Cookie Statement

This website uses cookies to improve your browsing experience and to better tailor the website to your preferences

contrast European & Business Law BV, the administrator of this website, uses cookies to improve your browsing experience and to better tailor the website to your preferences. This cookie statement provides you with more information about the cookies used on the website and how you can change your cookie preferences. 

  1. About cookies
  2. List of cookies used on this website
  3. Your cookie preferences
  4. Updates

1. About cookies

Cookies are small text files that can be placed on your computer or mobile device when visiting websites and store certain information. You can find more information about the different types of cookies below. For a complete list of the cookies used on this website, see List of cookies used on this website

Cookies can serve different purposes:

  • Essential cookies are cookies that are necessary for the correct functioning of the website (e.g., to avoid overload on the website, keeping it functional and accessible). These cookies can be placed without your consent.
  • Functional cookies are cookies that are necessary to improve your browsing experience or to provide a functionality explicitly requested by you (e.g. remembering your settings). These cookies can also be placed without your consent.
  • Analytical cookies are cookies that collect information about how you use the website to improve search engine hits and the functioning of the website (e.g. we see how visitors move around the website when they are using it to ensure that visitors find what they are looking for easily). These cookies are only placed if you have given your consent.
  • Advertising cookies are cookies that collect information about your surf and search behaviour in order to offer you personalised advertising in ad spaces on websites based on your personal interests. These cookies are only placed if you have given your consent.
  • Social media cookies are cookies that make it possible to share certain features from the website on social media networks (e.g. Facebook). Furthermore, these cookies collect information about your surf and search behaviour on the website in order to offer you personalised promotions and advertising about our products on these social media networks. These cookies are only placed if you have given your consent. It is possible that these social media networks also use the information they collect through these cookies for their own purposes. You can find more information about this in the privacy statements of the respective social media networks.

Cookies may be placed by the website operator itself or by a third party:

  • First party cookies are cookies that are placed directly by the website operator and that can only be read by the website.
  • Third party cookies are cookies that are placed on the website by third parties and/or used to send certain information about your visit to a third party. This happens, for example, because the website contains elements of other sites, such as images, social media plug-ins or advertising. When the browser or other software retrieves these elements from other sites, the cookies placed by those other sites are regarded as third-party cookies.

Cookies have an expiration date:

  • Temporary cookies, or session cookies, are cookies that are temporarily stored on your computer or mobile device during the browsing session and are deleted when you close your browser.
  • Persistent cookies remain on your computer or mobile device after you close your browser and will recognise you when you revisit the website. These cookies are deleted after a certain expiration date.

2. List of cookies used on this website

Below is the complete list of cookies used on the website:

COOKIE

SOURCE

EXPIRATION

DESCRIPTION

Essential cookies

wires

First party

Session

This cookie is necessary to build and display the page correctly.

Functional cookies

cookies

First party

1 year

This cookie remembers the visitor’s website cookie preferences.

Analytical cookies

_gat_gtag

Third party

1 hour

This cookie is a Google cookie that limits the number of requests from visitors in case of high activity on the website in order to safeguard the proper functioning of the website.

_gid

Third party

1 day

This cookie is a Google cookie that by assigning a unique identifier, records the visitor's behaviour on the website and subsequently generates statistical reports on general visitor behaviour on the website. The purpose of these statistical reports is to optimise the functioning of the website. 

_ga

Third party

Session

This cookie is a Google cookie that distinguishes between visitors, for example between new visitors and returning visitors, by assigning each visitor a unique identifier.

Advertising cookies

CONSENT

Third party

20 years

This cookie is a Google cookie that remembers the visitor’s Google cookie preferences.

NID

Third party

6 months

This cookie is a Google cookie that registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user's device. The ID is used for targeted ads.

1P_JAR

Third party

1 month

This cookie is used by Google to show personalised advertisements on the Google network based on recent searches and previous interactions.

ANID

Third party

1 year

This Google cookie links your activities to other devices to which you have previously logged in via your Google account. Based on this, the advertisements you see on your devices are personalised.

SNID

Third party

6 months

This cookie is set and used by Google to identify users consuming their services, including Google Maps.

APISID

Third party

1 hour

This cookie is used by Google to display personalised advertisements on Google sites, based on recent searches and previous interactions.

HSID

Third party

2 years

This cookie enables Google to collect user information for videos hosted by YouTube.

SAPISID

Third party

2 years

This cookie from Google adwords is used to optimize ad offerings on the google display network and search engine.

SID

Third party

2 years

This cookie is used by Google in combination with HSID to verify your Google user account, if you have one, and your most recent login time to your Google account.

SIDCC

Third party

1 year

This Google cookie is a security cookie used to protect a user’s data from unauthorized access.

SSID

Third party

2 years

This cookie is used by YouTube as part of their embedded services on the website (sharing etc.).

_Secure-3PAPISID

Third party

2 years

This cookie is used for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor’s interests in order to show personalised advertising.

_Secure-3PSID

Third party

2 years

This cookie is used for targeting purposes to build a profile of the website visitor’s interests in order to show personalised advertising.

_Secure-3PSIDCC

Third party

1 year

This cookie is used by Google to deliver advertising more relevant to you and your interests.

Social media cookies

datr

Third party

2 years

This cookie is a Facebook cookie that remembers the visitor’s Facebook cookie preferences.

dpr

Third party

1 week

This cookie is used to authenticate users that are signed into their Facebook account for the purpose of providing various additional services.

sb

Third party

2 years

This cookie is used to authenticate users that are signed into their Facebook account for the purpose of providing various additional services.

wd

Third party

1 week

This cookie is used to authenticate users that are signed into their Facebook account for the purpose of providing various additional services.

c_user

Third party

1 year

This cookie is used to authenticate users that are signed into their Facebook account for the purpose of providing various additional services.

fr

Third party

3 months

This cookie is used to authenticate users that are signed into their Facebook account for the purpose of providing various additional services.

spin

Third party

1 day

This cookie is used to authenticate users that are signed into their Facebook account for the purpose of providing various additional services.

xs

Third party

1 year

This cookie is used to authenticate users that are signed into their Facebook account for the purpose of providing various additional services.

3. Your cookie preferences

When you visit the website for the first time, your cookie preferences will be asked via a banner.

You cannot refuse the essential cookies and functional cookies when you want to visit / use our website. However, functional cookies are only placed after indicating your cookie preferences.

Analytical cookies, advertising cookies and social media cookies will only be placed if you agree to this via the cookie preferences. The permission can be given per type of cookie. Rejecting certain cookies means that certain functionalities of the website will not be available: for example, without permission for social media cookies, you cannot view our latest social media posts.

You can revoke your consent at any time via the cookie preferences.

Consult your browser settings if you want to know which cookies are placed by this website or if you want to delete these cookies:

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4. Updates

This cookie statement may be modified from time to time, within the limits of the applicable data protection regulations. You will always have access to the most current version via the website.