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Copyright notice
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Data protection notice
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It is ARI's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
ARI will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. ARI takes all reasonable measures to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies and how we use them
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Cookies may also be used by some parts of the site where we utilise third-party services, such as YouTube. These cookies are managed by these external sites, and no personal data is shared between ARI and its partners.

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