News & Updates

February, 2017

How to Choose the Best Executive Protection Service

Selecting an executive protection (EP) service may be one of the most critical decisions in an executive’s career. How do you choose the best executive protection service?
February, 2017

IoT and SCADA Breaches: Lessons Learned & Case Studies

Lawrence Dietz, TAL Global’s General Counsel and Managing Director of Information Security, TAL Global Corporation, will be the facilitator of a Peer-to-Peer presentation titled "IoT and SCADA Breaches: Lessons Learned & Case Studies", at the RSA Conference at the RSA Conference 2017, February 14, Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, USA. February 14, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM.
January, 2017

Fraud Alert! Film Industry Professionals

A fraud scam is being perpetrated on film industry professionals by a group of fraudsters, posing as Huaxia Film Distribution, a legitimate company.
January, 2017

Mr. Oscar Villanueva promoted to TAL Global’s Chief Operating Officer

As of January 3, 2017, Mr. Oscar Villanueva, TAL Global’s Managing Director of Investigations, has accepted a promotion to Chief Operating Officer.
January, 2017

Is airport security an impossible dream?

Dr. Erroll Southers, TAL Global’s Managing Director, Counter-Terrorism & Infrastructure Protection, wrote in USA Today, exploring the implication of this most recent tragic event on aviation security, as well as possible steps to mitigate the vulnerabilities exposed by this and other attacks.
January, 2017

TAL Global and Arent Fox New CALOSHA Workplace Violence Rules Webinar

Please join us for a free webinar designed to help […]
December, 2016

Forensic Psychiatry – An Unusual Mental Health Defense

While we've gotten used to hearing plaintiffs use arguments about the impact of alleged sexual harassment, discrimination and retaliation in the workplace, on their physical and mental health, a recent court case vividly demonstrated how the defense can make use of forensic psychiatry to counter these claims.
November, 2016

Worldwide Multi-National Reduction In Force (RIF) – An Ounce of Preparation Can Prevent A Pound of Lawsuits

Reduction In Force (RIF) is the process used to trim full time employment positions. TAL Global has provided security and assurance during many RIF operations.
November, 2016

The Recent Massive Internet Attack: What does it mean to you and what should you do about it?

The attack was executed by a botnet, called Mirai which is a collection of ‘captive’ devices, such as webcams and baby monitors. The botnet generated by tens of millions of IP addresses overloaded the system resulting in the massive outage.
September, 2016

Terrorist Decision Making (TDMTM) – Increasing Aviation Security By Turning Your Organization Against Itself

In our zeal to protect ourselves from the next attack, the current emphasis on technological countermeasures focuses on yesterday’s threat and usually does not give enough attention to “the human element” which evolves rapidly, creating ever-changing threat profiles.
August, 2016

Executive Protection (EP) – It’s All About People

Even the most tech-savvy CEO knows that while technology is paramount to our lives and to our business success, real breakthroughs - technological or commercial - are brought about by people. It's people that dream, innovate, develop, implement, push, and end up bringing home the bacon; in short, it's all about people.