Privacy and cookies
Cookies are small text files stored on your computer while you are visiting a website. Cookies help make websites work. They also provide us with aggregated information about how users interact with our site. We use this information to try to improve your experience on our website.
The law about cookies changed in May 2011. Websites must get your agreement before they set certain types of cookie on your computer or handheld device.
Complete information about the cookies we may set on your browser appears below. A hyperlink to this information about cookies appears prominently on most pages of our website.
Cookies set by www.lawsociety.org.uk
Below is a list of cookies set by the Law Society website, along with a brief description of what each is used for.
|ASP.NET_SessionId ||Unique identifier for sessions, identifies a user's session ||When you close your browser |
|BIGipServerlawsociety.org.uk_Pool ||Used by load balancer to map browser sessions to specific web application servers ||When you close your browser |
|Ecm ||Used by web platform to determine whether user is a logged-in content management system user ||When you close your browser |
|ekAnalytics||Used by web platform to collect usage data ||1 year |
|EktGUID ||Contains no data other than its file name, which is a unique number referencing user data stored on the web application serve ||1 year |
A number of the services we use to add value and convenience to your experience of our website may set cookies on your browser on our behalf. These services fall into three broad groups: web analytics, surveys and advertising.
|Google Analytics ||_utma ||2 years |
|Google Analytics ||_utmb ||After 30 minutes of inactivity |
|Google Analytics ||_utmc ||When you close your browser |
|Google Analytics ||_utmz ||6 months |
|Google Analytics ||_utmv ||2 years |
We occasionally run surveys on our website. The surveys are hosted by SurveyMonkey, which sets cookies to help it track your answers to the survey and also to make sure you're not bothered again with a request to complete a survey if you've already seen it.
|research.net||P_37608609||When you close your browser|
|research.net||ep201 ||12 months|
|research.net||ep202||12 months |
|research.net ||mbox ||30 minutes|
We serve advertising on some or all pages of this website. The software we use to serve ads places a cookie on your computer which allows us to control the number of times an ad can be served to the same computer. We do not use this feature of our ad server, and do not collect personal information about you, or the ads that you have seen.
|doubleclick.com||__gads ||730 days |