Privacy & Conflict of Interest Policies
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ARI values your privacy. This notice summarizes ARI's online information practices. Please note that this policy is subject to change.

Privacy and Security

ARI uses industry-leading Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to keep your personal information as secure as possible. Autism Research Institute helps to protect your information by working with partners that provide a secure and safe environment for credit card donations and transactions.

ARI respects and protects your privacy and will never sell, trade or rent your personal information to other individuals or companies. The information that you provide is used only to complete transactions.

Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Data Collected

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted to the Autism Research Institute through Autism.com. On some pages, you can order products and register to attend events. Typically, you will be asked to provide:

Name
Address
E-mail
Phone/fax numbers
Payment Information
(etc.)

When you use the public areas of this Web site, you are anonymous.

ARI collects data to analyze usage, such as "hits" per page to determine visitors' topics of interest; we never provide site visitors' information to the public.

Transaction data (books, etc.) is exclusively used to complete transactions; this data is never shared beyond the extent necessary to complete your request.

Data collected through paper or online forms (E-2 ATEC, etc.) is exclusively used by ARI for research purposes. Identities and information are never shared with outside parties.

Return e-mail addresses are used to answer the e-mail ARI receives.

ARI makes every effort to ensure that the information provided on its Web site is accurate. However, ARI cannot guarantee this. Any materials used in research must be properly cited. Further use of materials, including reposting, redistribution, public display, entertainment, or commercial use is prohibited.

ARI is not, under any circumstances, responsible for the unauthorized use or redistribution of articles or files found on this Web site. If you have any questions, please contact us.

This site is copyright protected.

The information presented on this site is not intended as medical advice. Its intention is solely informational and educational. Please consult a medical or health professional should the need for one be indicated.