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Cookie Policy

1. INTRODUCTION We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of visitors to our website and this policy explains how Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP ("Fried Frank") or ("we") may collect and use information about you through our website. This policy should be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy.

2. FRIED FRANK WEBSITE Like most websites, Fried Frank employs cookies or similar technologies on our website. A cookie is a small data file made up of letters and numbers which is placed by a website on the device you use to access the internet. Cookies serve different purposes. In our case, we use cookies on a limited basis to provide us with information about usage of our website so that we may provide an informative and useful experience for users and to allow for improvements to the site.

We use the following cookies:

  1. Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.
  2. Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  3. Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  4. Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below: 

Cookie Title Purpose Information
Google Analytics:




These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use the site. We use the information to compile reports and improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come from and the pages they visited.

If you register with us or complete our online forms, we will use cookies to remember your details during your current visit, and any future visits provided the cookie was not deleted in the interim.
Last for up to 2 years

_utm (2 years)

_ga (2 years)

_gat (1 minute)

_gid (24 hours)
Web server cookies:
Id token
These cookies are used by the web server to optimize and prioritize the delivery of dynamic content. They improve performance and efficiency, and do not read or record any personal data related to the user. Expire when the browser is closed
Session cookies



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[] _VxSessionId] _VxSessionId
These cookies are used for e-marketing, including:
  • when a user clicks on a “view as a webpage” link in an email to personalise a website;
  • other links to web pages;
  • tracking your website journey
  • un-subscribing: If you click unsubscribe, we will automatically log this information in our database. If you unsubscribe from any email invitation or alert, we will continue to store your personal data on a 'marketing suppression list' so as to record your preferences; and
  • Event RSVP buttons: In our invitations and confirmations we provide buttons to allow you to accept, decline, and register for that event. Clicking on these buttons will generate session cookies and your choice will be recorded in our database to help us manage the event.
“View as a webpage”, other links to webpages and intEmailHistoryId cookies last for 1 year.

Other session cookies expire when the browser is closed
Security cookies
These cookies are used to remember visitor sessions across the virtual firewall and content delivery network, for the purposes of identifying and blocking bots and other potential threats. Last for 1 year

We do not share the information collected by the cookies with any third parties.

It is possible to block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after 2 years. To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit

Contact information

If you have any questions in relation to this policy, please contact us at