This website is owned and maintained by Berkley Capital, LLC (“BC,” “we”,
“us,” or “our”), a member of the W. R. Berkley Corporation
enterprise of affiliated companies (collectively, the “Company”). This
collection and use policies with respect to visitors to this website. By using this
website, you acknowledge your acceptance of this Policy.
This Policy applies only to information received and collected by Berkley Capital
through this website.
Berkley Capital respects the privacy of our website visitors, and we are committed
to protecting our visitors’ personal information. We want you to understand
how and why we collect, use, and disclose the information we obtain about you from
PERSONAL INFORMATION BERKLEY CAPITAL COLLECTS ONLINE
Through this website, we may collect two types of information: non-personal information
and personal information. Personal information is information that identifies or
can be readily associated with a particular individual.
At times, Berkley Capital may ask you to provide a limited amount of personal information
that could identify you, such as your name, address, e-mail address. This information
is collected only when you voluntarily provide it.
HOW BERKLEY CAPITAL USES THE PERSONAL INFORMATION IT COLLECTS
We may use personally identifiable information from you for a limited number of
purposes, including respond to e-mails, provide customer support, and other similar
We do not disclose any personal information to anyone except as is necessary to
provide our products or services to a person, or otherwise as we are required or
permitted by law. In certain instances, we may release information collected through
this website in order to comply with requests from law enforcement or government
customers and others. We may disclose this information when we believe in good faith
that disclosure is necessary or advisable, including, for instance, to identify,
contact, or bring legal action against someone who may be causing injury to or interfering
with the rights or property of Berkley Capital, another user, or anyone else that
could be harmed by such activities.
Personal information you provide through this website may be combined with other
personal information that we collect or receive about you through other methods,
and such combined personal information may be used as described in this Policy.
COLLECTION AND USE OF NON-PERSONAL INFORMATION
Non-personal information is information that does not identify an individual and
cannot be readily associated with a particular individual.
Certain information is automatically collected when you visit our website. For example,
we may collect information to track the number of visitors we receive and the way
that visitors navigate the website. Information collected may include the date and
time you accessed the website, the page or pages you visited and images you accessed,
the name of any other website that referred you to the Berkley Capital website,
as well as your IP address, operating system, browser type, and type of computer.
We may share this aggregated information with our affiliates and/or third parties.
We reserve the right to use non-personal information in order to investigate unlawful
Data may be gathered using cookies and other similar technologies. A “cookie”
is a piece of data that a web server may place on your computer when you visit a
website. Cookies are commonly used by websites to improve the user experience. Many
cookies last only through a single website session, or visit. Others may have an
expiration date, or may remain on your computer until you delete them. Our cookies
will track only your activity relating to your online activity on this website.
Our cookies do not gather personal information.
to maintain continuity during a user session, to gather data about the usage of
our website for research and other purposes, to store your preferences for certain
kinds of information and marketing offers, or to store a user name or encrypted
identification number so that you do not have to provide this information every
time you return to our website. We may also use other companies to set cookies on
this website in order to gather cookie information for us, and we use such cookie
information in the same manner as stated above.
You can decide if and how your computer will accept a cookie by configuring your
preferences or options in your browser. You may change your browser settings to
either reject cookies or notify you when a cookie is about to be placed on your
computer. However, if you choose to reject cookies, you may not be able to use certain
of our website’s features.
In addition to the information we collect automatically, we also obtain non-personal
information that you provide to us online – for example, when you use our
tools and calculators or communicate with us through the website. In some cases,
we automatically retain the cookie information and/or the information you provide
to us online – for example, to complete a transaction you requested or to
keep historical records of your past transactions. In other cases, for example,
when you use our tools and calculators, we only retain the cookie information and/or
information you provide if you request that we do so for your use in subsequent
CONFIDENTIALITY AND SECURITY OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We utilize physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect your personal
information and guard against its unauthorized access. However, no transmission
of information over the Internet can be guaranteed to be totally secure, and we
cannot ensure or warrant the security of any such transmission to the website. When
you disclose information to us online, you do so at your own risk. If you have any
reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, contact us
immediately at: [email protected]
This Policy applies only to information collected through this website. It does
not apply to any information you provide to websites on which Berkley Capital advertises,
nor does it apply to information we collect through other communications with you,
including e-mail communications, phone calls, or non-electronic written communications.
Berkley Capital reserves the right to change this Policy at any time without notice.
Depending on the nature of the change, we may or may not announce the change on
the home page of the Berkley Capital website. You can determine when this Policy
was last revised by referring to the "Last Updated Date" below. It is your responsibility
to visit the link at the bottom of the home page of this website to periodically
review the most current version of this Policy.
Any changes to this Policy are effective upon the posting of the revised Policy
on the Berkley Capital website. By continuing to use this website following such
changes, you will be deemed to have agreed to the changes. If you do not agree with
the terms of this Policy, as it may be amended from time to time, in whole or part,
please do not continue using this website.
like to learn more about how we protect privacy, please contact us at
Last Updated: January 2014