced, repurposed, copied or imitated in whole or in part unless expressly permitted by Citrix.

Citrix, the Citrix logo, and other Citrix product names referenced in the Materials and on the Web Site are trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc. and/or one of its subsidiaries, and may be registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and in other countries. All other product names, company names, marks, logos, and symbols are trademarks of their respective owners.

DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT NOTICE

Citrix respects the intellectual property rights of others. Citrix may, in appropriate circumstances and at its sole discretion, terminate the access of users who infringe the copyrights or intellectual property rights of others.

If you believe your work has been copied and is accessible on the Web Site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that the Web Site contains links or other references to another online location that contains material or activity that infringes your copyright, you may notify us by providing the following information to our copyright agent pursuant to the U.S. Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. §512:

  1. Your name, address, email address and telephone number;
  2. The copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
  3. The allegedly infringing material (including the URL);
  4. A statement that declares under the penalty of perjury that (a) you are the owner of the copyright interest at issue, or you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner, (b) you have a good faith belief that the use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law, and (c) the information in your notice is accurate; and
  5. Your signature (physical or electronic).

Our agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement related to our products or our Web Site can be reached as follows:

  • By Mail: 
    Copyright Agent
    Legal Department
    851 West Cypress Creek Road
    Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309
  • By Telephone:
    954-267-2981
  • By Facsimile:
    954-267-3101
  • By Email:
    legalip@citrix.com

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Any action related to these Terms will be governed by Florida law and controlling U.S. federal law. No choice of law rules of any jurisdiction will apply.

LEGAL CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have any questions about these Terms, or if you would like to request permission to use any Materials, please contact the Citrix Legal Department at +1 (954) 267 2981.

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