Terms & Conditions


You agree by checking the “I agree” at the bottom of the registration page that your use of the DataScout Databases is governed by the following terms and conditions and any amendments after this date:

1. Access to DataScout

Upon registration, DataScout, LLC grants you a nontransferable, nonexclusive limited license to access certain of our databases and the information contained in the databases. DataScout reserves the right to revoke any or all licenses, access and authorizations to the database.

2. General Restrictions

You agree to use our information only for appropriate, legal purposes, and in compliance with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Information shall not be provided or resold to any other person or entity without our prior written consent. All searches of our databases are tracked, and (as noted below) you consent to such tracking and to the provision of all information about your use of our databases to law enforcement and others as may be useful to respond to allegations that our service or information has been misused.

3. Misuse

In the event that DataScout suspects that the DataScout databases or our information has been misused, we will contact our suppliers and/or law enforcement agencies (as appropriate) and will provide them with all data needed to conduct an investigation. You consent to the provision of its information (including search key data) for such investigative purposes. You further agree to fully cooperate with all audits of our customers and our systems generally. DataScout systems and services may not be electronically accessed by automated programs or other data extraction systems without prior authorization. DataScout reserves the right to cancel or not offer its service to any user that it deems is inappropriately using its services.

4. Fees and Refund Policy

Fees for use of DataScout are posted on the various search pages. You agree to pay the fees associated with your use of the DataScout databases by utilizing PayPal, subject to all its rules, terms and conditions. If you have questions about our fees, please contact us before you complete any search. You are responsible for (and must pay for) all use of our databases made by individuals using your account. If you suspect that unauthorized use of your account is taking place, you must notify us immediately. DataScout will use reasonable efforts to deliver the information services to its customers, and to compile information gathered from selected public records and other sources; provided, however, customer accepts all information "AS IS" and “AS AVAILABLE”. All purchases are final with no refunds. Furthermore, DataScout accesses and is charged for information controlled by third parties and can not guarantee the accuracy of the information.

5. Disclaimer Of Warranties

The information included on the database has been compiled from public records from a variety of sources, and is subject to change without notice. DATASCOUT MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING AND EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, REGARDING THE QUALITY, CONTENT, COMPLETENESS, ACCURACY OR ADEQUACY OF SUCH INFORMATION AND DATA AND ANY SUCH WARRANTIES ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED. Original records may differ from the information in the databases. Verification of information with source documents is recommended. By using this application, you assume all risks arising out of or associated with access to the databases, including but not limited to, risks of damage to your computer, peripherals, software and data from any virus, software, file or other cause associated with access to this application. Datascout shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever including any indirect, special, incidential or consequential damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages, arising out of any cause relating to use of this application or the information in the database, including but not limited to mistakes, omissions, deletions, errors, or defects in any information contained in the database, or any failure to receive or any delay in receiving information.

6. Indemnification

You agree that you shall indemnify and hold harmless DataScout, its officers, directors, employees and agents, and the entities that have contributed information to or provided services for the Service, against any and all direct or indirect losses, claims, demands, expenses (including attorneys' fees) or liabilities of whatever nature or kind arising out of your use of our databases and your use or distribution of any information obtained from the databases. We will promptly notify you of any such claim.

7. Communication

DataScout’s primary mode of communication with its customers is via email. All purchase receipts, confirmation notices, and welcome messages are delivered through electronic communications. DataScout may periodically communicate service and other suitable updates with its customers via email.

8. Term

The term of this Agreement shall begin on the day that you agree to these terms and shall continue until terminated by either of us upon notice, which may be given by email. The terms of sections 3, 5 and 7 shall survive termination. Additionally, all of the restrictions on use of our information shall continue to apply to information downloaded from DataScout until all copies of that information are destroyed by you.

9. Third Party Advertisers

We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads on our behalf. These companies may employ cookies and action tags (also known as single pixel gifs or web beacons) to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and action tags is completely anonymous.

10. Other Terms

This Agreement shall be governed by Arkansas law. Failure by either of us to insist on the strict performance of any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement in one or more cases shall not be considered a waiver or relinquishment for the future of any such term or condition or of any other term or condition. The terms and conditions set forth here constitute our entire agreement, and any additional or different terms or conditions set forth in any other document, including without limitation any purchase order, shall be of no effect.

11. Copyright

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of DataScout or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of DataScout and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of DataScout or its software suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws.

12. Disputes

Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to DataScout shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Little Rock, Arkansas, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate DataScout’s intellectual property rights, DataScout may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of Arkansas, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this Agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator’s award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.