The Information We Collect
Information you provide
You can visit the Site, read about our services, check career opportunities, download certain files, etc., without giving us any personal information about yourself. On some pages you can provide information in order for us to respond to your interest or request or to subscribe to our newsletter or email list. The types of personal information collected on these pages are name, address, email address, phone number, name of organization, interests and other similar information. You may also be able to register an account or create a User Profile on our Site. During registration you may be required to give contact information, such as your name, postal address, and email address.
Automatically collected information
We automatically collect information when you visit the Site including your IP address, the pages you access, and how you use the Site. We also may collect other non-personally identifiable information when you visit our Site such as your device address or ID, web browser, device type, the features of the apps you use, the web pages or sites that you visit just before or just after you visit our Site, the pages or other content you view or otherwise interact with on the Site, and the dates and times that you visit, access, or use the Site. This information is gathered from all users and may be associated with your personal information and includes what areas our users visit most frequently and what services they access most often. This information helps us develop a better Site that is more useful and accessible to you.
Cookies and similar technology
We may allow selected third parties to place cookies through the Site to provide us with better insights into the use of the Site or user demographics or to provide relevant advertising to you. These third parties may collect information about a consumer’s online activities over time and across different websites when he or she uses our website. We may also permit third party service providers to place cookies through our Site to perform analytic or marketing functions. We do not control the use of such third party cookies or the resulting information and we are not responsible for any actions or policies of such third parties.
We do not currently use technology that recognizes a “do-not-track” signal from your web browser.
How We Use Information
We may use the information we collect internally for general commercial purposes including, among other things,
- to provide services and information that you request, to respond to comments and questions, and otherwise to provide support to users,
- to offer our own, our affiliates’ or third-party products and services that we think you may find of interest,
- to help grow our business and improve our Site,
- to understand and analyze the usage trends and preferences of our users, to improve, and to develop new products, services, features, and functionality,
- to comply with our legal obligations, and
- to contact you by email, postal mail or telephone for administrative purposes such as customer service or to send communications. See the section below entitled “Accessing your information and your choices” for information on how to opt-out of receiving promotional communications
Accessing your information and your choices
If your personally identifiable information changes, or if you no longer desire certain services (such as an eNewsletter), you may correct, update, or “opt out” by making the change on your User Profile. Alternatively, you may contact us via the online form on our Contact Us page. We may retain all information you submit for backups, archiving, prevention of fraud and abuse, analytics, satisfaction of legal obligations, or where we otherwise reasonably believe that we have a legitimate reason to do so.
We may provide you the opportunity to “opt-out” of having your personally identifiable information used for certain purposes when we ask for this information.
If you no longer wish to receive our newsletter, mailings, or promotional communications, you may opt-out of receiving them by following the instructions included in each newsletter or communication or un-checking your original selections on your online user profile form. Unsubscribing from promotional emails will not stop us from sending emails about your account or your transactions with us.
You can choose to delete or block cookies by setting your browser to either reject all cookies or to allow cookies only from selected sites. If you block cookies performance of the Site may be impaired and certain features may not function at all
Disclosing Your Information
We do not sell, rent or trade your personal information or permit unaffiliated third parties to use it for their own marketing purposes. We may, however, disclose your information as permitted or required by law.
Links to Other Sites
The security of your personal information is important to us. We maintain reasonable physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to guard against unauthorized access, destruction, misuse, loss or alteration of data we receive. We may use standard encryption technology to protect information being transferred to our Site
No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its security.
You also play a role in protecting your information. Do not share your log-in information with anyone and advise us as soon as possible if it is lost or stolen. We will understand any action or transaction taken using your log-in information to be authorized by you.
This Site is not designed nor intended to be attractive to use by children under the age of 18 (“Minors”). We do not knowingly collect information from Minors. If you are under the age of 18, please do not submit any information to us.
Notices to California Residents
Your California Privacy Rights. California residents with an established business relationship with us are permitted by California law once a year to request information about the manner in which we shared certain categories of information with others for their marketing purposes during the prior calendar year. We do not share personal information with others for their direct marketing purposes.
California Consumer Privacy Act Notice. A. Walker & Company is not required to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act.
Notice to Nevada Residents
We do not transfer personal information for monetary consideration. If you would like to tell us not to sell your information in the future please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, postal address, telephone number and email address with “Nevada do not sell” in the subject line.
Notice to Virginia Residents
A. Walker & Company is not required to comply with the Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act.
A. Walker & Company
375 Park Avenue, Suite 3000
New York, NY 10125