Events | News



Shawn Tuma will be speaking at Social Media Breakfast on Thursday, August 30, 2012. His topic will be Social Media Law: It is Real and Really Can Impact Your Business. Click HERE to register to attend.

Shawn Tuma recently spoke to TrustPoint Management Group and presented on Social Media Law: The Legal Do’s and Don’ts of Social Media. Click HERE for the slides from this presentation.

Shawn Tuma was quoted in the June 2012 issue of InsideCounsel on the recent Computer Fraud and Abuse Act opinion by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in U.S. v. Nosal in article titled Decision Deepens Circuit Split on Scope of CFAA

Click HERE for the slides from Shawn Tuma’s recent presentation of “The Evolving Computer Fraud and Abuse Act: An Overview and Update of Recent Activity” to the Dallas Bar Association.

BrittonTuma is proud have sponsored the Socially Savvy Seminar that featured the Co-Founder of LinkedIn, Eric Ly as well as several other social media professionals who will share their expertise!

Social Savvy Seminar flyer

BrittonTuma was very proud to sponsor the Cure Fore Clara Golf Tournament on 10/31/11, a charitable golf tournament to raise money to help find a cure for Juvenile Dermatomyositis. Be sure to check out our YouTube for a video from the helicopter ball drop at the beginning of the tournament, it was awesome! Also check out the pictures from the event on our Google+ and Facebook pages.

Media | References

Shawn Tuma’s recent law review article on the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act was quoted in Whistleblower and Bounty Law, Steve Kardell, forthcoming March 2012

On January 3, 2012, Shawn Tuma was quoted extensively on social media

law in Your Business Needs a Social Media Policy: Here’s Why (and How) , Small Business Support publication.

In 2011, Professor David R. Papke and his co-authors included an excerpt from Law in Texas Literature: Texas Justice—Judge Roy Bean Style in their law school course book entitled Law and Popular Culture: Text, Notes and Questions that is published by LexisNexis.

Shawn Tuma was a guest on Capital Thinking, a national business talk radio show, where he discussed the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. The date of the program was October 13, 2011 and the archive is available HERE though Shawn’s segment begins at the 32:00 minute mark.

Shawn Tuma was interviewed by Cordell Parvin to discuss social media and computer fraud issues, available HERE

In June 2011, Shawn Tuma was quoted concerning privacy and social media law in Who Owns Your LinkedIn Profile? It Might Not Be You that was published in Forbes, BNET, PC World, and other news sources.