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Last Modified: July 2021

Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC (“Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi,” the “Firm”, “we” or “our” or “us”) receives and stores information that users of this web site provide to Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi.  Except for information you choose to provide or as otherwise stated in this privacy policy, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi does not otherwise collect personally identifiable information about users of this web site through this web site. 

Privacy, Security and the Internet

The firm respects users’ privacy and we take measures intended to protect your personal information.  Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure.  Although we have reasonable measures in place designed to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of your personal information transmitted to or through our web site.  Accordingly, please carefully consider what information you may share with us through this web site. 

Your Choice Not to Engage with Us Online

Please read this policy carefully to understand our policies and practices regarding your information and how we will treat it.  If you do not agree with our policies and practices, your choice is not to use our web site.  By accessing or using this web site, you agree to this privacy policy.  This policy may change from time to time (see Changes to Our Privacy Policy below).  Your continued use of this web site after we make changes is deemed to be acceptance of those changes, so please check the policy periodically for updates.

Regardless of whether you contact or engage with us through the internet, if you are a client of the firm, we may collect certain personally identifiable information about you in connection with our representation of you, and our confidentiality obligations are as stated in your engagement letter with the firm.   

Please note:  If you are engaging with us through a portal to exchange files, please do not use credentials for that portal that you use for other accounts.

Information We Collect About You and How We Collect It

We collect several types of information from and about users of our Web site, including information:

Employment Opportunities and Policies.

Any resumes and employment information submitted to Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi through this web site will only be used by Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi to determine whether to consider an individual for any employment openings. Further, in our hiring practices and in managing our existing workforce, the Firm is committed to maintaining a workplace free from harassment and discrimination and all employees are required to work in a manner that prevents harassment and discrimination in the workplace. To read CSG’s full Anti-Discrimination and Non-Harassment Policy, please click here.

How We Use your Information and with Whom We Share Your Information:

Our Use of Your Personal Information:

We use your Personal Information:

Our Legitimate Purposes include:

1) To provide client services:

2) To fulfill your requests:

3) For our business purposes, including:

With Whom We May Share Your Personally Identifiable Information

Except as expressly set forth below, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi does not provide any personally identifiable information to third parties, unless you request for any of such information to be sent to another party.  We may share your information (i) with third parties that provide services to us, such as third parties that maintain this web site or provide marketing assistance or data analysis to us; or (ii) if required by applicable law or regulation or court order. 

Co-Hosted Event

If we co-host an event, or the event is at third party venue, the co-host or venue may receive your information, too, for attendance and security purposes.  We do not control the co-host’s use of information.  Please visit any co-host’s site to review their privacy policies.

Service Providers:

Third parties that help us to manage this website, our systems and operations may have access to your information.  These third parties are contractually bound to use this only to serve our business needs and for no other purposes. 

Note that by visiting our social media accounts and/or interacting with those accounts, your posts will be publicly available, and the hosts of those sites may also access certain data. 

Payment Portal:

We do not collect or store your credit card number, your debit card or other payment account information. We use third party providers to do this for us. We also use third party providers to prevent fraud in our transactions. When you chose to pay for our services through the payment portal to which you can link from this Website, your transaction information, including your name, email or other points of contact, and payment information is stored by our third party provider(s). You are not required to create an account to effect payment through this portal. Our service providers that process payments and monitor and detect fraud have certified that they are PCI (payment card industry) compliant, and they have contractually committed to maintain your information in accordance with applicable laws.

These third party providers are not authorized by us to use the information you provide for your payment for our services except and only to help us do our business with you, or as required by law (for example, to confirm there is no fraudulent transaction). These third parties are also committed to cooperating with us when you make certain requests (for example to update and/or correct your information). They do not collect any information about the services that we have provided for you other than to confirm your file number and the invoice number that we have assigned to you.

If there is any concern about fraud or credit when you pay through this portal, we will let you know if we are allowed by law. We may be required by law to first report the problem to law enforcement officials. We use a third party vendor to detect fraud.

Please note that when you choose to pay in this manner, you are warranting to us that the information you provide is accurate, that you are authorized to use the payment method provided, and that you will notify us of changes that could impact your order, your account or your payment.

Law Enforcement and Compliance with Laws:

Onward Transfers.

In the event that Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi undergoes a corporate reorganization or an acquisition or merger, user information would be transferred to the surviving entity.


Information Collected about Your Device and Your Activities:

We and our service providers may collect information about your browser and/or the device from which you access our website:

Unsubscribing and Opting Out

If you have registered to receive newsletters, professional announcements or other marketing materials from us, you can opt out at any time by emailing us at We will promptly comply with your requests.

Please note, however, that we may still to send you important administrative messages, which you cannot elect to discontinue.

Inquiries and Access Regarding Your Personal Information

If you believe the Personal Information we have for you is inaccurate, incomplete, or no longer current, please contact us at Please note that we may require you to provide us additional information to verify who you are before we fulfill your request.

If we need further information from you before we can complete your request, we will contact you further.

Subject to our confirming your identity, and you providing any clarifying information we may need, we will comply promptly with your request and as required by law. 


Retention of Your Personal Information

We retain Personal Information for as long as needed or permitted in light of the purpose(s) for which it was obtained and consistent with applicable law.


If you link to another party’s site from this web site, you will be subject to the terms and conditions and privacy policy of such other party’s web site, which may be significantly different from the firm’s Terms of Use and this Privacy Policy.  Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi is not responsible for the privacy policy of these other sites or the security or use of any of your personal information collected at any of such sites.  Any and all links to other web sites are provided for convenience only.  Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi does not make any endorsements or representations and warranties about web sites that are accessed by linking from this web site or that link to the firm’s web site, the information or content provided on such web sites or the providers or owners of such web sites.


These Disclaimers, Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, and all claims arising out of or relating to the Disclaimers, Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, are subject exclusively to the laws of the State of New Jersey in the United States of America.  You agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for resolving any claims shall be the federal and state courts of the State of New Jersey and you waive any claim of inconvenient forum.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

It is our policy to post any changes we make to our privacy policy on this page with a notice that the privacy policy has been updated on the Web site home page.  If we make material changes to how we treat our users' personal information, we will notify you by email to the primary email address specified in your account and/or through a notice on the Web site home page.  The date the privacy policy was last revised is identified at the top of the page.  You are responsible for ensuring we have an up-to-date active and deliverable email address for you, and for periodically visiting our Web site and this privacy policy to check for any changes.

Cookie Policy

How do we use cookies?

We use cookies to gather analytical data such as:

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.

Contact Information

To ask questions or comment about this privacy policy and our privacy practices, contact us at