SEPTEMBER 10 | 1:00 - 2:45 PM

Data Security: Mortgage Is Under Attack. Battle Stations, People!
Small and Mid-Size Company Protection Strategies

Topics to be covered include Ransomware, Phishing, Wire Fraud, New York and other state Cybersecurity laws, Data Breach laws, federal and state enforcement (e.g., FTC, CFPB, banking regulators), and class actions.

Welcome to “New Reality.” The mortgage industry is a rich target for cybercriminals, and also for regulatory enforcement and lawsuits.  Mortgage companies have sensitive data, complicated processes, and numerous people in different institutions working in each transaction. Companies must prepare, but how? This bootcamp focuses on developing practical approaches to building cost-effective systems designed to mitigate the risk of a catastrophic event.

Who should attend?  Principals, senior management, Chief Information Security Officers, in-house counsel, compliance officers.

Limited Seating:  Only the first 40 people will be admitted.

Price:  Early Bird - $149 (ends July 31), Regular Price - $179


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John-Thomas Gaietto

Executive Director, Cybersecurity Services—Richey May & Co

JT has more than 18 years of experience providing enterprise information security and risk management services to a variety of organizations, with a particular emphasis on the financial services industry. He has a proven track record of collaborating with senior leadership and Boards of Directors to improve productivity and business alignment while maintaining security and regulatory compliance. JT’s vast expertise includes the development of security strategies based on organizational risk, oversight of security operations, incident response, third-party risk management, disaster recovery, building and leading high-performing Information Security teams, and customer and government due diligence oversight. His experience includes numerous compliance verticals, such as PCI-DSS, Sarbanes-Oxley, HIPAA, GLBA, FISMA, PIPEDA, New York State Department of Financial Services Data Security and GDPR.

Troy Garris

Managing Member—Garris Horn, PLLC

Troy is a business owner’s lawyer, priding himself on a results-oriented, pragmatic approach to addressing legal issues in the financial services world.  In his words, “I find out what the business wants, what it needs. If I start there, I can often find a way to get them to the result wanted, or very close to it, in a legal and compliant way.”  

Troy deals with federal and state compliance, enforcement defense, company formation, and mergers and acquisitions (M&A).  In these areas, Troy represents independent mortgage bankers (IMBs), community banks and other depositories, homebuilders, and related entities (e.g., lenders, servicers, title companies, secondary market investors, and equity funds).

TMBA will be holding its Boot Camp in conjunction with TMBA's Mortgage Symposium.

***You MUST register separately for this event in order to participate. The Boot Camp registration DOES NOT include attendance to the Mortgage Symposium nor does registration for the Mortgage Symposium include attendance to the Boot Camp.***

Lodging | Venue

Marriott Legacy Town Center | 7121 Bishop Rd, Plano, TX 75024
Reservations: (972) 473-6444 | reservations online (deadline August 20th)

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