COOKIES POLICY – ISTH Landing Pages
 

 
  1. INTRODUCTION
 
This Cookies Policy regulates the cookies or similar devices that are or may be installed in your devices due to accessing and using the website located at [include the URL of the landing page]  (the "Site") operated by Grifols International, S.A. ("Grifols").
 
A cookie is a file that is downloaded in your device when accessing certain websites or electronic communications. Cookies allow to store and retrieve, among other things, information on the number of visits, the browsing behaviour of users or of their devices and, depending on the information contained and the manner in which you use your device, these may be used to identify and recognise users.
 
  1. TIPOLOGY OF COOKIES
 
In particular, the following cookies will be installed if you access the Site:
   
Both types of cookies may be used in relation to unique device identifiers in case users interact with Grifols.
 
Similarly, some of the cookies will be installed by third parties. The reason behind this is that said third parties provide services to Grifols.
 
In this Site, Grifols uses the following type of cookies which are treated directly by Grifols or by third party collaborators:
   
Below there is a detailed description of cookies used by Grifols and their purposes:
 
ENTITY
 
NAME OF THE COOKIE
 
TYPE OF COOKIE AND DURATION
 
PURPOSE
 
LINK
 
Google Analytics
 
analytical, 2 years
 
Used to distinguish users
 
Google Analytics
 
analytical, 10 mins
 
Used to throttle request rate
 
Google Analytics
 
analytical, 24 hours
 
Used to distinguish users
 
Google Analytics
 
__utma
 
Analytical, 2 years from set/update
 
Used to distinguish users and sessions. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utma cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
 
Google Analytics
 
__utmt
 
Analytical, 10 minutes
 
Used to throttle request rate.
 
Google Analytics
 
__utmb
 
Analytical, 30 mins from set/update
 
Used to determine new sessions/visits. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and no existing __utmb cookies exists. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
 
Google Analytics
 
__utmc
 
Analytical, End of browser session
 
Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
 
Google Analytics
 
__utmz
 
Analytical, 6 months from set/update
 
Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site. The cookie is created when the javascript library executes and is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
 
Google Analytics
 
__utmv
 
Analytical, 2 years from set/update
 
Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated _setVar method. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.
 
Grifols, S.A.
 
ACCEPTS_COOKIES
 
Technical, 1 year from acceptance
 
Stores the users’ acceptance of the website’s cookies policy.
 
Grifols, S.A.
 
COOKIE_SUPPORT
 
Technical, 1 year from acceptance
 
Stores the users’ acceptance of the website’s cookies policy
 
Grifols, S.A.
 
GUEST_LANGUAGE_ID
 
Technical, 1 year
 
Stores the users’ language preference
 
Grifols, S.A.
 
JSESSIONID
 
Technical, when the browsing session ends
 
Web session management
 
 
 
 
Liferay
 
LFR_SESSION_STATE
 
Technical, when browsing session ends
 
Web session management
 
Brightcove
 
BC_
 
Analytical, when the browsing session ends
 
Tracks the users’ interaction with video content
 
 
  1. ACCESSING AND BLOCKING COOKIES
 
The user may allow, block or eliminate these cookies whenever it wants through the configuration options of the browser:
  
Remember always to access the last updated support information of said browsers in order to know how you can eliminate cookies, since such elimination may vary among different versions and operative systems.
 
In case you use any other Internet browser, we recommend that you check the different available options to manage cookies.
 
Access and use of the Site implies the acceptance to the installation and use of the cookies mentioned in the precedent section. You may withdraw your consent at any time by deactivating the cookies of the Site, as it is indicated in this section. However, we inform you that the deactivation of technical cookies may entail the limitation of the functions of the Site.
 
  1. MODIFICATION OF THE COOKIES POLICY
 
Grifols may totally or partially modify the Cookies Policy if required by applicable legislation or in order to adapt the policy to the cookies used in the Site and any related electronic communications.
 
 
Date of update: [Month] 2019