Privacy Policy


The Effective Date of this Privacy Policy is December 6, 2012.

  1. Our Commitment to Privacy: Your privacy is important to Hastings+Chivetta Architects, Inc. We provide this notice to better protect your privacy and personal information. Providing this information allows you to make choices about the way your information is collected and used. However, our Privacy Policy only applies to online data collection and does not apply to information that Hastings+Chivetta Architects, Inc. has collected either off-line or through other means.
  2. Information We Collect and How We Use It:
    1. Personally Identifiable Information:
      1. Registration: We may collect the following information if you register to access certain features of the Site: name, e-mail, phone number, employer, and other personal and professional contact details.
    2. Non-Personally Identifiable Information:
      1. In General: We may collect information through technology that does not identify you personally in order to make our site more interesting and useful. This information may also be used to optimize website performance within a given browser and increase the speed of navigation.
      2. Cookies: We may use a standard feature in browser software called “cookies” to enhance your experience with our site. Cookies are small files that your web browser places on your hard drive for record-keeping purposes. By showing how and when visitors use this website, cookies help us identify how many unique users visit this website and track user trends and patterns. They also function to prevent you from having to re- enter information required to use this website.
        1. Additional Information on Cookies: Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.
    3. How this information is used: We will use the information you provide to process enrollment requests, provide you with services on our website, and share information with you. In some cases an outside company may be contracted by us to fulfill a specific request or obligation to you. Your information will not be disclosed to any third party except when we deem it necessary to fulfill a specific request or obligations to you in order to comply with a valid legal process such as a search warrant, subpoena or court order.
  3. Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy: Protecting the privacy of the very young is extremely important to us. No part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13. We never collect or maintain information at our website from those under the age of 13. If we obtain actual knowledge that we have collected information about a child under the age of 13, that information will be immediately deleted from our records.
  4. Changes to this Privacy Policy: This privacy policy describes the types of information we currently collect, and the ways we use and protect that information. From time to time, we may collect different types of information and use that information in different ways. For example, when we add features or services to Hastings+Chivetta Architects, Inc.’s website, we may edit this policy to explain the new practices. Because protecting your privacy is very important to us, we do not expect major changes in policy.