Use of cookies

This privacy notice applies to Advokatfirmaet Wiersholm AS’ processing of cookies on our website.

When you visit our website, some cookies are transmitted to your device (mobile phone or PC). Cookies are small text files that, among other things, makes it possible to improve the user experience and analyse website usage. Our cookies are not associated with you personally. To us, this is anonymous information.

1.1.1 Overview of cookies

Below, you will find an overview of the cookies that are transmitted to your device when you visit our website

Google Analytics

Name: _ga, _gid,_gat

Source: Google, Inc.

Purpose: To gain insight into user interactions on our website through anonymous recording, statistics and reporting. This entails counting the number of visitors, distinguishing between different visitors, remembering previous visits from the same unit, determining the beginning and the end of a visit (a session), indicating where (at area or country level, and in some cases which website) the visitor comes from and protecting the website. We do not use cookies for marketing purposes.

Which information is processed: Cookie-ID, type of unit, type of browser. The IP address is anonymized.

Who processes the information: These are first-party cookies. That means that we are the controller. Google is our data processor and does not use the information for their own purposes. The information is stored at Google’s servers. These are located in the USA, where the information is protected by the EU standard contractual clauses (SCCs), which you may read more about here.

Crazy Egg

Name: _ceir, is_returning, _CEFT, _cer.s, _cer.v, _ce.s

Source: Crazy Egg Inc, 16220 Ridgeview Lane, La Mirada, California, 90638, USA (“Crazy Egg”)


_ceir: 1 year

is_returning: 1 year

_CEFT: 1 year

_cer.s: Expires when the browser is closed

_cer.v: Up to 31 days, expires on the 31st of the month

_ce.s: 1 year

Purpose: Crazy Egg is a heatmap tool which analyses user navigation on websites. The application generates an anonymised report that shows how the users click and scroll on the selected websites. Crazy Egg collects data in the same way as Google Analytics.

Which data are processed: Cookie-ID, type of device, type of browser. The IP-address is anonymised.

Who processes the data: These are first-party cookies. This means that we are the controller. Crazy Egg is our data processsor and does not use the data for its own purposes. The data are stored on Crazy Egg’s servers, and are protected by EU standard contractual clauses, which you can read more about here.

1.1.2 Your consent

You consent to the use of cookies as long as you do not prevent or limit the acceptance of cookies in your browser settings. Please see links to how you may do this in the most common browsers: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari. If you prevent or limit the acceptance of cookies, this may affect the functionality of our website.

1.1.3 Our social media pages

We also have pages on the following social media: Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram.

The social media providers transmit cookies to your device when you visit and use their services. In regards to the social media’s use of information about you, we encourage you to read their privacy information.

In regards to the information that is recorded when you visit our social media pages, we may be in a joint controllership with the provider (limited to the data we control or have access to).

We are given access to aggregated information about visits to and activities on our pages. We use this for statistics and analysis purposes, such as recording the number of likes, clicks and comments. This is not personal information to us as we cannot connect it to individuals.

We do not store this information ourselves, but have access to it as long as we have our social media pages. You may at any time delete information about yourself, e.g. by removing contents or reactions you have posted. Please note that your posts are not deleted just by you unfollowing our pages.

1.1.4 Amendments to this privacy notice

We may amend this privacy notice from time to time. You will be notified if we make any significant amendments. The most up-to-date version of our privacy notice is available on our website.