2. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
2.1. Strictly necessary cookies
As the name suggests these cookies are strictly necessary to enable you to use and/or move around the Website and/or the Digital Platform or to provide certain features that you have requested:
2.2. Functionality cookies
These cookies enhance the functionality of the Website and/or the Digital Platform by storing your preferences.
2.3. Tracking cookies
These cookies will outlast user sessions. If a persistent cookie has its Max-Age set to 1 year, then, within that year, the initial value set in that cookie will be sent back to the server every time you visit the server. This is used to record a vital piece of information such as how a visitor initially came to this Website and/or the Digital Platform. For this reason they are also called tracking cookies. For example, once you have selected your preferred language, the Website and/or the Digital Platform will record this preference in a persistent cookie set on your browser. When you then revisit the Website and/or the Digital Platform it will use that persistent cookie to ensure that the content is delivered in your preferred language.
2.4. Analytic cookies and/or third party cookies
These cookies help to improve the performance of the Website and/or the Digital Platform, providing a better user experience. AcademicLabs uses Google Analytics, Mixpanel, Hubspot, Vitally and Hotjar to help AcademicLabs to analyze how users use the Website and Digital Platform. To support AcademicLabs' communications AcademicLabs may embed the content of social media channels such as YouTube, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter and AcademicLabs makes use of sharing possibilities on social networks. The channels AcademicLabs uses may present cookies from these websites, which are not controlled by AcademicLabs. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these cookies.
3. OPTING OUT OF COOKIES
There are a number of options available to avoid the storage of cookies. Please visit the websites of the different browsers to learn how to block the storage of cookies. Besides avoiding storage, it is also possible to delete at any time the current installed cookies on your computer. You need to bear in mind that if you decide to delete all of your cookies, you will likely have to re-enter all of your usernames and passwords on all of the websites and Digital Platform that you visited, which you previously didn't even have to think about. As mentioned before, cookies can be a real asset to the web surfing experience.
4. GOVERNING LAW – DISPUTE RESOLUTION
All issues, questions and disputes concerning the validity, interpretation, enforcement, etc. of this policy shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Belgian law. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this policy or the breach thereof shall be submitted to the sole jurisdiction of the competent courts of the registered office of AcademicLabs.