We help our clients with digital life issues. Whether its social media privacy, reputation, digital discrimination, digital law, etc., we assist our clients in resolving their digital life challenges. Our experts analyze the situation, create solutions, and pro-actively implement them to protect our clients from lost academic or employment opportunities, negative media attention, digital discrimination, or digital based lawsuits. Our unique knowledge enables us to protect the digital lives of our clients so their electronic activity does not create professional, personal, or legal obstacles for success in the Digital Age. 

  • Some of the consulting services we offer:
    College and Employment Digital Life Advisory Services/Digital Life Background Checks (e.g. we review a client’s personal searchable and publicly available digital information and analyze the results and provide best practices so your digital activity does not negate college or employment opportunities).
    Mobile Device Reputation Review (e.g. we personally review your mobile device and set your phone up to be more private, safe, and secure digitally-this can be done in person or via video conferencing).
    Online Reputation Management and Protection (e.g. teach our clients how to protect their digital life from the prying eyes of others)
    Cyber-bullying, Revenge Porn, Doxing, Digital Blackmail, and Digital Resiliency Advising
    Corporate Digital Life Protection (e.g. how to protect your company from a social media related lawsuit)
    COPPA, FDA, FERPA, FINRA, FTC, and NCAA Social Media Compliance Advisory
    -Social Media Success Strategies
     (e.g. how to use social media to drive major media opportunities to increase revenues) 
    -State, Federal, & International Privacy Law and Public Policy Advising 
    -Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality/Facial Recognition Counseling 
    -Algorithmic and Data Discrimination Advising 
    -The Internet of Things (ioT) Counseling

    -Biometric/Wearable Legal, Regulatory, & Compliance Advising
    -Artificial Intelligence Legal Counseling 

We counsel clients on cutting edge technology issues that affect the digital ecosystem.

About Brad Shear

He is the leading authority regarding protecting the digital privacy and reputation of social media users. Brad’s legislation regarding how schools and employees may investigate and interact with applicants, students, and employees has been enacted in more than half the states across the U.S. and introduced in Congress.

Brad and his team can help your organization educate its employees, students, and members about the complex issues inherent in the Digital Age.  He is passionate about equipping his clients with the tools they need to protect themselves in our increasingly complex digital world. His award winning syndicated blog, Shear on Social Media Law, has been informing readers about the Digital Age since 2009 and his insight is regularly requested by the most respected media organizations in the world.

He is a member of Harvard Law School’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society’s Online Media Legal Network, serves on Bloomberg BNA’s Law Advisory Board, and is a member of the Board of Advisors for the University of Baltimore’s Center for Sport and The Law. Additionally, he has served as an adjunct professor in the MBA Program at The George Washington University and is regularly asked to guest lecture around the country. Brad started his career at the National Football League Players Association and subsequently worked for JP Morgan Chase and an entertainment start up before starting his consulting and law practice.