A cookie is a text file which is placed in the Client’s computer or mobile device when entering into some websites. It is stored in the Clients’ browser while the website is being viewed. Cookies allow a website to keep and recover information regarding surfing habits of the Client or his/her equipment. Depending on the information they have and the way the equipment is used, they can help to recognize the Client.
Despite that, cookies only collect information regarding the number of visited websites, the city to which the IP used is assigned, the number of new members, frequency, duration and recurrence of visits, and regarding the browser, operator or terminal from which the access to the web is made.
These cookies are only associated to an anonymous user and their computer, and do not include references which allow to deduce the name, surname or other information regarding the user which may be saved in the computer.
ST CONSULTORES INMOBILIARIOS SL cookies cannot read information kept in the Client’s hard drive or read cookie’s files created by other suppliers.
For more information on cookies, St Consultores invites you to visit the following link: www.allaboutcookies.org.
Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website, compiling its own reports on website activity for website operators, and providing its own services related to website activity and internet usage. Google Analytics, acting under his own responsibility, may also transfer this information to third parties if it were required to do so by law, or if such third parties where compelled to process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate the Clients’s IP address with any other data held by Google.
ST CONSULTORES denies any responsibility for Google Inc.’s compliance of Data Protection Rules or related legal regulation.
Learn more about the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on and other Google Analytics privacy information. (http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html#toc-faq)
ST CONSULTORES INMOBILIARIOS, S.L. informs the Client, as user of this website, that
(i) Google obtains information of the use of this website through Google Analytics (it does not do so in the name or on behalf of Uría Menéndez Abogados, S.L.P.), and ST CONSULTORES INMOBILIARIOS, S.L does not have access to such information at any time (it only has access to information subsequently provided by Google and which is not associated with any IP address);
(ii) Google (and not ST CONSULTORES INMOBILIARIOS,S.L.) decides on the purpose of the processing and use of the information collected by Google Analytics, as well as on the operation and duration of the cookies;
(iii) according to the information provided by Google, the Client can prevent this information from being collected and decline cookies by configuring his/her browser (more information on how to decline Google Analytics’ cookies can be found at ttp://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en)
(iv) as a general rule, only EU countries share similar standards regarding cookies and personal data protection.
It’s own cookies:
|PHPSESSID||This cookie is necessary for the encryption PHP language and is required for basic site functionality, therefore is always enabled.|
|CC_COOKIE_ACCEPT||Technical and permanent cookie used for remembering if the user accepts cookies.|
Cookies from third parties
|1P_JAR||Google’s cookie used for gathering statistic information regarding the website.|
|CONSENT||Google’s cookie used for analytic purposes.|
|NID||Google’s cookie used to remember users preferences like the idiom, number of results wished for each search, or regarding if the user wants to use Google’s SafeSearch filter.|
How to Disable cookies?
Users of this website can set their browsers at any time in order to check the existing cookies, and decide whether to enable or disable them, but this may affect to the functions offered by those third parties.
Depending on the browser used, the links needed for this are the following:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
Apple Safari MacOS: https://support.apple.com/es-es/guide/safari/sfri11471/mac
Apple Safari dispositivos iOS: https://support.apple.com/es-es/HT201265
Usual questions regarding Cookies
Why are so many notifications regarding the cookies use?
Which are the fines for not following the cookies policy?
Minor offences are punished in Spain with fines up to 30.000 Euros. Major offences can be punished with a 150.000 Euros fine, although the usual fines imposed to offenders are normally between 500 and 25000 Euros.
Can a user disable cookies from his/her computer?
Are cookies dangerous to the user’s computer?
No. A cookie is a text file; it is not a program or plug-in. It can be used as a virus, and cannot access to the user’s hard drive. It is the browser and not a person which keeps the cookie of a website when necessary.
Can cookies fill up the user’s hard drive?
Despite the cookies do not occupy so much space (only a few kilobytes), once the user surfs through internet, accumulation of cookies may occupy a big space in the hard drive. To prevent this from happening, browsers and operative systems have their own mechanisms, usually by allowing saving just a limited number of cookies. When this number is exceeded, the browser automatically eliminates the less used cookies.
Who must follow this regulation?
- Corporate websites in general.
- Corporate websites of freelancers, despite if they are used to inform about their businesses or as online shops
- Online shops and other electronic commerce virtual platforms.
- Media or particular blogs which include publicity.
- This is applied to companies and professionals established in Spain as well to foreign websites aimed to Spanish public.