International Use and License Notice

GloFish® fluorescent ornamental fish are intended solely for visual enjoyment as aquarium fish by end-users who have purchased these fish through authorized channels, and not for commercial reproduction. Please note the following important information:

  1. These fish are the subject of various intellectual property rights owned or controlled by GloFish LLC, both in the U.S. and internationally.
  2. GloFish® is a trademark owned by GloFish LLC in the United States and worldwide.
  3. GloFish LLC owns trademarks associated with the appearance of its fluorescent fish, including the names Cosmic Blue®, Electric Green®, Galactic Purple®, Moonrise Pink®, Starfire Red®, and Sunburst Orange®.
  4. GloFish owns the trade dress associated with the appearance of its fluorescent fish.
  5. GloFish owns the copyrights associated with the unique color configurations associated with its fluorescent fish.
  6. The GloFish® trademarks, trade dress, and copyrights cannot be used in connection with the promotion or sale of any ornamental fish other than authentic GloFish® fluorescent fish sold by GloFish LLC, or its authorized distributors.
  7. GloFish® fluorescent fish are covered under one or more patents in the United States and other countries in the world. Please note there are other international patents pending.
  8. Intentional breeding and/or any sale, barter, or trade, of any offspring of GloFish® fluorescent ornamental fish is strictly prohibited.
  9. GloFish® fluorescent ornamental fish are reviewed by government agencies such as the FDA in the United States and ECCC in Canada. Production and distribution without proper approvals is prohibited.
  10. Notwithstanding the foregoing, production of these fish is permitted for educational use by teachers and students in bona fide educational institutions, provided, however, that any sale, barter, or trade, of the offspring from such reproduction of these fish is strictly prohibited. GloFish LLC requests that you notify us using the contact link below if you are producing these fish for educational purposes.
  11. Any bag, container, or aquarium holding GloFish® fluorescent fish for resale, other than bags provided to end users, will be marked with either “GloFish® fluorescent fish”, or “GloFish®”, along with the name of the specific line(s) being held (i.e., Starfire Red®, Electric Green®, Sunburst Orange®, etc.).

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