As a condition to using the ScutOps brand resources (“ScutOps Brand Resources”), you agree to all the guidelines and instructions below (“Guidelines”).
These Guidelines, among other things, clarify the ways you can and cannot use the ScutOps Brand Resources for marketing and other purposes. These Guidelines also contain some legal disclosures relevant to your use of the ScutOps Brand Resources and a general set of questions and answers that address common inquiries and concerns.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why does ScutOps need rules about how to use the ScutOps Brand Resources?
These rules are intended to promote consistent use of the ScutOps brand. This prevents confusion and makes it easier for people to instantly recognize references to ScutOps. These Guidelines also help protect our trademarks.
Can I use ScutOps on my product or merchandise, like clothing and accessories?
ScutOps doesn’t permit or license its trademarks, logos or other intellectual property for use on merchandise like toys, apparel, accessories or packaging without explicit prior written approval.
Do I need to request permission for each use of the ScutOps Brand Resources?
Submit a written request if you want to use the ScutOps Brand Resources to market your products and services, or if you intend to use our assets in broadcast, television, or film. Otherwise,ScutOps doesn’t require a brand permissions request or review your usage as long as you adhere to the ScutOps Brand Guidelines.
Can I combine the ScutOps Brand Resources with new terms or artwork to create my own marks and logos, or modify the color or design to fit with the style of my website or packaging?
No. You may not modify the ScutOps Brand Resources in any way, which includes changing the design or combining our assets with other words or images. You shouldn’t modify any colors in our logos.
You may scale the size of ScutOps Brand Resources to suit your needs, as long as they are not the most distinctive or prominent feature on your web page, printed material or other content.
Can I use ScutOps Brand Resources in my book, play or film?
You can use the word ScutOps as part of your book, play or film to fairly and accurately describe your subject matter, as long as it’s clear that ScutOps doesn’t endorse or sponsor your project. You may not use ScutOps logos or images in your book, play, or film without written permission from ScutOps.
Can I use ScutOps logos and images I found somewhere else on the web?
You can only use the official ScutOps Brand Resources that are available from the ScutOps Brand Center.
Can I use ScutOps in my domain name or online username?
You may not use any ScutOps trademarks, or anything similar, in your trademark, domain name, username, or other account name.
Can I use ScutOps as a verb?
Avoid using the ScutOps name or logos, or a combination of these, as a verb.
What does ScutOps do if people misuse the ScutOps Brand Resources?
ScutOps dedicates substantial resources to the development and protection of its intellectual property. In addition to seeking registration of its trademarks and logos, ScutOps enforces its rights against people who misuse its trademarks.
Use the ScutOps name and logos found on our Brand Center in the site only, and not anywhere else. Make sure you check the ScutOps Brand Resources often to ensure you’re using the most current versions.
Do not use other trademarks, names, domain names, logos, or other content that could be confused with ScutOps.
When you’re talking about ScutOps, always capitalize the letters “S” and “O,” and never modify or abbreviate the word “ScutOps.”
Remember to display the word ScutOps in the same font size and style as the content surrounding it, and never use any of the ScutOps logos to replace the word ScutOps in a sentence.
Using ScutOps for Marketing
You may only use the ScutOps Brand Resources to help market your own products and services if ScutOps has authorized you to do so through a separate written agreement.
Remember to obtain advance written approval of your specific use from us and no later than one full week before launching your marketing campaign (or making your marketing materials publicly available). To obtain approval, you should submit your proposed use and complete samples of each proposed use to: firstname.lastname@example.org. You may not use the ScutOps Brand Resources unless we pre-approve your use in writing.
Remember to make the ScutOps Brand Resources at least as prominent as any other featured mobile applications displayed on the same page or in the same marketing materials.
Remember to make your own brand features at least as or more prominent than the ScutOps Brand Resources displayed on the same page or in the same marketing materials.
Remember to follow all of the display guidelines for the ScutOps’s logo.
The following list contains actions and uses of the ScutOps Brand Resources that are strictly prohibited:
- Don’t use the ScutOps Brand Resources in a way that implies partnership, sponsorship, or endorsement by ScutOps or any of its affiliates.
- Don’t combine the ScutOps name or logos, or any portion of any of them, with any other logo, company name, mark, or generic terms.
- Don’t use ScutOps or any of the ScutOps Brand Resources as a verb.
- Don’t make ScutOps the most distinctive or prominent feature of your materials.
- Don’t use the ScutOps Brand Resources in a way that is misleading, defamatory, libelous, obscene, infringing, illegal, derogatory, ScutOps, or otherwise impairing or objectionable to the rights of ScutOps or any third party.
- Don’t use the ScutOps Brand Resources as part of a name of a product or service of a company other than ScutOps.
- Don’t use an image confusingly similar to the ScutOps logo or any other ScutOps Brand Resource or other variation of any ScutOps Brand Resource for any purpose.
- Don’t use a variation, phonetic equivalent, foreign language equivalent, takeoff, or abbreviation of a ScutOps trademark (or any portion of it), for any purpose,
- Don’t manufacture, sell, or give-away merchandise items, such as T-shirts and mugs, bearing any ScutOps Brand Resources.
- Don’t use the ScutOps trademark, or anything similar, as, or as part of, a second level domain name or platform username.
The ScutOps name and logos are trademarks of ScutOps and may only be used as described in these Guidelines. Avoid using the ScutOps Brand Resources for anything that would be inconsistent with ScutOps’s Terms of Service and these Guidelines. We may evaluate your use of the ScutOps Brand Resources at any time to determine if you are violating our Terms of Service or these Guidelines. We may also revoke your permission to use theScutOps Brand Resources at any time.