Cookies

  1. This website does not automatically collect any information except for information in “cookies.”
  2. Cookies are IT data, specifically text files, which are stored on the device of the end user of this website and intended for use of the pages on the site. Cookies typically contain the name of the website they derive from, the duration of their storage on the end user’s device, and a unique number.
  3. The entity placing cookies on the device of the end user of this site and obtaining access to them is the operator of the site, Wardyński & Partners (Wardyński i Wspólnicy sp.k. with its registered office at Al. Ujazdowskie 10, 00-478 Warsaw, Poland).
  4. Cookies are used for the following purposes:
    • Tailoring the contents of the site’s pages to suit the user’s preferences and optimising the use of the site—in particular, cookies enable identification of the user’s device and proper display of the site, adjusted to the user’s individual needs
    • Generating statistics helping to understand how users use the site, enabling improvement of the structure and contents of the site
    • Maintaining the user’s session on the site (after logging on) so that the user does not have to enter his or her login and password on each subpage of the site.
  5. There are two main categories of cookies used on this site: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are temporary files stored on the user’s device until the user logs off, leaves the site, or closes the software (web browser). Persistent cookies are stored on the end user’s device for a period designated in the parameters of the cookie files or until they are deleted by the user.
  6. The following types of cookies are used on this site:
    • Essential cookies, enabling use of services accessible on the site, e.g. authentication cookies used for services requiring authentication on the site
    • Security cookies, used for example to identify authentication abuses on the site
    • Efficiency cookies, enabling gathering of information about how the site is used
    • Functional cookies, enabling settings chosen by the user to be remembered and personalisation of the user interface, e.g. the selected language, the region the user is from, the size of the font, the appearance of the site and the like.
  7. In many instances the software used to view websites (web browser) allows cookies to be stored on the end user’s device by default. Users of the site can change their cookie settings at any time. These settings can be changed more specifically in order to block the automatic use of cookies in the settings of the web browser or to notify the user each time cookies are stored on the user’s device. Detailed information about the options and methods for use of cookies is found in the software (web browser) settings.