The second paragraph of Article 22 of Law 34/2002 of July 11, 2002, on information society services and electronic commerce (hereinafter, LSSI), in connection with Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of April 27, 2016, General Data Protection (hereinafter, RGPD) and Organic Law 3/2018 of December 5, 2018, on Data Protection and guarantee of digital rights (hereinafter, LOPDGDD) establishes that.
- Service providers may use data storage and retrieval devices on recipients' terminal equipment, provided that the recipients have given their consent after having been provided with clear and complete information on their use, in particular on the purposes of the data processing, in accordance with the provisions of the Personal Data Protection regulations.
- Where technically possible and effective, the recipient's consent to accept data processing may be provided through the use of appropriate browser settings or other applications.
- The foregoing shall not prevent the possible storage or access of a technical nature for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network or, to the extent strictly necessary, for the provision of an information society service expressly requested by the recipient.
The GDPR, in its recital 30, mentions these technologies and their impact on data protection, stating that Natural persons may be associated with online identifiers provided by their devices, applications, tools and protocols, such as internet protocol addresses, session identifiers in the form of cookies or other identifiers, such as radio frequency identification tags. This can leave traces that, in particular, when combined with unique identifiers and other data received by the servers, can be used to profile and identify individuals.
In compliance with the established regulations, we indicate below the information related to the "cookies" used.
Please note that this website you have accessed 'cookies' own and third parties to provide you with a better experience and service. When browsing or using our services the user does not accept the use we make of cookies, but his consent is collected expressly, and without blocking, if rejected, such ability to navigate.
Cookies used for any of the following purposes are exempt from compliance with the obligations established in article 22.2 of the LSSI:
- Allow only communication between the user's equipment and the network.
- Strictly to provide a service expressly requested by the user.
WHAT IS A COOKIE
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as websites, may install on your computer, smartphone, tablet, connected TV, etc., when you access them. Their functions can be very varied: store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, enable certain technical functionalities, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits or preferences of a user or their equipment to the point, sometimes, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your equipment, of being able to recognize you. A cookie is stored on a computer to personalize and facilitate the user's navigation as much as possible. Cookies play a very important role in improving the experience of using the web.
In other words, a cookie is a piece of information sent by a website and stored in the user's browser, so that the website can consult the user's previous activity. A cookie does not identify only one person, but can incorporate a combination of computer-browser-user.
Why are they important?
- From a technical point of view, they allow websites to function more agile and adapted to user preferences, such as storing the language, the country's currency or detecting the access device.
- They establish levels of protection and security that prevent or hinder cyber-attacks against the website or its users.
- They allow the media managers to know statistical data collected in the Cookies to improve the quality and experience of their services.
- They are used to optimize the advertising we show to users, offering the advertising that most closely matches their interests.
TYPES OF COOKIES
Depending on who is the entity that manages the equipment or domain from which the cookies are sent and treats the data obtained, we can distinguish:
Own cookies: those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third-party cookies: are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies. In the event that the cookies are served from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself, but the information collected through these is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies if the third party uses them for its own purposes (for example, the improvement of the services it provides or the provision of advertising services in favor of other entities).
Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained through cookies are processed, the website may use:
Technical cookies: are those that allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist in it, including those that the editor uses to allow the management and operation of the website and enable its functions and services.
Preference or personalization cookies: are those that allow remembering information for the user to access the service with certain characteristics that may differentiate the user's experience from that of other users, such as, for example, the language, the number of results to display when the user performs a search, the appearance or content of the service depending on the type of browser through which the user accesses the service or the region from which the user accesses the service, etc.
Analysis or measurement cookies: these cookies allow the party responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked, including the quantification of the impact of advertisements. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform, in order to make improvements based on the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service.
Behavioral advertising cookies: are those that store information on user behavior obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, allowing the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on the same.
Depending on the expiration date, the Cookies used may have the following types of expiration dates:
Session cookies: are those designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that only needs to be kept for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (for example, a list of products purchased) and disappear at the end of the session.
Persistent Cookies: are those in which the data remain stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years. This website uses both temporary session cookies and persistent cookies.
In some cases, if you disable any of these cookies, you may not be able to correctly receive our content and services. At other times, the website may continue to function. In any case, we wish to share with you that the information captured by these cookies on the use of our website and on the success of the advertisements displayed on it allows us to improve our services and to obtain revenues that allow us to offer you many contents in a less onerous way.
In compliance with art. 22.2 of the LSSI-CE, the company indicates that this website uses the cookies listed in the table below:
|Name||Type||Purpose||Who uses it||Duration|
|gdpr[allowed_cookies]||Required||This cookie stores cookies allowed by registered users and website visitors.||Winkels Attorneys at Law||1 year|
Third party cookies
|Name||Type||Purpose||Who uses it||Duration|
|_ga||Analytics||It is used to uniquely and anonymously distinguish users. It allows storing data that allows knowing the domain to be measured, distinguishing unique users, remembering the number and duration of previous visits, remembering traffic source information, determining the start and end of a session and remembering the value of personalized visitor variables.||Google Analytics||2 years|
|_gid||Analytics||The cookie is used to store information about how visitors use a website and helps create an analytical report of how the website is performing. The data collected, including the number of visitors, the source of visitors, and the pages are anonymized.||Google Analytics||1 day|
|_gat||Performance||Reduces request speed and limits data collection on sites with high traffic.||Google Analytics||1 minute|
No transfer of data to third countries
Cookies are not used for profiling.
HOW TO DISABLE COOKIES IN THE MAIN BROWSERS
You can allow or block cookies, as well as delete your browsing data (including cookies) from the browser you are using. Please refer to the options and instructions provided by your browser for this purpose. Please note that if you accept third-party cookies, you will need to delete them from your browser options.
It is possible to stop accepting browser Cookies, or to stop accepting Cookies from a particular Service.
Modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the 'Options' or 'Preferences' menu of your browser. You can also configure your browser or email manager, as well as install free plug-ins to prevent Web Bugs from being downloaded when you open an email.
Through our website, we provide guidance on the steps to access the configuration menu of cookies and, where appropriate, private browsing in each of the major browsers.
The user may - at any time - choose which cookies he/she wants to operate on this website by:
1. Browser settings; for example:
- Chrome, from this link or Settings -> Show advanced options -> Privacy -> Content settings. For more information, you can consult Google support or browser Help.
- Explorer, from this link or Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Settings. For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or the browser's Help.
- Firefox, from this link or Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings. For more information, you can consult Mozilla support or the browser's Help.
- Safari, from this link.
- Opera, from this link.
- Android, from this link.
- Windows Phone, from this link.
2. The specific opt-out systems indicated in the table above with respect to the cookie in question (these systems may involve a "reject" cookie being installed on your computer in order for your choice of deactivation to work).
3. other third-party tools, available online, that allow users to detect cookies on each website they visit and manage their deactivation (e.g. Ghostery -Privacy Notice-, Ghostery -Frequently Asked Questions-).
ACCEPTANCE OF COOKIES
Thank you for agreeing to accept cookies, this helps us to obtain more accurate data that allows us to improve the content and design of our websites and applications to suit your preferences.