COOKIES POLICY

 

1.- INTRODUCTION

From April 2012, in order to install cookies in user terminals (computer, mobile device or other devices), it is necessary to obtain the informed consent of the user, except in specific circumstances (exempt cookies).

2.- HOW TO COMPLY

A.- To inform the user and obtain their consent when the user visits the website by means of a format of information in layers. This method consists of presenting the user with the information on the purposes for which cookies are used, especially if they are proprietary of third-party cookies, and on the action through which it is understood that the user provides their consent (for example, by continuing to browse the website) and, finally, a link to a web page that contains the COOKIE POLICY. To this end, we can use the following programs or plugins and install them on the website:

OPTION A. – Download from the website http://sitebeam.net/cookieconsent/ the plugin based on JavaScript.

OPTION B.- For websites that use WordPress plugin by Catapult can be used. It is free and can be downloaded at: http://wordpress.org/plugins/uk-cookie-consent/

B.-  PAGE WITH COOKIE POLICY: We will create a web page called “COOKIE POLICY”, the URL of which will always be accessible from any page of the website (this is VERY IMPORTANT). We normally do this by placing a link in the page footer TOGETHER WITH the LEGAL NOTICE and the PRIVACY POLICY.

3.- DRAFTING THE « COOKIE POLICY” PAGE

1.- BACKGROUND

In accordance with Spanish legislation on the use of cookies in relation to the provision of electronic communication services, set out in Royal Decree Law 13 of 30 March 2012, we hereby inform you regarding the cookies used on the website of CAN TAULINA SL and the reason for using them. We also inform you that by browsing the website, you provide your consent to the use of these cookies.

2.- WHAT ARE COOKIES?

Cookies are small files that are downloaded to your computer when you access certain websites. Cookies allow a website to store and recover information on the browsing habits of a user or their device and, depending on the information it contains and how they use their device, this information can be used to recognize the user. The cookies are only associated with an anonymous user and their computer or device and do not provide any references that make it possible to determine their personal data.

3.- TYPES OF COOKIE

1.- Proprietary cookies: These are cookies that are sent to the user’s terminal from a device or domain managed by the site publisher and from which the service requested by the user is provided.

2.- Third-party cookies: These are cookies that are sent to the user’s terminal from a device or domain that is not managed by the site publisher but by another organization that processes the data obtained from these cookies.

3.- Session cookies: These are a type of cookie designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.

4.- Persistent cookies: This is a type of cookie in which the data remains stored on the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the party responsible for the cookie, which can vary from a few minutes to several years.

5.- Analysis cookies: These are cookies that are processed either by us or by third parties and allow us to quantify the number of users and therefore measure and statistically analyse the use our users make of the services provided. To this end, we analyse the user’s browsing on our website in order to improve the range of products or services we offer.

6.- Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies make it possible to manage as effectively as possible the advertising spaces that the publisher may have included in a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided, based on criteria such as edited content or the frequency with which adverts are shown.

7.- Behaviour-based advertising cookies: These cookies make it possible to manage as effectively as possible the advertising spaces that the publisher may have included in a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on the user’s behaviour, obtained by means of continued observation of their browsing habits, which makes it possible to build a specific profile in order to show the user advertising based on this behaviour. It is also possible that, when visiting a web page or opening an e-mail that contains an advertisement or promotion of our products or services, a cookie is installed in your browser that will later serve to show you advertising related to the search you have carried out, to manage our advertisements in relation, for example, to the number of times they are viewed, where they appear, at what time they are seen, etc.

4.- TYPES OF COOKIE USED BY THIS WEBSITE

The cookies used on our website are session and third-party cookies and they allow us to access information regarding language, type of browser used, and other general characteristics predefined by the user, and to follow and analyze the activity carried out, for the purpose of introducing improvements and providing our services in a more efficient and personalized manner. CAN TAULINA, SL does not use advertising or behaviour-based advertising cookies.

The use of cookies provides advantages in the provision of services in what is known as the information society, as it facilitates browsing and access by the user to the different services provided by this website; it avoids the user having to configure the predefined general characteristics every time they access the website; it helps to improve the functioning of and the services provided by this website based on the corresponding analysis of the information obtained from the cookies installed.

Name Type  Expiry Purpose  Class
__utma Third-party (Google Analytics) 2 years Used to distinguish users and sessions.  Not exempt
__utmb Third-party (Google Analytics) 30 minutes Used to determine new sessions or visits.  Not exempt
__utmc Third-party (Google Analytics) At the end of the session Configured for use with Urchin.  Not exempt
__utmz Third-party (Google Analytics) 6 months It stores the source or campaign that explains how the user has reached the web page.  Not exempt

5.- REVOCATION AND REMOVAL OF COOKIES

You can access the configuration of your browser at any time to accept or reject all the cookies or so select which ones you allow to be install and which ones you do not by following one of the following procedures, depending on the browser you use:

Google Chrome (in the Tools Menu)
Settings > Advanced options > Privacy and security (Content settings) > Cookies
More information: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es

Microsoft Internet Explorer ((in the Tools Menu)
Settings > Advanced settings > Privacy and services >Cookies
For more information: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-9

Firefox
Options > Privacy > Cookies
For more information: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we

Safari , iPad and iPhone
Preferences > Privacy
For more information: http://www.apple.com/es/privacy/use-of-cookies/

Opera
Settings > Options > Advanced > Cookies
For more information: http://help.opera.com/Linux/10.60/es-ES/cookies.html

6.- THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS

The specific third-party service providers with whom we have contracted services that require the use of cookies are the following:

Provider Purpose of the Service and Cookie Provider Information
GOOGLE Inc. Statistical analysis of the website for counting visitors, pages visited, keywords used and similar aspects. http://www.google.es/intl/es/policies/privacy/