1. Introduction

Thank you for using EveryBlock’s APIs and associated developer services (collectively, the “EveryBlock API”). These EveryBlock API Terms and Conditions for Non-Commercial Use (“Terms”) govern your use of the EveryBlock API, which consists of one or more application program interfaces that permit the accessing of content data feeds (“API Data”). For purposes of the Terms, the term “EveryBlock API” also consists of the API Data itself and any EveryBlock API documentation.

These Terms only permit use of the EveryBlock API for personal, non-commercial use by individuals. If you are a commercial entity or a non-profit organization and would like to use the EveryBlock API, please contact EveryBlock / Comcast Local (“Comcast”) via the form available here. You may only use the EveryBlock API pursuant to the Terms if you are capable of forming an enforceable contract with Comcast. By using the EveryBlock API, you agree to comply with the Terms, without modification, and that the Terms control your relationship with us, so please read all the Terms carefully.

The Terms include the then-current Comcast Web Terms of Service, located here: and the then-current Comcast Web Services Privacy Policy, located here. These documents are incorporated into the Terms by this reference.

2. License and Reservation of Rights

Subject to your compliance with the Terms, Comcast grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, personal and revocable license to use the EveryBlock API to display API Data on your personal, non-commercial website.

You understand and agree that the EveryBlock API is licensed, not sold. All right, title, and interest in and to the EveryBlock API, including all intellectual property rights therein and thereto, remain the exclusive property of Comcast and its licensors. You are not conveyed any other right of license, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, in or under any patent, trademark or proprietary right of Comcast or third parties. If you provide feedback or suggestions about our EveryBlock APIs, then we (and those we allow) may use such information without obligation to you.

You may not sell, sublicense, republish, redistribute, re-disseminate, rent, lease, or otherwise transfer rights to the EveryBlock API, aside from making the API Data available to end users on your website as directed by Comcast. You will display the API Data on your website in the exact form received by you and you will not disable, obscure, modify, extract parts from, create derivative works Subject to your compliance with the Terms, Comcast grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, personal and revocable license to use the EveryBlock API to display API Data on your personal, non-commercial website. You understand and agree that the EveryBlock API is licensed, not sold. All right, title, and interest in and to the EveryBlock API, including all intellectual property rights therein and thereto, remain the exclusive property of Comcast and its licensors. You are not conveyed any other right of license, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, in or under any patent, trademark or proprietary right of Comcast or third parties. If you provide feedback or suggestions about our EveryBlock APIs, then we (and those we allow) may use such information without obligation to you. You may not sell, sublicense, republish, redistribute, re-disseminate, rent, lease, or otherwise transfer rights to the EveryBlock API, aside from making the API Data available to end users on your website as directed by Comcast. You will display the API Data on your website in the exact form received by you and you will not disable, obscure, modify, extract parts from, create derivative works

3. Restrictions on Use

Your use of EveryBlock and the EveryBlock APIs will adhere to our Community Guidelines and our Content Guidelines. You may not display the API Data on websites or web pages that: (a) are other than personal, non-commercial websites or webpages; (b) constitute advertisements, advertising or marketing campaigns; (c) contain nudity or pornographic material; (d) contain content that is obscene, defamatory, libelous, slanderous, or invasive of personal privacy; (e) misappropriate or infringe third-party intellectual property rights; (f) provide illegal contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters; (g) contain hate speech; (h) bully, intimidate, or harass another; (i) contain content that is unlawful, misleading, malicious, discriminatory or exploitive; (j) promote or condone illegal activity, suffering, violence or exploitation; (k) are alcohol-related or contain mature content without appropriate age-based restrictions; or (l) are otherwise generally objectionable in Comcast’s sole discretion. You will comply with all applicable law, regulation, and third party rights (including without limitation laws regarding the import or export of data or software, privacy, and local laws). You will not use the EveryBlock APIs to encourage or promote illegal activity or violation of third party rights.

4. User Information

You acknowledge and agree that Comcast may track, extract, compile, aggregate and analyze any data or user information resulting from use of any EveryBlock API (“User Information”) pursuant to the terms and conditions of the privacy policy located here.

5. Right to Suspend or Discontinue your Use of the EveryBlock API

Comcast may change, add to, or remove the API Data that is made available via the EveryBlock API. Comcast may also release new versions of the EveryBlock API and require you to use the latest version. Comcast may discontinue or suspend your rights to use of the EveryBlock API or portions thereof at any time.

6. EveryBlock API Content

At Comcast’s sole discretion, some content made available via the EveryBlock API may be user-generated content and/or other third-party content. Accordingly, API Data made available via the EveryBlock API has not necessarily been reviewed, vetted, cleared, or tested by Comcast. You assume all associated risks.

7. Disclaimer of Warranties

THE EVERYBLOCK API IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS-IS”, “AS-AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT WARRANTIES. COMCAST DISCLAIMS ALL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM YOUR USE OF THE EVERYBLOCK API. COMCAST EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING , WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. COMCAST FURTHER DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, AVAILABILITY, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE EVERYBLOCK API AND THE API DATA MADE AVAILABLE THEREBY. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE EVERYBLOCK API IS PROVIDED TO YOU FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE AND THAT YOU USE THE EVERYBLOCK API AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK. YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE USE OF THE EVERYBLOCK API.

COMCAST SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY USE OF THE EVERYBLOCK API FOR HIGH-RISK ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING THE OPERATION OF COMMUNICATION OR EMERGENCY RESPONSE SYSTEMS.

8. Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances and under no theory of liability (including, without limitation, contract, tort, or negligence) will Comcast, its subsidiary and parent companies or affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, EveryBlock API.

9. Indemnification

You will defend and indemnify Comcast, its subsidiary and parent companies, affiliates, and suppliers from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature including but not limited to reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by third parties as a result of: (a) your use of the EveryBlock API; (b) your breach of the Terms; and (c) Comcast’s use of your User Information.

10. Attribution

You agree to display any attribution to Comcast in connection with your use of the EveryBlock API, including incorporating the phrase “Powered by EveryBlock” with a link to the EveryBlock website on which content is used. In addition, you must submit a basic description and screenshot of any widget or EveryBlock API uses directly to EveryBlock.org. You will not remove the name, logo, trademark or other identifier from the EveryBlock API feed. You will not remove, conceal, or obliterate any copyright or other proprietary notice from the EveryBlock API feed. Comcast reserves all rights in and to the Comcast mark and logo.

11. Termination

We may at any time modify the Terms or any portion hereof to, for example, reflect changes to the law or changes to the EveryBlock API. You should look at the terms regularly. If you do not agree to the modified Terms, you should discontinue your use of the EveryBlock API, as any continued use will constitute your acceptance of the modified Terms.

The Terms will continue until terminated and they may be terminated by either of us. You may terminate the applicability of the Terms at any time by discontinuing all use of the EveryBlock API. We may terminate the Terms at any time, with or without notice to you, including, without limitation, by discontinuing access to the EveryBlock API. In the event of any such termination, you may no longer use the EveryBlock API, however, the disclaimers, limitations of liabilities, and indemnities provided in the Terms will continue to survive.