COOKIE POLICY

Effective June 24, 2021

This cookie policy pertains only to “harriswilliams.com”, the “Site” or the “Website”, located at www.harriswilliams.com, and owned and operated by Harris Williams LLC and its subsidiaries d/b/a/ Harris Williams. The Website includes all web pages accessible by the public. Any reference to “you” in this Policy shall mean any user of the Website, including without limitation employees of Harris Williams.

This policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy, which sets out how and why we collect, store, use and share personal information generally, as well as your rights in relation to your personal information and details on how to contact us and supervisory authorities if you have a complaint.

WHAT IS A COOKIE?

Cookies are data files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful, for among other reasons, because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device. You can find out more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org.

On the Website, cookies do a number of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving the user experience. Before accessing the Website, you will either be asked whether you agree that we can place the following types of cookies on your device (such as if you are in the United Kingdom or the European Union) or notified that your continued use of the Website constitutes your acceptance to the placement of such cookies on your device, in each case subject to applicable law. If you agree, the placing of cookies, except for strictly necessary cookies, and any processing of your personal data resulting from the use of such cookies is based on your consent according to Article 6 para. 1 lit. a) GDPR. Please be aware that you have the right to withdraw your consent at any time with future effect. If you want to do so, please click on the “Manage Cookies” button below to access our Privacy Preference Center and follow the directions to update your preferences accordingly. In this case, however, you might notice that without placing the cookies the functionality of the Site might be affected.

Harris Williams does not use your data for any automated decision making, including profiling, referred to in Article 22 para. 1 and 4 GDPR.

YOUR CONSENT: MANAGE COOKIE PREFERENCES

To change your cookie consent preferences, please click on the button below to visit our Privacy Preference Center.

Please note that strictly necessary cookies may be placed, and data may be processed based on our legitimate interests according to Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f) GDPR. As further discussed below, these cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You have the right to object, on grounds relating to your particular situation, at any time to such processing of your personal data according to Art. 21 para. 1 GDPR. To do so, you can change your browser settings to block any or specific cookies or to alert you about these cookies in advance.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may have an impact on the functionality of the Site.

For more information on how we use information that we collect about you, please read our privacy policy.

STORAGE PERIOD

Some of the cookies used on the Site are session cookies, which are deleted as soon as you close your browser. Other cookies are persistent cookies, which are stored beyond the individual session. Unless otherwise indicated below, persistent cookies used on the Site are stored for a maximum of 2 years. Please refer to the cookie list for more details on the individual storage periods.

THIRD PARTY WEBSITES

We may link to other websites which are not within our control. We are not responsible for the content of any external websites we provide links to or which link to the Website, including their use of cookies. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

CONTACT US
 
Please contact us if you have any questions about this Cookie Policy or the information we hold about you at Harris Williams, 1001 Haxall Point, 9th Floor, Richmond, Virginia 23219 or email data.privacy@harriswilliams.com.
 

If you are in the European Union, you may also find the contact details of the data controller, including its representative, and of the relevant Data Protection Officer (“DPO”) under www.harriswilliams.de, https://www.harriswilliams.com/de/kontakt and dpo.germany@harriswilliams.com

POLICY CHANGES

We reserve the right to change our Cookie Policy at any time. 

Date of last update or revision: June 24, 2021