Cookie Statement


What are cookies and what do we use them for?

On this website, Deloitte Legal B.V., hereinafter also referred to as “we”, “us” or “our”, uses 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 upon a following visit.

Use of WordPress

We use WordPress cookies for the proper functioning of our website, such as your language preference. These functional cookies are only used for this purpose. You can block these cookies through your browser, but this can negatively affect the functioning of our website.

Use of AddThis

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.

Use of Google Analytics

As part of the Analytics services a cookie of the US company Google is placed through our website. We uses Analytics services to track how visitors use the website and to receive reports about this. If Google is required by law to do so, or insofar as third parties process the information on behalf of Google, Google can provide this information to third parties. We cannot influence this. We have not permitted Google to use the analytics information obtained for other Google services.

The information collected by Google is anonymised as much as possible. Your IP address will expressly not be provided. The information is transferred to and stored by Google on US based servers. 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.

Use of YouTube

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 anonymised 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.

Use of Twitter and LinkedIn buttons

Our website includes buttons through which web pages can be promoted or shared (“tweeted”) on social networks such as Twitter and LinkedIn. These buttons work through bits of code originating from Twitter and LinkedIn, respectively. Cookies are placed using this code. We cannot influence this. Please read the privacy statement of Twitter and LinkedIn, respectively (which can change regularly) to see how they can use your data (personal and otherwise), which they process through these cookies.

Reservation on changes to Cookie Statement

Deloitte Legal B.V. reserves the right to make changes to this cookie statement. Each change will be published on this page. We advise you to regularly consult this cookie statement, so you are always informed about the content of the current cookie statement. Please refer to our privacy statement for further information about how Deloitte Legal B.V. uses your data.