Last Updated: May 15, 2023
Information We Collect
Information You Provide Directly
Apply for a Job. When you use our Website to apply for a job with BLHI, we may collect your name, email address, phone number, and any other information you provide to us.
Information Collected Automatically
We automatically collect the following types of information when you use our Website:
Technical Data. We collect information about the device and browser you use to access our Website and we collect your internet protocol (“IP”) address.
Cookies and Similar Tracking Technologies. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your device through your browser. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can set your browser to decline cookies. We use this automatically collected information to analyze trends, to provide, administer, and improve our Website, to track the number of visitors to the Website and time spent on different pages of the Website.
How We Use Your Information
We may use personal information to personalize your Website experience and deliver the type of content you are most interested in. If you signed up for our company newsletter, you may receive occasional emails regarding company updates. At any time, you may opt out by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the uses described above, we also use your information:
- To protect our interests or the interests of third parties;
- To maintain and enhance the security of our Website;
- To prevent abuse of our Website;
- To comply with our legal obligations;
- To perform or enforce our agreements; or
- For any other purpose with your consent.
Legal Bases for Processing
BLHI is the data controller for our Website. Generally, we process personal information provided by visitors through our Website or other interactions with us on the bases of our legitimate interests in conducting our business. Where we ask for your consent, we process personal information on the basis of that consent. We may also process personal information on other bases permitted by applicable law, such as when the processing is necessary for us to comply with our legal obligations.
We may share your information:
- With any affiliates in connection with your use of our Website or our business relationship with you;
- With any contractors, service providers, or other third parties we use to support our Website;
- To fulfill any purpose for which you provide it;
- With your consent;
- To comply with any court order, law, or legal process, including to respond to any government or regulatory request;
- To a buyer or other successor in the event of a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of our assets; or
- If we believe disclosure is necessary or appropriate to protect our rights, property, or interests, or the rights, property, or interests of third parties.
More About Analytics and Advertising
We only store information for as long as is needed to fulfill our contractual or legal obligations or any other permissible purpose for which we have collected it, including to prevent fraud or security incidents. When the applicable retention period has expired, we take measures to delete the information, aggregate it, or anonymize it.
International Data Transfers
We may transfer your personal information to a destination outside your jurisdiction, including to the United States. In addition, BLHI may be required to disclose personal information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including for the purpose of meeting national security or law enforcement requirements. We may also disclose personal information to other third parties when compelled to do so by government authorities or required by law or regulation including, but not limited to, in response to court orders and subpoenas.
For international data transfers, we rely on appropriate Standard Contractual Clauses to ensure adequate protection for your personal information or a derogation under Article 49 of the GDPR (such as when you give us your explicit consent). For more information or to obtain a copy of applicable safeguards please contact as described in the “Contact Us” section, below.
We use commercially reasonable administrative, physical, and technical measures to safeguard your information and help protect it from unauthorized access. However, we cannot guarantee complete protection of your information since transmission via the internet is not 100% secure. If you have reason to believe that your interaction with us is no longer secure, please immediately notify us by contacting us as detailed in the “Contact Us” section.
Our website is not directed to children, as defined under applicable law. If you believe that a child has provided their information to us through our website, please contact us as detailed in the “Contact Us” section, so that we can take steps to delete it.
To the extent required by applicable law, we provide you with the ability to (1) request access to, rectification and/or erasure of your personal data; (2) object to the processing of your personal data; (3) restrict the processing of your personal data; (4) obtain a copy of your personal information in a portable format; and (5) withdraw any consent that you have given to the processing of your personal data. You may exercise these rights by contacting us as described in the “Contact Us” section, below.
Lodging Complaints: If you are a resident of the United Kingdom, you have the right to file a complaint concerning our processing of your personal information with your data protection authority. The data protection authority for the United Kingdom is the Information Commissioner’s Office (www.ico.org.uk). If you believe we have processed your personal information in a manner inconsistent with your rights, we kindly request that you contact us first so that we may address your concern.
We do not control third parties’ collection or use of your information to serve interest-based advertising. However, these third parties may provide you with ways to choose not to have your information collected or used in this way. You can opt-out of receiving targeted ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (“NAI”) on the NAI’s website at https://www.networkadvertising.org. You may also be able to opt-out of receiving third-party behavioral ads by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance (“DAA”) website at http://www.aboutads.info/choices. We are not responsible for effectiveness of or compliance with any third-parties’ opt-out options.