We collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, information on what pages consumers access or visit, and information volunteered by the consumer (such as survey information and/or site registrations). The information we collect is used to improve the content of the Hawk site and the overall quality of Hawk itself, and it won’t be shared with or sold to other organizations for commercial purposes, except when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:
Information Gathering and Usage
When you register for Hawk, we ask for information such as your name, company name, email address, billing address, credit card information. Members who sign up for the free account aren’t required to enter a credit card.
Hawk uses the mentioned collected information for the following purposes: products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, service improvement, contact, and general research.
Cookies are small text files containing a user’s settings and other data used by websites, and are stored on the user’s computer. They are transmitted as parcels of text sent by a server to a Web client (usually a browser) and then sent back unchanged by client each time it accesses that server. Cookies are required to use the Hawk service.
We use semi-permanent cookies to record current session information. Your browser will remain logged-in to your Hawk account until you explicitly log out or a certain period of time elapses. Log out to prevent others from accessing your account contents.
Hawk uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware required to run Hawk. Although Hawk owns the code, databases, and all rights to the Hawk application, you retain all rights to your data.
Hawk reserves the right to disclose personally identifiable information under certain circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.
It is necessary to share information in order to investigate illegal activities at any stage and in any capacity, such as suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our Terms of Service, or as otherwise dictated by law.
Hawk may periodically update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by placing a prominent notice on our site or, in some cases, sending an email to the address provided with your primary contact information.