Cookie Policy

Our use of cookies

A cookie is a string of information, including a unique reference code, that a Web site stores on a visitor’s computer when visiting a Web site and that the visitor’s browser provides to the Web site each time the visitor returns. A number of cookies we use will last only for the duration of your Web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies last longer and are used to recognize your computer when you return to the site.

We use cookies for the following reasons:

Necessary session management
  • managing your login session so you can move easily from one page to another within the Web site and so that your page requests are loaded in smooth and secure manner;

Analytics
  • collecting statistical information about how you use the Web site and your browsing experience so that we can improve the Web site and our services;
  • collecting demographic statistical information derived from a 3rd party cookie that uniquely identifies a web browser on a specific computer, not a specific person;
  • remembering that you have used the Web site before; this means we can establish the number of unique visitors we receive to different parts of the Web site and serve relevant content based on previous browsing experience.

In addition to cookies we may use small image files called Pixel Gifs/Web beacons (for example, in the body of our email newsletters) so that we know when you open an email from us or click on a link included in one of these emails. This helps us to understand whether particular content is of interest. Instructions on how to unsubscribe are included in each email.

Managing cookies

The cookies you receive from the Ropes & Gray Web site are served by Ropes & Gray. However some cookies served by us use code provided by a third party delivering analytical services on our behalf.

a) Necessary session management

These cookies manage your session on the Web site enabling you to navigate different pages of the Web site during your session, understand when you have entered information and to route content requests correctly.

Cookie name Domain

Domain


 Session ID

 www.ropesgray.com 

 CurrentZone

 www.ropesgray.com

 Localisation

 www.ropesgray.com 

 Server_Port

 www.ropesgray.com 

 Language

 www.ropesgray.com 

 Mode

 www.ropesgray.com 

 SiteID

 www.ropesgray.com 

 PortletID

 www.ropesgray.com

 Zone ID

 www.ropesgray.com 

 NavID

 www.ropesgray.com 

 EventingStatus

 www.ropesgray.com 

 DefaultCulture

 www.ropesgray.com 

 BIGipServerH1

 www.ropesgray.com 
 SC_Analytics_Global  www.ropesgray.com
 SC_Analytics_Session
 www.ropesgray.com


b) Analytics

Analytics cookies help us collect anonymous statistics on visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, how long a user spends on the Web site and the pages they visited. This information is used solely for our internal purposes in managing the site and improving its functionality.

Program

Cookie Name(s)

More Information 


 Google Analytics

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To opt out, please go to: 
http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
 
Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies but, if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that or to notify you each time a cookie is set.

You can also learn more about how to manage all cookies across different types of browsers by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org. The site includes additional useful information on cookies.

Please note that by blocking or deleting cookies used on the Ropes & Gray Web site you may not be able to take full advantage of the site.

Please note that new services using cookies may be added to the Ropes & Gray Web site from time to time. We aim to keep the cookies information as accurate as possible and use all reasonable efforts to regularly review and update the details. When we update these details we will post changes on this page or on other pages of our site.