These Trademark Guidelines (“Guidelines”) apply to partners, licensees, developers, customers, and authorized resellers who wish to use the trademarks or service marks (“Citrix Marks”) of Citrix Systems, Inc., and its subsidiaries and affiliates (collectively, “Citrix”). The Guidelines also apply to Citrix employees and contractors acting outside the scope of their employment. Any unauthorized or improper use of the Citrix Marks may constitute infringement and unfair competition in violation of federal, state, and international laws.
Partners, authorized resellers, licensees, and certified parties may be granted additional permissions or be subject to additional restrictions. If you are a Citrix licensee, Partner, or a “Citrix Certified” entity, please consult your agreement for specific requirements applicable to your use of the Citrix Marks. In the event of a conflict between the applicable agreement and these Guidelines, the terms of the agreement control.
Citrix reserves the right to oppose any use of the Citrix Marks that Citrix, in its sole discretion, deems unlawful or improper, even if such use is not expressly prohibited hereunder. These Guidelines may be updated from time to time and without notice. It is your responsibility to comply with the most current version of the Guidelines.
Please direct any questions regarding these Guidelines to your Citrix representative or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In return for permission to use the Citrix Marks, you agree to follow the requirements set forth in these Guidelines and any other applicable guidelines and policies set by Citrix, including guidelines contained in the Citrix Brand Hub at located at www.brand.citrix.com. You also acknowledge that Citrix is the sole owner of the Citrix Marks and agree not to interfere with Citrix’s rights in and to the Citrix Marks, including challenging Citrix’s use, registration of, or application to register the Citrix Marks, alone or in combination with other words, anywhere in the world, and that you will not harm, misuse, or bring into disrepute the Citrix Marks. The goodwill derived from using the Citrix Marks belongs exclusively to Citrix.
Except for the limited right to use as expressly permitted under these Guidelines, no other rights of any kind are granted hereunder, by implication or otherwise.
Unless otherwise provided in these Guidelines or in a separate agreement with Citrix, use of Citrix’s logos, company names, trademarks, service marks, product names, or images of Citrix products by third parties in marketing, promotional, or advertising materials is prohibited. These Guidelines apply to use of marks that are the phonetic or foreign language equivalent, including translations and transliterations, of the Citrix Marks.
You may not use or register the Citrix Marks as a company name or trade name or as part of such a name.
You may not use the Citrix Marks as part of your product or service name without an express written agreement from Citrix authorizing such use. If you are a licensee, consult your license agreement to determine whether and under what circumstances you may use the Citrix Marks in this manner. If you have questions, contact email@example.com.
YOU MAY NOT INCORPORATE CITRIX TRADEMARKS IN ANY DOMAIN NAME OR IN ANY META TAG OR OTHER HIDDEN TEXT IN A WEB PAGE. Any violation of this policy may result in immediate termination of any license, partnership, certification, reseller, or employment agreement, and/or in legal action.
Examples of prohibited uses: “mynetscaler.com”, “Citrix-workspace.com”, “mypodiospace.com”
You may not use the Citrix Marks in connection with social media account names, profiles, monikers, avatars, or handles.
You may not register the Citrix Marks as Google AdWords or similar online advertising tools.
You may not use the Citrix Marks in the title of online or printed magazines, periodicals, book series, and other serial publications without a license. See below for guidance on single-issue publications.
You may not use the Citrix Marks on any merchandise or promotional items (e.g., t-shirts, mugs, pens) regardless of whether such items are sold or given away, or provided only to a limited or internal group of people (e.g., employees or customers) without a license.
You may not use or imitate Citrix’s trade dress, including the look and feel of Citrix’s web properties, user interfaces, marketing materials, product packaging, font, color scheme, and any other imagery associated with Citrix.
You may not use the Citrix Marks in a manner that depicts Citrix or its products or services in a false or derogatory manner.
Citrix owns several trademarks and related badges that support various Citrix Programs, including those identified atwww.citrix.com/partner-programs. These marks and badges are expressly reserved for approved participants in the applicable program. Please refer to your agreement with Citrix, and any applicable program guidelines, for more information on proper use of Citrix Program marks.
Citrix licenses the Citrix Marks for use with only the goods and services that meet Citrix’s high quality-standards. Citrix reserves the right to object to or prohibit at any time the use of the Citrix Marks in connection with goods or services that, in Citrix’s sole opinion, fail to meet Citrix’s standards of quality. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you may use the Citrix Marks in the following manners only.
UNLESS EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZED BY CITRIX, ANY USE OF CITRIX LOGOS IS PROHIBITED. If you have received authorization from Citrix to use a Citrix logo (i.e., pursuant to a license or a valid Certification or Partnership Agreement), you must adhere to the terms of your license or agreement and any partnership or program guidelines (including brand guidelines such as those available at www.brand.citrix.com), as well as the following requirements:
If you have any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Citrix word marks (but not logos, including stylized word marks or other graphic depictions of the Citrix Marks) may be used in an informational context to inform consumers that a third-party product is compatible with the referenced Citrix product, provided that such use complies with these Guidelines and the following requirements:
Correct: “XYZ™ cloud services for Citrix® solutions”
Incorrect: “XYZ™ cloud powered by Citrix®”
Citrix word marks (but not logos, including stylized word marks or other graphic depictions of the Citrix Marks) may be used in an informational context to describe the subject matter of an educational or informational program, such as training presentations and “how-to” videos, provided that such use complies with these Guidelines and the following requirements:
If the program is presented only in audio format, whether live or recorded, without any visual aids or physical or online materials, the notice and disclaimer statements must be read out loud at the beginning of the presentation.
Citrix word marks (but not logos, including stylized word marks or other graphic depictions of the Citrix Marks) may be used on websites that operate solely for a noncommercial, informational purpose concerning a Citrix product or technology provided that such use complies with these Guidelines.
Citrix word marks (but not logos, including stylized word marks or other graphic depictions of the Citrix Marks) may be used in the title of single-issue publications, provided that such use complies with these Guidelines and the following requirements:
The Citrix Marks must be designated by the appropriate trademark symbols.
Refer to the Citrix Trademark List for information on the proper designation to use in connection with specific marks.
Regardless of which symbol is used, the trademark symbol should be placed immediately after the mark in superscript. If the document cannot be typeset in superscript, the symbol may be set in normal type and enclosed in parentheses.
Example: Citrix® or Citrix(R)
Citrix Secure Browser™ or Citrix Secure Browser(TM)
When, where and how often to use trademark symbols depends on whether the underlying materials will be available only in the United States, or whether distribution will extend to foreign countries.
Any material displaying a Citrix Mark must also include the following Notice and Attribution Statement:
“Citrix®, the Citrix logo, and other marks appearing herein are trademarks of Citrix Systems, Inc., and/or one or more of its subsidiaries, and may be registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and in other countries.”