This Privacy Policy explains Arete's ("we," "our," or "us") policy regarding how we collect, use, disclose and transfer your personal information. By accessing this website (the "Site"), you agree and accept the terms of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Site and exit the Site immediately. Your continued use of this Site subsequent to changes to the terms of this Privacy Policy being posted shall signify your acceptance of those changes.



Information Collected and Stored Automatically


When you browse through our website, we gather and temporarily store technical information about your visit. This information does not identify who you are. The information we collect includes:



We use this information to improve our website and provide a better user experience for our visitors. We use tools to collect and aggregate this information. This information is available only to web managers and other designated staff who require this information to perform their duties. It is retained only for as long as needed for proper analysis.


Web Measurement and Customization


We use web measurement and customization technologies to help our website function better for visitors and to better understand how the public is using our website.


Visiting an Official Page on Third-Party Websites


We maintain accounts on third-party websites, such as social media sites, as tools to better interact with the public. Your activity on those third-party websites is governed by the security and privacy policies of those sites. Users of third-party websites are often sharing information with the general public, user community, and/or the third-party operating the website. These factors may use this information in a variety of ways. You should review the privacy policies of third-party websites before using them and ensure that you understand how your information may be used. You should also adjust privacy settings on your account on any third-party website to match your preferences.


Disclosure


Arete does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer any personal information about our visitors to our site unless required for law enforcement or by Federal law.


Intrusion Detection


For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, we employ hardware and software solutions to monitor traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or otherwise cause damage. In the event of authorized law enforcement investigations and as part of any required legal process, information from these sources may be used to help identify an individual.