Terms of Use

These terms and conditions govern the release and use of the data made available to each requestor (“you”) from this site. You agree to include the following acknowledgement in all articles, press releases or other publications in which data obtained from this site is published. Such acknowledgement shall reference only the specific data obtained from this site and no other data. “The data set forth at [INSERT REFERENCE TO LOCATION OF DATA OBTAINED FROM THIS SITE] of publication/press release was obtained from the East Carolina University website, which was funded by House Bill 1043, the 2020 COVID-19 Recovery Act. You will not use, intentionally or unintentionally, any of the data released to you in a manner contrary to, or in violation of, applicable law, such as laws pertaining to data protection or privacy. You will not use this site in any manner that could harm, infect, take over, disable, overburden or otherwise impair any of the computer systems used for this site, including the servers, networks, or other components connected to or used for this site. None of the Trustees of East Carolina University (ECU), its trustees, officers, employees or agents, nor any of ECU’s licensors or suppliers, guarantee, or accept any liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency, or completeness of the data available from this site. Therefore, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, ECU, ITS TRUSTEES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS, AND ECU’S LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS, DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES’ RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. FURTHERMORE, IN NO EVENT SHALL ECU, ITS TRUSTEES, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, OR ANY OF ECU’S LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, DAMAGES FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM INACCURATE DATA) RESULTING FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, ANY DATA AVAILABLE FROM THIS SITE WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT ANY OF THE FOREGOING PERSONS OR ENTITIES ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Data from this site will be transmitted to you over a medium that may be beyond the control and jurisdiction of ECU and its licensors and suppliers. Accordingly, neither ECU nor any of its licensors or suppliers assume any liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of any data or other transmitted information. ECU is not acting as a “business associate” (as that term is defined in 45 CFR 160.103) of any person or entity in connection with this site or the use of any data obtained from this site by such person or entity. ECU is not operating this site for the purpose of providing any services to any “health care provider” (as defined in 45 CFR 160.103) or any “health plan” (as defined in 45 CFR 160.103). You agreed to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless each of ECU, its trustees, officers, employees, and agents, and each of ECU’s licensors and suppliers, from and against any third party claims, actions or demands, liabilities, expenses or settlements, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from your violation of these Terms and Conditions or from your use, including any sublicensing by you, of any data obtained from this site. These Terms and Conditions are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of North Carolina, USA, without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions, which shall remain in full force and effect. You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with ECU, or in any way relating to your use of this site, resides in the courts of the State of North Carolina. You further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of North Carolina in connection with any such dispute, including without limitation any claim involving ECU, its trustees, officers, employees, agents, licensors or suppliers.