This Website is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. We do not collect personally identifiable data from any person we know to be under the age of 13; children under 13 should not send us any information.
Cookies and Collection of Information
Analytics on Our Website
These services help us to determine how many users we have, which parts of our Website are most popular, what browsers are being used (so we can maximize compatibility), the country or region where our users are located, and the demographics and interests of our users. This enables us to better understand who is using the Website and to improve how we present content.
Opting Out of Analytics Cookies
To find out more about the Google Analytics services used on our Website and to opt-out, click here.
To find out more about Crazy Egg, including their measures for complying with EU data protection laws, click here.
Managing Cookies and Local Storage on Your Device
You can choose how web browser cookies are handled by your device via your browser settings, including refusing or deleting all cookies. Some devices allow you to control this via your device settings. If you choose not to receive cookies at any time, the website may not function properly. Each browser and device is different, so please check the settings menu of your browser or device to learn how to change your advertising settings/cookie preferences. You can find information on how to manage cookie settings on certain browsers via the following links:
Cookie settings in Chrome
Cookie settings in Firefox
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
Cookie settings in Safari
Collection and Retention of Information
Uses and Sharing of Information
If W. P. Carey is requested by law enforcement officials or judicial authorities to provide information on individual users, we may provide such information without your consent. In matters involving claims of personal or public safety, W. P. Carey may provide your personal information to appropriate authorities without your consent or court process. We may also disclose your personal information where we consider it necessary to establish, defend or exercise legal rights, claims or obligations.
For the purposes of EU data protection laws, our legal basis for processing personal information about you is that such processing is necessary for our legitimate interests in running and promoting the Website and our business, in responding to correspondence or comments from you, in maintaining relations with investors and advisors, or is otherwise necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which we are subject.
Will Your Information Be Secure?
W. P. Carey recognizes that you may be concerned about the security of your personal information and we are committed to employing reasonable technology in order to protect the security of our Website. However, even with the best technology, no website is 100% secure. We will take reasonable measures, which we believe are appropriate to protect your information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction.
User Ability to Access, Update and Correct Personal Information
All users will have the following options: if you do not want to receive email or other mail from us, or if you wish to know what information we have pertaining to you, please contact us.
In addition, in some jurisdictions, including in the EU, users will, by law and subject to some limitations, have the right to: (i) request access to your personal data; (ii) require rectification/correction of errors in your personal data; (iii) have your personal data erased; (iv) restrict the processing of your personal data; and (v) receive your personal data in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format and transmit that data to a third party.
Other Limits to Your Privacy
Our Website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other websites. Please be aware that these other websites may collect information about you and have privacy practices that differ from those of W. P. Carey.