Basic Confidentiality and
hereafter `ARC', considers personal information, such as your name, postal and e-mail
addresses or telephone number, to be private and confidential. Accordingly, the personal
information you provide is stored in a secure location, is accessible only by designated
staff or authorized agents, and is used only to market our products or better serve our
customers. ARC will not disclose any personal information to other organizations.
When you browse a ARC web site, you
do so anonymously. Personal information is not collected. Some areas of our web sites,
however, may request that you voluntarily supply us with personal information, including
your name, email address, etc., for purposes such as correspondence, site registration,
making a purchase, or participating in online surveys.
ARC may also retain electronic
communications you send to our customer service representatives, webmaster or other
associates. These may be shared only within ARC as a means to continually improve customer
ARC web sites track information
about the visits to those sites. For example, statistics are compiled that show the daily
number of visitors to a site, the daily requests received for particular files on a site,
and what countries those requests come from. These aggregated statistics are used to
customize our web site to better meet your needs and may also be provided to others, but
the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such
There is a technology called
"cookies" which can be used to provide you with tailored information from a web
site. A cookie is an element of data that a web site can send to your browser, which may
serve site users. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving
you the chance to decide whether to accept it.
ARC may use the information users
give us to, for example, provide a service, measure consumer interest in our various
products and services or inform users about new products and programs. These offers may be
based on information provided in surveys, information that may indicate purchasing
preferences or email sent to a ARC site.
Any lists used to send you product
and service offers are developed and managed under strict conditions designed to safeguard
the security and privacy of customer personal information. ARC will use reasonable effort
to address all requests to remove names from any postal mail or email lists.
Because ARC considers the individual
information we maintain to be confidential, our policy is to disclose no personal
information gathered on-line to third parties unless release is required by law or is
pertinent to judicial or government investigations or proceedings. ARC does not sell, rent
or transmit personal information to other organizations.
Other Web Sites
ARC web sites may contain links to
other sites, and we make every effort to link only to sites that share our high standards
and respect for privacy. However, we are not responsible for the content or the privacy
practices employed by other sites.
ARC has no intention of collecting
any personally identifiable information (such as name, address, or telephone number) from
individuals under sixteen years of age. Where appropriate, ARC will specifically instruct
children not to submit such information on our web site.
By using a ARC site, you signify
do not use our sites. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or
remove portions of this policy at any time. Please check this page periodically for
changes. Your continued use of our sites following the posting of changes to these terms
will mean you accept those changes.
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video files and their arrangement on ARC's web sites are all subject to Copyright and
other intellectual property protection. These objects may not be copied for commercial use
or distribution, nor may these objects be modified or posted to other sites. Some ARC web
sites also contain images that are subject to copyright rights or their providers.