What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make the user experience more efficient. The law states that we may store cookies on your device if strictly necessary for the operation of the site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are set by independent services that appear on our pages.
Permanent cookies – These are stored in the browser on your devices – computer, tablet or mobile phone – and are used whenever you revisit our site. They allow to offer a more personalized experience that suits the user interests.
Session cookies – only remain in your browser’s cookie file while you are browsing the site, being deleted when the session ends. The information these cookies collect serves to analyze internet traffic patterns, which helps us identifying problems and providing a better browsing experience.
Purpose of Cookies
The cookies we use may be:
Required – are essential to the functioning of the services provided on the websites and are generally active only during the session, allowing to identify the user;
Analytics – allow to improve the site performance by analyzing how it is being used by visitors. May be active only during the user session or persistently;
Functional – saves visitor preferences when using the site and prevents them from having to reconfigure the site on each visit. Remain active during the session or persistently;
Advertising – allow to collect information about the user browsing habits to show you advertising that suits to your needs and interests and to avoid showing the same ads too often. They are persistently active for a limited period of time.
Third-party – measures the use of third-party applications and the effectiveness of advertising served by these entities, may also be used to customize site applications with user data.
How to disable and / or delete?
All browsers allow the user to accept, decline or delete cookies. You can do this in the browser preferences or options menu that you use on your computer or mobile device. In the help section of your browser you will also find information on how to enable “private mode” or unlock certain cookies. However, disabling cookies may affect site navigation, preventing some services from functioning properly.
In the help section of your browser you will find more information on enabling “private mode” or unlocking certain cookies.
What do they collect?
Through cookies, we collect visitor information that is automatically stored in log files on our server. Such information may include data about the browser used, the operating system of the access equipment, the source site of the access, the date and time of access, the IP address, the internet provider used by the visitor, and other information of this kind.
Through cookies, the company miguel costa cabral & associados only analyzes anonymous data and statistical information. We use this information in order to
properly present the content and functionality of the site and to protect it from cyber attacks. Anonymous log file data and personal data provided by the user are stored separately.