Mr. Sameer Singh Somal

Blue Ocean Global Technology
4251 Lynn Circle
Doylestown, PA 18902
Office: 202-276-7589
Introduction

Sameer Somal is the CEO of Blue Ocean Global Technology and co-founder of Girl Power Talk. He is a frequent speaker at conferences on digital transformation, online reputation management, diversity & inclusion, relationship capital and ethics. Fundamental to his work at Blue Ocean Global Technology, Sameer leads collaboration with an exclusive group of PR, Law and Management Consulting agency partners. He helps clients build and transform their digital presence. Sameer is a published writer and Internet Defamation subject matter expert witness. In collaboration with the Philadelphia Bar Foundation, he authors continuing legal education (CLE) programs and is a member of the Legal Marketing Association (LMA) Education Advisory Council. Sameer serves on the national board of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). He is an active member of the Society of International Business Fellows (SIBF) and a CFA Institute 2022 Inspirational Leader Award recipient.

Some Recent Articles Authored By Sameer:

6 Social Media Community Management Tips for Better Customer Loyalty (Enterprise Viewpoint)https://enterpriseviewpoint.com/6-social-media-community-management-tips-for-better-customer-loyalty/

Defamation of Character and Emotional Distress Damage Charges (Blue Ocean Blog)https://www.blueoceanglobaltech.com/blog/defamation-of-character-and-emotional-distress/

5 Lessons To Learn From Famous Corporate Reputation Crises (Worth)https://www.worth.com/corporate-reputation-crises-lessons-famous-cases/

Have Controversial Opinions on The Current Crisis? Here’s How to Manage Your Online Reputation (Real Leaders)https://real-leaders.com/have-controversial-opinions-on-the-current-crisis-heres-how-to-manage-your-online-reputation/

Online Reputation Management, and Why It Is Important (Business.com)https://www.business.com/articles/what-is-online-reputation-management/

The role of SEO in online reputation management (ORM) (Search Engine Watch)https://www.searchenginewatch.com/2020/01/09/role-of-seo-in-online-reputation-management/?amp=1

Protecting Your Reputation in a Post Fact-check World (Reputation Today)https://www.blueoceanglobaltech.com/blog/importance-of-online-reputation-management/

Investing In Online Reputation Management Is No Longer Optional (Blue Ocean Blog)https://www.blueoceanglobaltech.com/blog/importance-of-online-reputation-management/

How Businesses Can Build, Monitor, and Repair Their Online Reputation (Bplans)
https://articles.bplans.com/business-online-reputation/
GameStop, Artificial Intelligence, Social Media, and the Future of Investing (CFA Institute)https://blogs.cfainstitute.org/investor/2021/05/05/gamestop-artificial-intelligence-social-media-and-the-future-of-investing/

The New Networking: 8 Strategies for Building Real Relationships (Entrepreneur)
https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/318453
When to Use Big Data — and When Not To (CFA Institute)https://blogs.cfainstitute.org/investor/2021/05/05/gamestop-artificial-intelligence-social-media-and-the-future-of-investing/

Building & Protecting Your Digital Presence During the COVID-19 Pandemic (GoodFirms)https://www.goodfirms.co/blog/building-protecting-your-digital-presence-during-the-covid-19-pandemic

Online Reputation Management: A Guide for Social Media Marketers (Social Media Examiner)https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/online-reputation-management-guide-for-social-media-marketers/

Aiming For A Digital Transformation? Don’t Forget Your Online Reputation (Chief Executive)https://chiefexecutive.net/aiming-for-a-digital-transformation-dont-forget-your-online-reputation/


Areas of Expertise
  • Asset Searches
  • Business Law
  • Defamation
  • Expert Witness Financing
  • Information Technology
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law
  • Judgment Recovery
  • Labor Law
  • Private Investigators

Expert Background
Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: CFA Institute
CFP Board
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association
Q: Please list your affiliations or memberships in any professional and/or industry organizations:
A: Member of the CFA Institute global approved list
Host of the CFA Institute talk show, entitled The Topic @ Hand
Member of the Board of Regents for the CFA Institute's Seminar for Global Investors
Contributing author at CFA Institute's Enterprising Investor Blog
Senior Grader of CFA exams
Engaged for special projects, including: CFA Institute: Why We Volunteer & CFA Program Success - 10 Timeless Tips for the CFA Charterholder Exams
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Recent Speaking Engagements:
InterCon USA 2021
Legal Marketing Association (Orlando, FL)
Empowering A Billion Women (Austin, TX)
Legal Marketing Association (Philadelphia, PA)
CFA Institute VBA Netherlands (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Clear Law Institute (Arlington, VA)
Benchbar Conference (Atlantic City, NJ)
Legal Week (New York, NY)

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Programs:
CLE Presentation 1: Using Social Media Effectively and Ethically in Your Law Practice 2019
CLE Presentation 2: Introduction to Online Reputation Management for Attorneys & Clients
CLE Presentation 3: Advanced Online Reputation Management for Attorneys & Clients
Q: Have any of your accreditations ever been investigated, suspended or removed? (if yes, explain)
A: N/A
Q: On how many occasions have you been retained as an expert?
A: 10+
Q: For what area(s) of expertise have you been retained as an expert?
A: internet defamation, online reputation management, digital reputation, digital marketing, digital crisis management
Q: For how many years have you worked with the legal industry as an expert?
A: 8
Q: What services do you offer? (E.g.: consulting, testing, reports, site inspections etc.)
A: consulting, testing, investigating, expert reports, damages assessment
Q: What is your hourly rate to consult with an attorney?
A: $325
Q: What is your hourly rate to review documents?
A: $325
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide deposition testimony?
A: $400
Q: What is your hourly rate to provide testimony at trial?
A: $400


References

Chris Brown
Brown & Rosen LLC
100 State Street, Ste. 900
Boston, MA 02109
(617) 728-9111
www.brownronsen.com


Roy Jones, CFP
Everspire 6900 S 900 E #200,
Midvale, UT 84047
8015140600
roy@everspire.com