American Petroleum Institute (API)

As a desktop, single keystation user of the WSB, client agrees to retain control over the API Data at all times, and shall not, directly or indirectly:

  • Create copies of the API Data by any means, including, but not limited to, photocopies, facsimile copies, scanned copies in any electronic format, or any photography or electronic imaging,
  • Translate, decompile, recompile, disassemble, reverse engineer and/or create any derivative work based on the API Data,
  • Reproduce, distribute, plagiarize, rewrite or reprocess the API Data or any portion thereof in any other form,
  • Provide third-parties access to the data contained within the API Data in a manner that could infringe the intellectual property rights of API,
  • Post the API Data in any form to any website, whether internet or intranet, or
  • Construct or facilitate the construction of products which compete with the API Data or any portion thereof.


For clients and organizations with either Enterprise or Site licenses of the WSB, clients agree to retain control over the API Data at all times, and shall not, directly or indirectly:

  • Provide any third-parties access to the data contained within the API Data without prior written permission from API;
  • Post the API Data in any form to any external website;
  • Construct or facilitate the construction of products which compete with the API Data or any portion thereof.