Cookie Policy

Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA)  

FIFA-Strasse 20
8044 Zurich
Switzerland 

We use Cookies and similar technologies in order to distinguish you from other users. By using Cookies, we are able to provide you with a better experience and to improve the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine by better understanding how you use them. Please read this Cookie Policy carefully and ensure that you understand it. Your acceptance of our Cookie Policy is deemed to occur if you continue using the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine or when you press the “accept” button on our Cookie pop-up.

Date of issue of this Cookie Policy: June 2018 

What are Cookies?
For any definition used in this Cookie Policy, please refer to our Terms located at https://www.fifamedicinediploma.com/fifa-terms-of-service/, our Privacy Policy https://www.fifamedicinediploma.com/fifa-privacy-policy/ and the following:

“Cookie” means small data files, which are transferred to a computer’s hard disk in order to memorise information like registration IDs and passwords. A Cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the Cookie has originated, the “lifetime” of the Cookie and various values. The Cookies are placed on your computer or device by the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine when you visit certain parts of the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine and/or when you use certain features of the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine;

“Cookie Law” means the relevant parts of the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive) Regulations 2003, EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), the Swiss Telecommunications Act and Ordinance and other applicable laws in this context.

How do the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine use Cookies and web analytic tools?
When you visit the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine, we will use Cookies to collect information. First-Party Cookies are those placed directly by us and are used only by us. We have carefully chosen these Cookies and have taken steps to ensure that your privacy and personal data is protected and respected at all times. Third parties that are presenting advertisements on or within the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine may also set and use Cookies to access your computer. Please refer specifically to each third-party website and statements of Cookies to understand their procedures for collecting, using and disclosing personal information through their Cookies. All Cookies used by and on the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine are used in accordance with current Cookie Law. We also use Cookies which are strictly necessary. A Cookie falls into this category if it is essential to the operation of the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine, supporting functions such as logging in, 

The FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine also use web analytic tools. Web analytic tools refer to a set of tools used to collect and analyse anonymous usage information, enabling us to better understand how the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine are used. This enables us to track how you reach and use the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine and to improve the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine and the Services offered through them. The web analytic tools used by the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine also use Cookies to gather the required information.

What Cookies, web analytic tools and social plug-ins do the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine use?
The following first-party Cookies may be placed on your computer or device:

Category of Cookie Purpose & Type
Session Cookies Session Cookies are temporary and only remain on your computer or device from the point at which you visit the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine until you close Your browser. Session Cookies are deleted when you close your browser.
Permanent Cookies Permanent Cookies are those which remain on your computer or device for a predetermined period and are activated each time you visit the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine 
Third-Party Cookies Third-Party Cookies are not placed by us; instead, they are placed by third parties that provide services to us and/or to you. Third-Party Cookies may be used by advertising services to serve up tailored advertising to you on our Site, or by third parties providing analytics services to us and for functional purposes.
Functional Cookies Functional Cookies enable us to provide additional functions to you on the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine such as personalisation and remembering your saved preferences. Some Functional Cookies may also be strictly necessary Cookies, but not all necessarily fall into that category.
Performance Cookies Performance Cookies help us to understand how you use the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine, e.g. how efficiently you are able to navigate around them, and what features you use. 
Advertising Cookies Advertising Cookies help us understand when and how often you visit the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine, and which parts of them you have used (including which pages you have visited and which links you have visited). As with Performance Cookies, this information helps us to better understand you and, in turn, to make the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine and advertising more relevant to your interests. Some information gathered by targeting Cookies may also be shared with third parties.

Full list of Cookies used by the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine: 

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type
wordpress_last_visit They help to improve browsing experience: (a) highlight unread comments (wordpress_last_visit), one for each visited page, they expire at the end of the browser session.
wordpress_sec_{random} These cookies are set by our website when you log in to use the user area of the website.
__cfduid Cloudflare cookie used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. Does not store any personally identifiable information.
gdpr[allowed_cookies] Track users cookie usage consent.
redux_blast Needed for the visual theme to correctly render the website.
gdpr[consent_types] Track users data privacy consent.
gdpr%5Bprivacy_bar%5D Used to inform the user of our privacy policy and our cookie policy on our site.
PHPSESSID Is used to get or set the session id for the current session. Allows navigating the website without being logged out.
wordpress_test_cookie WordPress sets this cookie when you navigate to the login page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies.
wordpress_logged_in_{random} Cookies for logged-in users and for commenters. Verify who you are.
wfwaf-authcookie-{random} This website uses Wordfence – a security plugin to help keep our website safe. This cookie is set by the WordPress security plugin “Wordfence”. It is used to authenticate user’s login request. This cookie is persistent and expires in 1 day.
comment_author_email_{random} WordPress sets these cookies purely for convenience, so that you won’t need to re-type all your information again when you want to leave another comment.
comment_author_{random} WordPress sets these cookies purely for convenience, so that you won’t need to re-type all your information again when you want to leave another comment.
switch_mode This cookie is required so that the website can remember which view (mobile/desktop) the user wants.
bp-members-scope Used to store the last clicked activity tab – “My Groups”, “Mentions”, etc., and then switch to it on the next load.
bps_request The cookie is needed to save the search parameters while users paginate through the search results, and is cleared as soon as they move on to a different screen.
left-panel-status This cookie is required for the website to remember what navigation the user wants.
_ga This cookie is used to distinguish between users. The cookie expires after two years.
_gid This cookie is used to distinguish between users. The cookie expires after 24 hours.
_gat This cookie is used to reduce the request rate. The cookie expires after ten minutes.
JSESSIONID Stores a unique ID (the HTTP Session token) for the duration of the user’s browsing session on a site, and is strictly necessary for the functioning of the site.

The following Third-Party Cookies and tracking tools may be placed on your computer or device:

Name of Cookie Purpose & Type
_ga This cookie is used to distinguish between users. The cookie expires after two years.
_gid This cookie is used to distinguish between users. The cookie expires after 24 hours.
_gat This cookie is used to reduce the request rate. The cookie expires after ten minutes.
__cfduid Cloudflare cookie used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. Does not store any personally identifiable information.

The following analytic tools are used:

Solution Provider  Website Links
Google Analytics Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA, USA https://policies.google.com/?hl=en 

https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en https://policies.google.com/technologies/product-privacy

The following social plug-ins are used:

Solution Provider Website Links
Facebook Facebook Inc., Campus Building, Menlo Park, California, USA https://www.facebook.com/help/443483272359009/ 

https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/

Twitter Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900.
San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
https://dev.twitter.com/web/overview/privacy
Google+ Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA, USA https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en&gl=uk

https://developers.google.com/+/web/buttons-policy 

https://policies.google.com/terms?gl=US&hl=en

https://policies.google.com/technologies/product-privacy

LinkedIn LinkedIn Inc. Sunnyvale, California, USA https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy?trk=
Tumblr  Tumblr Inc, New York City, New York, USA https://www.tumblr.com/privacy
VK VK, Singer House, Saint Petersburg, Russia https://vk.com/privacy
XING XING, Hamburg, Germany https://privacy.xing.com/de/datenschutzerklaerung
YouTube YouTube LLC, San Bruno, Kalifornien, Vereinigte Staaten https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=de
SoundCloud  SoundCloud Limited, c/o JAG Shaw Baker, Berners House, 47-48 Berners Street, London W1T 3NF, UK. https://soundcloud.com/imprint

https://soundcloud.com/pages/privacy

Consent and control
Before Cookies are placed on your computer or device, you will be shown a pop-up requesting your consent to set those Cookies. By giving your consent to the placing of Cookies, you are enabling us to provide the best possible experience and service to you. You may, if you wish, deny consent to the placing of Cookies [unless those Cookies are strictly necessary]; however, certain features of the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine may not function fully or as intended, and you may lose any information that enables you to access our Site more quickly and efficiently including, but not limited to, login and personalisation settings.

In addition to the controls that we provide, you can choose to enable or disable Cookies in your internet browser. Most internet browsers also enable you to choose whether you wish to disable all Cookies or only Third-Party Cookies. By default, most internet browsers accept Cookies but this can be changed. For further details, please consult the Help menu in your internet browser or the documentation that came with your device.

All mainstream browsers provide instructions on how to control Cookies (e.g. Google Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647  Microsoft, Internet Explorer:  http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-10, Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US , https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201265 etc.). 

Data protection

Please refer to https://www.fifamedicinediploma.com/fifa-privacy-policy/

Changes to this Cookie Policy
This Cookie Policy may be amended from time to time. If we amend this Cookie Policy, any changes will be immediately posted on the  FIFA Medical Network and you will be deemed to have accepted the terms of the Cookie Policy on your first use of the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine following the alterations. We shall place an updated version on this page of the FIFA Medical Network. The FIFA Medical Network may also provide notices of changes to this Cookie Policy or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you generally on or within the FIFA Medical Network platform. 

Contact
If you have any questions about the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine or this Cookie Policy, please contact us by email at [email protected] or by post to Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), FIFA-Strasse 20, 8044 Zurich, Switzerland.

Precedence
In the event that the provisions of this Cookie Policy conflict with the provisions of a Third-Party Cookie Policy on the FIFA Medical Network/FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine, the provisions of this Cookie Policy shall prevail.

Jurisdiction and applicable law
This Cookie Policy and all matters arising out of or related to this Cookie Policy shall be governed by the substantive laws of Switzerland, without regard to conflicts of laws and principles thereof. 

Any controversy, claim or dispute between you and FIFA arising out of or relating to this Cookie Policy shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the competent Courts of the City of Zurich 1 (if the prerequisites are met then the Commercial Court of the Canton of Zurich), and each party hereby irrevocably consents to the jurisdiction and venue of such Court.