What is a cookie?
Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies enable a website to recognise a user’s device. More information about cookies can be found at www.aboutcookies.org.
Cookies have a numerous functions, like allowing the efficient navigation between pages, remembering your preferences, and generally improving user experience of a website.
What cookies do we use on www.squareonelaw.com?
We use analytics cookies on our website. These cookies collect information about how our visitors use our website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. Whilst we may collect information about your device, including IP address, we use this information for system administration, to improve how the website works and not to identify individual users.
1. Google Analytics
Our website uses Google Analytics cookies. For information on how Google deals with privacy and how this applies to Google Analytics, please use the following link https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage
You may opt out of tracking by Google Analytics by clicking here.
We use the following Google Analytics cookies.
|__utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz||Google Analytics: Tracking the path of visitors through the website and identifying returning visitors. Statistics derived from this information help us identify how well certain pages and aspects of the site perform, and where we can make improvements to help visitors access the information they need more quickly and with less hassle.||From 30 minutes to up to 1 year|
In addition to the Google Analytics cookies, we use the following cookies on our website:
|__atuvc, __atuvc||AddThis: The __atuvc and __atuvc cookies are created and read by the AddThis social sharing site. They are used to update the service’s sharing counter if the page is shared by a user. No data from the cookies about the user is sent back to AddThis and removing it when disabling cookies could cause unexpected behaviour for users.||2 years|
|__utmb||YouTube: We embed videos from YouTube on the site using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode. To find out more please visit YouTube’s embedding videos information page||Varies|
Hotjar also runs on our website. This records how users are using the website but we do not collect personally identifiable information from this application. Some of the cookies that may be used by Hotjar can be found at https://help.hotjar.com/hc/en-us/articles/115011789248-Hotjar-Cookies.
Our website uses the security plugin Wordfence which may store users’ IP addresses in order to protect the website from compromise.
ClickDimensions tracking script is also used on our website. The following explains the cookies generated by ClickDimensions:
How to control cookies
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. The nature of the cookies used on our website means that refusing the setting of cookies from our website should not have an impact on the functionality and your use of the site.
You can also visit the website www.aboutcookies.org for information about cookies and how to delete them.
Cookies that have been set in the past
If you have disabled one or more analytics cookies, we may still use information collected from cookies prior to your disabled preference being set, however, we will stop using the disabled cookie to collect any further information.