Extended information notice on the use of cookies– COOKIE POLICY

About cookies

Cookies are small text files that websites visited by Users send to terminals, where they are stored to be recognized by those websites on subsequent visits. Cookies are used for different purposes, have different characteristics, and can be used either by the operator of the site you are visiting, or by Third Parties. Below you will find detailed information on the cookies installed through this site, and the necessary instructions on how to manage your preferences regarding them.

For more information on cookies and their general functions, please visit an informative website such as allaboutcookies.org.

Cookies in use on this site

The use of cookies by the owner of this site, COLUMBUS CLINIC CENTER s.r.l. Milano – Via Buonarroti 48, is framed in the company’s Privacy Policy; for all the information regarding Art. 13 of the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 click here.

Technical cookies which do not require user’s consent:

This website uses technical cookies strictly necessary for the implementation of the site, as well as cookies aimed at profiling Users’ preferences. Specifically, the following cookies are used:

_icl_current_language: this cookie lasts one day. It is used by the WPML plugin to manage the multilingual capabilities of the site.

viewed_cookie_policy: used to store the User’s acceptance of the cookie policy. This is to prevent the banner from appearing again during subsequent visits.

Statistics cookies: used directly by the site operator to collect information in aggregate form:

The site also uses third-party statistics cookies (Google Analytics) to collect information in aggregate form, set as a technical cookie i.e. without tracking the User’s IP (User data not profiled by IP) and without sharing data with said Third Party.

Access to Third Party information:

Privacy Policy: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Cookie Policy: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

Deactivation: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

All technical cookies do not require consent; therefore, they are installed automatically upon access to the site.

Cookies which require user’s consent

All cookies other than the aforementioned technical cookies are installed or activated only following the consent given by the Users the first time they visit the site. Consent can be expressed in a general manner, by interacting with the banner on the landing page of the site, according to the methods indicated (by clicking on the OK button or on the X button, or continuing browsing, even scrolling or through a link); or it can be provided/denied selectively, according to the methods indicated below. This consent is tracked on the occasion of subsequent visits. However, the User can revoke all or part of the consent already expressed at all times..

Please note that you can manage your cookie preferences even through browser setting

If you do not know the type and version of browser you are using, please click on “Help” button, in the up right corner of this window, in order to access all the necessary information.

If you know the type and version of your browser, click on the correspondent link below to access the cookies managing page.

Internet Explorer http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies

Google Chrome https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en

Mozilla Firefox http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies

Safari http://www.apple.com/legal/privacy/

For further information, please visit: www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Last updated on: April 24th, 2018