Welcome to www.chesapeakeirb.com, which is owned and operated by Chesapeake IRB. This Agreement contains the Terms of Service upon which you and any organization(s) on whose behalf you use chesapeakeirb.com may access the information available on this website. Before accessing chesapeakeirb.com, please read the following terms and conditions carefully, as they govern the use of chesapeakeirb.com and all products, services, information, and other materials available through it. By accessing and using chesapeakeirb.com, you agree to abide by the Terms of Service below. We have created these rules and guidelines to protect you and our other users.

1. Acceptance of Terms of Service
By accessing, viewing, or using the information, or other materials available on or through chesapeakeirb.com, you, the User, indicate that you understand these Terms of Service and that you accept such Terms of Service and agree to comply with them. Chesapeake IRB reserves the right to change these Terms of Service from time to time. Your continued use of chesapeakeirb.com following any such change will be conclusively deemed acceptance of such change.

2. Privacy Policy
Chesapeake IRB will not trade, rent or sell personal information or any other specific details about a user without the user’s authorization. We may provide aggregate statistics to reputable parties about the visitors to our Site, but these statistics will not include any personal or private identifying information.

3. Termination
Chesapeake IRB reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to immediately suspend or terminate these Terms of Service without cause and without notice.

4. Modifications to chesapeakeirb.com
Chesapeake IRB may modify or discontinue chesapeakeirb.com without notice or liability to any user.

5. Intellectual Property Rights
You understand and acknowledge that: (a) Chesapeake IRB permits you access to content that is protected by intellectual property and proprietary rights (“Rights”); (b) the Rights are valid and protected in all media and technologies existing now or later developed; and (c) except as otherwise set forth, these Terms of Service govern your use of such content. You may not copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit, or otherwise transfer any material on chesapeakeirb.com subject to any Rights. You shall have the burden of proving that any information, software, image, or any other content on chesapeakeirb.com is not protected by Rights.

The contents of chesapeakeirb.com are protected by Copyright © 2017 Chesapeake IRB All Rights Reserved.

6. Links to Other Sites
Chesapeake IRB may provide links, in its sole discretion, to other sites on the World Wide Web for the convenience of its users. While we make every effort to ensure a high level of quality in our content, these sites are maintained by third parties over which Chesapeake IRB exercises no control. Accordingly, Chesapeake IRB expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content, the accuracy of the information or other materials, and/or quality of products or services provided by these third-party web sites.

7. Confidentiality on the Internet
Use of the Internet, including, without limitation, chesapeakeirb.com, is solely at your own risk and is subject to all applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations. While Chesapeake IRB uses reasonable efforts to create a safe, secure, and reliable web site, please be advised that the confidentiality of any communication or material transmitted to or from chesapeakeirb.com or CRRI over the Internet cannot be guaranteed. Accordingly, Chesapeake IRB is not responsible for the security of any information transmitted via the Internet, the accuracy of the information contained on chesapeakeirb.com, or for the consequences of any reliance on such information. You assume all risks involved in using the Internet, including, without limitation, chesapeakeirb.com and must make your own determination as to these matters.

8. Security of chesapeakeirb.com
Any actual or attempted unauthorized use of chesapeakeirb.com including, without limitation, “hacking,” may result in criminal and/or civil prosecution. For your protection, Chesapeake IRB reserves the right to view, monitor, and record activity on chesapeakeirb.com without notice or your permission. Any information obtained by monitoring, reviewing, or recording activity on chesapeakeirb.com is subject to review by law enforcement organizations in connection with investigation or prosecution of possible criminal activity. Chesapeake IRB will comply with all court orders and subpoenas directing the production of such information.

9. Disclaimer of Warranties
You understand and expressly agree that:
Your use of chesapeakeirb.com is at your own risk. Chesapeakeirb.com is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis.

Chesapeake IRB disclaims all warranties, representations and conditions other than those expressly set out in these Terms of Service and without limitation, disclaims any and all warranties, representations or conditions implied by law, convention, course of dealing or otherwise to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Chesapeake IRB makes no warranty that chesapeakeirb.com will meet your requirements, or that chesapeakeirb.com will operate uninterrupted or in a timely, secure, or error-free manner. You may download or otherwise obtain material through the use of chesapeakeirb.com at your own discretion and risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data resulting from such material. Chesapeake IRB is not responsible for any errors or omissions in such information.

10. Indemnification
You agree to indemnify and hold Chesapeake IRB, its, officers, directors, employees, consultants and IRB members, harmless from any claim or demand (including, but not limited to, reasonable legal fees) made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of chesapeakeirb.com.

11. Assignment
Chesapeake IRB may assign its rights and obligations under these Terms of Service at any time without notice to you.

12. Applicable Law
These Terms of Service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Maryland. Any action to enforce these Terms of Service will be brought in the federal or state courts in and for the State of Maryland, and all parties to these Terms of Service expressly agree to be subject to the jurisdiction and venue of such courts.

13. Contact Information
Any questions regarding chesapeakeirb.com and any requests for additional information concerning Chesapeake IRB and its products and services may be directed to Chesapeake IRB at info@chesapeakeirb.com.