Cookies on the website Asianajajaliitto.fi
We can collect information about the user’s device through cookies and other similar technologies. A cookie is a small text file that the browser stores to the user’s device. Cookies often contain an anonymous unique identifier that allows us to identify and calculate browsers visiting our website.
Cookies do not move online on their own but are placed on the user device only with the site called by the user. Only the server that sent the cookie can later read and use the cookie. Cookies or other technologies do not damage the user device or files, and cookies cannot be used to use programs or distribute malware.
Using cookies and other similar technologies, we collect information about how and when our services are used: for example, from what page the user has entered the service, when and what websites the user has browsed, which browser the user uses, what is the user’s screen resolution, the operating system of the device and its version, and the IP address.
The user cannot be identified by using cookies alone. In view of privacy legislation, information obtained through cookies and other similar techniques may be linked to personal data obtained from the user in another context may be used to develop our services more and more in line with the preferences of the user, and to tailor content, marketing communications and advertising.
Third-party cookies and community plugins
We use Piwik PRO Analytics Suite as our website analytics software. Piwik PRO collects data about website visitors based on cookies. The collected information may include a visitor’s IP address, operating system, browser ID, browsing activity and other information. See the scope of data collected by Piwik PRO.
Piwik PRO calculates metrics like bounce rate, page views, sessions and the like to understand how the website is used. Piwik PRO may also create visitors’ profiles based on browsing history to analyze visitor behavior, show personalized content and run online campaigns.
Piwik PRO solution is hosted on Microsoft Azure in Germany and the data is stored for 14 months.
Our service may use so-called community plugins such as Facebook tracking pixel, Twitter website tag or LinkedIn Insight tag. These are used to target advertising on social media.
You can learn about the terms and conditions of the community services in each service. For example, Facebook’s Privacy conditions can be accessed täällä. Our services may also include links to sites other than those mentioned above, but we are not responsible for the privacy policies or content of these external sites. We recommend you familiarize yourself with the privacy conditions of each site.
Different types of cookies
Cookies are used for a variety of reasons. They can help improve products and services, display content that is relevant to the user, and ensure that services are safe. The names of cookies and similar technologies may occasionally change when services are improved and updated, but in general they fall into the following categories:
Operationally necessary cookies:
These cookies are necessary to the operation of our websites, services, applications, and functions, such as logging in.
Google reCAPTCHA cookies (rc::c, rc::a) for posting forms.
Performance related cookies:
These cookies are used for internal purposes to provide our users with a better web browsing experience. The information we receive helps us understand how our users use our websites.
Piwik Pro Analytics ( _pk_ses.<appID>.<domainHash>, _pk_id.<appID>.<domainHash>, _pk_cvar, app_id, ppms_privacy_<appID>)
Piwik Pro Tag Manager (stg_traffic_source_priority, stg_last_interaction, stg_returning_visitor, stg_fired__<appID>, stg_utm_campaign, stg_pk_campaign, stg_externalReferrer, _stg_optout,)
Advertising cookies and social media cookies:
These cookies store information about the user’s visit, pages that have been viewed by the user and links that the user has opened. They allow, for example, to ensure that the ads shown to the user are as apt as possible and likely to be of interest to the user. Such cookies may, for example, be used so that the user sees ads for our products when visiting other sites. They can also be used to limit impressions of the individual ad being shown, as well as measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. In addition, this type of cookies can be used to track how the user moves between different sites.
Social Media Cookies
Social media cookies are used to identify a user on social media services so that they can, for example, press a button to share articles. These cookies can also be used to target advertising.
We respect users’ choices in terms of cookies and other similar technologies. However, we ask to note that cookie blocking may affect the functionality of our service.
Create a new cookie profile:
By clearing cookies from the browser at regular intervals, the user changes the unique identifier, thereby resetting the profile associated with the previous identifier.
You can block cookies from your browser settings or from the link at the bottom of this page. Blocking cookies may affect the functionality of our service.
We use session cookies that expire when a user closes a web browser. In addition, we use persistent cookies that remain on the user’s device for a certain period of time — from a few months to several years — or until they are deleted by the user.