Due to the entry into force of the amendment to the “Information Society Services Law” (LSSICE) established by Royal Decree 13/2012, it is an obligation to obtain the users’ express consent on all websites which use non-essential Cookies, before they browse on them.
What are Cookies?
Cookies and other similar technologies such as local shared objects, flash Cookies or pixels, are tools used by Web servers to store and recover information about their visitors, and to offer a proper functioning of the website. The use of these devices allows the Web server to recall certain data concerning the user, such as their preferences for viewing the pages of this server, name and password, products which interest them the most, etc.
Cookies affected by the regulations and excepted Cookies
According to the EU directive, Cookies which require informed consent from the user are analytical Cookies and those of advertising and affiliation, excepting those of a technical nature and those necessary for the operation of the Website or the provision of services expressly requested by the user.
What types of Cookies exist?
There are five main groups of Cookies:
- Analytical Cookies: collect information about the use made of the Website.
- Social Cookies: those necessary for external social media.
- Affiliate Cookies: allow the tracking of visits from other websites, with which the Website establishes an affiliation contract (affiliation companies).
- Advertising and behavioural Cookies: collect information about the preferences and personal choices of the user (retargeting).
- Technical and functional Cookies: those strictly necessary for use of the Website and for the provision of the service contracted.
Cookies used on this Website
fmvComplianceCookie: strictly necessary technical Cookie which identifies the user. Expires after 90 days.
_ga, _gat, _gid: Google Analytics Cookies which enable the unique visits control function. This Cookie is installed the first time that a user enters a Website through a browser. When this user re-enters the website with the same browser, the Cookie considers that it is the same user. They will only be considered to be another user if the user changes the browser. It expires 2 years after the last update.
How can I change Cookie settings or disable them?
You can accept, block or remove the Cookies installed on your equipment using your browser options settings. The following links contain instructions to enable or disable Cookies on the most common browsers:
- Firefox http://support.mozilla.org
- Safari http://support.apple.com
- Google Chrome https://support.google.com
For other browsers consult the documentation of the browser that you have installed.
Warning about removing Cookies
You can remove and block the Cookies of this Website, but part of the website will not work correctly.