Data We Obtain
Bridgewater may obtain Data from you through this Website, using automated digital processing methods. The types of Data you may provide to us include:
- Contact information, such as your name, postal address, e-mail address, and telephone number;
- Username and password to access Bridgewater products and services online;
- Information that you provide in the course of applying for a job with us, such as information about your education, work and military history, legal work eligibility status, and other information about you; and
- Other personal information you voluntarily provide to us, such as your preferences or data provided through online forms.
We use third-party web analytics services on this Website, such as those of Google Analytics. The analytics providers that administer these services use technologies such as cookies, web server logs and web beacons to help us analyze how visitors use this Website. The Data collected through these means (including IP address) is disclosed to these analytics providers, who use Data to evaluate use of this Website. To learn more about Google Analytics and how to opt out, please visit: www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html.
How We Use Data
We collect Data for purposes of administering, protecting and improving this Website and our systems, to better understand the preferences of our Website visitors, to identify server problems, to compile aggregated statistics about Website usage, to help personalize your experience of this Website, and to respond to your particular requests or submissions (e.g., an application for employment that you submit or a request to receive information about our products and services). When an individual representative of a Bridgewater client or potential client submits Data in connection with the use of Bridgewater products or services, we collect and process the Data only for the purpose(s) for which the Data originally was sent to us (e.g., to provide the requested services or products).
We also use Data to operate, evaluate and improve our business, perform data analyses, protect against, identify and prevent fraud and other criminal activity, claims and other liabilities and comply with and enforce applicable legal requirements, relevant industry standards and our policies. We also use Data to inform you about our products and services and for other promotional purposes and, where required by applicable law, will obtain your explicit consent to do so.
This Website is not designed to respond to "do not track" signals received from browsers.
Disclosures of Data
Your Rights and Choices
In connection with promotions or other projects, we may ask you specifically whether you agree to a certain kind of Data use or sharing. If you do not agree, we will respect your decision. To opt-out of receiving further direct marketing, such as commercial emails, or to unsubscribe from services, please email us at Corporate_Counsel(at)bwater.com
To exercise your rights and choices with regard to the processing of your Data, please contact us as indicated in the "How To Contact Us" section below.
For Residents of the European Economic Area
Bridgewater will store your information on servers that are located in the United States or other jurisdictions outside the European Economic Area, which may not have the same data protection laws as the country from which you initially provided the information.
If you are a resident of the EEA, you may request access to the Data we maintain about you. You also may withdraw any consent you previously provided to us or object at any time on compelling legitimate grounds to the processing of your Data, and we will apply your preferences going forward. If Data you have submitted through this Website is no longer accurate, current, or complete, you may request that we update, amend, delete or block it. Upon appropriate request we will provide you with access to your Data and to update, amend, delete or block your Data. We reserve the right to use Data previously obtained to verify your identity or take other actions that we believe are appropriate.
Bridgewater maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards designed to protect your Data from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction.
Links To Other Websites
This Website may contain links to other websites for your convenience and information. These websites may be operated by companies not affiliated with Bridgewater. Linked websites may have their own privacy policies or notices, which we strongly suggest you review if you visit any linked websites. We are not responsible for the content of any websites that are not affiliated with Bridgewater, any use of those websites, or the privacy practices of those websites.
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