Effective Date: May 25, 2018

What is a cookie?

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Most Internet browsers support cookies; however, users can set their browsers to decline certain types of cookies or specific cookies. Further, users can delete cookies at any time.

Why We Use Cookies

Most pages on our site use cookies to provide web traffic statistics through Google Analytics, to allow our applications to run efficiently, and to identify if you have accepted the use of cookies from this site.

The cookies we use do not collect any personally identifying information about you or provide us with any way to contact you, and the cookies do not extract any information from your computer. Most pages on our site use cookies to provide web traffic statistics through Google Analytics, to allow our applications to run efficiently, and to identify if you have accepted the use of cookies from this site.

There are two types of cookies: (1) First-party cookies are created by the site you visited. The site is shown in the address bar. (2) Third-party cookies are created by sites other than the one you are on. For example, these sites may own some of the content, like ads or images, that you see on a webpage you visit.

We Use the Following Cookies

  • Internal Cookies:  Williams Mullen cookies assist to improve the visitor experience and performance of our website.
  • Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to understand how you use our website. This includes looking at where a visitor comes from and where they go when they leave our site. Google provides an opt-out for this tool here.
  • AddThis:  AddThis is a social media bookmarking tool that lets us share our content on social media pages.  Oracle, the owner of AddThis, states that browser settings or the link in the Choices section will opt you out of AddThis tools.

Disabling Cookies

Many commonly available browsers permit you to reject cookies from this site, and you may use this site with that feature of the browser enabled, by following the instructions on the "Help" menu bar of the browser. You may opt out of our use of cookies and tracking technology by selecting “No” when asked to consent.  If you elect to reject cookies and other tracking technologies, you may be unable to use some of the features and content on the website.