Terms of Use


Terms of Use

Western Institutional Review Board, Inc. ("WIRB") offers this website to you conditioned on the acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. Your use of this website constitutes your acceptance of all such terms, conditions, and notices.

WIRB reserves the right to change or modify any of the Terms of Use at any time. Any change or modification will be effective upon posting of the revisions on this website. WIRB will post a notice of such changes or modifications to these Terms of Use on this website for thirty (30) days. If you do not agree to any change or modification of terms do not continue to use the website.

  • The content and information displayed on this website is the sole and exclusive property of WIRB. Commercial use of the content and information, other than transactions with WIRB, is strictly prohibited without the express prior written consent of WIRB.

  • You understand that the information presented on this website is intended for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for legal and/or regulatory advice or opinions.

  • You will not disassemble, reverse engineer, screen scrape, engage in mechanical data extraction, or otherwise attempt to discover or corrupt any portion of the source code, object code, or trade secrets relating to WIRB's software and website.

  • To the extent applicable, you agree to adhere to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 ("HIPAA") when using this website.

  • WIRB may provide you with the ability to use passwords, user names, or other codes or devices, and to grant view rights to gain access ("means of access") to restricted portions of WIRB's database containing confidential information. It is your responsibility to protect the confidentiality of the means of access including, but not limited to, revocation of granted view rights as appropriate. WIRB assumes no liability whatsoever for access to or disclosure of confidential information that is executed via the means of access provided to you.

  • WIRB reserves the right to prohibit the use of the means of access on your behalf where we determine that such use interferes with our website's operation or results in commercial benefits to other entities to the detriment of WIRB.

  • WIRB may make changes to the information contained on this website at any time, without notice.

THIS WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENTS ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS-IS" BASIS. WIRB AND ITS AFFILIATES MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ABOUT THIS WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENTS, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING, BY WAY OF EXAMPLE AND NOT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ACCURACY, TITLE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL WIRB OR ITS AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR WITH THE INABILITY TO USE THIS WEBSITE, OR FOR ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM THIS WEBSITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED IN TORT, CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.