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Cookies Policy

This is the Cookies Policy for United Legal Access.

Cookies Policy

Last updated: 1st April 2020

Our Cookies Policy explains what cookies are, how we use cookies, how third-parties we may partner with may use cookies on our website, your choices regarding cookies and further information about cookies.

Please make sure you read our Privacy Policy as well as this Cookie Policy. More information can also be found in the privacy information section at the end of this cookie policy.

What are cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites, this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are sent by the web browser on your computer or mobile phone, by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the website to recognise you and make your next visit easier and the website more useful to you.

Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies.

How United Legal Access uses cookies

When you use and access our website, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser. We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • To identify your device or when you have logged in;
  • To enhance the functionality of the website by storing preferences for example and
  • to analyse how our website and online services are performing, so that we can understand how people arrive at and use our website.

We use both session and persistent cookies on the website.

  • Session cookies are temporary cookies which only exist during the time you use the website (or until you close the browser after using the website). Session cookies help our website remember what you chose on the previous page, avoiding the need to re-enter information and improve your experience whilst using the website.
  • Persistent cookies stay on your device after you’ve visited our website. For example, if you tick the ‘Remember log in details’ box when you log into your account, a persistent cookie will be used, so that the website remembers you the next time you use it. Persistent cookies help us identify you as a unique visitor.

 We may also use essential cookies which are essential for the running of our website. We would recommend this type of cookie is not disabled for the following reasons:

  • they allow us to remember your cookie preferences;
  • they allow us to see if something isn’t working properly, so we can fix it quickly.

We may also use them to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts.

Account related cookies

If you create an account with us then we will use cookies for the management of the signup process and general administration. These cookies will usually be deleted when you log out however in some cases they may remain afterwards to remember your site preferences when logged out.

Log in related cookies

We use cookies when you are logged in so that we can remember this fact. This prevents you from having to log in every single time you visit a new page. These cookies are typically removed or cleared when you log out to ensure that you can only access restricted features and areas when logged in.

Site preferences cookies

In order to provide you with a great experience on this site, we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences, we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page which is affected by your preferences

Third-party cookies

Our website may link through to third party websites that may also use cookies over which we have no control. We recommend that you check the privacy and cookies policies of those websites for information about the cookies they may use and the collection of personal data.  We cannot accept any responsibility for any content contained in these third-party websites.

Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.

What are your choices regarding cookies?

All modern browsers allow you to prevent the setting of cookies by changing the cookies settings. You can usually find these settings in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. To understand these settings please visit the ‘Help’ option in your web browser.

Please note, that by disabling cookies, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer. You also may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.

More information about cookies

For more information on how businesses use cookies and how to manage cookies you can visit the following third-party websites:

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  • org/manage-cookies/index.html

Our Privacy Policy

Personal Data, as defined in our Privacy Notice is collected by the cookies we use. Our Privacy Policy explains why we collect this data, what we do with it, our legal basis for collection and information about your rights under data protection law.

For more information about our Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy