This cookies policy describes how Mason Hayes & Curran (“MHC”) uses “cookies” and other similar technologies, such as pixels and tags, in connection with our website www.mhc.ie and related online services (such as legal update emails you have asked to receive).
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file consisting of letters and numbers that is placed on your computer or other device. Cookies enable our systems to recognise your device. Such recognition is necessary to for the efficient operation of our site.
A number of features of our services may not work or will be curtailed from working effectively without cookies. As a result, changing your browser settings to reject cookies may have a negative impact on your ability to use our website.
If you sign up for our legal updates, you consent to our use of pixel tags in emails that we may send to you. You may withdraw this consent at any time by unsubscribing from our mailing list.
Who drops cookies when I use MHC’s website?
Many of the cookies dropped when you use our services are “first party cookies” (meaning cookies placed and read by MHC directly).
What types of cookies are used on MHC’s website?
We use both “session” and “persistent” cookies.
A session cookie is used to identify a particular visit to our site. These cookies expire after a short time, or when you close your web browser after using our services.
A persistent cookie will remain on your devices for a set period of time specified in the cookie. We use these cookies where we need to identify you over a longer period of time.
Why are cookies used by MHC?
- Marketing – we use pixel tags to track and improve the effectiveness of our marketing emails. For example, we may use such technologies to identify if you read a legal update we sent to you.
How do I contact MHC to learn more?