By submitting personal data to us and/or by using our website you give your consent that all personal data that you submit may be processed by us in the manner and for the purposes described below.
Who are we?
We are LAW BUSINESS RESEARCH LIMITED. We are registered in England and Wales and have our registered office at:Law Business Research 87 Lancaster Road London, W11 1QQ Company Number: 03281866
Anonymous data collected through this website
We automatically collect some information when you visit the site because your IP address needs to be recognised by our server. We do not identify users or collect cookies from this information.
We may offer cookies to you and you should ensure that your web browser is set up to not accept cookies if you do not wish to receive them. Please note that if you disable cookies, some services or website functionality may not be available. We use the following cookies:
- Essential cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, and to use online forms.
- Analytical cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
- Marketing cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences. These cookies also record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website, the advertising displayed on it and communications sent more relevant to your interests.
By continuing to use this site, you are accepting our use of these cookies that make advertising and communications more relevant to you and your interests, and further help us to improve the site.
This website uses the following cookies:
|Name||Essential / Analytics / Marketing||Lifespan (eg session, persistent)||Full Description (ie what it does)||Intrusiveness / Justification|
|CFID, CFTOKEN, JSESSIONID||Essential||Session||Identifies your current session to our web server.||Zero – standard session cookie served by the web server. They hold no personal information.|
|NEWGEOCODE||Analytics||30 days||Identifies your current geographical country location to our web server based on your IP address.||Low - we use this cookie to serve location specific content and set correct currency types for our shops. They hold no personal information beyond geographical location.|
|ASP.NET_SessionId||Essential||Session||IIS Session cookie||Zero – standard session cookie served by the web server|
|wow.anonymousId||Analytics||2 year||Anonymous Visitor ID||Zero - does not store user data, only stores active menu node over post-back|
|wow.schedule||Analytics||1 day||Load Balance Session Queue||Zero – standard session cookie served by the web server|
|wow.session||Analytics||1 day||IIS Session cookie||Zero – standard session cookie served by the web server|
|wow.utmvalues||Analytics||1 day||Stores the UTM values for the session||Low – does not store user data, only stores active menu node over post-back to allow us to better understand site usage|
|__cfduid||Essential||5 years||Used by CloudFlare for whitelisting specific users from security restrictions.||Low - used to identify trusted web traffic to defend against malicious attacks|
|_ga,_gid||Analytics||2 years||Google analytics for site and twitter||Low - does not store personal data, used for site optimisation|
|Ajs_anonymous_id||Analytics||1 year||Segment identifier||Low - used to track page views and user interactive events to allow us to better understand site usage|
|Ajs_group_id||Analytics||1 year||Segment identifier||Low - used to track page views and user interactive events to allow us to better understand site usage|
|Ajs_user_id||Analytics||1 year||Segment identifier||Low - used to track page views and user interactive events to allow us to better understand site usage|
|First_name||Analytics / Marketing||Session||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Medium - user data stored for use in Segment and GA reporting. This will allow us to link your visit with your personal / organisational details in order to better understand usage, market our products and to provide a personalised service|
|Institutional_login||Analytics / Marketing||Session||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Low - Allows auto login via cookie or IP authentication|
|Lang||Analytics / Marketing||Session||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Low - Allows auto login via cookie or IP authentication|
|Log_in_values_1||Analytics / Marketing||Session||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Low - Allows auto login via cookie or IP authentication|
|Log_in_values_2||Analytics / Marketing||Session||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Low - Allows auto login via cookie or IP authentication|
|Logged_in||Analytics / Marketing||Session||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Low - Allows auto login via cookie or IP authentication|
|Products||Analytics / Marketing||Session||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Low - Allows auto login via cookie or IP authentication|
|user_name||Analytics / Marketing||10 years||Key pair values in our Content Management System||Low - Allows auto login via cookie or IP authentication|
|personalization_id||Analytics||2 years||Personalised identification code||Low - Twitter personalisation of adverts|
|user_change||Essential||Session||Value for our Content Management System||Low - used for site optimisation|
|login||Essential||Session||Stores encrypted credentials||Low - identifies logged in site subscribers who chose the "remember me" option to our web server. They hold no personal information beyond site username.|
|encryptedLogin||Essential||Session||Stores encrypted credentials||Low - identifies logged in site subscribers who chose the "remember me" option to our web server. They hold no personal information beyond site username.|
|__gads||Marketing||3 years||Unique Tracking ID||Low - used by Google DFP to support our site advertisments. We use this information to implement advertisment features and target ads for users. All information collected is in an anonymous form. For more information see the Google DFP cookies help page and the DFP opt-out site.|
|_ga||Analytics||2 years||Personalised identification code||Low - identifies user content for better user experience|
|_ceg.s||Analytics||7 days||Records user preferences||Low - identifies user content for better user experience|
|_ceg.u||Analytics||7 days||Records user preferences||Low - identifies user content for better user experience|
|_empty_session||Essential||Session||Internal Use for Session values||Zero – standard session cookie served by the web server. They hold no personal information.|
|_mkra_ctxt||Essential||1 day||Internal caching||Low - used for site optimisation|
|dontrememberme||Essential||15 years||Internal authentication||Low - used for site optimisation|
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Collection of personal data including e-mail addresses
We collect information about you when you register with us on our website. We will also collect information when you voluntarily complete surveys or provide feedback. Website usage information is collected using cookies, and through automatic means (see below).
Should you decide to purchase any services that we offer, we will need to collect financial information necessary to conduct such a transaction ("Financial Information"). Financial Information that is collected may be used to check your qualifications for registration, to bill you for products and services, or other purposes. We do not share Financial information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide you with any product or service that you may have purchased.
We will only collect and retain personally identifiable information to the extent that it is strictly necessary for our legitimate business purposes.
Use of personal data
We collect information about you to provide the services available and to send you information about us and promotional materials about other companies associated with us.
We may use information collected about you from the website to personalise your repeat visits to our website.
We may pass on your non-personally identifiable demographic information in connection with our advertisers and other service partners.
Disclosure to third parties
We may disclose your personal information to third parties if we buy or sell any business assets, in which case we may disclose your personal information to a prospective buyer or seller of such assets. If our company is bought by another company the personal information we hold about you and our other registered users and customers will be one of the assets transferred when the company is sold.
We may also disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so, for example, to the Police.
We would like to send you information about products and services of our and other associated companies which may be of interest to you. If you have consented to receive marketing information, you may opt out at a later date.
You have a right at any time to stop us or any associated companies from contacting you for marketing purposes.
If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes please contact us at the address given below.
Access to your information and correction
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please email or write to us at the address given below. We may make a small charge for this service.
We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information that you think is inaccurate.
Information posted on chat rooms, forums, message boards and/or news groups that we may host on this website, becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
Changes to our privacy and cookies policy
We will improve and add new functionality and features to this website and improve and add to our existing products, services and promotions. Because of these ongoing changes, changes in the law and the changing nature of technology, our data practices will change form time to time. If and when our data practices change, we will post the changes on our website to notify you. We encourage you to check this page frequently.
How to contact us
Office hours: 9am to 6pm GMT