How Cybersecurity is Impacting People’s Rights (Regent University Symposium)

On September 30, 2017, I am speaking at the Regent University School of Law’s Law Review Symposium on The Expansion of Technology in the 21st Century: How the Changes in Technology are Shaping the Law and the Legal Profession in America. At the end of this post, I have provided links to additional publications I … Continue reading How Cybersecurity is Impacting People’s Rights (Regent University Symposium)

Musings about the Equifax Data Breach

This is intended to be an old-fashioned “blog” about thoughts on the Equifax data breach. It will be ongoing so please check back regularly. Topics Media interviews and commentary We are seeing shame hacking taken to a new level Will I lead a consumer class action lawsuit against Equifax? Lawsuits and investigations against Equifax What … Continue reading Musings about the Equifax Data Breach


TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION.  The Most Important Point of this Guide: The Law Firm Must Have Adequate Cybersecurity Defenses.  THE IMPACT OF CYBERSECURITY LAW.  Cybersecurity is a Legal Issue.  The Conundrum of Cybersecurity Law Schizophrenia.  LAWYER’S & LAW FIRM’S UNIQUE OBLIGATION TO PROTECT CLIENT DATA.  UNDERSTANDING THE BASICS OF CYBERSECURITY AND CYBERATTACKS.  What are the … Continue reading CYBERSECURITY FOR YOUR LAW FIRM

News Media & Press

Television & Video DFW CBS 11’s Ken Molestina interviews Shawn Tuma about parents’ role in helping to prevent cyberbullying CGTN America interviews Shawn Tuma to discuss privacy concerns with life insurance companies tracking your biometric data CW33’s Morning Dose discusses the Facebook rating your social trustworthiness with Shawn Tuma LinkedIn is sharing your information – … Continue reading News Media & Press

Cybersecurity Lessons Learned from SecureWorld #SWDAL16 Conference

Following an outstanding SecureWorld Expo – Dallas Conference, Courtney Theim posted a nice wrap up of the lessons learned as of the time of her post: #SWDAL16: What We’ve Learned So Far I am going to give you the gist of it and encourage you to go check out the full post: