Cookies

At ALABAMA ABOGADOS, S.L.P. (hereinafter, BPV ABOGADOS) we use cookies in order to provide a better service and give you a better browsing experience. We want to inform you in a clear, transparent, and concise manner about the cookies we use, detailing below what cookies are, what they are used for, what types of cookies we use, what their purposes are and how you can configure or disable them if you wish.

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A cookie is a small file or archive that is downloaded to your computer, mobile device (smartphones, tablets, etc.) or any other device containing browsing information when you access certain websites or mobile applications. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment, they can be used to recognise the user.

The combined set of cookies from all our users helps us to improve the quality of our website, allowing us to control which pages are useful, which are not, and which can be improved. Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet, providing countless advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating the navigation and usability of our website. Under no circumstances can cookies damage your computer or mobile device.

Cookies do not identify you personally and do not pose any risk to your computer or mobile device. They are not viruses or spyware. They are simply tools used by the websites you visit to improve your browsing experience, to make sure your data travels securely online, to help us understand what information on our website is most useful to our users or to find out what offers may be of interest to each user. And all this in a completely anonymous way: we will never know your name, address, or telephone number, unless you provide them to us. You decide whether or not to allow the installation of our cookies.

You should also bear in mind that if you decide not to allow the use of cookies, some features of the website may not work properly, and we may not be able to tailor the information we offer to your interests. Under no circumstances will not accepting cookies mean that you will not be able to access and use the basic functions of our website.

We would also like to inform you that, in accordance with European and Spanish regulations on privacy and cookies, there are cookies that require the user’s consent (e.g.: analysis or measurement cookies and behavioural advertising cookies), and others that are exempt from consent (e.g.: technical cookies or those necessary for the provision of services expressly requested by the user).

WHO IS THE RESPONSIBLE PARTY?

The cookies used on WWW.BPVABOGADOS.COM are processed by BPV ABOGADOS for the purposes and for the storage times stated in the section “List of cookies used”.

¿QUÉ TIPOS DE COOKIES UTILIZAMOS?

Depending on the entity that manages them, cookies can be:

  • Own Cookies: These are those that are sent to your computer from our own equipment or domains and from which we provide the service you request.
  • Third-party cookies: These are cookies that are sent to your computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by us, but by another collaborating entity (a third party).

Regarding the length of time, they remain activated

  • Session cookies: These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the website, so none of them remain registered on the hard drive of your computer or memory of your mobile device. The information obtained through these cookies is used to analyse web traffic patterns. Ultimately, this allows us to provide a better experience to improve the content and make it easier to use.
  • Persistent cookies: These are cookies stored on the hard drive of your computer or memory of your mobile device, and whose information we can access for a defined period of time depending on the type of cookie. Persistent cookies will stop working once their expiry date has been reached, or if you withdraw your consent before the expiry date.

 According to their purpose:

  • Technical cookies: These are necessary for browsing and the proper functioning of our website. They allow, for example, for traffic control and data communication, access to restricted areas, the use of security elements, the storage of content in order to broadcast videos, or to share content through social networks.
  • Preference or personalisation cookies: These cookies allow you to access the service with predefined characteristics according to a series of criteria, such as, for example, the language, the type of browser through which the service is accessed, the regional configuration from where the service is accessed, etc.
  • Analysis or measurement cookies: These are cookies that, processed by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users who visit our website and thus conduct the measurement and statistical analysis of the uses made by the users of the services on offer. They can also be used to quantify the impact of the advertisements shown.
  • Behavioural advertising cookies: These are all cookies that store information on user behaviour obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows us to develop a specific profile to display advertising based on this. This type of cookies is one that allow us to show you advertising related to your browsing profile.

 

LIST OF COOKIES USED

The cookies used on our website (WWW.BPVABOGADOS.COM) and their purposes are detailed below:

 

Name of the cookieOwn- or from third-party Purpose of the cookie Timeframe Exempt / not exempt from the obligation to inform and obtain consent
CONSENTOwnTechnical17 yearsExempt
     

 

LIST OF THIRD-PARTY COOKIES

The following is a list of third-party providers of cookie services on our website (WWW.BPVABOGADOS.COM)

 

Name of providerMore information about this third party’s use of cookies (web address)
  

 

HOW CAN THE COOKIES ON OUR WEBSITE BE CONFIGURED AND CONSENT BE REVOKED?

When you access our website you are shown a window in which you can indicate whether you accept, reject, or wish to configure cookies, except those strictly necessary, through the privacy preference centre or configuration panel, which you can access directly from the main banner or pop-up message on the website. You can also configure cookies and/or revoke the consent given at any time from the link available on the website.

If you accept third-party cookies and subsequently wish to delete them from your computer or mobile device, you can use the cookie deactivation tools of the different browsers or through the system enabled by these third parties for this purpose via the links indicated in the section “How to delete and block/disable cookies”.

 

HOW TO DELETE AND BLOCK/DISABLE COOKIES?

You can allow, block, or delete cookies installed on your computer or mobile device by configuring your Internet browser options. If you do not allow the installation of cookies on your browser, you may not be able to access all of the services provided, and your experience on our website may be less satisfactory.

In the following links you have at your disposal all the information to configure or disable your cookies depending on the browser used:

  • Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-sitios-web-rastrear-preferencias?redirectlocale=es&redirectslug=habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
  • Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
  • Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
  • Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
  • Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html

If you access our website via a mobile device (smartphone, tablet, handheld game console, etc.), the cookie options may be located in the general settings of your device. Please refer to your device’s user manual for more information.  

HOW TO DISABLE GOOGLE ANALYTICS?

Our website uses cookies from Google Analytics, a service provided by Google Inc. Google Analytics analyses the use that users make of a website through the use of Google cookies. The information generated by Google cookies about the use of this website by users is usually transferred to and stored on Google servers located in the USA.

To avoid this type of cookies there are tools or browser add-ons to disable Google Analytics. You can find more information and access to these tools through the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=es

OTHER INFORMATION:

For all information on privacy and data protection required by Article 13 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that does not specifically refer to cookies, you can visit our Privacy Policy.

We inform you that, if you do not agree with the data processing conducted by the cookies on our website, you can file a complaint with the Spanish Data Protection Agency (www.aepd.es).

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