AlixPartners, LLP: Cookie Policy

POLICY STATEMENT

The following language (the “Cookie Language”) will be placed on the website at www.alixpartners.com/cookie-policy/ to inform users of the Firm’s cookie process:
AlixPartners uses cookies to better understand how you use and access our website. This information helps us to determine the website’s most popular sections. We may choose to analyze this information to better customize the website according to our customers’ needs and requirements. A cookie sends back limited information to us the next time you access our website to help us establish if you have accessed it previously. This allows us to seamlessly implement your user preferences. If you wish to find out more about the functions of cookies or configuring your browser in such a way that it allows all cookies, rejects all cookies or informs you when a cookie is being sent, please consult your browsers’ instructions or help pages.
We store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site (you cannot be identified from this technical information). For all other types of cookies we need your permission.

You can change or withdraw your consent from this page at any time.

Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.

Your consent applies to Alixpartners.com and sub domains.

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www.alixpartners.com __RequestVerificationToken
Description:This is an anti-forgery cookie set by web applications built using ASP.NET MVC technologies. It is designed to stop unauthorised posting of content to a website, known as Cross-Site Request Forgery. It holds no information about the user and is destroyed on closing the browser.
Lifespan:Session
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features.alixpartners.com _dc_gtm_UA-xxxxxxxx
Description:This cookie is associated with sites using Google Tag Manager to load other scripts and code into a page. Where it is used it may be regarded as Strictly Necessary as without it, other scripts may not function correctly. The end of the name is a unique number which is also an identifier for an associated Google Analytics account.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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alixpartners.com OptanonConsent
Description:This cookie is set by the cookie compliance solution from OneTrust. It stores information about the categories of cookies the site uses and whether visitors have given or withdrawn consent for the use of each category. This enables site owners to prevent cookies in each category from being set in the users browser, when consent is not given. The cookie has a normal lifespan of one year, so that returning visitors to the site will have their preferences remembered. It contains no information that can identify the site visitor.
Lifespan:1 year
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alixpartners.com ARRAffinity
Description:This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.
Lifespan:Session
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events.alixpartners.com _dc_gtm_UA-xxxxxxxx
Description:This cookie is associated with sites using Google Tag Manager to load other scripts and code into a page. Where it is used it may be regarded as Strictly Necessary as without it, other scripts may not function correctly. The end of the name is a unique number which is also an identifier for an associated Google Analytics account.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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disruption.alixpartners.com _dc_gtm_UA-xxxxxxxx
Description:This cookie is associated with sites using Google Tag Manager to load other scripts and code into a page. Where it is used it may be regarded as Strictly Necessary as without it, other scripts may not function correctly. The end of the name is a unique number which is also an identifier for an associated Google Analytics account.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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alixpartners.com _dc_gtm_UA-xxxxxxxx
Description:This cookie is associated with sites using Google Tag Manager to load other scripts and code into a page. Where it is used it may be regarded as Strictly Necessary as without it, other scripts may not function correctly. The end of the name is a unique number which is also an identifier for an associated Google Analytics account.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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contact.alixpartners.com ASPSESSIONIDXXXXXXXX
Description:This cookie name is generally associated with use as a general purpose platform session cookie, used by sites written with Microsoft ASP based technologies. The structure of the cookie name is a common root - ASPSESSIONID, followed by a series of unique letters. It is usually used to maintain an anonymised user session by the server.
Lifespan:Session
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www.alixpartners.com ai_user
Description:This cookie name is associated with the Microsoft Application Insights software, which collects statictical usage and telemetry information for apps built on the Azure cloud platform. This is a unique user identifier cookie enabling counting of the number of users accessing the application over time.user
Lifespan:1 year
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alixpartners.com OptanonAlertBoxClosed
Description:This cookie is set by websites using certain versions of the cookie law compliance solution from OneTrust. It is set after visitors have seen a cookie information notice and in some cases only when they actively close the notice down. It enables the website not to show the message more than once to a user. The cookie has a one year lifespan and contains no personal information.
Lifespan:1 year
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www.alixpartners.com ARRAffinity
Description:This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.
Lifespan:Session
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alixpartners.com ARRAffinity
Description:This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.
Lifespan:Session
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www.alixpartners.com ASP.NET_SessionId
Description:General purpose platform session cookie, used by sites written with Miscrosoft .NET based technologies. Usually used to maintain an anonymised user session by the server.
Lifespan:Session
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www.alixpartners.com ARRAffinity
Description:This cookie is set by websites run on the Windows Azure cloud platform. It is used for load balancing to make sure the visitor page requests are routed to the same server in any browsing session.
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Performance Cookies

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alixpartners.com _uetvid
Description:This is a cookie utilised by Microsoft Bing Ads and is a tracking cookie. It allows us to engage with a user that has previously visited our website.
Lifespan:1 year
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www.alixpartners.com ai_session
Description:This cookie name is associated with the Microsoft Application Insights software, which collects statistical usage and telemetry information for apps built on the Azure cloud platform. This is a unique anonymous session identifier cookie.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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insights.alixpartners.com _gid
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited._gid
Lifespan:a few seconds
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events.alixpartners.com _gat
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics, according to documentation it is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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blog.alixpartners.com _gid
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited._gid
Lifespan:a few seconds
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alixpartners.com _gclxxxx
Description:Google conversion tracking cookie
Lifespan:2 months
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features.alixpartners.com _gid
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited._gid
Lifespan:a few seconds
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features.alixpartners.com _ga
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners._ga
Lifespan:1 year
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events.alixpartners.com _gid
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited._gid
Lifespan:a few seconds
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events.alixpartners.com _ga
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners._ga
Lifespan:1 year
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alixpartners.com _ga
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners._ga
Lifespan:1 year
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insights.alixpartners.com _ga
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners._ga
Lifespan:1 year
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alixpartners.com _gid
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited._gid
Lifespan:a few seconds
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disruption.alixpartners.com _ga
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners._ga
Lifespan:1 year
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disruption.alixpartners.com _gid
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited._gid
Lifespan:a few seconds
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blog.alixpartners.com _ga
Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners._ga
Lifespan:1 year
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Targeting Cookies

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alixpartners.com _fbp
Description:Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
Lifespan:2 months
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alixpartners.com _uetsid
Description:This cookie is used by Bing to determine what ads should be shown that may be relevant to the end user perusing the site.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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alixpartners.com _gat_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Description:Google Analytics Cookies
Lifespan:a few seconds
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features.alixpartners.com _gat_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Description:Google Analytics Cookies
Lifespan:a few seconds
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disruption.alixpartners.com _gat_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Description:Google Analytics Cookies
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events.alixpartners.com _gat_xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Description:Google Analytics Cookies
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doubleclick.net IDE
Description:This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange
Lifespan:1 year
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linkedin.com UserMatchHistory
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active Linkedin profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.
Lifespan:1 month
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bing.com MUID
Description:This domain is owned by Mircosoft - it is the site for the search engine Bing.
Lifespan:1 year
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linkedin.com li_gc
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active Linkedin profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.
Lifespan:1 year
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linkedin.com li_sugr
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active Linkedin profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.
Lifespan:2 months
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youtube.com VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
Description:This cookie is used as a unique identifier to track viewing of videos
Lifespan:5 months
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slideshare.net browser_id
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, which is also part of Microsoft. It is used to provide services for embedding slide presentations into websites. Information collected via cookies on this domain can also be used for targeted advertising purposes.
Lifespan:4 years
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youtube.com VISITOR_PRIVACY_METADATA
Description:YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.
Lifespan:5 months
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linkedin.com bcookie
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active Linkedin profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.
Lifespan:2 years
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pi.pardot.com pardot
Description:This domain is owned by Pardot, a marketing automation platform which provides lead generation services to businesses.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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linkedin.com lidc
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active Linkedin profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.
Lifespan:a few seconds
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bing.com MSPTC
Description:This domain is owned by Microsoft - it is the site for the search engine Bing.
Lifespan:1 year
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youtube.com CONSENT
Description:YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.
Lifespan:1 year
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www.facebook.com  
Description:This domain is owned by Facebook, which is the world's largest social networking service. As a third party host provider, it mostly collects data on the interests of users via widgets such as the 'Like' button found on many websites. This is used to serve targeted advertising to its users when logged into its services. In 2014 it also started serving up behaviourally targeted advertising on other websites, similar to most dedicated online marketing companies.
Lifespan:Session
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www.linkedin.com bscookie
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active Linkedin profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.
Lifespan:2 years
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linkedin.com AnalyticsSyncHistory
Description:This domain is owned by LinkedIn, the business networking platform. It typically acts as a third party host where website owners have placed one of its content sharing buttons in their pages, although its content and services can be embedded in other ways. Although such buttons add functionality to the website they are on, cookies are set regardless of whether or not the visitor has an active Linkedin profile, or agreed to their terms and conditions. For this reason it is classified as a primarily tracking/targeting domain.
Lifespan:1 month
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doubleclick.net test_cookie
Description:This domain is owned by Doubleclick (Google). The main business activity is: Doubleclick is Googles real time bidding advertising exchange
Lifespan:a few seconds
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youtube.com YSC
Description:YouTube is a Google owned platform for hosting and sharing videos. YouTube collects user data through videos embedded in websites, which is aggregated with profile data from other Google services in order to display targeted advertising to web visitors across a broad range of their own and other websites.
Lifespan:Session
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www.alixpartners.com ARRAffinitySameSite
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alixpartners.com ARRAffinitySameSite
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contact.alixpartners.com intEmailHistoryId
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disruption.alixpartners.com _ga_xxxxxxxxxx
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Lifespan:1 year
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contact.alixpartners.com vx-email-guid
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Lifespan:1 year
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events.alixpartners.com _ga_xxxxxxxxxx
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Lifespan:1 year
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alixpartners.com _ga_xxxxxxxxxx
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Lifespan:1 year
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features.alixpartners.com _ga_xxxxxxxxxx
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Lifespan:1 year
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contact.alixpartners.com contact.alixpartners.com_VxSessionId
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passle.net PassleSessionCookie.2
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webcasts.weforum.org __utmc
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passle.net __RequestVerificationToken
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webcasts.weforum.org __utma
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Lifespan:1 year
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webcasts.weforum.org __utmt
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youtube-nocookie.com CONSENT
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Lifespan:1 year
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livestream.com __cf_bm
Description:This is a CloudFoundry cookie
Lifespan:a few seconds
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alixpartners.vuture.net vx-email-guid
Description:
Lifespan:1 year
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alixpartners.vuture.net intEmailHistoryId
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Lifespan:1 year
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uri.sh _ga
Description:
Lifespan:1 year
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alixpartners.vuture.net alixpartners.vuture.net_VxSessionId
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view.ceros.com testcookie
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passle.net .PassleASPXANONYMOUS
Description:
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uri.sh _ga_xxxxxxxxxx
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webcasts.weforum.org __utmz
Description:
Lifespan:6 months
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webcasts.weforum.org __utmb
Description:
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