CARAVAN Terms and Conditions


These Terms and Conditions (these “Terms”) apply to the provision of ORC International’s CARAVAN® surveys and related services (the “CARAVAN Services”). By using the CARAVAN Services, you (“Client”) agree to be bound by these Terms.

Any publication of the results of your study in any publicly-available media which identifies ORC International as its source must be authorized by ORC International in advance, acknowledge Client sponsorship, and in no way omit a material fact or be misleading.

ORC International’s work product is not intended to be used for any purpose in any legal proceeding. In the event ORC is required to produce documents or give testimony relating to work product in any judicial or administrative proceeding in which Client is an interested party, Client shall pay ORC’s reasonable costs in preparing and providing such documents and/or testimony, including the costs of employees’ time and reasonable attorney’s fees.

Any surveys conducted or studies made by ORC International on behalf of Client in performance of the CARAVAN Services shall be deemed work-for-hire for the sole benefit of and exclusive use by Client. Notwithstanding the foregoing, ORC International maintains the right and license to include data or research results on a de-branded and aggregated basis as an integrated component of its internal databases for the limited purpose of establishing industry norms, conducting case studies, and/or industry learning. Such data or research results will not consist solely of Client’s data and will not be associated with Client.

In the event that Client uses any of ORC’s services or applications that are accessible online, Client agrees to observe ORC’s online terms of use located at

ORC International warrants to Client that the CARAVAN Services will be performed in a professional and workmanlike manner in accordance with generally accepted industry standards and practices and applicable laws. Except as expressly set forth herein, all CARAVAN Services are provided on an as-is basis, and ORC International disclaims all other representations and warranties related thereto, express or implied, including, without limitation, any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

In no event will either party be liable to the other in connection with the CARAVAN Services for any indirect or consequential damages. ORC International’s liability in connection with the CARAVAN Services is limited to an amount equal to the fees paid for the applicable CARAVAN Services or Work Product.