Terms and Conditions
By accessing any data posted by King County ("Data"), you agree to these Terms of
Use ("Terms"). These Terms may be updated or modified by King County at any time
at its sole discretion. If you do not agree to these Terms, do not access the
Data or download any material from it.
1. King County grants you a limited, revocable license to use,
reproduce, and redistribute the Data in accordance with these Terms.
2. The Data is collected from various sources and will change
over time and without notice.
3. The Data is provided to you on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE"
and "WITH ALL FAULTS" basis without any warranty of any kind, express or
implied, including without limitation the implied warranties of merchantability,
fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy and non-infringement, nor shall the
distribution of this information constitute any warranty.
4. The Data is not intended to constitute advice nor is it to be
used as a substitute for specific advice from a professional. You should not act
(or refrain from acting) based upon information in the Data without
independently verifying the information and, as necessary, obtaining
professional advice regarding your particular facts and circumstances.
5. You use the Data at your own risk, and you assume the risk
that the Data may provide incorrect information to you, as well as the risk that
any material downloaded by you may cause loss of data or damage to your computer
6. King County and its officials and employees assume no
responsibility or legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, reliability,
timeliness, or usefulness of any information available from the Data nor do they
represent that the use of any information will not infringe privately owned
7. Should you use the Data for any purposes, you agree to
provide the following legend, prominently displayed: "Data provided by
permission of King County" unless otherwise agreed in advance by King County in
writing. Other than displaying this legend, you are not authorized to make any
use of any proprietary service marks of King County, including the King County
logo, or any confusingly similar variant thereof.
8. King County reasonably believes that making this Data
available for your inspection is not an infringement or other violation of any
intellectual property rights. To the extent copyright in said information is
held by King County, you are hereby permitted by King County to copy,
distribute, store (electronically or otherwise), create derivative works based
on and perform and display (publicly or otherwise) such Data, and make such Data
available to end users. However, the information made available from the Data
may contain material for which others may assert a copyright or other property
interest, and King County and its officials and employees make no warranty or
guarantee as to the ownership of any intellectual property or other property
interest contained in the information. Furthermore, King County expressly
disclaims any responsibility to defend or indemnify you against claims which
others may assert based on your copying, distribution, or other use of any of
9. King County reserves the right at any time to modify or
discontinue access to the Data (or any part thereof), temporarily or
permanently, with or without notice to you. You agree that King County will not
be liable to you for any modification, suspension, or discontinuation of access
to the Data.
10. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT IN NO EVENT WILL KING COUNTY
BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT OR INDIRECT DAMAGES, EVEN IF BOTH PARTIES ARE AWARE OF
THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LOSS OF PROFITS OR
FOR ANY OTHER SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, HOWEVER
CAUSED, WHETHER BASED UPON CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY IN TORT,
WARRANTY, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF
THE DATA. THE PARTIES INTEND THAT THIS LIMITATION SHOULD APPLY EVEN IF IT CAUSES
ANY WARRANTY TO FAIL OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
11. The invalidity of any term or provision of these Terms will
not affect the validity of any other provision. Waiver by King County of strict
performances of any provision of these Terms will not be a waiver of or
prejudice King County's right to require strict performance of the same
provision in the future or of any other provision of these Terms.
12. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless King County
and its officers, directors, and employees from and against all fines, suits,
proceedings, claims, causes of action, demands, or liabilities of any kind or of
any nature arising out of or in connection with your use of the Data.
13. The exclusive jurisdiction and venue for any dispute,
action, or suit of any nature involving the Data and its content, including, but
not limited to, actions for injury to a person or property or infringement of
intellectual property rights, shall reside in either the Federal District Court,
Western District of Washington or the Superior Court of Washington situated in
King County, Washington. Washington and federal law, as applicable, shall apply
to all such matters.
14. These Terms constitute the entire
agreement between the parties as to their subject matter, and there exist no
other additional or conflicting terms, conditions or obligations between the
parties relating to the use of the Data. By clicking below, I agree to the King
King County provides links to third-party applications and sites that use King
County data for informational purposes to the general public. King County does
not warrant or support these applications or sites, nor does King County endorse
or sponsor these sites. King County is not affiliated or associated in any way
with these organizations. The content and views expressed on these sites are not
those of King County. You access and use these links and applications at your
own risk. Neither King County nor any of its employees or agents shall be liable
for your use of these links and applications, nor shall they be liable for the
accuracy of the information or any actions taken as a result of using the