Different kinds of cookies. Websites use several kinds of cookies that can be classified into the following categories. Some of the cookies here indicated only have technical functions (the so called Technical cookies), while other cookies are used to profile the website users. The Studio Legale Finocchiaro websites only use Technical cookies, while no Profiling cookies are used.
1. Essential Cookies. These cookies are vital to the basic performance of the Studio Legale Finocchiaro websites; they enable critical authentication, validation, session management, and fraud prevention. The duration of these cookies is strictly limited to the work session. Once you close your browser, they will be deleted. Disabling these cookies would compromise the possibility to use the services you can access once you have logged into your account, while you would still be able to navigate the rest of the website.
2. Analytical/Performance Cookies. These cookies track which pages you visit frequently and how you use the website and its links. The information that these cookies collect is aggregated before being used to allow us to make improvements to your browsing experience. The Studio Legale Finocchiaro does not use this kind of cookies.
3. Profiling Cookies. The Studio Legale Finocchiaro websites do not use profiling cookies. These are persistent cookies and they aim at creating users’ profiles. They are used to send ads messages in line with the preferences shown by the user during navigation.
Third parties Cookies. When you navigate a website, you can receive cookies from that website but also from websites managed by other organizations (third party cookies). This is the case, for instance, with social plugin for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn. They are parts of the webpage directly generated by those websites and inserted in the webpage visited. Usually, social plugin are used to share contents on the social networks. The Studio Legale Finocchiaro does not use this kind of cookies.
Managing your cookie preferences. Some people prefer not to allow cookies, which is why most browsers give you the ability to manage cookies to suit you. In all browsers you can set up rules to manage cookies on a site-by-site basis, giving you more fine-grained control over your privacy. What this means is that you can disable cookies from all sites except those that you trust through adjusting your browser settings. For instance, on Firefox you can manage your cookies preferences through the control panel you can reach by clicking on Tools-Options-Privacy. You can manage your cookie preferences on some of the most used browsers at the following addresses:
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
Please be aware that disabling completely technical cookies can compromise the functionalities of the Studio Legale Finocchiaro websites for registered users.
Cookies’ persistency. Session cookies are active as long as the browser is on or as long as you do not logout from your session. Other kind of cookies, called Persistent cookies, are available even after you close your browser or logout from your session, during future navigation sessions. Their duration is determined when they are created. In some cases they have an expiration date, while sometimes their duration is unlimited. Studio Legale Finocchiaro websites do not use persistent cookies.