Introduction

This is the cookie policy of Healy Crowley Ahern solicitors  in relation to its website www.hcawlaw.ie (referred to here as the “site” or “website”).

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from our website and stored in your web browser, while you are browsing our website.  Every time you return to our website, your browser sends the cookie back to our website server to notify the server of your previous activity.

We use cookies to track your time on our website, for example, what pages you view, your location, time spent on our website and other similar information. Cookies do not obtain any personal information, such as your name, address and the like.

Our website uses the following cookies

Google Analytics Cookies:

  • __utma 2 years from set/update Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
  • __utmb 30 mins from set/update Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
  • __utmc End of browser session Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
  • __utmz 6 months from set/update Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
  • __utmv 2 years from set/update Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.

 

How do I Opt Out?

You may block cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the settings of all or some cookies.  For more information on how to manage your cookies in your specific browser, visit www.aboutcookies.org.

How do I Opt In?

When you arrive on our website, a notice appears, as follows “By continuing to use this site you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy”.  You will then have the option of allowing cookies by ticking the “Accept Cookies” box.  This is the basis of your acceptance of our cookies policy.