Trademark and Copyright Guidelines

Summary Copyrights

These Copyright Guidelines apply to licensees, partners, developers, customers, and authorized resellers who wish to use the copyrighted material of in connection with advertising, marketing, promotional, informational and reference materials, training class names/brands, on websites, or on printed publications.  Any unauthorized or improper use of name or copyrighted material may constitute infringement and unfair competition in violation of federal, state and international laws. reserves the right to oppose any use of its copyright material that, in its sole discretion, deems unlawful or improper, even if such use is not expressly prohibited hereunder.  The status may change, and it may be necessary to revise these Copyright Guidelines from time to time. It is your responsibility to comply with the most current version of these guidelines.

Please direct any questions regarding these Copyright Guidelines to your representative or email them to at Trademarks

These marks are Trademarks, Certification Marks and Service Marks of and can only be used with express written extent.  These marks include:

  • Scrum.orgTM
  • Professional Scrum TrainerTM
  • Professional Scrum MasterTM
  • Professional Scrum Product OwnerTM
  • Professional Scrum DeveloperTM
  • Professional Agile LeaderTM
  • Professional Scrum with KanbanTM
  • Professional Scrum FoundationsTM
  • Scaled Professional ScrumTM
  • Professional Training NetworkTM


The goodwill derived from using copyright belongs exclusively to

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.

PERMISSIBLE USES OF SCRUM.ORG COPYRIGHT MATERIAL only licenses its copyright material for use with goods and services that meet high quality standards. reserves the right to object to or prohibit at any time the use of its marks in connection with goods or services that, in sole opinion, fail to meet standards of quality.

EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES word marks (but not logo marks or other graphic depictions of 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 otherwise complies with these Copyright Guidelines and the following requirements:


Use of proprietary copyrighted material is strictly prohibited without prior approval from  Such materials include, but are not limited to, content and text displayed on website, White Papers or other documentation, photographs, diagrams, videos, images, and sound clips.

If authorized, your use of copyrighted material must be accompanied one of the following statements, which should be prominently displayed and reference the year/s the material was created:

“Copyright [Year/s] Scrum.  All rights reserved.”


“© [Year/s]  All rights reserved.”