Ka Leo: Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Our postal address is: Ka Leo O Hawai`i, University of Hawai`i at Manoa, 2445 Campus

Road, Hemenway 107, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822

We can be reached via e-mail, at editor@kaleo.org, or by telephone, at (808) 956-7043.

For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes information

regarding that visitor’s domain and browser type to best display the page requested.

Ka Leo O Hawai`i collects unique identifying information on users who:

post comments to article pages

post comments to blogs

communicate with staff members of Ka Leo O Hawai`i via e-mail

and reserves the right to aggregate information regarding what pages consumers access or

visit and information volunteered by the consumer, such as:

survey information

site registrations



telephone number

fax number

payment information (e.g., credit card number and billing address).

The information we collect is used to improve the content of our web page. Ka Leo O

Hawai`i does not share any unique identifying information you provide with external

entities, including, but not limited to, your name, e-mail address, phone number and

postal address. We will only disclose this information when we are legally required to

do so. Such circumstances include, but are not limited to, the request of governmental

authorities conducting an investigation, to verify or enforce compliance with the policies

governing our website and applicable laws or to protect against misuse or unauthorized

use of our website.

If you supply us with your postal address online, you will only receive the information

for which you provided us your address. Persons who supply us with their telephone

numbers on-line will only receive telephone contact from us in regards to the matter in

which their telephone number was supplied.

If you supply us with your email address online, you will only receive information for

which you provided us your email address. If you do not want to receive e-mail from us

in the future, please let us know by sending us e-mail at the above address or by using the

unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email you wish to discontinue.

For security and legal reasons, Ka Leo O Hawai`i will not provide any information we

have collected to anyone, even the person the information has been collected about. Upon

request we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information.

Community members can have this information corrected by sending us an e-mail at the

above address.

With respect to advertising servers: In an attempt to bring you offers that are of interest

to you, we have relationships with other companies that we allow to place ads on our

Web pages. As a result of your visit to our site, advertising server companies may collect

information such as your domain type, your IP address and clickstream information.

With respect to cookies: We use cookies to store visitors’ preferences and record session


With respect to security: When we transfer and receive certain types of sensitive

information, such as financial information, we redirect visitors to a secure server and

notify visitors of this redirection. We have appropriate security measures in place in our

physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we

have collected from you at our site.

From time to time, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not

previously disclosed in our privacy notice. If our information practices change at some

time in the future, we will contact you before we use your data for these new purposes to

notify you of the policy change and to provide you with the ability to opt out of these new


If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us

at the above addresses or phone number.

By accessing this website, you agree that the jurisdiction and venue for any legal actions

or disputes against Ka Leo O Hawai`i and any of its employees shall be governed by the

laws of the United States of America and the State of Hawai`i.

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Paige Okamura (left) and Akea Kahikina (right), the instructors for the free Hawaiian language class gives online lessons at Queen Liliʻuokalani Center for Student Services on March 25, 2020. Read more