Complete information on the use of cookies - Lea North America

Introduction

This “complete information” has been compiled and customized specifically for this site www.leausa.us according to the provisions of the Ordinance of 8 May 2014 issued by the Privacy Commissioner. This complements and updates other information already on the site and/or released before by the company, in conjunction with which all the information is provided as required by art. 13 of Legislative Decree no. 196/2003 and subsequent Ordinances issued by the Privacy Commissioner.


Important warning

We inform all third parties that the use of this information, or even just parts of it, on other websites in respect of which would certainly not be relevant and/or incorrect and/or inconsistent, may result in the imposition of heavy sanctions by the Privacy Commissioner.


Subject of information

Our company uses on these pages web technologies which use so-called “cookies” and this information is aimed at illustrating their use to the user in a clear and precise manner. This document supersedes and replaces in its entirety any previous information provided by the company with regard to cookies, which are to be considered completely outdated.


What are cookies

Cookies are text strings (small files), that the sites visited by a user send to their terminal (PC, tablet, smart phone, etc.), where they are stored before being re-transmitted to the same sites that sent them, during the next visit by the same person.


Types of cookies and related end uses

The cookies used on this website are of the following types:


  1. Technical cookies: allow the user to achieve optimal and fast navigation through the website and the efficient use of services and/or the various options it offers, allowing for example a purchase to be made or access to restricted areas to be authenticated. These cookies are necessary to improve the usability of the website, but they can be disabled.


  2. Analysis cookies: these are anonymous and aggregated analysis web tools, that collect information on how users use the site, how they got there, the number and duration of visits, etc. These cookies allow you to implement improvements to the website, which facilitate access by users and the collection of statistics. These cookies are not necessary for optimum usability of the website and therefore can be disabled.


  3. Third-party cookies: these cookies are installed on the user’s terminal by managers of third party sites, through this website. Third-party cookies, mainly used for analysis purposes, are derived mostly from the functionalities of Google Analytics. You can learn more about Google Analytics on the following link: http://www.google.it/intl/it/analytics.


To disable the cookies and to prevent Google Analytics from collecting navigation data, you can download the browser add-on to deactivate Google Analytics by clicking on the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.


Browser settings

Please also note that the user can configure, freely and at any time, their privacy parameters in connection with the installation and use of cookies, directly through their navigation program (browser) and following the instructions.

In particular, the user can set-up so-called “private browsing”, thanks to which their navigation program interrupts the saving of historical data on sites visited, any passwords entered, cookies and other information about the pages visited.

Be aware that if you choose to disable all the cookies (including those of a technical nature), the quality and speed of services offered by this website could worsen drastically and you could lose access to some sections of the site.


Practical information aimed at the user for the correct setting of the browser

To block or limit the use of cookies, both for this site and other websites, directly through your browser, follow the simple instructions below referring to the browser you most commonly use.

Google Chrome: click the icon labelled “Customize and control Google Chrome” located in the upper right corner, then select the menu item “Settings”. In the window that pops up, select the menu item “Show Advanced Settings” and then the menu item “Privacy” click on “Content Settings” where you can set the block or all of the cookies.

Microsoft Internet Explorer: click on the “Tools” icon in the top-right corner of the screen, then select the menu item “Internet Options”. In the window that pops up, select the menu item “Privacy” where you can set the block or all of the cookies.

Mozilla Firefox: from the drop-down menu located in the upper left corner select the menu item “Options”. In the window that pops up, select the menu item “Privacy” where you can set the block or all of the cookies.