Last updated: 01 March 2021.
The purposes of using the cookies, their owners, and their expiry dates, are described in the explanatory tables in this document.
MAVIS has developed this Cookies Policy in order to expand and detail the information reflected in the initial information banner. Users are informed about what a cookie is, the type of cookies used on this website, and how they can be managed according to the characteristics of your browser and the device used to browse the page (PC, Laptop, Tablet, Smartphone, etc.).
This Cookies Policy allows Users to accept or reject each type of cookie (except for strictly necessary cookies). Users may contact MAVIS with any doubts, questions and/or suggestions regarding the cookies policy by sending a message to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by post to the following address: Calle Marbella 59, ch, P. 28034 Madrid.
Note that this Cookies Policy is permanently available at the bottom of the website in case the User wishes to consult it on future visits.
Finally, we would like to take this opportunity to note that the User may modify their browser settings according to their preferences at any time.
1. What are Cookies?
A Cookie is any type of file or device that is downloaded to a User’s terminal equipment to store data so that it can be updated and retrieved by the entity responsible for installing it. Cookies are widely used to help make websites work in a better, more efficient way, such as by remembering User information or preference settings, making the visit to the website more convenient. Cookies are also often used to assess the usefulness or interest of the different sections of the website, or to measure site traffic.
2. Types of Cookies
2.1 Depending on the entity that manages them:
– First-party cookies: Cookies that are sent to the User’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor and from which the service requested by the User is provided.
– Third-party cookies: Cookies that are sent to the User’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
2.2 Depending on their purpose:
– Technical Cookies: These cookies allow the User to navigate through a website, platform or application and use the different options or services available in it, including those that the editor uses to manage and operate the website and enable its functions and services; such as, for example: control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access restricted access parts, remember the elements that make up an order, purchase an order, manage payment, control fraud related to the security of the service, apply to register for or participate in an event, count visits for the purpose of billing software licenses that the service works with (website, platform or application), use security features while browsing, store content for broadcasting videos or sound, enable dynamic content (for example, load animated text or image), or share content through social media.
– Preference or personalisation cookies: These cookies allow information to be remembered so that the User can access the service with certain characteristics that may differentiate their experience from that of other Users; such as, for example: the language, the number of results to be displayed when the User performs a search, the appearance or content of the service depending on the type of browser through which the User accesses the service, or the region from which the User accesses the service, etc.
– Analysis or performance cookies: These cookies allow the data controller to monitor and analyse the behaviour of Users of linked websites, which includes quantifying the impacts of advertisements. The information collected through this type of cookie is used to measure the activity of the website, application, or platform in order to introduce improvements based on an analysis of the Users’ use of the service.
– Behavioural advertising cookies: These cookies store information on the behaviour of Users obtained by continuously observing their browsing habits, which allows a specific profile to be developed and advertising to be displayed based on this profile.
2.3 Depending on their lifespan:
– Session cookies: These cookies are designed to collect and store data while the User accesses a web page and they disappear at the end of the session.
– Persistent cookies: For these cookies, the data is still stored in the terminal and it can be accessed and processed for a period of time defined by the entity responsible for the cookie; this duration can range from a few minutes to several years.