Ka Leo: Terms of Service

Terms of Use

The contents of Ka Leo O Hawai`i’s website are intended for your personal,

noncommercial use. All materials published on the site (including, but not limited to

news articles, photographs, images, illustrations, audio clips and video clips, also known

as the "Content") are protected by copyright, and owned or controlled by Ka Leo O

Hawai`i and the Board of Publications at the University of Hawai`i at Manoa or the

party credited as the provider of the Content. You shall abide by all additional copyright

notices, information, or restrictions contained in any Content accessed through the site.

The Contents on the site are protected by copyright pursuant to U.S. and international

copyright laws. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale

of, create new works from, distribute, perform, display, or in any way exploit, any of the

Content in whole or in part.

You may download or copy the Content and other downloadable items displayed on the

site for personal use only, provided that you maintain all copyright and other notices

contained therein. Copying or storing of any Content for other than personal use is

expressly prohibited without prior written permission from Ka Leo O Hawai`i or the

copyright holder identified in the copyright notice contained in the Content.

The Content of the site is owned or licensed to Ka Leo O Hawai`i. Certain Content

is furnished by Tribune Media Services, which will not be liable for any delays,

inaccuracies, errors or omissions in any such Content, or in the transmission or delivery

of all or any part thereof, or for any damages arising therefrom.

To facilitate fair, focused and intelligent discussion of the issues that concern the

University of Hawai`i community, Ka Leo O Hawai`i requires that all participants

adhere to the following forum rules. All user feedback will be posted immediately

upon submission and will be monitored by the user community. Forum participants are

encouraged to report any feedback that does not comply with the rules. Although Ka

Leo reserves the right to remove posts and/or block users if these rules are violated,

the staff will not be involved in an approval or review process. These terms of use

may be modified at any time without notice, and such modifications shall be effective


All letters to the editor, whether submitted to the online edition or the print edition, and

all online story feedback become the property of Ka Leo O Hawai`i and may be used in

print editions and online editions of Ka Leo O Hawai`i. Ka Leo archives all of its content,

which is accessible to readers at any time. Anonymous letters will not be accepted.

Names may be withheld for good cause upon request at the sole discretion of Ka Leo.

Letters may be edited for style, space, clarity and accuracy.

In submitting feedback, you are representing and agreeing that:

· You are the author of the submission.

· You are not posting personal attacks, messages that are sexual in nature or


· You are not posting any information that is false, misleading or inaccurate.

· The submission is free of copyright, trademark or publication restrictions.

· You are not using the website for any unlawful purpose or encouraging others to

engage in unlawful activities.

· You will not interfere with any other person's use of the website.

· You acknowledge that third parties may hold you responsible for libel,

invasion of privacy, misappropriation of likeness and disclosure of confidential

information, and that you will hold harmless Ka Leo O Hawai`i for same.

· Ka Leo O Hawai`i has the right to disclose any information in compliance with

any law, regulation or governmental request that could prevent or assist in the

resolution of any criminal, illegal, or any activity in violation of state, federal or

local law and/or university policy.

· Commercial solicitation is strictly prohibited.

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-


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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