Provider: Los Angeles Family and Neighborhood Study

Inspections & Penalties: Penalty

Language from Contract:
E.3. The Receiving Institution has formal written policies and procedures for resolving questions of scientific integrity and misconduct, including sanctions against persons who violate those policies; and a copy of those procedures have been provided to RAND and is attached to this agreement as Exhibit H;

F. 1-3. If RAND determines that this Agreement has been breached, RAND may, at its option:

1. Prohibit any of the Receiving Parties, including any research staff who may have received Restricted Data by virtue of a Supplemental Agreement With Research Staff, from obtaining further access to any Restricted Data;

2. Report the breach(es) to the Receiving Institution's office responsible for scientific integrity and misconduct, and demand that sanctions be imposed on the person(s) responsible for the violations;

3. Utilize such other remedies as may be available to it under law, including seeking injunctive relief to prevent unauthorized disclosure of Restricted Data by the Receiving Parties.