What is a cookie?
A “cookie” is a text file that contains a small amount of information and is stored on your device when you visit a website. Your web browser then sends these cookies back to this website on each subsequent visit so that it can recognize you and remember things like your user preferences (e.g., the pages you visited, the documents you downloaded, the searches you performed, etc.).
Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device, allow you to navigate between pages efficiently, remember preferences, and generally improve the user experience.
Cookies can be temporary (e.g., session cookies) or permanent (e.g., persistent). They can also be first-party (e.g., placed by us) or third-party (e.g., placed by a third-party partner).
To learn more about cookies visit: https://www.aboutcookies.org
Farber uses first-party cookies to distinguish unique users, throttle request rate, identify a token to retrieve an ID or opt-out, or store campaign related information for a user.
Internet Protocol (IP) addresses are also collected to provide the user’s country, province, or city information.
How to control cookies
Please be advised that certain functionalities of the website may not operate properly without the acceptance of cookies.
Google Analytics provides a browser add-on to prevent data from being used by their product. If you are interested in opting out of Google Analytics, you may visit the following website to learn more about this add-on: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Notice does not cover third-party websites
Unless specified, links to third-party websites are not endorsements by Farber of third-party products or services. We make no warranties regarding how user data collected on third-party websites is stored or used by third-parties. We encourage you to read the privacy and cookie policies of these websites to understand how your information is used should you elect to use these websites.
Changes to this notice
Farber reserves the right to change this Notice at any time and will take reasonable steps to advise affected individuals of any material changes to this Notice. However, we encourage you to review this Notice regularly.
Addressing your concerns
If you have any questions or concerns, or wish to obtain further information about this Notice or how to request information from us, please contact us in writing at:
150 York Street, Suite 1600
Toronto, ON, Canada M5H 3S5
Attention: Chief Privacy Officer
Last updated: October 7, 2019.