Effective August 1st, 2017
– What cookies are;
– What cookies are used when you use the website of Jean-Marc Goossens – Attorney at Law;
– What kind of cookies may be used on the website of Jean-Marc Goossens – Attorney at Law;
– How you can control cookies;
– Where you can learn more about cookies;
– How often the website of Jean-Marc Goossens – Attorney at Law updates its policy and how can you be informed about it.
What is a cookie?
Cookies can either be based on sessions or persistent. A session cookie expires automatically after closing your web browser. A persistent cookie will remain until it expires or you delete your cookies. Expiration dates can be set in the cookies allowing some of them to expire after a few minutes while others may expire after multiple years. Cookies placed by the website of Jean-Marc Goossens – Attorney at Law are called “first party cookies,” while cookies placed by other Internet companies are called “third party cookies.”
Finally, cookies help us keep our website and your information safe.
What kind of cookies may be used?
The website of Jean-Marc Goossens – Attorney at Law uses several types of cookies for different purposes and they serve different functions. These descriptions can help you determine if and how you would like to interact with our website and other online services we may provide:
- Essential Cookies
Without them we may not provide many services that you need on our website. For example, these cookies remember your preferences as you move around the website.
- Functionality or Preference Cookies
During your visit, these cookies are used to remember information you have entered or choices you make on our website. They also store your preferences when personalizing the website or to optimize your use of our website, for example, your preferred language. These preferences are remembered, through the use of the persistent cookies and the next time you visit our website you will not have to set them again.
- Analytics Cookies
These cookies track information about user sessions to our website and how the site features are being used so that we can get a better understanding of content consumption or site behaviors, referrers, the number of each visitor’s sessions and how long a visitor stays on our website, make improvements and report our performance. We also use analytics cookies to test different versions of a page or features to see how users interact with them.
- Targeting or Advertising Cookies
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We also may allow third-party advertising companies to place their targeting cookies on your device through their advertisements on this website. The information these third-party performance cookies collect is used to determine which third-party advertisements to display on this website, how often to display them, and in which locations of this websites the third-party advertisements perform best. These third-party performance cookies do not collect information that identifies you personally.
- Social Networking Cookies.
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How can I control cookies?
If you use different computers in different locations you will need to ensure that the settings of each web browser has been configured to suit your preferences.
You can also delete any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser. The various browsers provide different procedures to manage your settings. Click on any of the browser links below for instructions”:
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Transparency and regulations
Many jurisdictions require or recommend that website operators inform users/visitors as to the nature of cookies they utilize and, in certain circumstances, obtain the consent of their users to the placement of certain cookies.
Learn more about cookies
You may learn more about cookies and how to opt out of them by visiting the following third party websites:
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Cookie Privacy – Updates
If there are any material changes to this policy, you will be notified, by us posting a prominent notice on our website prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices. Your continued use of our website constitutes your agreement to be bound by such changes to this policy. Your only remedy, if you do not accept the terms of this Policy, is to discontinue use of website.
The content of this policy is for your general information and use only. These cookies are subject to change without notice. We do not provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy of the information included above. You acknowledge that this information may contain inaccuracies or errors and is subject to change and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.