Introduction This “complete notice” has been prepared and customised specifically for this website, www.mezzanotte.it, on the basis of the May 8 2014 order of Italy’s personal data protection authority. It completes and updates the other information already present on the website and/or issued earlier by the company, in combination with which it provides all the information required under section 13 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 and subsequent orders of the personal data protection authority.

Important notice
Third parties are informed that use of this notice or a part thereof on other websites in reference to which it is not pertinent and/or incorrect and/or inconsistent may result in application of considerable fines by the personal data protection authority.

Subject of the notice
On these web pages our company makes use of technologies which resort to use of “cookies”, and this notice provides users with clear, precise information on how they are used.

This document cancels and fully replaces any previous information provided by the company regarding cookies, which should therefore be considered entirely obsolete.

What are cookies?

Cookies are strings of text (small files) which the websites a user visits send to the user’s terminal (pc, tablet, smartphone, etc.), where they are memorised and sent back to the site from which they came the next time the same user visits the site.

Types of cookies and their purposes

The cookies used on this website are of the following types:
Technical cookies: these allow users to enjoy quick, optimised browsing of the website and efficient use of the various services and/or options it offers, for instance by allowing users to make a purchase or log on to access restricted areas. These cookies are necessary to improve use of the website, but can be deactivated.

Analysis cookies: anonymous, aggregate web analysis tools which provide information on how users use the website, how they came to it, the number and duration of their visits, etc. These cookies allow us to make improvements to the website which will facilitate access by users and to prepare statistics. These cookies are not necessary for optimal use of the website and may therefore be deactivated.
Third party cookies: cookies installed on the user’s terminal by third-party website operators through this website. Third party cookies, the primary aim of which is analysis, mostly result from Google Analytics functions; for more information on Google Analytics go to: http://www.google.it/intl/it/analytics.
To disable cookies and prevent Google Analytics from collecting browsing data, download the additional browser component for deactivation of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Browser settings

We also inform users that they are free to configure their privacy parameters in relation to installation and use of cookies at any time directly through their own browser, following the instructions provided. Specifically, users may choose the “private browsing” setting, in which the user’s browser stops storing the history of websites visited, passwords entered, cookies and other information on pages visited. If the user decides to deactivate all cookies (including technical cookies), the quality and rapidity of the services offered by this website may be drastically worsened and some parts of the site may become inaccessible.

Practical advice for users on correct browser settings
To block or limit use of cookies by this website and other websites directly through your own browser, follow the simple instructions provided below for the most commonly used browsers.

Google Chrome: click on the “Customise and control Google Chrome” icon at the top right then select the menu item “Settings”. In the screen that appears, select the menu item “Show advanced settings” and then the menu item “Privacy”; click on “Content settings”, where you will be able to block some or all cookies.

Microsoft Internet Explorer: click on the “Tools” button at the top right, then select the menu item “Internet options”. In the dialogue box that appears, select the menu item “Privacy”, where you may block some or all cookies.

Mozilla Firefox: in the drop-down menu at the top left, select the menu item “Options”. In the dialogue box that appears, select the menu item “Privacy”, where you may block some or all cookies.