Cookie Statement

When you visit from Deloitte Legal B.V. (hereinafter: “Deloitte”), we use cookies. We are aware that the use of cookies can have an impact on the privacy of users of our website. When developing our website, we have taken into account the legal requirements that apply to the use of cookies under the Dutch Telecommunications Act (“TW”) and the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).

  1. Cookies

A cookie is a small file included in pages of this website, which your browser stores on your computer’s hard disk. The information stored inside can be returned to our servers on the next visit.

We use cookies for a number of purposes, including: remembering visitor preferences and settings, determining the popularity of content, analyzing site traffic and trends, and generally understanding the online behavior and interests of visitors who interact with our services, resolving bugs and malfunctions.

A distinction can be made between consent-free cookies and cookies for which your permission is required.

For cookies that have little or no infringement on your privacy, we do not need permission. These are cookies that are used to keep track of visitor statistics and to gain insight into the functioning of the website or application (analytical cookies). Cookies that are required to make the website or application function better (functional cookies) are also free of consent.

Cookies that can be followed during (and possibly after) your visit to the website or application (tracking cookies) may only be placed after your permission.

  1. Type cookies

On the website we use different cookies which are listed in the table below. In total we use the following four cookies, which are placed on your hard drive upon visiting the website.

Used cookieType cookieFunction of the cookieRetention period and/or expiry of the cookie on your device.  
AddThisTracking (HTTP Cookie)Our website uses AddThis cookies. It allows you to share information on our website through social network sites. If any links are placed to third party services that you consider to be useful, they can place a cookie on your device so it is easier for them to offer their services.1 year
Google AnalyticsAnalytical (HTPP Cookie)Our website uses Google Analytics, a service from the US based company Google Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help analyze and get reports on how users use the website. Google may share this information with third parties when Google is legally forced to do so or when these third parties process this information in commission for Google. We have no influence on this. We have not allowed Google to use the obtained information for other Google services.

The information collected by Google is as anonymous as possible. Your IP address is not expressly provided. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google adheres to the Safe Harbor principles and is affiliated with the US Department of Commerce’s Safe Harbor Program. This means that there is an appropriate level of protection for the processing of any personal data.

View Google privacy information.

2 years
YouTubeTracking (HTTP Cookie)We use YouTube to play video content on our website. Several cookies are placed when using YouTube, e.g., to remember preferences when sharing videos. If YouTube/Google is required by law to do so, or insofar as third parties process the information on behalf of YouTube/Google, YouTube/Google can provide this information to third parties. We cannot influence this.

The information collected by YouTube/Google is anonymized as much as possible. The information is transferred to and stored by YouTube on US based servers. YouTube/Google states it observes the EU-US Privacy Shield regulation. This means an adequate level of protection for the processing of any personal data is in place.

Deleted after every session
catAccCookiesFunctional (HTTP Cookie)We use catAccCookies on our website. The cookie is set by cookie consent plugin to record that you accept the fact that the site uses cookies1 month


  1. Enable, disable and delete cookies

You can block cookies via your browser settings. When you block all cookies, websites may not work as good. With the help of an adblocker you can block tracking cookies, without blocking functional and analytical cookies.

You can delete already placed cookies yourself. You can do this through your internet browser, often under “Browsing Data” or “Browsing History”. More information about removing cookies can be found in the instructions and/or with the help function of your browser.

  1. Questions and complaints

For questions about the use of cookies by Deloitte you can always contact us via the following contact details:

Deloitte Legal B.V.

t.a.v. de afdeling IP/IT & Commercial
Gustav Mahlerlaan 2970
1081 LA Amsterdam

Postbus 58110
1040 HC Amsterdam 

Or via e-mail:

  1. Changes reserved

Deloitte Legal B.V. reserves the right to make changes tot his Cookie Statement. Every change will be published on this page. We recommend that you regularly consult this Cookie Statement, in order to always be aware of the content of the applicable Cookie Statement.

This Cookie Statement was last changed on 2 March 2020.