This website uses cookies. You can choose to accept or refuse the use of cookies.

We encourage you to read this Cookie Policy carefully, and to regularly check this page to review any changes we might make in accordance with the terms of this Cookie Policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files that are stored on a user's computer. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular client and website, and can be accessed either by the web server or the client computer.  These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us provide you with the best experience and allows us to improve our website.

Why do we use cookies?
We use cookies to identify which pages of our website you use. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to better understand what our users want. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes. We do not share this information with anyone else.

What types of cookies do we use?

There are different types of cookies. In particular, we use the following cookies:






Enables load balancing for multiple web servers



Security token



Session ID


2 years

Distinguishes users


24 hours

Distinguishes users


1 minute

Throttles request rates


1 year

Tracks user activity



Determines if a user should see header animation after first page load

How can you control cookies?

All recent versions of popular browsers give users a level of control over cookies. You can set your browser to accept or reject some or all cookies, or to prompt you each time a cookie is offered.  Each browser is different so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

With new devices being created all the time, including tablets and phones it is not possible to list every browser for every device. The best advice is to consult the browser publishers’ websites for further instructions regarding cookies.

Policy changes

This Cookie Policy may be amended or updated from time to time to reflect changes in our practices with respect to the Processing of Personal Data, or changes in applicable law.

Contact information

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

or in writing to:

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
Attn.: Office of the General Counsel
Michael Salzman, Esq.
One Battery Park Plaza
New York, New York 10004
United States of America