This statement describes Berry, Dunn, McNeil & Parker, LLC’s (“BerryDunn”) privacy practice for the use and disclosure of any personal information we collect from you when you use the tHHS website.


Other BerryDunn services or subsidiaries may use different privacy policies and provide separate notices for the collection and use of information. In the event that the particular BerryDunn service or subsidiary gives notice to a different policy, the posted policy, rather than this statement, will apply in the context of those services and/or by that subsidiary.

BerryDunn Clients

If you are a client of BerryDunn, your engagement letter or other agreement with us will govern the relationship between you and BerryDunn for the services provided to you under contract.

What information we gather and track

The personal information that we collect from you depends on your use of the site and interaction with us. “Personal information” is information that identifies, relates to, describes, is capable of being associated with, or could reasonably be linked, directly or indirectly with a particular person or household. 


This site uses cookies to provide you with an improved user experience. If you are a visitor to the website, we collect limited personal information through the use of cookies. If you prefer that we not collect and process information about you, please do not submit it to us and do not use the site.

Use of Cookies

tHHS and BerryDunn (collectively, “tHHS”, “us” or “we”) understand that your privacy is important to you and are committed to being transparent about the technologies it uses. This Cookie Policy explains how and why cookies, web beacons, pixels, clear gifs, and other similar technologies (collectively “Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies”) may be stored on and accessed from your device when you use or visit any website or app that posts a link to this Policy (collectively, “the Sites”). This Cookie Policy should be read together with our Privacy Policy and our Terms of use.

What are Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies?

A cookie is a small text file that can be stored on and accessed from your device when you visit one of our Sites, to the extent you agree. The other tracking technologies work similarly to cookies and place small data files on your devices or monitor your website activity to enable us to collect information about how you use our Sites. This allows our Sites to recognize your device from those of other users of the Sites. The information provided below about cookies also applies to these other tracking technologies. You can find more information at www.allaboutcookies.organd

How do our Sites use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies?

tHHS uses Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to identify you and your interests, to remember your preferences, and to track your use of our Sites. We also use Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies to control access to certain content on our Sites, protect the Sites, and to process any requests that you make of us.

To administer our Sites and for research purposes, tHHS also has contracted with third party service providers to track and analyze statistical usage and volume information from our Site users. These third party service providers use persistent Cookies to help us to improve the user experience, manage our Site content, and analyze how users navigate and utilize the Sites.

First and Third Party Cookies

“First party Cookies” are cookies that belong to tHHS and that tHHS places on your device. “Third party Cookies” are cookies that another party places on your device through our Site. tHHS may contract with third party service providers to send e-mails to users who have provided us with their contact information. To help measure and improve the effectiveness of our e-mail communications, and/or to determine whether messages have been opened and links clicked on, the third party service providers may place Cookies on the devices of these users.

For more information on how these companies collect and use information on our behalf, please refer to their privacy policies as indicated below.

Depending on the Site, we use the following types of cookies:

Persistent Cookies. We use persistent Cookies to improve your experience of using the Sites. This includes recording your acceptance of our Cookie Policy to remove the cookie message which first appears when you use the Sites.

Session Cookies. Session Cookies are temporary and deleted from your machine when your web browser closes. We use session Cookies to help us track internet usage as described above.

You may refuse to accept browser Cookies by activating the appropriate setting on your browser. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the Sites. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse Cookies, our system will issue Cookies when you direct your browser to our Sites.

The data collected by the Sites and/or through Cookies that may be placed on your computer will not be kept for longer than is necessary to fulfill the purposes mentioned above. In any event, such information will not be kept for longer than one year.

Our Cookies are used for the following purposes:

Cookie Type


Strictly Necessary/ Technical

These Cookies are necessary to allow us to operate our Sites so you may access them as you have requested. These Cookies, for example, let us recognize that you have created an account and have logged into that account to access Site content. They also include Cookies that enable us to remember your previous actions within the same browsing session and secure our Sites.

Analytical/ Performance

These Cookies are used by us or third party service providers to analyze how the Sites are used and how they are performing. For example, these Cookies track what pages are most frequently visited, and from what locations our visitors come from. If you subscribe to a newsletter or otherwise register with the Sites, these Cookies may be correlated to you. These Cookies include, for example, Google Analytics cookies.


These Cookies let us operate the Sites in accordance with the choices you make. These Cookies permit us to "remember" you in-between visits. For instance, we will recognize your user name and remember how you customized the Sites and services, for example by adjusting text size, fonts, languages and other parts of web pages that are alterable, and provide you with the same customizations during future visits.

Third Party Advertising

These Cookies collect information about your activities on these and other sites to provide you targeted advertising. We may also allow our third party service providers to use Cookies on the Sites for the same purposes identified above, including collecting information about your online activities over time and across different websites. The third party service providers that generate these Cookies, such as AdobeGoogleLinkedInTwitter and Facebook, have their own privacy policies, and may use their Cookies to target advertising to you on other websites, based on your visit to our Sites.


How do I refuse or withdraw my consent to the use of Cookies?

If you do not want Cookies to be dropped on your device, you can adjust the setting of your Internet browser to reject the setting of all or some Cookies and to alert you when a Cookie is placed on your device. For further information about how to do so, please refer to your browser ‘help’ / ‘tool’ or ‘edit’ section or see . Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all Cookies (including strictly necessary Cookies) you may not be able to access or use all or parts or functionalities of our Sites.

If you want to remove previously-stored Cookies, you can manually delete the Cookies at any time. However, this will not prevent the Sites from placing further Cookies on your device unless and until you adjust your Internet browser setting as described above.

For more information on the development of user-profiles and the use of targeting/advertising Cookies, please see if you are located in Europe, or if in the United States.

How do we use Other Tracking Technologies in our communications?

tHHS and/or BerryDunn may collect information about whether you open or click any links in the knowledge, research, or event communications that we send to you through web beacons.

A web beacon is a graphic image, which is placed on a website or in an email that alone or in conjunction with cookies compile information about your usage of or your interaction with a tHHS website or email. For example, we may add web beacons to the knowledge, research or event communications that we send to you to determine whether you have opened our email or clicked a link. The analysis gathered helps us improve the effectiveness of content and format of our websites and email communications.

How do I refuse or withdraw my consent to the use of Web Beacons?

You may avoid web beacons by configuring your email reader program to disable the functionality that enables remote images to load and by refraining from clicking on any links in email messages.




What we do with the information we gather and track


When you submit information to us, we endeavor to protect such information against unauthorized disclosures by using secure technologies. BerryDunn uses reasonable safeguards designed to protect your information through our databases, policies, and procedures. We also take reasonable steps to ensure that our service providers also protect our information. However, no transfer of data is completely secure. BerryDunn provides no warranties that your information will be private or secure.

In addition to the purposes for collection described above, BerryDunn may use the information we collect about you for the purpose of performing professional services, running our business operations, providing communications regarding our services and events, requesting feedback, and as necessary for the purpose for which the information was given.

We may share your information with our service providers with whom we have a contractual relationship with and perform services for BerryDunn. In addition, we may disclose your personal information with other third parties for purposes of complying with legal, regulatory, or professional standards.

In the event of a merger, sale, acquisition, reorganization, or transfer of control, BerryDunn may transfer your information to parties involved in the event.  

Contact us

We may modify and revise this Privacy Policy at our discretion. Any changes will be posted on this website. We encourage you to review this Privacy Statement periodically to view any updates.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please direct your request to

If you are a California resident and wish to access or delete the personal information that we collected from you, please contact us at

Disclaimer: We strive to make all information and content on this site accurate and complete, however we cannot guarantee or warranty in any way, shape or fashion. We strongly recommend performing additional due diligence for your research and decisions.